Antenna locatioand effective range

Antenna location

1 Antennas outside cabin

1 Antennas outside cabin
2 Antennas inside cabin
3 Antenna outside luggage compartment

Effective range (areas withiwhich the electronic key is detected)

•Whelocking or unlocking the doors

Whelocking or unlocking the doors
The system cabe operated whethe electronic key is withiabout 2.3 ft. (0.7 m) of aoutside door handle.

(Only the doors detecting the key cabe operated.) Whestarting the engine or changing “ENGINE START STOP” switch modes
The system cabe operated whethe electronic key is inside the vehicle.

Operatiosignals
l Doors: A buzzer sounds and the emergency flashers flash to indicate that the doors have beelocked/unlocked. (Locked: Once; Unlocked: Twice)
l Windows and mooroof: A buzzer sounds to indicate that the windows and mooroof are closing.

Conditions affecting operation
The smart access system with push-buttostart uses weak radio waves. In the following situations, the communicatiobetweethe electronic key and the vehicle may be affected, preventing the smart access system with push- buttostart, wireless remote control and engine immobilizer system from operating properly.

l Whethe electronic key battery is depleted
l Near a TV tower, electric power plant, gas station, radio station, large display, airport or other facility that generates strong radio waves or elec- trical noise
l Whecarrying a portable radio, cellular phone, cordless phone or other wireless communicatiodevices
l Whethe electronic key is icontact with, or is covered by the follow- ing metallic object
• Card to which aluminum foil is attached
• Cigarette boxes that have aluminum foil inside
• Metallic wallets or bags
• Coins
• Hand warmers made of metal
• Media such as CDs and DVDs l Whemultiple electronic keys are ithe vicinity
l Wheother wireless keys (that emit radio waves) are being used nearby
l Whecarrying or using the electronic key together with the following devices that emit radio waves
• Another vehicle’s electronic key or a wireless key that emits radio waves
• Personal computers or personal digital assistants (PDAs)
• Digital audio players
• Portable game systems l If window tint with a metallic content or metallic objects are attached to the rear window

Switching the door unlock function It is possible to set which doors the entry functiounlocks using the wire- less remote control.

OFF.Turthe “ENGINE START STOP” switch OFF.

is turned off, press and holdWhethe indicator othe key surface is turned off, press and hold for approximately 5 seconds while pressing for approximately 5 seconds while pressing key. othe key.

The setting changes each time aoperatiois preformed, as showbelow.

(Whechanging the setting continuously, release the buttons, wait for at least 5 seconds, and repeat .)

To prevent unintended triggering of the alarm, unlock the doors using the

To prevent unintended triggering of the alarm, unlock the doors using the wireless remote control and opeand close a door once after the setting have beechanged. (If a door is not opened withi60 seconds after pressed, the doors will be locked agaiand the alarm will automatically be is pressed, the doors will be locked agaiand the alarm will automatically be set.) Icase that the alarm is triggered, immediately stop the alarm.

Battery-saving function

Ithe following circumstances, the entry functiois disabled iorder to prevent the vehicle and electronic key batteries from discharging.

l Whethe entry functiohas not beeused for 2 weeks or more
l Whethe electronic key has beeleft withiapproximately 3 ft. (1 m) of the vehicle for 10 minutes or more The system will resume operatiowhen...

l The vehicle is locked using the door handle lock switch.
l The vehicle is locked/unlocked using the wireless remote control func- tion  or the mechanical key.

Electronic key battery depletion l The standard battery life is 1 to 2 years.

(The card key battery life is about a year and a half.)
l If the battery becomes low, aalarm will sound ithe cabiwhethe engine stops.
l The battery becomes depleted eveif the electronic key is not used because the key always receives radio waves. If the smart access system with push-buttostart or the wireless remote control functiodoes not operate, or the detectioarea becomes smaller, the battery may be depleted. Replace the battery whenecessary.
l To avoid serious deterioration, do not leave the electronic key withi3 ft. (1 m) of the following electrical appliances that produce a magnetic field: • TVs
• Personal computers
• Cellular phones, cordless phones and battery chargers
• Recharging cellular phones or cordless phones
• Glass top ranges
• Table lamps

To operate the system properly

Make sure to carry the electronic key wheoperating the system. Do not get the electronic key too close to the vehicle wheoperating the system from the outside of the vehicle.

