Retained Accessory Power (RAP)

The following accessories can be used for up to 10 minutes after the engine is turned off.
• Audio System
• Audio Steering Wheel (if equipped)
• Clock
• Power Windows
• Sunroof (if equipped)

Power to these accessories works up to 10 minutes or until the driver door is opened.

The instrument panel cluster lights stay on for a few seconds, then will go out. Once the driver door is opened, the power shuts off to these accessories. The vehicle has a feature designed to protect the battery against drainage. For more information see Inadvertent Power Battery Saver and Electric Power Management.

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