Stalk controls .REF and DEC plus end button ?

2001 Honda Civic Problem

The Problem

Avatar anthony Hunt
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 87 | Profile
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hi iv just bought a Honda civic SE executive 1.6 auto and on the column is a stalk with a slide button saying on and off 'a button on the end the letters REF and DEC could someone please explain what they are please I'v read the hand book from front to back and there is no third stalk ? plus searched the internet and youtube 'with no luck 'when 'plus the stalk moves up and down ? when I bought the car they said the button is the overdrive but when I press it nothing happens ??? thanks tony


Car Honda Civic
Variant se executive 1.6 automatic
Model Year 2001
Category Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

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Solution

Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 12,010 | Profile

Sure it's not cruise control ?

Question

Avatar anthony Hunt
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 87 | Profile

yes it could be ? but he said overdrive 'but when I push the button in nothing happens'and no indication its on or off on the dash ? fantastic car in wonderful condition and only 50.000 miles '

Solution

Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 12,010 | Profile

Cruise control usually doesn't kick in to approx 30mph + .If not working , could check fuses .Handbook may give setting procedure ?

Question

Avatar anthony Hunt
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 87 | Profile

ok thanks will do

Solution

Avatar whittingehame
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 12,010 | Profile

This is for a 2000 Civic cruise control , may give you an idea if nothing in handbook .That's if it is cruise control .

http://voices.yahoo.com/video/2000-honda-civic-ex-cruise-control-340601.html?cat=27

Question

Avatar anthony Hunt
Joined: 9 years ago | Fixes: 87 | Profile

thanks for the link 'going to lift my bonnet now to check the fuses and to see if there's anything else I can spot'tony

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