Originally Posted by suss6052
Rain lamps works automatically in the standard low or high speed setting of the regular variable intermittent wipers to turn on the headlamps, in fact it doesn't seem to work in the intermittent speed setting, but that is by design I think.
My car turns on the headlamps automatically in the rain with the wipers on low or high for as long as the wipers are running + a minute or two after turning the wipers either off or to the intermittent setting if its not dark enough to also trigger the auto lamps to kick on.
So I'm not sure why you say it does not work with the standard wiper settings on the 2012+ and more specifically the SEL like mine and yours.
They do NOT work with the wipers in rain sensing mode though, and CA law says lights on whenever wipers are on.
2012 Focus SEL 303A, moon roof, etc
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1974 Dodge W300 Power Wagon dump truck
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