MONITOR SYSTEM DETAILS

  1. FUNCTION OF MAIN COMPONENTS

    Component Function
    Rear Television Camera Assembly Transmits a video signal of the area behind the vehicle to the radio and display receiver assembly*1 or navigation receiver assembly*2.
    Radio and Display Receiver Assembly*1
    • Receives signals from the park/neutral position switch assembly and turns the rear television camera assembly on and off.

    • Displays the image transmitted by the rear television camera assembly on the screen.

    Navigation Receiver Assembly*2
    Park/Neutral Position Switch Assembly Sends a shift R position signal to the radio and display receiver assembly*1 or navigation receiver assembly*2.
    • *1: Models with Display Audio System, Premium Display Audio System or Premium Display Audio with JBL System

    • *2: Models with HDD Navigation System

  2. OPERATING CONDITION

    1. This system operates when both the following conditions have been met:

      1. Ignition switch is ON.

      2. Shift lever is in R.

  3. FUNCTION

    1. Area Displayed on Screen

      1. On the display, objects on the right of the vehicle appear on the right side of the display panel, and objects on the left of the vehicle appear on the left side of the display panel.

      2. The rear television camera uses a wide-angle lens. The perceived distance from images that appear on the screen differs from the actual distance.

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        Note

        The area displayed on the screen may vary according to vehicle status or road conditions. The area covered by the rear television camera assembly is limited. The rear television camera assembly does not show objects close to either corner of the bumper or show the area under the bumper.

    2. Warning Message

      1. A warning message appears at the bottom of the screen under the following conditions. The warning message appears in the same language that has been selected by the language selector of the multi-display.

        Message Appearing at Bottom of Screen
        Warning Message Condition
        Check surroundings for safety. This message always appears during system operation.
  4. CONSTRUCTION

    1. Rear Television Camera Assembly

      1. The rear television camera assembly consists of a wide-angle lens and a Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS).

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        *1 Wide-angle Lens - -
    2. Multi-display (Rear View Monitor Display)

      1. When reverse is selected, the display shows the image from the rear television camera assembly.

      2. When the multi-display shows the image of the area behind the vehicle, the parking guide lines are also displayed.

      3. A description of the parking guide line mode display is provided in the following diagram.

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        Item Description
        (1) Distance Guide Line (Red) Indicates a position on the ground about 0.5 m (1.5 ft.) behind the rear bumper.
        (2) Distance Guide Line (Blue) Indicates a position on the ground about 1.0 m (3.0 ft.) behind the rear bumper.
        (3) Vehicle Center Guide Lines (Blue) These lines indicate the estimated position on the ground of the center of the vehicle.
        (4) Vehicle Width Extension Guide Lines (Blue) Indicate the estimated vehicle width.
        (a) Warning Message Display Area Area where warning messages are displayed.
  5. FAIL-SAFE

    1. The table below indicates fail-safe operation when a malfunction is detected:

      Malfunctioning Part Detection Item Function
      Rear Television Camera Assembly Rear television camera assembly malfunction signal is detected. System stops signal reception and displays a dark screen.