A/C Automatic Drying (if equipped)
A/C Automatic Drying feature dries the moisture in the air conditioner and reduces air conditioner odor. The blower motor automatically operates after 30 minutes the vehicle is turned off.
Turning A/C Automatic Drying on or off
The A/C Automatic Drying feature can be turned on and off by selecting Setup → Climate → Climate Features → A/C Automatic Drying from the infotainment system. See additional information in supplied infotainment manual.
If the operating condition is satisfied after setting the feature, the operating condition is displayed on the infotainment system screen and the blower motor automatically operates.
When the A/C Automatic Drying feature is activated, the air conditioner sets the fan speed to the third level, selects Fresh mode, and directs the air flow to the floor.
The A/C Automatic Drying feature operates under the following conditions:
The vehicle is turned off after operating the air conditioner for a certain period
The 12-volt battery level is sufficient
The outside temperature is above a certain level
The A/C Automatic Drying feature stops operating under the following conditions:
The A/C Automatic Drying feature has operated for 3 minutes
The EV button is pressed, or the vehicle is ON
The climate control system is operated remotely
The A/C Automatic Drying feature reduces air conditioner odors but may not remove all odors.
The A/C Automatic Drying feature does not operate if the remaining battery level is insufficient to prevent battery discharge.