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I read the owners manual & have it set to high sensitivity . the manual states it sets it to low beam if it detects severe fog, rain or snow.
last week it was foggy 3 days & at times it would go back & forth from low to high due to the density of the fog....... works good.

so I am confused as to why at times the system is slow to detect on coming traffic & I need to override the system ???????
 


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I never changed any of the settings. It seems to be working as it should. I haven’t driven at night when it was foggy though.
 

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the high beams stayed on once to often , got flashed again by on coming traffic due to S L O W response time of the auto dimmer.
turned the damn thing off :mad:
 

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Auto dimming headlights are stupid and remove too much responsibility from the driver.

They should never be used.
 

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Auto dimming headlights are stupid and remove too much responsibility from the driver.

They should never be used.

the auto dimmer has more intelligence than some operators I have encountered..............................nuff said (y)
 

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I finally had a chance to drive the truck when it was snowing at night and the system didn't work so well. I had to disable the lights to keep from getting blinded. Otherwise, it has worked fine for me.
 


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