Depending othe positioand holding conditioof the electronic key, the key may not be detected correctly and the system may not operate properly.

(The alarm may go off accidentally, or the door lock preventiomay not function.) Note for the entry function l Evewhethe electronic key is withithe effective range (detection areas), the system may not operate properly ithe following cases.

• The electronic key is too close to the window or outside door handle, near the ground, or ia high place whethe doors are locked or unlocked.
• The electronic key is near the ground or ia high place, or too close to the rear bumper center whethe back door is locked or unlocked.
• The electronic key is othe instrument panel, luggage cover, floor or ithe glove box whethe engine is started or “ENGINE START STOP” switch modes are changed.

l Do not leave the electronic key otop of the instrument panel or near the door pockets wheexiting the vehicle. Depending othe radio wave receptioconditions, it may be detected by the antenna outside the cabin and the door will become lockable from the outside, possibly trapping the electronic key inside the vehicle.
l As long as the electronic key is withithe effective range, the doors may be locked or unlocked by anyone.
l Eveif the electronic key is not inside the vehicle, it may be possible to start the engine if the electronic key is near the window.
l The doors may unlock if a large amount of water splashes othe door handle, such as ithe raior ia car wash. (The doors will automatically be locked after approximately 60 seconds if the doors are not opened and closed.)
l Gripping the door handle whewearing a glove may not unlock the door.
l If the wireless remote control is used to lock the doors whethe elec- tronic key is near the vehicle, there is a possibility that the door may not be unlocked by the entry function. (Use the wireless remote control to unlock the doors.)
l A suddeapproach to the effective range or door handle operatiomay prevent the doors from being unlocked. Ithis case, returthe door han- dle to the original positioand check that the doors unlock before pull- ing the door handle.

Whethe vehicle is not drivefor extended periods To prevent theft of the vehicle, do not leave the electronic key withi6 ft. (2 m) of the vehicle.

Security feature If a door is not opened withiapproximately 60 seconds after the vehicle is unlocked, the security feature automatically locks the vehicle again.

Alarms and warning indicators A combinatioof exterior and interior alarms as well as warnings displayed othe multi-informatiodisplay are used to prevent theft of the vehicle and unforeseeable accidents resulting from erroneous operation. Perform the appropriate correctioprocedure described ithe following table.

*1: A message will be shown on the multi-information display in the instru-

*1: A message will be shown on the multi-information display in the instru- ment cluster.
*2: If the engine does not start when the electronic key is inside the vehicle, the electronic key battery may be depleted or there may be difficulties receiving signal from the key.

If the smart access system with push-button start does not operate properly l Locking and unlocking the doors: Use the mechanical key.
l Starting the engine: When the electronic key battery is fully depleted

Customization
Settings (e.g. smart access system with push-button start) can be changed.

Certification for the smart access system with push-button start

For vehicles sold in the U.S.A.

FCC ID:NI4TMLF-5

NOTE: This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful inter- ference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

FCC WARNING: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.

For vehicles sold in Canada

NOTE: Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference, includ- ing interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.

CAUTION

Caution regarding interference with electronic devices l People with implanted pacemakers or cardiac defibrillators should keep away from the smart access system with push-button start antennas. The radio waves may affect the operation of such devices. If necessary, smart access system with push-button start can be disabled. Ask your Lexus dealer for details, such as the frequency of radio waves and timing of emitting the radio waves. Then, consult your doctor to see if you should disable smart access system with push-button start.

l Users of any electrical medical device other than implanted pacemakers and implanted cardiac defibrillators should consult the manufacturer of the device for information about its operation under the influence of radio waves.

Radio waves could have unexpected effects on the operation of such med- ical devices.

Ask your Lexus dealer for details for disabling smart access system with push-button start.

The wireless remote control can be used to lock and unlock the vehicle from outside the vehicle.

1 Locks all doors

1 Locks all doors
2 Unlocks all doors

Pressing the button unlocks the driver’s door. Pressing the button again within 3 seconds unlocks the other doors.

3 Opens the windows and moon roof (press and hold)*
4 Opens/closes the back door (press and hold)
5 Sounds alarm (press and hold)

*: This setting must be custom.

