The Rear Camera Mirror system in Cadillac vehicles is designed to provide an enhanced rearview mirror display by using a rear-facing camera. This system can offer a wider and clearer view of the area behind the vehicle, which can be especially useful for improving visibility and safety. The operation of the Rear Camera Mirror system may vary based on the specific model and year of your Cadillac, but here’s a general guide on how to use it:
Operating the Rear Camera Mirror System:
- Turn on the Ignition: Start by turning on the ignition to power up the vehicle’s systems.
- Access the Rear Camera Mirror: In most Cadillac models with the Rear Camera Mirror system, the mirror itself can be switched between the traditional reflective mode and the camera display mode.
- Locate the Mirror Control Switch: Look for the mirror control switch, which is often located on the bottom of the mirror assembly. This switch might be a lever, a button, or a toggle.
- Toggle to Camera Display Mode: To activate the Rear Camera Mirror system and switch to the camera display mode, use the mirror control switch to toggle between the traditional reflective mirror and the camera display.
- Adjust Brightness: In some models, you might be able to adjust the brightness of the camera display to suit your preferences and driving conditions.
- Observe the Display: Once you’ve switched to the camera display mode, you should see a live feed from the rear-facing camera on the rearview mirror. This feed provides a wider and clearer view of the area behind the vehicle.
- Monitor Surroundings: Use the camera display to monitor your surroundings, including vehicles, pedestrians, and obstacles behind your vehicle.
- Switching Back to Reflective Mode: When you’re done using the camera display mode, you can switch back to the traditional reflective mirror mode by toggling the mirror control switch again.
Note: The specific operation and available features of the Rear Camera Mirror system can vary between different Cadillac models and years. Always refer to your vehicle’s owner’s manual for accurate and detailed instructions tailored to your vehicle.
If you’re unsure about how to use the Rear Camera Mirror system in your Cadillac or if you encounter any difficulties, it’s recommended to consult the owner’s manual or contact a Cadillac dealership for assistance. They can provide you with model-specific guidance to ensure you’re using the Rear Camera Mirror system effectively and safely.
Here are a few videos to help with the settings of your Cadillac rear mirror camera: