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173
Driving and operating
Selecting the alert sensitivity
In the following cases, forward
Forward collision alert 3 171
collision alert may not detect a vehicle
Front pedestrian protection 3 176
7'' Colour Info Display: Adjust the alert
ahead or sensor performance is
sensitivity in the vehicle
Active emergency braking can be
limited:
personalisation 3 108.
deactivated in the personalisation
● driving on winding or hilly roads
8'' Colour Info Display: Adjust the alert
menu 3 108. If deactivated, m
● driving during nighttime
illuminates in the instrument cluster
sensitivity in the settings of the active
safety brake in the vehicle
● weather limits visibility, such as
and a warning message is displayed
personalisation 3 108.
fog, rain, or snow
in the Driver Information Centre.
The chosen setting will remain until it
● the sensor in the windscreen or
The feature uses various inputs (e.g.
is changed. The alert timing will vary
the radar unit behind the front
camera sensor, radar sensor, brake
based on vehicle speed. The faster
bumper are blocked by snow, ice,
pressure, vehicle speed) to calculate
the vehicle speed, the farther away
slush, mud, dirt etc.
the probability of a frontal collision.
the alert will occur. Consider traffic
● the windscreen is damaged or
and weather conditions when
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
9 Warning
selecting the alert timing.
stickers
This system is not intended to
Deactivation
replace the driver responsibility for
Active emergency braking
driving the vehicle and looking
The system can only be deactivated
Active emergency braking can help to
ahead. Its function is limited to
by deactivating the active emergency
reduce the damage and injury from
supplemental use only to reduce
braking in the vehicle personalisation
crashes with vehicles, pedestrians
the vehicle speed before a
3 108.
and obstacles directly ahead, when a
collision.
System limitations
collision can no longer be avoided
The system may not react to
either by manual braking or by
animals. After a sudden lane
Forward collision alert is designed to
steering. Before the active
change, the system needs a
warn on vehicles only, but may react
emergency braking applies, the driver
certain time to detect the next
also to other objects.
is warned by the forward collision
preceding vehicle.
alert or the front pedestrian protection
alert.
174
Driving and operating
Brake preparation system
Emergency automatic braking may
The driver must always be ready
slow the vehicle to a complete stop to
to take action and apply the brakes
When approaching a vehicle ahead
try to avoid a potential crash. If this
and steer to avoid collisions.
or a pedestrian so quickly that a
happens, emergency automatic
collision is likely, the brake
braking may engage the electric
Functionality
preparation system slightly
parking brake to hold the vehicle at a
pressurises the brakes. This reduces
If equipped only with front camera the
stop. To release press the electric
the response time, when braking is
active emergency braking operates in
parking brake button or firmly press
requested.
forward gear in the range between
the accelerator pedal.
5 km/h and 85 km/h. With radar
Emergency automatic braking
sensor and front camera active
9 Warning
emergency braking operates in
After activation of brake preparation
forward gear in the range between
system and just before the imminent
Emergency automatic braking is
5 km/h and 140 km/h.
collision, this function automatically
an emergency crash preparation
applies limited braking to reduce the
feature and is not designed to
A precondition is that forward collision
impact speed of the collision or
avoid crashes. Do not rely on the
alert with front camera system is not
prohibit a crash. If active emergency
system to brake the vehicle.
deactivated in the vehicle
braking is applied, m flashes in the
Emergency automatic braking will
personalisation menu and the seat
instrument cluster. Depending on the
not brake outside of its operating
belts of the front passengers are
situation, the vehicle may
speed range and only responds to
fastened 3 108.
automatically brake moderately or
detected vehicles and
The system includes:
hard. Front automatic braking can
pedestrians.
