Originally Posted by dasilvarsa
On his car the messages come on for about 10 seconds and then go away.
eg Rear Luggage Compartment Open.
Driver Door Open
The message area is shared with the rest of the stuff so the message has to go before you can drive the car.
The Moral of the story is that you could actually miss a message if you not looking.
Good to know.
I would assume the message comes up every engine start cycle or some other method. And I never noticed. Suppose I could have missed it.