Operation signals

l Doors: A buzzer sounds and the emergency flashers flash to indicate that the doors have been locked/unlocked. (Locked: Once; Unlocked: Twice)
l Windows and moon roof: A buzzer sounds to indicate that the windows and moon roof are opening.

 Operating conditions

The wireless remote control will not operate when the “ENGINE START STOP” switch is in any position other than OFF.

 Door lock buzzer

If a door is not fully closed, a buzzer sounds continuously for 5 seconds if an attempt to lock the door is made. Fully close the door to stop the buzzer, and lock the vehicle once more.

 Power back door operation

The power back door can be opened while the vehicle is locked. (one motion)

 Alarm

Using the wireless remote control to lock the door will set the alarm system.

 Electronic key battery depletion

 Security feature

 If the wireless remote control does not operate properly

l Locking and unlocking the doors: Use the mechanical key.
l Starting the engine:

 When the electronic key battery is fully depleted

 Conditions affecting operation

 Customization

Settings (e.g. unlocking function) can be changed.

 Certification for wireless remote control

For vehicles sold in the U.S.A.

FCC ID: HYQ14AEM
FCC ID: HYQ14ABB
FCC ID: HYQ13BZS
FCC ID: HYQ14ABK*
FCC ID: HYQ14ABS*
FCC ID: HYQ13CZA*

*: For U.S. mainland only

NOTE: This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful inter- ference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

FCC WARNING: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.

For vehicles sold in Canada

NOTE: Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference, includ- ing interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.

The vehicle can be locked and unlocked using the entry function, wireless remote control or door lock switch.

 Entry function
 Wireless remote control
 Door lock switch

1 Locks all doors

1 Locks all doors
2 Unlocks all doors

Inside lock button

1 Locks the door

1 Locks the door
2 Unlocks the door

The front doors can be opened by pulling the inside handles even if the lock but- tons are in the lock position.

Locking the driver’s door from the outside without a key

the lock position.Move the inside lock button to the lock position.

The door cannot be locked if the “ENGINE START STOP” switchClose the door.

The door cannot be locked if the “ENGINE START STOP” switch is in ACCESSORY or IGNITION ON mode, or the electronic key is left inside the vehicle.

Depending on the position of the electronic key, the key may not be detected correctly and the door may be locked.

Rear door child-protector lock

The door cannot be opened

The door cannot be opened from inside the vehicle when the locks are set.

These locks can be set to pre- vent children from opening the rear doors. Push down on each rear door switch to lock both rear doors.

Automatic door locking and unlocking systems

The following functions can be set or canceled:

Setting and canceling the functions

Setting and canceling the functions
To switch between setting and canceling, follow the procedure below:

“ENGINE START STOP”Close all the doors and turn the “ENGINE START STOP” switch to IGNITION ON mode. (Perform step 2 within 20 seconds.)

Shift the shift lever to “P” or

Shift the shift lever to “P” or “N”, and press and hold the driver’s door lock switch ( or ) for approximately 5 or seconds then release.) for approximately 5 seconds then release.

The shift lever and switch posi- tions corresponding to the desired function to be set are shown as follows.

Use the same procedure to can- cel the function.

When the setting or canceling operation is complete, all doors are

When the setting or canceling operation is complete, all doors are locked and then unlocked.

Impact detection door lock release system
In the event that the vehicle is subject to a strong impact, all the doors are unlocked.

Depending on the force of the impact or the type of accident, however, the system may not operate.

 Using the mechanical key
The doors can also be locked and unlocked with the mechanical key.

 Customization
Settings (e.g. unlocking function using a key) can be changed.

CAUTION

To prevent an accident
Observe the following precautions while driving the vehicle.

Failing to do so may result in a door opening and an occupant falling out, resulting in death or serious injury.

l Always use a seat belt.
l Always lock all doors.
l Ensure that all doors are properly closed.
l Do not pull the inside handle of the doors while driving.

The doors may be opened and the passengers are thrown out of the vehicle and it may result in serious injury or death.

Be especially careful for the front doors, as the doors may be opened even if the inside lock buttons are in locked position.

l Set the rear door child protector locks when children are seated in the rear seat.

The back door can be locked/unlocked and opened by the following procedures.

