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That is the valet light ( I believe that is the name of it). It is basically dealing with how you car can be locked and unlocked. There is a switch that should be under it (hidden somewhat) where you can flick to different positions. You can turn it off by putting the key in a certain position and flick the switch. It should be in the manual because I have done it a couple of times but had to follow the instructoins in the manual.

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Q: What is the small red light on the dash just to the left of the steering column on a 1999 Camry?
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