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Unread 08-24-2013, 06:45 AM   #1
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question about jeep dash controls?

Hey guys I just got an 05 WK limited and this is the best thing I have every bought. My question Is on the dash there is like a little eye or sensor but im not sure what it really is. I thought it might be an aux port but Its not attached to the radio so Im not really sure. Any idea what this is?

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Unread 08-24-2013, 07:23 AM   #2
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I always assumed it was a sensor for the automatic climate control, but never really confirmed that.

You're talking about the sensor above the rear-window defrost button, correct?
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Unread 08-24-2013, 07:30 AM   #3
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I always assumed it was a sensor for the automatic climate control, but never really confirmed that.

You're talking about the sensor above the rear-window defrost button, correct?
That's what I always thought! The little silver thing?
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Unread 08-24-2013, 08:59 AM   #4
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yes it is indeed an infrared temp sensor for the climate control. I partially covered mine with a tablet and the LOW auto just kept crankin out at max because it kept seeing heat infront of it.
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Ambient temperature sensor
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Unread 08-25-2013, 06:33 AM   #6
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That's what I was thinking but wasn't sure. Does anyone know how to change the clock from AM to PM? LOL
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Unread 08-25-2013, 06:58 AM   #7
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That's what I was thinking but wasn't sure. Does anyone know how to change the clock from AM to PM? LOL
Owners manual says it all
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Unread 08-25-2013, 08:11 AM   #8
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Unread 08-26-2013, 10:03 AM   #9
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Sadly it didn't come with one or else I would have started there
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Unread 08-26-2013, 11:14 AM   #10
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It's in the EVIC settings just step through the options and you'll find it - IIRC the option is either 12 or 24 hour lock

sorry I drove my VW to work today; I don't have access to my OM
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Unread 08-26-2013, 02:06 PM   #11
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Should be able to find what you need here:

http://wkjeeps.com/wk_brochures.htm
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Unread 08-26-2013, 08:00 PM   #12
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thanks guys ill give it a shot
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