 Locking and unlocking the back door
Door lock switch
Entry function
Wireless remote control

 Opening the back door from outside the vehicle

1 Unlocks the back door

1 Unlocks the back door
2 Raise the back door

Pull the handle

Pull the handle

Opening the back door from inside the vehicle

The power back door can be

The power back door can be opened/closed using the power back door switch or wireless remote control.

Push and hold the switch to close or open. (A buzzer sounds.)

Power back door switch

Pressing the switch closes

Pressing the switch closes upper back door automatically.

(A buzzer sounds) Pressing the switch while the upper back door is closing opens it again.

Canceling the power back door system

Turn the main switch to disable

Turn the main switch to disable the power back door system.

1 Inoperative
2 Operative

The back door cannot be oper- ated even with the wireless remote control or power back door switch.

When closing the back door

l Make sure that the lower side of

l Make sure that the lower side of the back door is closed before closing the upper side of the back door.
l Lower the back door using the back door handle, and make sure to push the back door down from the outside to close it.
l The buzzer sounds once when the power back door closer begins to close the lower side of the back door.

Rear step bumper

The rear step bumper is for rear

The rear step bumper is for rear end protection and easier step- up loading.

The power back door can be opened/closed when
The back door can be opened automatically when the power back door main switch is on, and the following conditions are met.

l The power back door is unlocked (except closing operation)
l The lower back door is closed (closing operation only)
l To open the power back door when the “ENGINE START STOP” switch is in IGNITION ON mode, the power back door is unlocked, the vehicle speed must be lower than 1 mph (3 km/h) and the shift lever must be in “P”.

 If the back door opener is inoperative
The back door can be operated from the inside.

Remove the cover on the back door trim.

Remove the cover on the back door trim.

Use a cloth to prevent scratches.

Push the lever for the back door motor,

Push the lever for the back door motor, open the back door.

Jam protection function
l If anything obstructs the power back door while it is closing/opening, the back door will automatically operate in the opposite direction.

l If the lower back door is opened while the upper back door is in a closing operation, it automatically opens again.

 When re-connecting the battery
To enable the power back door to operate properly, perform the following: l Unlock the back door using the door lock switch l Close the back door manually Back door closer
In the event that upper side and lower side of the back door are left slightly open, the back door closer will automatically close it to the fully closed position.

Fall-down protection function
While the power back door is opening automatically, applying excessive force to it will stop the opening operation to prevent the power back door from rapidly falling down.

Customization
Settings (e.g. switch operation) can be changed.

CAUTION

While driving
l Keep the back door closed while driving.

If the back door is left open, it may hit near-by objects while driving or luggage may be unexpectedly thrown out, causing an accident.

In addition, exhaust gases may enter the vehicle, causing death or a seri- ous health hazard. Make sure to close the back door before driving.

l Before driving the vehicle, make sure that the back door is fully closed. If the back door is not fully closed, it may open unexpectedly while driving, causing an accident.
l Never let anyone sit in the luggage compartment. In the event of sudden braking, sudden swerving or a collision, they are susceptible to death or serious injury.

 When children are in the vehicle
Observe the following precautions.

Failure to do so may result in death or serious injury.

l Do not leave children alone in the luggage compartment.

If a child is accidentally locked in the luggage compartment, they could have heat exhaustion.
l Do not allow a child to open or close the back door.

Doing so may cause the back door to operate unexpectedly, or cause the child’s hands, head, or neck to be caught by the closing back door.

CAUTION

Operating the back door
Observe the following precautions.

Failure to do so may cause parts of the body to be caught, resulting in death or serious injury.

l Remove any heavy loads, such as snow and ice, from the back door before opening it. Failure to do so may cause the back door fall closed again after it is opened.
l When opening or closing the back door, thoroughly check to make sure the surrounding area is safe.
l If anyone is in the vicinity, make sure they are safe and let them know that the back door is about to open or close.
l Use caution when opening or closing the back door in windy weather as it may move abruptly in strong wind.

l The back door may fall if it is not

l The back door may fall if it is not opened fully. It is more difficult to open or close the back door on an incline than on a level surface, so beware of the back door unexpectedly opening or closing by itself. Make sure that the back door is fully open and secure before using the luggage compartment.

l When closing the back door, take extra

l When closing the back door, take extra care to prevent your fingers etc. from being caught.
l When closing the back door, make sure to press it lightly on its outer surface. If the back door handle is used to fully close the back door, it may result in hands or arms being caught

CAUTION

l Do not pull on the back door damper stay to close the back door, and do not hang on the back door damper stay.

