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Opel Zafira (2020 year). Manual in english - page 9

 

 

Driving and operating
181
speed. If the driver operates the turn
Turn to Cruise, the symbol Q and a
stays fully in control of the vehicle
lights to overtake a slower vehicle, the
message are displayed in the Driver
because the brake pedal and the
adaptive cruise control allows the
Information Centre. The system is still
accelerator pedal have priority
vehicle to temporarily approach the
not active.
over any adaptive cruise control
vehicle ahead to help passing it.
operation.
However, the set speed will never be
exceeded.
Switching on the system
If the vehicle ahead is moving too
slowly and the selected following
The adaptive cruise control can be
distance cannot be maintained
switched on at a speed between
anymore, a warning chime is given
40 km/h and 150 km/h.
and a message is displayed in the
A precondition is that adaptive cruise
Driver Information Centre. The
control is not deactivated in the
message prompts the driver to take
vehicle personalisation menu 3 124.
back control of the vehicle.
The adaptive cruise control can store
set speeds between 40 km/h and
150 km/h. Additionally at least the
third gear must be engaged on
manual transmission, on automatic
transmission position D / A or the
second or a higher gear in position
M must be selected.
9 Warning
The complete driver attention is
always required while driving with
adaptive cruise control. The driver
182
Driving and operating
Activation
Adopting the speed by the speed limit
recognition
Setting the speed manually
The intelligent speed adaptation
informs the driver when a speed limit
is detected by the speed limit
recognition. The detected speed limit
can be used as new value for the
cruise control.
Using a camera at the top of the
windscreen, this system detects and
reads speed limit and end of speed
limit signs. The system also takes
account of information on speed limits
Speed value is indicated in the Driver
from the navigation map data.
Information Centre.
The function can be deactivated or
Selecting a preset speed
activated in the personalisation menu
Accelerate to the desired speed and
Preset speed values can be selected
3 124.
press SET/+ or SET/-. The current
from a list in the Info Display.
speed is stored and maintained.
If the cruise control is active, the
Accelerator pedal can be released.
Press MEM to display the preset
recognised speed limit will be
speeds in the Info Display.
displayed in the Driver Information
The preset speed can then be
Select the requested speed by
Centre and MEM illuminates.
changed by pressing SET/+ to
increase or SET/- to decrease the
touching the relevant icon. This
The displayed information depends
speed. Short press changes speed in
speed is the new value for the cruise
on the Driver Information Centre
small steps, long press in large steps.
control.
version.
Memorising of preset speeds 3 124.
In the Driver Information Centre, the
speed limit sign is shown in the
display and MEM illuminates for a few
seconds.
Driving and operating
183
Press MEM to request saving of the
Resume stored speed
If the engine is running and the
suggested speed.
adaptive cruise control is enabled
(grey), you can modify the following
Press MEM once more to confirm and
distance setting:
save the new speed setting.
Press GAP, the current setting is
This speed is the new value for the
shown in the Driver Information
cruise control.
Centre.
Exceeding the set speed
Press GAP again to change the
following distance: The new setting is
Vehicle speed can be increased by
displayed in the Driver Information
depressing the accelerator pedal.
Centre.
When the accelerator pedal is
released, the previously stored speed
The selected following distance is
is resumed. If a slower moving vehicle
indicated by full bars in the adaptive
is ahead, the following distance
cruise control page.
Press the button at a speed above
selected by the driver is restored.
40 km/h to return to the stored speed.
9 Warning
If the set speed is exceeded, the
indicated speed setting flashes in the
Setting the following distance
The driver accepts full
Driver Information Centre and a
When adaptive cruise control detects
responsibility for the appropriate
warning message appears.
a slower moving vehicle in the driving
following distance based on traffic,
path, it will adjust the vehicle speed to
weather and visibility conditions.
maintain the following distance
Following distance must be
selected by the driver.
adjusted or the system switched
The following distance can be set to
off when required by the prevailing
close (1 bar), normal (2 bars) or far
conditions.
(3 bars).
184
Driving and operating
Detecting the vehicle ahead
Deactivation of the functionality
Cruise control is deactivated
automatically:
If the system does not detect a vehicle
maximum deviation of 30 km/h
in the driving path,
U
is displayed
between set speed and speed of
in the Driver Information Centre. The
the vehicle ahead reached
system operates as conventional
cruise control.
distance between vehicle and
vehicle ahead too small
If the system detects a vehicle in the
driving path,
V
is displayed in the
vehicle speed below 40 km/h
Driver Information Centre. The
speed of the vehicle ahead too
system operates as conventional
slow
cruise control.