● brake preparation system
only occur if a vehicle ahead is
● emergency automatic braking
detected. On vehicles with front
Forward looking brake assist
pedestrian protection, front automatic
● forward looking brake assist
In addition to the brake preparation
braking can also occur when a
● intelligent brake assist (only with
system and emergency automatic
pedestrian ahead is detected.
radar sensor)
braking, the forward looking brake
Forward collision alert 3 171
assist function makes the brake assist
● forward collision alert
Front pedestrian protection 3 176
more sensitive. Therefore, pressing
● front pedestrian protection
Driving and operating
175
the brake pedal less strongly results
Intelligent brake assist
System limitations
in immediate hard braking. This
If the vehicle is equipped with radar
In some cases, the active emergency
function helps the driver brake
sensor, intelligent brake assist may
braking system may provide an
quicker and harder before the
be available. Intelligent brake assist
automatic braking in situations that
imminent collision.
provides a boost to braking when the
seem to be unnecessary, for instance
brake pedal is quickly applied. The
in parking garages, due to traffic signs
9 Warning
braking is based on the speed of
in a curve or due to vehicles in
approach and distance to a vehicle
another lane. This is normal
Active emergency braking is not
ahead.
operation, the vehicle does not need
designed to apply hard
Minor brake pedal pulsations or pedal
service. Firmly apply the accelerator
autonomous braking or to
movement during this time is normal
pedal to override the automatic
automatically avoid a collision. It is
and the brake pedal should continue
braking if the situation and the
designed to reduce the vehicle
to be applied as needed. Intelligent
surroundings permit.
speed before a collision. It may not
brake assist will automatically
react to animals. After a sudden
In the following cases, active
disengage only when the brake pedal
lane change, the system needs a
emergency braking performance is
is released.
certain time to detect the next
limited:
preceding vehicle.
● driving on winding or hilly roads
9 Warning
The complete attention of the
● detecting all vehicles, especially
driver is always required while
Intelligent brake assist may
vehicles with a trailer, tractors,
driving. The driver must always be
increase vehicle braking in
muddy vehicles, etc.
ready to take action and apply the
situations when it may not be
● weather limits visibility, such as
brakes and steer to avoid
necessary. You could block the
fog, rain, or snow
collisions.
flow of traffic. If this occurs, take
● driving during nighttime
your foot off the brake pedal and
The system is designed to work with
then apply the brakes as needed.
all occupants wearing their seat belts.
Forward collision alert 3 171.
Front pedestrian protection 3 176.
176
Driving and operating
● the sensor in the windscreen or
● if the windscreen has been
Front pedestrian protection can
the radar unit behind the front
damaged close to the camera
detect and alert to pedestrians in a
bumper are blocked by snow, ice,
forward gear at speeds between
● if the front bumper has been
slush, mud, dirt etc.
5 km/h and 60 km/h. Additionally front
damaged
pedestrian protection can provide a
● the windscreen is damaged or
● if the brake lights are not working
boost to braking or automatically
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
brake the vehicle.
stickers
Fault
During nighttime driving, system
Complete attention is always required
In case the system requires a service,
performance is limited.
while driving, and you should be
a message is displayed in the Driver
ready to take action and apply the
Information Centre.
brakes and / or steer the vehicle to
9 Danger
If the system does not work as it
avoid crashes.
should do, vehicle messages are
Front pedestrian braking does not
We recommend to deactivate the
displayed in the Driver Information
provide an alert or automatically
system in the vehicle personalisation
Centre.
brake the vehicle, unless it detects
in the following cases:
Vehicle messages 3 107.
a pedestrian.
● when towing a trailer or caravan
The system may not detect
● when carrying long objects on
pedestrians, including children,
Front pedestrian protection
roof bars or a roof rack
when the pedestrian is not directly
Front pedestrian protection may help
● when the vehicle is being towed
ahead, not fully visible, not
to avoid or reduce the harm caused
with the engine running
standing upright, or when part of a
by front-end crashes with pedestrians
group.
● when a spare wheel is fitted that
when driving forward.
is smaller than the other wheels
The system uses the front camera in
Front pedestrian protection includes:
● before using an automatic car
the windscreen and a radar unit in the
● detecting front pedestrian ahead
wash with the engine running
front bumper to detect a pedestrian
● front pedestrian alert
● before placing the vehicle on a
directly ahead in your path.
rolling road in a workshop
Front pedestrian protection is
activated together with forward
collision alert.