Doing so may cause hands to be caught or the back door damper stay to break, causing an accident.

l Do not attach any accessories other than genuine Lexus parts to the back door. Such additional weight on the back door may cause the back door to fall closed again after it is opened.

Back door closer

l In the event that the back door is left

l In the event that the back door is left slightly open, the back door closer will automatically close it to the fully closed position. It takes several seconds before the back door closer begins to operate. Be careful not to catch fingers or anything else in the back door, as this may cause bone fractures or other serious injuries
l Use caution when using the back door closer as it still operates when the power back door system is cancelled.

CAUTION

Power back door
Observe the following precautions when operating the power back door.

Failure to do so may cause death or serious injury.

l Check the safety of the surrounding area to make sure there are no obsta- cles or anything that could cause any of your belongings to get caught.
l If anyone is in the vicinity, make sure they are safe and let them know that the back door is about to open or close.
l If the power back door main switch is turned off while the back door is operating during automatic operation, the back door stops operating. Take extra care when on an incline, as the back door may open or close sud- denly.
l If the operating conditions of the power back door are no longer met, a buzzer may sound and the back door may stop opening or closing. The back door then has to be operated manually. Take extra care in this situa- tion, as the back door may move abruptly.
l On an incline, the back door may fall after it opens automatically. Make sure the back door is fully open and secure.
l In the following situations, the power back door may detect an abnormal- ity and automatic operation may be stopped. In this case, the back door has to be operated manually. Take extra care in this situation, as the stopped back door may suddenly fall, causing an accident.

• When the back door contacts an obstacle
• When the battery voltage suddenly drops, such as when the “ENGINE START STOP” switch is turned to the IGNITION ON mode or the engine is started during automatic operation

CAUTION

l Do not attach any accessories other than genuine Lexus parts to the back door. The power back door may not operate, causing itself to malfunction, or the back door may fall closed again it is opened.
l In cases such as when replacing tires, make sure to turn off the power back door main switch. Failure to do so may cause the back door to oper- ate unintentionally if the power back door switch is accidentally touched, resulting in hands and fingers being caught and injured.

 Jam protection function
Observe the following precautions.

Failure to do so may cause death or serious injury.

l Never use any part of your body to intentionally activate the jam protec- tion function.
l The jam protection function may not work if something gets caught just before the back door fully closes. Be careful not to catch fingers or any- thing else.
l The jam protection function may not work depending on the shape of the object that is caught. Be careful not to catch fingers or anything else.

NOTICE

 Back door damper stays
The back door is equipped with damper stays that hold the back door in place.

Observe the following precautions.

Failure to do so may cause damage to the back door damper stay, resulting in malfunction.

l Do not attach any foreign objects, such

l Do not attach any foreign objects, such as stickers, plastic sheets, or adhesives to the damper stay rod.
l Do not touch the damper stay rod with gloves or other fabric items.
l Do not attach any accessories other than genuine Lexus parts to the back door.
l Do not place your hand on the damper sta or appl lateral forces to it

To prevent back door closer malfunction
Do not apply excessive force to the back door while the back door closer is operating.

To prevent damage to the power back door
l Make sure that there is no ice between the back door and frame that would prevent movement of the back door. Operating the power back door when excessive load is present on the back door may cause a malfunction.
l Do not apply excessive force to the back door while the power back door is operating.
l Take care not to damage the sensors (installed on the right and left edges of the power back door) with a knife or other sharp object. If the sensor is disconnected, the power back door will not operate in automatic operation.

    See also:

    Uniform Tire Quality Grading
    This information has been prepared in accordance with regulations issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation. It provides the purchasers ...

    Replacing the Key
    Your Lexus dealer can generate replacement keys. Certain bonded/ registered locksmiths may also be able to generate replacement keys. When ordering a new key, bring all keys for the vehicle to your ...

    SRS airbag instructions for Canadiaowners (iFrench)
    ...