On my new 2011 Sonata, the lights by the headlights go on when I start the car. on 2011 Hyundai Sonata

Is this a safety thing but their on the entire time during the day.

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2 answers
They are called day time running lights, (DRL) This is normal operation. See your owners manual!
Daytime running lights, just a safety feature.