Driving and operating
177
Forward collision alert 3 171.
● driving during nighttime
Rear parking assist
● weather limits visibility, such as
Detecting front pedestrian ahead
The system warns the driver with
fog, rain, or snow
acoustic signals and display
A pedestrian ahead up to a distance
● the sensor in the windscreen or
indication against potentially
of approx. 40 m is indicated by a
the radar unit behind the front
hazardous obstacles behind the
symbol in the instrument cluster.
bumper are blocked by snow, ice,
vehicle in a distance range up to
slush, mud, dirt etc.
50 cm while reverse gear is engaged.
Front pedestrian alert
● the windscreen is damaged or
When approaching a detected
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
pedestrian too quickly, a warning
stickers
message is displayed in the Driver
Information Centre. A warning chime
Parking assist
is provided.
Cruise control or adaptive cruise
General information
control may be disengaged when the
When attaching a trailer or bicycle
front pedestrian alert occurs.
carrier to the trailer hitch, the parking
System limitations
assist is deactivated.
In the following cases, front
9 Warning
pedestrian protection may not detect
The system operates with ultrasonic
a pedestrian ahead or sensor
The driver bears full responsibility
parking sensors in the rear bumper.
performance is limited:
for the parking manoeuvre.
● vehicle speed is out of range from
Activation
Always check the surrounding
5 km/h to 60 km/h in forward gear
Rear parking assist is activated when
area when driving backwards or
reverse gear is engaged and ignition
● the distance to an pedestrian
forwards while using parking
is switched on.
ahead is more than 40 m
assist system.
● driving on winding or hilly roads
178
Driving and operating
The system is ready to operate when
Additionally, the distance to rear
Front-rear parking assist
the LED in the parking assist button
obstacles is displayed by changing
The front-rear parking assist
¼ is not illuminated.
distance lines in the Info Display
measures the distance between the
3 103. When the obstacle is very
Indication
vehicle and obstacles in front and
close, 9 for danger is displayed.
Depending on which side of the
behind the vehicle. It informs and
vehicle is closer to an obstacle, you
Deactivation
warns the driver by giving acoustic
will hear acoustic warning signals in
signals and display indication.
the vehicle on the respective side.
It uses two different acoustic warning
The interval between the sounds
signals for the front and rear
becomes shorter as the vehicle gets
monitoring areas, each with a
closer to that obstacle. When the
different tone frequency.
distance is less than approx. 30 cm,
the sound is continuous.
The system is switched off when
reverse gear is disengaged. Press ¼
to deactivate the system manually.
The LED in the button illuminates
when the system is deactivated. If the
system has been deactivated
The system operates with ultrasonic
manually, it is not reactivated
parking sensors in the rear and front
automatically the next time the
bumper.
ignition is switched on.
Driving and operating
179
Activation
Depending on which side of the
If the vehicle stops for more than
In addition to the rear parking assist,
vehicle is closer to an obstacle, you
3 seconds in a forward gear, if
the front parking assist is triggered
will hear acoustic warning signals in
automatic transmission is in P or if no
when an obstacle is detected in front
the vehicle on the respective side.
further obstacles are detected, no
and the speed of the vehicle is below
The interval between the sounds
acoustic warning signals are given.
10 km/h.
becomes shorter as the vehicle gets
closer to that obstacle. When the
Deactivation
distance is less than approx. 30 cm,
The system is deactivated
the sound is continuous.
automatically when vehicle speed
exceeds 10 km/h, by applying the
electric parking brake or by pressing
the parking assist button ¼.
When the system is deactivated
manually, the LED in the button
illuminates.
If the system has been deactivated
manually, it is not reactivated
automatically the next time the
ignition is switched on.
The system is ready to operate when
the LED in the parking assist button
System limitations
¼ is not illuminated.
