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Old 08-31-2013, 12:26 AM
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wondering what the button is for??

on the cluster below the screen... screen on/off, hazards and rear
is it for rear screens if so equipped or something else??
i had a look through both manuals but can't find anything

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wondering what the button is for??

on the cluster below the screen... screen on/off, hazards and rear
is it for rear screens if so equipped or something else??
i had a look through both manuals but can't find anything

thanx
A pic of this button would be nice.
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I believe this button activates the defrost feature on the heated side mirrors.
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i believe that button is for the bed work light...
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I believe this button activates the defrost feature on the heated side mirrors.

Yes the "rear" button is for trucks with rear defrost and heated mirrors and activates them both, otherwise the rest of us it just does heated mirrors
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thanx for the replies gents..

this is the one i'm referring to (#1)
i thought it's being so close to the "screen off" it might have something to do with the 8.4

#2 is/was the mirrors and rear defrost (or it was in my '11 anyway, didn't have rear defrost in it, unsure if i have it in the '13)

seems odd to have cross-function buttons so close together...
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thanx for the replies gents..

this is the one i'm referring to (#1)
i thought it's being so close to the "screen off" it might have something to do with the 8.4

#2 is/was the mirrors and rear defrost (or it was in my '11 anyway, didn't have rear defrost in it, unsure if i have it in the '13)

seems odd to have cross-function buttons so close together...
I believe it is related to the 8.4, it's like the back button on a web browser.
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Yes the "rear" button is for trucks with rear defrost and heated mirrors and activates them both, otherwise the rest of us it just does heated mirrors
That is correct. I don't have the rear defrost on my truck but I do have the heated mirrors. So, essentially I have the same button, but it does not have "Rear" printed on it.
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It is for the heated mirrors and mine says rear on it with out rear defrost
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guess'n i'll have to wait for the first frost to see if i have rear defrost

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