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How do I change from kph to mph on the speedometer?

Discussion in 'Prius c Main Forum' started by priuscpower, Mar 15, 2012.

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  1. priuscpower

    priuscpower Junior Member

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    I read through the manual but can't figure out how to change to mph on the speedometer. I saw the full size Prius has a button but I see no button on my Prius-c.
  2. JimboPalmer

    JimboPalmer Nadir of Wrongness

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  3. priuscpower

    priuscpower Junior Member

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    It worked...I now can read my speed in MPH. Thank You.
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    I think it is rediculous that the dealerships are not changing the cars to MPH from kph during the pdi process. The car I drove was kph as well and I didn't notice until the car was moving.
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    Thanks. Was having the same issue. Could not find anything in the book. Who would have thought to look under odometer to convert the speedometer?
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    We were having this same problem last night at the dealership. Even the salesmen didn't know how to fix it. They finally got someone that could figure it out.
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    It must be in 'odometer' mode. If in the 'disp' sub-menus, this will not work. I was frustrated otherwise. I called the dealership to no avail. I thought I was speeding for my first trip!
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    I am so happy to have found this answer. The odometer display stayed lit even after the car was turned off, but eventually went blank. Hopefully, this problem is solved!x
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    You can also press and hold the 'trip' button on the steering wheel to toggle between km/h and mph.
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    Might be going on a road trip across the border tomorrow - will have to try this! I have a Master's in Chemistry but I still was never that good with arithmetic - so I need my speedometer to read the same units as the speed limit. :)
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    Hold the trip button down while you are on the odometer and it will change speedo from km to miles.
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    This short video is easy and helped me. It answers it completely...



    I hope it helps everyone...
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    The car must be stopped for this to work... drove me crazy until I figured that out.

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    Why don't you all just move to Canada and save yourself all of this aggravation.
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    ztanos All-around Geek!

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    I've changed the speedo from KPH to MPH while driving plenty of times.
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