In the event of a fault or if the system
Additionally, the distance to rear and
When the system is deactivated, the
does not work temporarily, e.g.
front obstacles is displayed by
LED in the button illuminates.
because of high external noise level
changing distance lines in the Info
or other interference factors,
C
Indication
Display 3 103.
illuminates in the instrument cluster.
The system warns the driver with
A message is displayed in the Driver
acoustic signals against potentially
Information Centre.
hazardous obstacles in front of the
vehicle and behind the vehicle.
180
Driving and operating
Advanced parking assist provides
Objects with a very small reflection
9 Warning
assistance for the following
cross-section, e.g. objects of
manoeuvres:
Under certain circumstances,
narrow size or soft materials, may
not be detected by the system.
● entry into a parallel parking slot
various reflective surfaces on
objects or clothing as well as
Parking assist systems do not
● entry into a perpendicular parking
external noise sources may cause
detect objects outside the
slot
the system to fail to detect
detection range.
● exit from a parallel parking slot
obstacles.
The driver must control acceleration,
Special attention must be paid to
Advanced parking assist
braking and gear shifting, while
low obstacles which can damage
steering is done automatically. The
the lower part of the bumper.
9 Warning
driver can take control at any time by
gripping the steering wheel.
The driver bears full responsibility
Caution
It may be necessary to move forwards
for accepting the parking slot
and backwards more than once.
suggested by the system and the
Performance of the system can be
Instructions are given in the Info
parking manoeuvre.
reduced when sensors are
Display 3 103.
covered, e.g. by ice or snow.
Always check the surrounding
Advanced parking assist can only be
area in all directions when using
Performance of the parking assist
activated when driving forwards.
the advanced parking assist.
system can be reduced due to
heavy loading.
The advanced parking assist
Special conditions apply if there
measures a suitable parking slot
are taller vehicles in the vicinity
while passing, calculates the
(e.g. off-road vehicles, mini vans,
trajectory and automatically steers
vans). Object identification and
the vehicle while parking.
correct distance indication in the
upper part of these vehicles
cannot be guaranteed.
181
Driving and operating
8'' Colour Info Display: to search for a
When a free slot is detected, a visual
parking slot, activate the system by
feedback on the Info Display and a
pressing Í. Select Driving functions
first acoustic signal are given. Drive
on the Info Display and then Park
slowly forwards. When the second
Assist. Select Enter parallel parking
acoustic signal is given, stop the
space.
vehicle, select reverse gear, release
the steering wheel and start moving
Select parking side by switching on
slowly. A visual feedback is given on
the turn light on the respective side.
the Info Display.
The allowed parallel distance
between the vehicle and a row of
parked cars is between 0.5 m and
1.5 m.
Advanced parking assist is always
The system will not identify slots that
combined with front-rear parking
are clearly smaller or larger than the
assist.
vehicle.
The system has six ultrasonic parking
sensors each in both the rear and
front bumper.
Entry into a parallel parking slot
Activation
Move forwards and backwards while
Slow down the vehicle speed below
observing the warnings of the Parking
20 km/h.
assist until the end of manoeuvre is
7'' Colour Info Display: to search for a
indicated.
parking slot, activate the system by
selecting Park Assist on the Info
Display. Then select Enter parallel
parking space.
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Driving and operating
Entry into a perpendicular parking
slot
Activation
7'' Colour Info Display: to search for a
parking slot, activate the system by
selecting Park Assist on the Info
Display. Then select Enter
perpendicular parking space.
8'' Colour Info Display: when search
for a parking slot, activate the system
by pressing Í. Select Driving
functions on the Info Display and then
When a free slot is detected, a visual
Move forwards and backwards as
Park Assist. Select Enter bay parking
feedback on the Info Display and an
instructed by observing the warnings
space.
acoustic signal are given. Stop the
of the parking assist and paying
Slow down the vehicle speed below
vehicle, select reverse gear, release
attention to the acoustic signals until
20 km/h.
the steering wheel and start moving
the end of manoeuvre is indicated.
without exceeding 7 km/h.