Traction Control system or
If the system detects a vehicle in the
Electronic Stability Control
driving path which is too close or too
operating
slow, it adjusts the speed accordingly.
Press button to deactivate the
selected following distance
X
is displayed in the Driver
functionality. The cruise control is in
reached
Information Centre.
pause mode and a message is
displayed. The vehicle is driven
another vehicle inserts between
If the system reaches the limit of
without cruise control.
vehicle and vehicle ahead
adjusting the speed and the driver
following distance cannot be
does not react to this situation, the
Cruise control is deactivated, but not
system is automatically deactivated
switched off. Last stored speed
maintained, e.g., in the case of a
and
W
is displayed in the Driver
remains in memory for later speed
steep descent
Information Centre.
resume.
If the set speed is temporarily
exceeded by the driver, the system is
automatically deactivated andZ is
displayed in the Driver Information
Centre.
Driving and operating
185
Switching off the system
● Do not use the system on
● The adaptive cruise control does
slippery roads as it can create
not consider pedestrians and
rapid changes in tyre traction
animals for braking and driving
(wheel spinning), so that the
off.
control of the vehicle can be lost.
● The adaptive cruise control
● Do not use the system when the
considers stopped vehicles only
spare wheel is in use.
at low speed.
● Do not use the adaptive cruise
System limits
control when towing a trailer.
● Do not use the adaptive cruise
9 Warning
control on roads with an incline of
more than 10%.
The system's automatic brake
force does not permit hard braking
Bends
Turn to 0 to switch off the system. The
and the braking level may not be
symbol 5 and a message are
sufficient to avoid a collision.
displayed in the Driver Information
Centre.
● The control range is limited to a
maximum deviation of 30 km/h
Switching off the ignition deletes the
between the set speed and the
stored set speed.
speed of the vehicle ahead.
Driver's attention
● After a sudden lane change, the
The adaptive cruise control calculates
system needs a certain time to
● Use the adaptive cruise control
a predicted path based on the
detect the next preceding
carefully on bends or mountain
centrifugal force. This predicted path
vehicle. So if a new vehicle is
roads, as it can lose the vehicle
considers the current bend
detected, the system may
ahead and needs time to detect it
characteristic, but cannot consider a
accelerate instead of braking.
again.
future bend change. The system may
● The adaptive cruise control does
lose the current vehicle ahead or
ignore the oncoming traffic.
consider a vehicle which is not in the
186
Driving and operating
actual lane. This can happen when
the driving path or not. Adaptive
Hill considerations
entering or exiting a bend or if the
cruise control may not be able to
bend gets stronger or weaker. If it no
brake the vehicle in time to avoid a
longer detects any vehicle ahead,
collision with a much slower vehicle or
then control indicator
I
will
after a lane change. This is
extinguish.
particularly true while driving fast or if
the visibility is reduced due to weather
If the centrifugal force is too high in a
conditions.
bend, the system slows down the
vehicle slightly. This braking level is
While entering or exiting a motorway,
9 Warning
not designed to avoid spinning-off the
adaptive cruise control may lose the
bend. The driver is responsible for
vehicle ahead and accelerate up to
Do not use the adaptive cruise
reducing the selected speed before
the set speed. For this reason,
control on steep hill roads.
entering a bend and in general to
decrease the set speed before the
adapt the speed to the road type and
exit or before the entry.
System performance on hills depends
to existing speed limits.
Vehicle path changes
on vehicle speed, vehicle load, traffic
conditions and the road gradient. It
may not detect a vehicle in your path
while driving on hills. On steep hills,
you may have to use the accelerator
pedal to maintain your vehicle speed.
When going downhill you may have to
brake to maintain or reduce your
Motorways
speed.
If another vehicle enters your driving
On motorways, adapt the set speed
path, adaptive cruise control will first
Note that applying the brake
to the situation and the weather.
consider the vehicle when it is
deactivates the system.
Always consider that adaptive cruise
completely in your path. Be ready to
control has a limited visibility range, a
take action and depress the brake
limited braking level and a certain
pedal, if you need to brake more
reaction time to verify if a vehicle is on
quickly.
