Toyota RAV4: Power outlets - Other interior features - Interior features - Toyota RAV4 Owner's ManualToyota RAV4: Power outlets

The power outlet can be used for a following component.

12 V: Accessories that use less than 10 A.
120 VAC: Accessories that use less than 100 W.

■ 12 V

Type A

Type B

Type B

Type C

Type C

■ 120 VAC (if equipped)

■The power outlet can be used when

■The power outlet can be used when

12 V

●Vehicles without smart key system
The engine switch is in the “ACC” or “ON” position.

●Vehicles with smart key system

120 VAC

●Vehicles without smart key system
The engine switch is in the “ON” position.

●Vehicles with smart key system
The “ENGINE START STOP” switch is in IGNITION ON mode.

■Using a power outlet
Observe the following precautions to reduce the risk of injury.
●Use of the power outlet when it is wet with water or snow may result in electrical shocks and is extremely dangerous. The power outlet must be thoroughly dried before use.
●Do not allow children to use or play with the power outlet.
●Be careful not to get any part of your body caught in the power outlet lid.
●When using electrical appliances, strictly follow any cautions and notices written on their labels and in the manufacturers' instruction manuals.
●Do not modify, disassemble or repair the power outlet or its inverter in any way. Doing so may result in unexpected malfunctions or accidents, which could cause serious damage or injuries. Contact your Toyota dealer for any necessary repairs.

■To prevent injuries and accidents, securely fix all electric appliances
before use and do not use any appliances that may do any of the following:

●Distract the driver while driving, or hamper safe driving.
●Result in a fire or burn injuries due to the appliance rolling, falling or overheating while driving.
●Emit steam while the windows of the cabin are closed.

■To prevent unexpected accidents, such as electric shocks, do not perform any of the following:
●Using the power outlet for electric heaters while sleeping.
●Contaminating the power outlet with liquid substances or mud.
●Handling electrical appliance plugs at the power outlet with wet hands or feet.
●Inserting foreign objects into the power outlet.
●Using malfunctioning electric appliances.
●Inserting inappropriate or badly fitting plugs into the power outlet.

■To avoid damaging the power outlet and the plug
●Close the power outlet lid when not in use.
●Do not allow foreign objects or liquids to enter the power outlet, as this may cause a short circuit.
●Do not use plug adaptors to connect too many plugs to the power outlet.
●After removing a plug, gently close the power outlet lid.

■To prevent the fuse from being blown 12 V
Do not use an accessory that uses more than 12 V 10 A. 120 VAC
Do not use a 120 VAC appliance that requires more than 100 W. If a 120 VAC appliance that consumes more than 100 W is used, the protection circuit will cut the power supply.

■To prevent battery discharge
Do not use the power outlet longer than necessary when the engine is not running.

■Appliances that may not operate properly (120 VAC)
The following 120 VAC appliances may not operate properly even if their power consumption is under 100 W.

●Appliances with high initial peak wattage
●Measuring devices that process precise data
●Other appliances that require an extremely stable power supply

■To prevent any damage caused by heat
●Do not use any electrical appliances that give off intense heat, such as toasters, in any locations including the internal or external trim, seats and deck.
●Do not use any electrical appliances that are easily affected by vibration or heat inside the vehicle. Vibration while driving, or the heat of the sun while parking, may result in damage to those electrical appliances.

■If any electrical appliances are to be used while driving
Securely fasten both the appliances and their cables to prevent them from falling or getting caught in any of the power train components.

■If the power outlet is loose when an electrical appliance plug is connected
Replace the outlet. Contact your Toyota dealer for any necessary replacements.

■If the power outlet gets dirty
Use a soft, clean cloth to wipe it gently. Do not use any cleansing materials, such as organic solvents, wax, or compound cleaners, as these may damage the power outlet or cause it to malfunction.

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