When finished, $ extinguishes in the
Select parking side by switching on
instrument cluster.
the turn light on the respective side.
During the parking manoeuvre, the
The allowed parallel distance
system is automatically deactivated
between the vehicle and a row of
once the rear of the vehicle is within
parked cars is between 0.5 m and
50 cm of an obstacle.
1.5 m.
When several successive slots are
found, the vehicle will be directed
towards the last one.
Driving and operating
183
Exiting a parallel parking slot
● the direction of driving during the
parking manoeuvre
Activation
● the demand to shift into reverse
7'' Colour Info Display: when exiting a
or first gear
parallel parking slot, activate the
● the demand to stop or to drive
system by selecting Park Assist on
slowly
the Info Display. Then select Exit
parallel parking space.
● the successful completion of the
parking manoeuvre indicated by
8'' Colour Info Display: when exiting a
a pop-up symbol and a chime
parallel parking slot, activate the
system by pressing Í. Select Driving
● the cancelling of a parking
functions on the Info Display and then
manoeuvre
Park Assist. Select Exit parallel
Move forwards and backwards while
Deactivation
parking space.
observing the warnings of the Parking
Select exit side by switching on the
assist until the end of manoeuvre is
The current park assist manoeuvre is
respective turn light.
indicated. The manoeuvre is
cancelled via the button to return to
complete when the vehicle's front
the previous screen in the Info
Engage reverse or forward gear,
wheels are out of the parking slot.
Display. To deactivate the system
release the steering wheel and start
completely, press ¼ in the centre
moving without exceeding 5 km/h.
After deactivation check control over
console.
the vehicle.
The system is deactivated
Display indication
automatically:
The instructions on the display show:
● if the ignition is switched off
● general hints and warning
● if stalling the engine
messages
● if no manoeuvre is started within
● the demand to stop the vehicle,
5 minutes of selection of the type
when a parking slot is detected
of manoeuvre
184
Driving and operating
after a prolonged stop of the
Fault
Performance of the parking assist
vehicle during a manoeuvre
system can be reduced due to
In the event of a fault, a message is
if the Electronic Stability Control
heavy loading.
displayed in the Colour Info Display,
is triggered
accompanied by an acoustic signal.
Special conditions apply if there
if the speed of the vehicle
are taller vehicles in the vicinity
In the event of a fault in the power
exceeds the stated limit
(e.g. off-road vehicles, mini vans,
steering,
C
illuminates and a
when the driver interrupts
message is displayed in the Driver
vans). Object identification and
movement of the steering wheel
Information Centre.
correct distance indication in the
upper part of these vehicles
after four manoeuvre cycles (a
cannot be guaranteed.
manoeuvre cycle consists of one
9 Warning
rear move and one forward
Objects with a very small reflection
move)
Under certain circumstances,
cross-section, e.g. objects of
various reflective surfaces on
narrow size or soft materials, may
on opening the driver's door
objects or clothing as well as
not be detected by the system.
if one of the front wheels
external noise sources may cause
Parking assist systems do not
encounters an obstacle
the system to fail to detect
detect objects outside the
parking manoeuvre successfully
obstacles.
detection range.
ended
Special attention must be paid to
Deactivation by the driver or by the
low obstacles which can damage
Note
system during manoeuvring will be
the lower part of the bumper.
It is possible that the sensor detects
indicated on the display. Additionally,
a non-existing object caused by
an acoustic signal sounds.
echo disturbance from external
Caution
The system is switched off
automatically when towing an
Performance of the system can be
electrically connected trailer, bicycle
reduced when sensors are
carrier, etc.
covered, e.g. by ice or snow.
Contact your dealer to switch off the
system for a prolonged period.
185
Driving and operating
acoustic noise or mechanical
a visual alert in each exterior mirror,
8'' Colour Info Display: press Í.
misalignments (sporadic false
when detecting objects that may not
Select Driving functions on the Info
warnings may occur).
be visible in the interior and exterior
Display and then Blind spot sensors.
mirrors.
