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Push the speed control lever inward (toward
the steering column) and release (“ON/OFF”).
The indicator light in the lever (and in the
instrument cluster on some models) will illu-
minate to show that the speed control system is ON. To
turn the system OFF, push the lever inward (toward the
steering column) again and release. At this time, the
system and the indicator light will turn off.
Leaving the Electronic Speed Control system on
when not in use is dangerous. You could accidentally
set the system or cause it to go faster than you want.
You could lose control and have an accident. Always
leave the system OFF when you aren’t using it.
To Set At A Desired Speed:
When the vehicle reaches the speed desired, push the
lever down and release (“SET/DECEL”). Remove your
foot from the accelerator pedal and the vehicle will
operate at the selected speed.
Speed control will only function in third, fourth, or
fifth gear when in the Autostick Mode (if equipped).
The speed control may not engage if a different size
tire is installed on one wheel, such as the compact
The system will disable Electronic Speed Control without
erasing the memory if you:
Softly tap the brake pedal.
Depress the brake pedal.
Push the speed control lever away from you (“CAN-
Pushing and releasing the lever (“ON/OFF”) or turning
off the ignition erases the set speed from memory.
To Resume Speed:
If you deactivated the speed control without erasing the
set speed from memory and your vehicle speed is above
20 mph (32 km/h) you can resume the previous set
110 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE