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2023 Toyota BZ4X Adjusting the steering wheel and mirrors Instructions

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Toyota BZ4X 2023 Adjusting the steering wheel and mirrors 

In the 2023 Toyota BZ4X, adjusting the steering wheel and mirrors is more than just a practical task. Instead, it’s a personal, ergonomic experience that improves comfort, visibility, and driving pleasure as a whole. The BZ4X was made with careful attention to features that are important to the driver. It also makes it easy for each person to customize these important parts to their own tastes. The steering wheel is an important part of the connection between the driver and the car. It has tilt and telescopic changes, as well as memory settings, so that each driver can easily find their best driving position, no matter how often different people use it. In addition, the side mirrors, which are often very important for safety and visibility, can be electronically adjusted to the right angle with the touch of a button to meet the needs of different drivers. This attention to detail in the 2023 BZ4X shows that Toyota wants to create a driving experience that goes beyond just getting from one place to another. In the modern automobile world, the simple act of adjusting these basic elements is a sign of personalized comfort and precision.

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Steering wheel

Adjustment procedure

  1.   Hold the steering wheel and push the lever downToyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (1)
  2. Adjust to the ideal position by moving the steering wheel horizontally and vertically.

After adjustment, pull the lever up to secure the steering wheel.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (2)

WARNING

  • Caution while driving
    • Do not adjust the steering wheel while driving.
    • Doing so may cause the driver to mishandle the vehicle and cause an accident, resulting in death or serious injury.
  • After adjusting the steering wheel
    • Make sure that the steering wheel is securely locked.
    • Otherwise, the steering wheel may move suddenly, possibly causing an accident, and resulting in death or serious injury. Also, the horn may not sound if the steering wheel is not securely locked.

Sounding the horn

To sound the horn, press on or close to the Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (3) mark.
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (4)

Inside rearview mirror

  • If Equipped

The rearview mirror’s position can be adjusted to enable sufficient confirmation of the rearview.

Adjusting the height of the rearview mirror

  • The height of the rearview mirror can be adjusted to suit your driving posture.
  • Adjust the height of the rearview mirror by moving it up and down.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (5)

WARNING

  • Caution while driving
    • Do not adjust the position of the mirror while driving.
    • Doing so may lead to mishandling of the vehicle and cause an accident, resulting in death or serious injury

Anti-glare function (vehicles with manual antiglare inside rear view mirror)

Reflected light from the headlights of vehicles behind can be reduced by operating the lever.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (6)

  1. Normal position
  2. Anti-glare position

Anti-glare function (vehicles with auto anti-glare inside rear view mirror)

Responding to the level of brightness of the headlights of vehicles behind, the reflected light is automatically reduced.

  • Changing automatic anti-glare function mode on/off
  • When the automatic anti-glare function is in ON mode, the indicator (A) illuminates.
  • The function will set to ON mode each time the power switch is turned to ON.
  • Pressing the button turns the function to OFF mode. (The indicator (A)also turns off.)Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (7)

To prevent sensor error (vehicles with auto anti-glare inside rear view mirror)

To ensure that the sensors operate properly, do not touch or cover them.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (8)

Digital Rear-view Mirror

  • If equipped

The Digital Rear-view Mirror is a system that uses the camera on the rear of the vehicle and displays its image on the display of the Digital Rear-view Mirror.
The Digital Rear-view Mirror can be changed between optical mirror mode and digital mirror mode by operating the lever.
The Digital Rear-view Mirror allows the driver to see the rear view despite obstructions, such as the head restraints or luggage, ensuring rear visibility. Also, the rear seats are not displayed and privacy of the passengers is enhanced.

WARNING

Observe the following precautions. Failure to do so may result in death or serious injury.

  • Before using the Digital Rearview Mirror
  • Make sure to adjust the mirror before driving.
    • Change to optical mirror mode and adjust the position of the
    • Digital Rear-view Mirror so that the area behind your vehicle can be viewed properly.

WARNING

  • Change to digital mirror mode and adjust the display settings.
    • As the range of the image displayed by the Digital Rear-view Mirror is different from that of the optical mirror, make sure to check this difference before driving.

System componentsToyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (9)

  • (A) Camera indicator
    Indicates that the camera is operating normally.
  • (B) Icon display area
    Displays icons, adjusting gauge, etc.
  • (C) Select/adjust button
    Press to change the setting of the item you want to adjust.
  • (D) Menu button
    Press to display the icon display area and select the item you want to adjust.
  • (E) Lever
    Operate to change between digital mirror mode and optical mirror mode.

Changing modes

Operate the lever to change between digital mirror mode and optical mirror mode.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (11)

  1. Digital mirror mode
    Displays an image of the area behind the vehicle. Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (10) will illuminate in this mode.
  2. Optical mirror mode
    Turns off the display of the Digital Rear-view Mirror allows it to be used as an optical mirror

Digital mirror mode operating condition

  • The power switch is turned to ON. When the power switch is changed from ON to OFF or ACC, the image will disappear after several seconds.