Activate the function.
Make sure that the front number
plate is properly mounted (not bent
Side blind spot alert uses some of the
B illuminates continously green in the
and no gaps to the bumper on the left
advanced parking assist sensors
instrument cluster to confirm the
or right side) and the sensors are
which are located in the front and rear
function.
firmly in place.
bumper on both sides of the vehicle.
Functionality
Advanced parking assist system
may not respond to changes in the
9 Warning
available parking space after
initiating a parking manoeuvre. The
Side blind spot alert does not
system may recognize an entry, a
replace driver vision.
gateway, a courtyard or even a
The system does not detect:
crossing as a parking slot. After
● vehicles outside the side blind
selecting reverse gear the system
zones which may be rapidly
will start a parking manoeuvre. Take
approaching
care regarding the availability of the
● pedestrians, cyclists or animals
suggested parking slot.
Before changing a lane, always
Surface irregularities, e.g. on
check all mirrors, look over the
construction zones, are not detected
shoulder and use the turn light.
by the system. The driver accepts
When the system detects a vehicle in
responsibility.
the side blind zone while driving
Activation
Side blind spot alert
forwards, an LED will illuminate in the
7'' Colour Info Display: select Blind
relevant exterior mirror.
The side blind spot alert system
spot monitoring on the Info Display
The LED comes on immediately when
detects and reports objects on either
and activate the function.
being passed.
side of the vehicle, within a specified
blind spot zone. The system displays
186
Driving and operating
The LED comes on after a delay when
● driving on a winding road or a
Fault
passing another vehicle slowly.
sharp corner
In the event of a fault, B flashes for a
● when passing or being passed by
Operation conditions
few moments in the instrument panel,
a very long vehicle, e.g. lorry,
accompanied by
C
and a display
The following conditions must be
coach, which is at the same time
message. Contact a dealer or a
fulfilled for proper operation:
detected at the rear in the blind
qualified workshop to have the
spot angle and present in the
all vehicles are moving in the
system checked.
driver's forward field of vision
same direction and in adjacent
lanes
● in very heavy traffic, vehicles
Panoramic view system
detected in front and behind are
the speed of your vehicle is
confused with a lorry or a
This system allows views of the
between 12 and 140 km/h
stationary object
vehicle's surroundings to be
passing a vehicle with a speed
displayed as a nearly 360° picture in
● when passing too quickly
difference of less than 10 km/h
the Info Display, like a bird's eye view.
another vehicle is passing with a
Deactivation
The system uses:
speed difference of less than
The system is deactivated in the
● rear camera, installed in the
25 km/h
vehicle personalisation 3 108. B
tailgate
the traffic flow is normal
extinguishes in the instrument cluster.
● ultrasonic parking sensors in the
driving on a straight or slightly
Additionally, an acoustic signal
rear bumper
curved road
sounds.
● front camera, installed in the front
the vehicle is not pulling a trailer
The state of the system is stored
grill below the enblem
No alert will be given in the following
when switching off the ignition.
● ultrasonic parking sensors in the
situations:
The system is automatically
front bumper
● in the presence of non-moving
deactivated when towing an
objects, e.g. parked vehicles,
electrically connected trailer.
barriers, street lights, road signs
Due to adverse weather conditions
● with vehicles moving in the
such as heavy rain, false detections
opposite direction
may occur.
Driving and operating
187
Activation
Auto mode is activated by default. In
this mode, the system selects the
The panoramic view system is
best view, standard, or zoom, to
activated by:
display according to the information
● engaging a gear or gearbox in a
from the parking sensors.
neutral position (front view)
The state of the system is not kept in
● engaging reverse gear (rear
memory when the ignition is switched
view)
off.
● manual activation in the Info
Standard view
Display when driving not more
The standard view consists of a rear
than 20 km/h
view and a front view.
