How do I use the automatic headlamps in my Ford?

Watch the video below to learn how to use your vehicle's automatic headlamps.

Automatic Headlamp Dial

The following image shows what the different icons on your headlamp dial mean*.


  • A - Headlamps are off and will not turn on automatically.
  • B - Only parking lights are on.
  • C - Headlamps will remain on until you choose a different setting.
  • D - Headlamps automatically turn on in low-light situations or when the wipers turn on.
  • E - Fog lights are on**.

Additional Information

How do I use Wiper-Activated Headlamps?
How do Automatic High Beams work?

*This is a sample image. Your vehicle may have a different dial or a lever. See your Owner's Manual for information specific to your vehicle.

**Availability and activation of fog lights are based on vehicle model and trim.