Driving and operating
187
Fault
If a vehicle directly ahead is
Activation
approached too quickly, a warning
In the event of a fault with the adaptive
Forward collision alert detects
chime and alert in the Driver
cruise control, a warning light is
vehicles and operates automatically
Information Centre is provided.
illuminated and a message is
at all speeds between 5 km/h and
displayed in the instrument cluster,
85 km/h. The system detects
9 Warning
accompanied by a warning chime.
stationary vehicles if the speed does
not exceed 80 km/h.
The adaptive cruise control may not
Forward collision alert is just a
operate correctly if traffic signs do not
warning system and does not
Alerting the driver
comply with the Vienna Convention
apply the brakes. When
on Road Signs and Signals.
approaching a vehicle ahead too
The driver is warned by following
rapidly, there may not be enough
alerts:
Have the system checked by a dealer
or a qualified workshop.
time to avoid a collision.
● Symbol I illuminates and a
The driver accepts full
warning message is displayed in
As a safety measure, do not use the
responsibility for the appropriate
the Driver Information Centre
system if the brake lights are faulty.
following distance based on traffic,
when the distance to the vehicle
weather and visibility conditions.
ahead gets to small.
Forward collision alert
The complete attention of the
● Symbol I illuminates, a
The forward collision alert may help to
driver is always required while
warning message is displayed in
avoid or reduce the harm caused by
driving. The driver must always be
the Driver Information Centre and
front-end crashes.
ready to take action and apply the
a warning chime sounds, when a
The forward collision alert uses the
brakes.
collision is imminent and
front camera in the windscreen and a
immediate driver's action is
radar sensor in the front bumper to
required.
detect a preceding vehicle directly
ahead, in your path.
188
Driving and operating
In the following cases, forward
applicable traffic rules, weather
9 Warning
collision alert may not detect a vehicle
and road conditions etc. at all
ahead or sensor performance is
Forward collision alert is just a
times.
limited:
warning system and does not
apply the brakes. When
Selecting the alert sensitivity
● driving on winding or hilly roads
approaching a vehicle ahead too
● driving during nighttime
The alert sensitivity has to be set to
rapidly, there may not be enough
close, normal or distant in the vehicle
● weather limits visibility, such as
time to avoid a collision.
personalisation menu 3 124.
fog, rain, or snow
The driver accepts full
The chosen setting will remain until it
● the sensor in the windscreen is
responsibility for the appropriate
is changed. The alert timing will vary
blocked by snow, ice, slush, mud,
following distance based on traffic,
based on vehicle speed. The faster
dirt etc.
weather and visibility conditions.
the vehicle speed, the farther away
● the windscreen is damaged or
The complete attention of the
the alert will occur. Consider traffic
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
driver is always required while
and weather conditions when
stickers
driving. The driver must always be
selecting the alert timing.
ready to take action and apply the
brakes.
Deactivation
Active emergency braking
Active emergency braking can help to
The system can only be deactivated
reduce the damage and injury from
Caution
by deactivating the active emergency
crashes with vehicles, pedestrians
braking in the vehicle personalisation
and obstacles directly ahead, when a
The colour lighting of this control
3 124.
collision can no longer be avoided
indicator does not correspond to
either by manual braking or by
System limitations
local traffic laws on following
steering. Before the active
distance. The driver bears full
Forward collision alert is designed to
emergency braking applies, the driver
responsibility for maintaining safe
warn on vehicles only, but may react
is warned by the forward collision
following distance according to
also to other objects.
alert or the front pedestrian protection
alert.
Driving and operating
189
Forward collision alert 3 187
Functionality
Emergency automatic braking
Front pedestrian protection 3 191
Active emergency braking is
After activation of brake preparation
The feature uses various inputs (e.g.
equipped with a front camera and
system and just before the imminent
camera sensor, radar sensor, brake
operates in forward gear above
collision, this function automatically
pressure, vehicle speed) to calculate
walking speed up to 85 km/h. The
applies limited braking to reduce the
the probability of a frontal collision.
system detects stationary vehicles
impact speed of the collision or
only if the speed does not exceed
prohibit a crash.