When using the Digital Rearview Mirror in digital mirror mode

  • If it is difficult to see the Digital Rear-view Mirror image because water, snow, mud, etc. is stuck to the camera lens, operate the rear camera washer or change to optical mirror mode.
  • When the back door is open, the Digital Rear-view Mirror image may not display properly. Before driving, make sure the back door is closed.
  • If the display is difficult to see due to reflected light, close the electronic sunshade for the panoramic moon roof (if equipped).
  • Any of the following conditions may occur when driving in the dark, such as at night. None of them indicates that a malfunction has occurred.
    • Colors of objects in the displayed image may differ from their actual color.
    • Depending on the height of the lights of the vehicle behind, the area around the vehicle may appear white and blurry.
    • Automatic image adjustment for brighter surrounding image may cause flickering.
      If it is difficult to see the displayed image or flickering bothers you, change to optical mirror mode.
  • The Digital Rear-view Mirror may become hot while it is in digital mirror mode. This is not a malfunction.
  • Depending on your physical condition or age, it may take longer than usual to focus on the displayed image. In this case, change to optical mirror mode.
  • Do not let passengers stare at the displayed image when the vehicle is being driven, as doing so may cause motion sickness.

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When the system malfunctions

If the symbol shown in the illustration is displayed when using the Digital Rear-view Mirror in digital mirror mode, the system may be malfunctioning. The symbol will disappear in a few seconds. Operate the lever, change to optical mirror mode and have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (12)

Adjusting the mirror

Adjusting the mirror height

  • The height of the rear view mirror can be adjusted to suit your driving posture.
  • Change to optical mirror mode, adjusting the height of the rear view mirror by moving it up and down.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (13)

Display settings (digital mirror mode)

Settings of the display in the digital mirror mode, on/off operation of the automatic anti-glare function, etc. can be changed.

  1. Press the menu button
    The icons will be displayed.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (14)
  2. Press the menu button repeatedly and select the item you want to adjust.
  3. Press Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (15) or Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (16) to change the setting.

The icons will disappear if a button is not operated for approximately 5 seconds or more

Icons Settings
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (17) Select to adjust the brightness of the display.
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (18) Select to adjust the area displayed up/down.
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (19) Select to adjust the area displayed to the left/right.
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (20) Select to adjust the angle of the displayed image.
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (21) Select to zoom in/out the displayed image.
Icons Settings
 

 

 

 

 

 

Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (22)

 

Select to enable/disable the automatic anti-glare function.*

 

Responding to the brightness of the headlights of vehicles behind, the reflected light is automatically adjusted.

The automatic anti-glare function is enabled each time the power switch is changed to ON.

Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (23) Select to display Home- Link® Training Tutorial to assist customers to train their Garage Door Opener System. 
Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (24) Select to change the language of the Homelink® Training Tutorial.

This is a function for the optical mirror mode, however, the setting can also be changed while using the digital mirror mode

Enabling/disabling the automatic anti-glare function (optical mirror mode)

The automatic anti-glare function in the optical mirror mode can be enabled/disabled. The setting can be changed in both the digital mirror mode and the optical mirror mode.

  • When using the digital mirror mode
  • When using the optical mirror mode
  1. Press the menu button.
    1. The setting display will be displayed.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (25)
  2. Press Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (15) or Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (16) to enable (“ON”)/disable (“OFF”) the automatic antiglare function.

The icons will disappear if a button is not operated for approximately 5 seconds or more.

Adjusting the display (digital mirror mode)

  • The icons will disappear if a button is not operated for approximately 5 seconds or more.
  • If the displayed image is adjusted, it may appear distorted. This is not a malfunction.
  • If the brightness of the Digital Rear-view Mirror is set too high, it may cause eye strain. Adjust the Digital Rear-view Mirror to an appropriate brightness. If your eyes become tired, change to optical mirror mode.
  • The brightness of the Digital Rearview Mirror will change automatically according to the brightness of the area in front of your vehicle.

To prevent the light sensors from malfunctioning

To prevent the light sensors from malfunctioning, do not touch or cover them.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (26)

WARNING

Observe the following precautions. Failure to do so may result in death or serious injury

  • While driving
    • Do not adjust the position of the Digital Rear-view Mirror or adjust the display settings while driving.
      Stop the vehicle and operate the Digital Rear-view Mirror control switches. Failure to do so may cause a steering wheel operation error, resulting in an unexpected accident.
    • Always pay attention to the vehicle’s surroundings.

The size of the vehicles and other objects may look different when in digital mirror mode and optical mirror mode.
When backing up, make sure to directly check the safety of the area around your vehicle, especially behind the vehicle.
Additionally, if a vehicle approaches from the rear in the dark, such as at night, the surrounding area may appear dim.

WARNING

To prevent causes of fire If the driver continues using the Digital Rear-view Mirror while smoke or odor comes from the mirror, it may result in fire. Stop using the system immediately and contact your Toyota dealer.

Cleaning the Digital Rearview Mirror

  • Cleaning the mirror surface
    If the mirror surface is dirty, the image on the display may be difficult to see.
    Wipe the mirror surface gently using a soft dry cloth.
  • Cleaning the camera
    If it is difficult to see the Digital Rear-view Mirror image because water, snow, mud, etc. is stuck to the camera lens, operate the rear camera washer or change to optical mirror mode. 

The camera

The camera for the Digital Rearview Mirror is located as shown.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (27)

Cleaning the camera with washer fluid

  • When cleaning the camera, it may be difficult to see the image due to the washer fluid. Therefore, take care in the surrounding area while driving.
  • If washer fluid remains on the camera lens surface after cleaning, the image may be difficult to see at night due to the height or inclination of the headlights of the vehicle behind. In this case, change to optical mirror mode.
  • Some dirt may not be removed completely after cleaning. In this case, rinse the camera lens with a large quantity of water and then wipe it clean with a soft cloth dampened with water.
  • Washer fluid is sprayed onto the camera lens surface. Therefore, the ice, snow, etc. adhering around the camera cannot be removed.

NOTICE

  • To prevent the Digital Rearview Mirror from malfunctioning
    • Do not use detergents, such as thinner, benzene, and alcohol to clean the mirror. They may discolor, deteriorate or damage the mirror surface.
    • Do not smoke, use matches, use cigarette lighters or allow open flames near the mirror. It may damage the mirror or cause a fire.
    • Do not remove, disassemble or modify the mirror.
  • To prevent the camera from malfunctioning
    • Observe the following precautions, otherwise, the Digital Rear-view Mirror may not operate properly.

NOTICE

  • Do not strike or hit the camera or subject it to a strong impact, as the camera installation position and angle may be changed.
  • Do not remove, disassemble or modify the camera.
  • When washing the camera, rinse it with a large quantity of water and then wipe it clean with a soft cloth dampened with water.
    Do not strongly rub the camera lens, as it may be scratched and will not be able to transmit a clear image.
  • Do not allow organic solvent, car wax, window cleaner or glass coat to adhere to the camera cover. If this happens, wipe it off as soon as possible.
  • Do not apply hot water to the camera in cold weather, as the sudden change of temperature may cause the camera to not operate properly.
  • When using a high-pressure washer to wash the vehicle, do not directly spray the camera and its surrounding area, as doing so may cause the camera to not operate properly.

Do not subject the camera to a strong impact as this could cause a malfunction.
If this happens, have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer as soon as possible.
Do not block the vent holes of the mirror. Otherwise, the mirror may be hot, leading to a malfunction or a fire.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (28)

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If you notice any symptoms

If you notice any of the following symptoms, refer to the following table for the likely cause and the solution. If the symptom is not resolved by the solution, have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.

Symptom Likely cause Solution
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The image is difficult to see.

 

 

The mirror surface is dirty.

Clean the mirror surface gently, using a soft dry cloth.
 

 

 

Sunlight or headlights are shining directly into the Digital Rearview Mirror.

Change to optical mirror mode.

 

(If the light is coming through the panoramic moon roof [if equipped], close the electronic sun-shade.)

•    The vehicle is in a dark area.

 

•    The vehicle is near a TV tower, broadcasting station, electric power plant, or other location where strong radio waves or electrical noise may be present.

•    The temperature around the camera is extremely high/low.

•    The ambient temperature is extremely low.

•    It is raining or humid.

•    Sunlight or headlights are shining directly into the cam- era lens.

•    The vehicle is under fluores- cent lights, sodium lights, mercury lights, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Change to optical mirror mode.

(Change back to digital mirror mode when the conditions have improved.)

 

 

Foreign matters such as water droplets or dust is on the cam- era lens.

•    Operate the dedicated camera cleaning washer and clean the camera lens.

 

•    Change to optical mirror mode.

Symptom Likely cause Solution
 

 

The image is out of alignment.

The back door is not fully closed. Fully close the back door.
The camera or its surrounding area has received a strong impact. Change to optical mirror mode and have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.
The display is

 

dim Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (29) and is displayed.

 

 

The system may be malfunctioning.

 

 

Change to optical mirror mode and have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.

Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (10)goes off.
 

 

 

 

 

Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (30) is dis- played.

 

 

 

The Digital Rear-view Mirror is extremely hot.

(The display will gradually become dimmer. If the temperature continues to increase, the Digital Rear-view Mirror will turn off.)

