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Toyota RAV4 (XA50) 2019-2024 Owners Manual: Front seat concentrated airflow mode (S-FLOW)

This function automatically controls the air conditioning airflow so that priority is given to the front seats. Unnecessary air conditioning is suppressed, contributing to increased fuel efficiency.

Front seat concentrated airflow mode operates in the following situations.

While operating, illuminates.

■ Manually turning front seat concentrated airflow mode on/off

In front seat concentrated airflow mode, directing airflow to the front seats only and to all seats can be switched via switch operation. When the mode has been switched manually, automatic airflow control stops operating.

Press on the air conditioning
operation panel and switch the airflow.

■Operation of automatic airflow control

■Operation of manual airflow control

Even if the function is manually switched to directing airflow to only the front seats, when a rear seat is occupied, it may automatically direct airflow to all seats.

To return to automatic airflow control

1. With the indicator off, turn the engine switch to OFF.

2. After 60 minutes or more elapse, turn the engine switch to ON.

Windshield wiper de-icer (if equipped)

This feature is used to prevent ice from building up on the windshield and wiper blades.

Press the switch to turn the system on/off.

The indicator comes on when the system is on.

The windshield wiper de-icer will automatically turn off after a period of time.

Using the air conditioning system and defogger


■To prevent burns

Do not touch the glass at lower part of the windshield or to the side of the front pillars when the windshield wiper deicer is on.

Air outlet layout and operations

■ Location of air outlets

The air outlets and air volume change according to the selected air flow mode.

Using the air conditioning system and defogger

■ Adjusting the air flow direction and opening/closing the air outlets


Using the air conditioning system and defogger

  1. Direct air flow to the left or right, up or down
  2. Open the vent*
  3. Close the vent*

*: If equipped (center air outlets only)


Using the air conditioning system and defogger

  1. Direct air flow to the left or right, up or down
  2. Open the vent
  3. Close the vent


■To not interrupt the windshield defogger from operating

Do not place anything on the instrument panel which may cover the air outlets. Otherwise, air flow may be obstructed, preventing the windshield defoggers from defogging.

Using the air conditioning system and defogger

Automatic air conditioning system
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Heated steering wheel/seat heaters/seat ventilators
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