9 Warning
80 km/h. Pedestrians are detected
If active emergency braking is
only if the speed does not exceed
applied,
m
flashes in the instrument
This system is not intended to
60 km/h.
cluster.
replace the driver responsibility for
A precondition is that active
Depending on the situation, the
driving the vehicle and looking
emergency braking is not deactivated
vehicle may automatically brake
ahead. Its function is limited to
in the vehicle personalisation menu
moderately or hard.
supplemental use only to reduce
3 124.
the vehicle speed before a
Front automatic braking can only
collision.
If deactivated, m illuminates in the
occur if a vehicle or a pedestrian
instrument cluster and a warning
ahead is detected.
The system may not react to
message is displayed in the Driver
animals. After a sudden lane
Forward collision alert 3 187
Information Centre.
change, the system needs a
Front pedestrian protection 3 191
certain time to detect the next
If the system has been deactivated, it
is reactivated automatically the next
Below a speed of 30 km/h,
preceding vehicle.
time the ignition is switched on.
emergency automatic braking may
The driver must always be ready
slow down the vehicle to a complete
to take action and apply the brakes
The system includes:
stop. If the speed exceeds 30 km/h,
and steer to avoid collisions.
● emergency automatic braking
emergency automatic braking
● forward collision alert
reduces the speed. However, the
driver must apply the brake.
● front pedestrian protection
190
Driving and operating
Emergency automatic braking may
● Driving during nighttime.
speed range and only responds to
slow the vehicle to a complete stop to
detected vehicles and
● The windscreen is damaged or
try to avoid a potential crash. If the
pedestrians.
affected by foreign items, e.g.
vehicle comes to a complete stop,
stickers.
automatic braking is maintained for
System limitations
Complete attention is always required
up to 2 seconds.
while driving, and the driver should be
● Automatic transmission: If the
In some cases, the active emergency
ready to take action and apply the
vehicle comes to a complete
braking system may provide an
brakes and / or steer the vehicle to
stop, keep the brake pedal
automatic braking in situations that
avoid crashes.
depressed to prevent the vehicle
seem to be unnecessary, for instance
in parking garages, due to traffic signs
We recommend to deactivate the
from starting off again.
in a curve or due to vehicles in
system in the vehicle personalisation
● Manual transmission: If the
another lane. This is normal
in the following cases:
vehicle comes to a complete
operation, the vehicle does not need
● when towing a trailer or caravan
stop, the engine may stall.
service. Firmly apply the accelerator
● when carrying long objects on
Operation of the function may be felt
pedal to override the automatic
roof bars or a roof rack
by a slight vibration in the brake
braking if the situation and the
pedal.
● when the vehicle is being towed
surroundings permit.
with the engine running
In the following cases, active
9 Warning
● when tyre chains are fitted
emergency braking performance is
limited:
● when a spare wheel is fitted that
Emergency automatic braking is
is smaller than the other wheels
● Driving on winding or hilly roads.
an emergency crash preparation
● before using an automatic car
feature and is not designed to
● Detecting all vehicles, especially
wash with the engine running
avoid crashes. Do not rely on the
vehicles with a trailer, tractors,
system to brake the vehicle.
muddy vehicles, etc.
● before placing the vehicle on a
Emergency automatic braking will
rolling road in a workshop
● Detecting a vehicle when
not brake outside of its operating
weather limits visibility, such as in
● if the windscreen has been
fog, rain, or snow.
damaged close to the camera
Driving and operating
191
● if the front bumper has been
Front pedestrian protection can
Detecting front pedestrian ahead
damaged
detect and alert to pedestrians in a
A pedestrian ahead is indicated by a
forward gear at speeds between
● if the brake lamps are not working
symbol in the instrument cluster.
5 km/h and 60 km/h.
Fault
During nighttime driving, system
Front pedestrian alert
performance is limited.
In case the system requires a service,
When approaching a detected
m
is illuminated in the instrument
pedestrian too quickly, a warning
9 Danger
cluster, a message is displayed in the
message is displayed in the Driver
Driver Information Centre and an
Information Centre. A warning chime
Front pedestrian braking does not
audible signal is given.
is provided.
provide an alert or automatically
If the system does not work as it
brake the vehicle, unless it detects
Cruise control or adaptive cruise
should do, vehicle messages are
a pedestrian.
control may be disengaged when the
displayed in the Driver Information
front pedestrian alert occurs.