Reducing the cabin temperature is recommended to reduce the temperature of the mirror.

 

( Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (30) will disappear when the mirror becomes cool.)

If Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (30) does not disappear

even though the mirror is cool, have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.

 

 

 

The lever can- not be operated properly.

 

 

 

 

The lever may be malfunctioning.

Change to optical mirror mode and have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer.

 

(To change to optical mirror mode, press and hold the menu button for approximately 10 seconds.)

Outside rearview mirrors

The rearview mirror’s position can be adjusted to enable sufficient confirmation of the rearview.

Defogging the mirrors

The outside rearview mirrors can be cleared using the mirror defoggers. Turn on the rear window defogger to turn on the outside rearview mirror defoggers.

WARNING

  • Important points while driving
    Observe the following precautions while driving.
    Failing to do so may result in loss of control of the vehicle and cause an accident, resulting in death or serious injury.

     

    • Do not adjust the mirrors while driving.
    • Do not drive with the mirrors folded.
    • Both the driver and passenger side mirrors must be extended and properly adjusted before driving.
  • When the mirror defoggers are operating
    • Do not touch the rear view mirror surfaces, as they can become very hot and burn you.

Adjustment procedure

  1. To select a mirror to adjust, turn the switch
    Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (31)

     

    1. (A) Left
    2. (B) Right
  2. To adjust the mirror, operate the switch.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (32)
    1. (A) Up
    2. (B) Right
    3. (C) Down
    4. (D) Left

Mirror angle can be adjusted when

The power switch is in ACC or ON.

Folding the mirrors

Push the mirror back in the direction of the vehicle’s rear.Toyota BZ4X-2023--Adjusting-the-steering-wheel-and-mirrors User-Guide-FIG- (33)

FAQ

How can I adjust the steering wheel in the Toyota BZ4X 2023?

To adjust the steering wheel, locate the lever or button typically located under the steering column. Pull the lever or press the button while moving the steering wheel up or down and in or out until it reaches your desired position. Release the lever/button to lock the steering wheel in place.

What should I do if the steering wheel doesn’t lock in position after adjusting?

If the steering wheel doesn’t lock in place, ensure that you’ve pushed the lever or button back to its original position fully. If the issue persists, consult your vehicle’s owner’s manual or visit a Toyota service center for assistance.

How do I adjust the side mirrors in the Toyota BZ4X 2023?

To adjust the side mirrors, use the mirror adjustment controls inside the vehicle. These controls are usually located on the driver’s side door panel. Select the mirror you wish to adjust (left or right) and use the control pad to move the mirror in the desired direction until you achieve proper visibility.

Are the side mirrors equipped with power-adjustment features?

Yes, the Toyota BZ4X 2023 is equipped with power-adjustable side mirrors, allowing you to adjust them electronically using the mirror adjustment controls.

Can I fold the side mirrors in the Toyota BZ4X 2023?

Yes, the Toyota BZ4X 2023 comes with power-folding side mirrors. Use the power-folding button, usually located on the driver’s side door or the central console, to fold or unfold the mirrors as needed.

Are the mirror adjustments specific to individual drivers?

Yes, the Toyota BZ4X 2023 typically offers memory settings for the side mirrors, linked to specific driver profiles. This feature allows each driver to set their preferred mirror positions and recall them automatically when entering the vehicle using their profile.

How can I ensure proper visibility while adjusting the mirrors?

To achieve optimal visibility, sit in your usual driving position while adjusting the mirrors. Ensure that you can see the rear corners of your vehicle in the side mirrors to reduce blind spots.

Can I adjust the side mirrors manually if needed?

Yes, the side mirrors can be adjusted manually by gently pushing them to the desired position. However, using the electronic controls is more convenient and precise.

Does the Toyota BZ4X 2023 have an auto-dimming rearview mirror?

Yes, some Toyota BZ4X 2023 models may come equipped with an auto-dimming rearview mirror, which automatically adjusts its brightness to reduce glare from headlights of vehicles behind you.

Are the side mirrors heated to prevent fog and ice buildup?

Yes, the Toyota BZ4X 2023 may include heated side mirrors, which can help prevent fog and ice buildup during cold weather conditions.

Can I program the side mirrors to tilt down when reversing?

Some Toyota BZ4X 2023 models may offer this feature. Check your vehicle’s settings or consult the owner’s manual to see if it can be enabled and how to do so.

Are the mirror adjustment controls illuminated at night?

Yes, the mirror adjustment controls are usually illuminated at night, making them easily visible and accessible.

Can I fold the side mirrors automatically when locking the vehicle?

Depending on the trim level or optional features, some Toyota BZ4X 2023 models may have this feature. Refer to your owner’s manual to determine if your specific model includes it.

Useful Link

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https://www.toyota.com/owners/resources/warranty-owners-manuals

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