Multi-terrain Select is a system that assists drivability in off-road situations.
Select a mode that most closely matches the type of terrain on which you are driving from among 5 modes.
Brake control can be optimized in accordance with the selected mode.
Displays status information including operating status and road type selection.
A mode which matches the road conditions can be selected from among the following 5 modes.
When all of the following conditions are satisfied, the Multi-terrain Select indicator will come on, the mode select screen will be displayed on the multi-information display, and Multi-terrain Select control will begin.
Operate the Multi-terrain Select mode select switch during Multi-terrain Select control to select a mode.
Once the mode is confirmed, the mode name will be displayed and the control will switch.
Statement on the multi-information display
Display the Multi-terrain Select mode.
The display switches in accordance with the pressing of the DISP switch or the conditions of each system.
Display the name of the selected mode.
In the following situations, the Multi-terrain Select indicator will go off, and Multi-terrain Select will be canceled automatically.
MUD & SAND mode provides the largest amount of tire slippage, followed by LOOSE ROCK, MOGUL, ROCK & DIRT and ROCK mode.
Drivability can be improved by selecting a mode which provides a smaller amount of tire slippage than the current mode when the amount of tire slippage is large, or conversely selecting a mode which provides a larger amount of tire slippage than the current mode when the amount of tire slippage is small.
Switching the transfer and differential For the operation of the following functions, refer to the following pages.
The brake system may overheat. In this case, a buzzer will sound, either the “TRAC OFF” will be displayed on the multi-information display, and Multi-terrain Select will be temporarily inoperable. In this event, stop the vehicle immediately in a safe place, and allow the brake system to cool down sufficiently.
(There is no problem with continuing normal driving.) After a short time, the message on the multi-information display will go off, and you will be able to use Multi-terrain Select.
The slip indicator light will come on. Have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer immediately.
Observe the following precautions to avoid an accident that could result in death or serious injuries:
The Multi-terrain Select is intended for use during off-road driving. Do not use the system at any other time.