The system may not detect
Centre.
pedestrians, including children,
Vehicle messages 3 123.
System limitations
when the pedestrian is not directly
ahead, not fully visible, not
In the following cases, front
Front pedestrian protection
standing upright, or when part of a
pedestrian protection may not detect
group.
a pedestrian ahead or the sensor
Front pedestrian protection may help
performance is limited:
to avoid or reduce the harm caused
Front pedestrian protection includes:
by front-end crashes with pedestrians
● vehicle speed is out of range from
when driving forward.
● detecting front pedestrian ahead
5 km/h to 60 km/h in forward gear
The system uses the front camera in
● front pedestrian alert
● the distance to an pedestrian
the windscreen and a radar sensor in
ahead is more than 40 m
Front pedestrian protection is
the front bumper to detect a
activated together with forward
● driving on winding or hilly roads
pedestrian directly ahead in your
collision alert.
● driving during nighttime
path.
Forward collision alert 3 187.
● weather limits visibility, such as
fog, rain, or snow
192
Driving and operating
● the sensor in the windscreen is
Rear parking assist
Info Display without touchscreen
blocked by snow, ice, slush, mud,
The system is ready to operate when
The system warns the driver with
dirt etc.
the LED in the parking assist button
acoustic signals against potentially
é is not illuminated.
● the windscreen is damaged or
hazardous obstacles behind the
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
Info Display with touchscreen
vehicle in a distance range up to
stickers
Activate the parking assist in the
50 cm while reverse gear is engaged.
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
The system operates with ultrasonic
Parking assist
parking assist sensors in the rear
Indication
bumper.
General information
Depending on which side of the
vehicle is closer to an obstacle,
Activation
When attaching a trailer or bicycle
acoustic warning signals in the
Rear parking assist is activated when
carrier to the trailer hitch, the parking
vehicle sound on the respective side.
reverse gear is engaged and ignition
assist is deactivated.
The interval between the sounds
is switched on. This is confirmed by a
becomes shorter as the vehicle gets
chime.
9 Warning
closer to that obstacle. When the
distance is less than approx. 30 cm,
The driver bears full responsibility
the sound is continuous.
for the parking manoeuvre.
Always check the surrounding
area when driving backwards or
forwards while using parking
assist system.
Driving and operating
193
If the system has been deactivated, it
Info Display with touchscreen
is not reactivated automatically the
Activate the parking assist in the
next time the ignition is switched on.
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
Front-rear parking assist
Indication
Depending on which side of the
The front-rear parking assist
vehicle is closer to an obstacle,
measures the distance between the
acoustic warning signals in the
vehicle and obstacles in front and
vehicle sound on the respective side.
behind the vehicle. It informs and
The interval between the sounds
warns the driver by giving acoustic
becomes shorter as the vehicle gets
signals and display indication.
closer to that obstacle. When the
It uses two different acoustic warning
distance is less than approx. 30 cm,
Additionally, the distance to rear
signals for the front and rear
the sound is continuous.
obstacles is displayed by changing
monitoring areas, each with a
distance lines in the Info Display
different tone frequency.
3 120. When the obstacle is very
The system operates with ultrasonic
close, + for danger is displayed.
parking assist sensors in the rear and
front bumper.
Deactivation
Info Display without touchscreen
Activation
Press é to deactivate the system
In addition to the rear parking assist,
manually. The LED in the button
the front parking assist is triggered
illuminates when the system is
when an obstacle is detected in front
deactivated.
and the speed of the vehicle is below
Info Display with touchscreen
10 km/h.
Deactivate the parking assist in the
Info Display without touchscreen
vehicle personalisation 3 124. The
The system is ready to operate when
state of the system
the LED in the parking assist button
é is not illuminated.
194
Driving and operating
Additionally, the distance to rear and
System limitations
Performance of the parking assist
front obstacles is displayed by
system can be reduced due to
In the event of a fault or if the system
changing distance lines in the Info
heavy loading.
does not work temporarily, e.g.
Display 3 120.
because of high external noise level
Special conditions apply if there
If the vehicle stops for more than 3
or other interference factors,
H
are taller vehicles in the vicinity
seconds in a forward gear, if
illuminates in the instrument cluster.
(e.g. off-road vehicles, mini vans,
automatic transmission is in P or if no
A message is displayed in the Driver
vans). Object identification and
further obstacles are detected, no
Information Centre.
correct distance indication in the
acoustic warning signals are given.
upper part of these vehicles
9 Warning
cannot be guaranteed.
Deactivation
The system is deactivated
Objects with a very small reflection
Under certain circumstances,
cross-section, e.g. objects of
automatically when vehicle speed
various reflective surfaces on
narrow size or soft materials, may
exceeds 10 km/h by pressing the
objects or clothing as well as
not be detected by the system.
parking assist button é.
external noise sources may cause
Info Display without touchscreen
Parking assist systems do not
the system to fail to detect
Press é to deactivate the system.
detect objects outside the
obstacles.
detection range.
The LED in the button illuminates
Special attention must be paid to
when the system is deactivated.
low obstacles which can damage
Side blind spot alert
Info Display with touchscreen
the lower part of the bumper.
Deactivate the parking assist in the
The side blind spot alert system
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
detects and reports objects on either
Caution
side of the vehicle, within a specified
If the system has been deactivated
blind spot zone. The system displays
manually, it is not reactivated
Performance of the system can be
a visual alert in each exterior mirror,
automatically the next time the
reduced when sensors are
when detecting objects that may not
ignition is switched on.
covered, e.g. by ice or snow.
be visible in the interior and exterior
mirrors.
Driving and operating
195
Side blind spot alert uses some of the
Activation
Functionality
parking assist sensors which are
Info Display without touchscreen
located in the front and rear bumper
on both sides of the vehicle.
9 Warning
Side blind spot alert does not
replace driver vision.
The system does not detect:
● vehicles outside the side blind
zones which may be rapidly
approaching
● pedestrians, cyclists or animals
When the system detects a vehicle in
Before changing a lane, always
the side blind zone while driving
Press T.
check all mirrors, look over the
forwards, an LED will illuminate in the
shoulder and use the turn signal.
Info Display with touchscreen
relevant exterior mirror.
Activate the function in the vehicle
The LED comes on immediately when
personalisation.
being passed.
Vehicle personalisation 3 124.
The LED comes on after a delay when
passing another vehicle slowly.
T illuminates green in the instrument
cluster to confirm the function.
196
Driving and operating
Operation conditions
No alert will be given in the following
T extinguishes in the instrument
situations:
cluster. Additionally, an acoustic
The following conditions must be
signal sounds.
in the presence of non-moving
fulfilled for proper operation:
objects, e.g. parked vehicles,
The state of the system is stored
all vehicles are moving in the
barriers, street lamps, road signs
when switching off the ignition.
same direction and in adjacent
with vehicles moving in the
The system is automatically
lanes
opposite direction
deactivated when connecting a trailer
the speed of your vehicle is
or bike carrier.
driving on a winding road or a
between 12 and 140 km/h
sharp corner
Due to adverse weather conditions
passing a vehicle with a speed
such as heavy rain, false detections
when passing or being passed by
difference of less than 10 km/h
may occur.
a very long vehicle, e.g. lorry,
another vehicle is passing with a
coach, which is at the same time
speed difference of less than
Fault
detected at the rear in the blind
25 km/h
spot angle and present in the
In the event of a fault, T flashes for a
the traffic flow is normal
driver's forward field of vision
few moments in the instrument
driving on a straight or slightly
in very heavy traffic, vehicles
cluster, accompanied by
R
and a
curved road
detected in front and behind are
display message. Have the cause of
confused with a lorry or a
the fault remedied by a workshop.
the vehicle is not pulling a trailer
stationary object
the sensors are not covered by
when passing too quickly
mud, ice or snow
Panoramic view system
the warning zones in the exterior
Deactivation
This system allows views of the
mirrors or the detection zones on
vehicle's surroundings to be
front and rear bumper ar not
Info Display without touchscreen
displayed as a nearly 180° picture in
covered
Press B.
the Info display, like a bird's eye view.
Info Display with touchscreen
The system is deactivated in the
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
Driving and operating
197
The system uses:
Activation
Rear view / Standard view
rear camera, installed in the
Panoramic view system is activated
tailgate
by:
ultrasonic parking assist sensors
engaging reverse gear
in the rear bumper
● driving up to 10 km/h
Functionality
Different views can be selected in the
left part of the display. Change the
type of view at any time during a
manoeuvre by touching in the left
lower zone of the display:
● Standard view
The area behind the vehicle is
● AUTO Mode
displayed in the screen. The vertical
lines represent the width of the
● Zoom view
vehicle with mirrors unfolded. The
180° view
direction of the lines changes with the
The screen in the Info Display is
The display is immediately updated
position of the steering wheel.
divided into two parts. On the right
with the type of view selected.
The first horizontal line represents a
there is a view from above the vehicle,
AUTO Mode is activated by default. In
distance of about 30 cm beyond the
and on the left there is the view from
this mode, the system selects the
edge of vehicle's rear bumper. The
the rear displayed. The parking
best view, standard or zoom, to
upper horizontal lines represent
sensors complete the information on
display according to the information
distances of about 1 and 2 m beyond
the view from above the vehicle.
from the parking sensors.
the edge of the vehicle's rear bumper.
Change the volume of the acoustic
The state of the system is not kept in
This view is available in AUTO Mode
signals by pressing 4 in the right
memory when the ignition is switched
or in the view selection menu.
lower zone of the display.
off.
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Rear zoom view / Zoom view
Rear side view / 180° view
Deactivation
Panoramic view system is
deactivated when:
● driving faster than 10 km/h
● seven seconds after disengaging
reverse gear
● by pressing the icon
3
in the
left upper corner of the touch
screen and then &
● opening the tailgate
● connecting a trailer or a bike
carrier
The camera records the vehicle's
The 180° view facilitates reversing
surroundings during the manoeuvre
out of a parking bay, making it
General information
in order to reconstruct a view from
possible to see the approach of
above the rear of the vehicle in its
vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists.
9 Warning
near surroundings, allowing the
This view is not recommended for
vehicle to be manoeuvred around
carrying out a complete manoeuvre.
The panoramic view system does
obstacles nearby. This view is
It is made up of three areas: left 1,
not replace driver vision. It will not
available with AUTO Mode or in the
centre 2 and right 3. This view is
display children, pedestrians,
view selection menu.
available from the view selection
cyclists, crossing traffic, animals,
menu only.
or any other objects outside of the
Driving and operating
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camera view area, e. g. below the
Do not clean the lense with a
9 Warning
bumper, or underneath the
steam-jet or high-pressure jet
vehicle.
cleaner.
The rear view camera does not
Do not drive or park the vehicle
replace driver vision. Note that
using only the panoramic view
The panoramic view system may not
objects that are outside the
system.
operate properly when:
camera's field of view and the
The surrounding is dark.
parking assist sensors, e.g. below
Always check the surrounding of
the bumper or underneath the
the vehicle before driving.
The sun or the beam of
vehicle, are not displayed.
headlights is shining directly into
Displayed images may be further
the camera lenses.
Do not reverse or park the vehicle
or closer than they appear. The
using only the rear view camera.
area displayed is limited and
During nighttime driving.
objects that are close to either
Always check the surrounding of
Weather limits visibility, such as
edge of the bumper or under the
the vehicle before driving.
fog, rain, or snow.
bumper are not displayed on the
The camera lenses are blocked
screen.
The view of the camera is displayed
by snow, ice, slush, mud, dirt.
in the Info Display 3 120 or in the
System limitations
The vehicle is towing a trailer.
interior mirror 3 41.
The vehicle had an accident.
The area displayed by the camera is
Caution
There are extreme temperature
limited. The distance of the image that
changes.
appears on the display differs from
For optimal operation of the
the actual distance.
system, it is important to keep the
Rear view camera
Switching on
lense of the camera in the tailgate
between the number plate lights
Depending on version, camera is
Rear view camera is automatically
always clean. Rinse the lense with
mounted above the license plate in
activated when reverse gear is
water and wipe with a soft cloth.
the tailgate / left rear door.
engaged.
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Driving and operating
Switching off
The Guidelines can be deactivated in
Lane departure warning
the Vehicle personalisation 3 124.
The camera is switched off when a
The lane departure warning system
forward gear is engaged.
System limitations
observes the lane markings between
which the vehicle is driving via a front
Guidelines
The rear view camera may not
camera. The system detects lane
operate properly when:
changes and warns the driver in the
The area behind the vehicle is
the surrounding is dark
event of an unintended lane change
displayed in the screen. The vertical
via visual and acoustic signals.
lines represent the width of the
the beam of headlights is shining
vehicle with mirrors unfolded.
directly into the camera lenses
Criteria for the detection of an
unintended lane change are:
The first horizontal line represents a
weather limits visibility such as
distance of about 30 cm beyond the
fog, rain or snow
● no operation of turn lights
edge of vehicle's rear bumper. The
the camera lenses are blocked
● no brake pedal operation
upper horizontal lines represent
by snow, ice, slush, mud, dirt.
● no active acceleration
distances of about 1 and 2 m beyond
Clean the lense, rinse with water,
the edge of the vehicle's rear bumper.
If the driver is active, no warning will
and wipe with a soft cloth
be issued.
the tailgate will be opened
the vehicle is towing an
electrically connected trailer,
bicycle carrier etc.
the vehicle had a rear end
accident
there are extreme temperature
changes
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Activation
System limitations
Info Display without touchscreen
The system may not operate properly
when:
vehicle speed is below 60 km/h
driving on winding or hilly roads
driving in the dark
Deactivation
weather limits visibility, such as
Info Display without touchscreen
fog, rain, or snow
Press Q to deactivate the system.
the camera is blocked by snow,
The LED in the button Q
ice, slush, mud, dirt, windscreen
extinguishes.
damage or affected by foreign
Info Display with touchscreen
items, e.g. stickers
The system can be deactivated in the
the sun is shining directly into the
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
camera lens
Press Qto activate the system.
At speeds below 60 km/h the system
close vehicles ahead
The system is switched on when the
is inoperable.
LED in the button is illuminated.
banked roads
Fault
road edges
Info Display with touchscreen
The system can be activated in the
Info Display without touchscreen
roads with poor lane markings
vehicle personalisation 3 124.
The LED of the Q flashes.
sudden lighting changes
The system is only operable at
Info Display with touchscreen
vehicle speeds above 60 km/h and if
The control indicator Q flashes and
Driver alert
lane markings are available.
an error message is displayed.
The driver alert system monitores the
When the system recognises an
Seek the assistance of a workshop.
driving time and the vigilance of the
unintended lane change, the control
driver. Monitoring the vigilance of the
The system cannot operate when no
indicator ) flashes yellow.
lane marking is detected.
Simultaneously a chime sounds.
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Driving and operating
driver is based on the trajectory
alert is repeated hourly until the
If the trajectory of the vehicle
variations of the vehicle compared to
vehicle is stopped, no matter how
suggests a certain level of
the lane markings.
vehicle speed evolves.
drowsiness or inattention by the
driver, the system triggers the first
The counting of driving time alert is
9 Warning
level of alert. The driver is notified by
reset if one of the following conditions
a message and an audible signal is
is met:
The system cannot replace the
given.
● The vehicle has been stationary
need for vigilance on the part of
After three first level alerts, the
for more than 15 minutes with the
the driver. Taking a break is
system triggers a new alert with a
engine running.
recommended as soon as feeling
message, accompanied by a more
tired or at least every 2 hours. Do
● The ignition has been switched
pronounced audible signal.
not take the steering wheel when
off for a few minutes.
In certain driving conditions (poor
feeling tired.
● The driver's seat belt has been
road surface or strong winds), the
unfastened and the driver's door
system may give alerts independent
Activation or Deactivation
is open.
of the driver's level of vigilance.
The system can be activated or
Note
The driver drowsiness detection is
deactivated in the vehicle
If the vehicle speed drops below
reinitialised when the ignition has
personalisation 3 124.
65 km/h, the system is paused. The
been switched off for a few minutes or
driving time is counted again once
The state of the system stays in
the speed remains below 65 km/h for
the speed is above 65 km/h.
memory when the ignition is switched
a few minutes.
off.
Driver drowsiness detection
System limitations
Driving time alert
The system monitors the driver's level
In the following situations, the system
of vigilance. A camera at the top of the
The driver gets notified by a pop-up
may not operate properly or even not
windscreen detects variations in
reminder symbol Y in the Driver
operate at all:
trajectory compared to the lane
Information Centre simultaneously
● poor visibility caused by
markings. This system is particularly
with an acoustic alert if the driver has
inadequate lighting of the
suited to fast roads (speed higher
not taken a break after 2 hours of
roadway, falling snow, heavy
than 65 km/h).
driving at a speed above 65 km/h. The
rain, dense fog etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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