Functionality
Rear view
The screen in the Info Display is
divided into two parts. On the right
Different views can be selected in the
there is a view from above the vehicle
left part of the display. Change the
and on the left there is the view from
type of view at any time during a
the rear or the front displayed. The
manoeuvre by pressing the touch
parking sensors complete the
field in the left lower zone of the
information on the view from above
display and selecting a view from the
the vehicle.
view selection menu:
● Standard view
● Auto mode
● Zoom view
180° view
The display is immediately updated
The area behind the vehicle is
with the type of view selected.
displayed in the screen. The vertical
lines represent the width of the
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Driving and operating
vehicle with mirrors unfolded. The
changes from rear view or front view
180° view
direction of the lines changes with the
to a view from above, as an obstacle
position of the steering wheel.
is approached during a manoeuvre.
The first horizontal line represents a
Zoom view
distance of about 30 cm beyond the
edge of vehicle's rear bumper. The
upper horizontal lines represent
distances of about 1 m and 2 m.
This view is available in auto mode or
in the view selection menu.
Front view
The area in front the vehicle is
displayed in the screen. The vertical
lines represent the width of the
The 180° view facilitates reversing
vehicle with mirrors unfolded. The
out of a parking bay, making it
direction of the lines changes with the
possible to see the approach of
position of the steering wheel.
vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists.
The first horizontal line represents a
The camera records the vehicle's
This view is not recommended for
distance of about 30 cm beyond the
surroundings during the manoeuvre
carrying out a complete manoeuvre.
edge of vehicle's front bumper. The
in order to reconstruct a view from
It is made up of three areas: left 1,
upper horizontal lines represent
above the rear or the front of the
centre 2 and right 3. This view is
distances of about 1 m and 2 m.
vehicle in its near surroundings.Thus,
available from the view selection
the vehicle can be manoeuvred
menu only.
This view is available in auto mode or
around obstacles nearby. This view is
in the view selection menu.
available with auto mode or in the
view selection menu.
Auto mode
This mode is activated by default.
Using sensors in the rear or in the
front bumper, the automatic view
Driving and operating
189
Deactivation
The panoramic view system may not
Displayed images may be further
operate properly when:
or closer than they appear. The
Panoramic view system is
area displayed is limited and
The surrounding is dark.
deactivated when:
objects that are close to either
The sun or the beam of
● driving faster than 20 km/h
edge of the bumper or under the
headlights is shining directly into
7 seconds after disengaging
bumper are not displayed on the
the camera lenses.
reverse gear
screen.
Weather limits visibility, such as
● by pressing the icon q in the left
fog, rain, or snow.
upper corner of the touch screen
System limitations
The camera lenses are blocked
● opening the tailgate
by snow, ice, slush, mud, dirt.
Caution
General information
The vehicle is towing a trailer.
For optimal operation of the
The vehicle had an accident.
9 Warning
system, it is important to keep the
There are extreme temperature
lense of the camera in the tailgate
changes.
The panoramic view system does
between the number plate lights
not replace driver vision. It will not
and the lense in the front grill
below the emblem always clean.
Rear view camera
display children, pedestrians,
cyclists, crossing traffic, animals,
Rinse the lenses with water and
The rear view camera assists the
or any other objects outside of the
wipe with a soft cloth.
driver when reversing by displaying a
camera view area, e. g. below the
Do not clean the lenses with a
view of the area behind the vehicle.
bumper, or underneath the
steam-jet or high-pressure jet
The view of the camera is displayed
vehicle.
cleaner.
in the Info Display.
Do not drive or park the vehicle
using only the panoramic view
system.
Always check the surrounding of
the vehicle before driving.
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Driving and operating
Functionality
9 Warning
The rear view camera does not
replace driver vision. Note that
objects that are outside the
camera's field of view and the
parking assist sensors, e.g. below
the bumper or underneath the
vehicle, are not displayed.
Do not reverse or park the vehicle
using only the rear view camera.
Always check the surrounding of
Trajectory lane of the vehicle is
the vehicle before driving.
shown in accordance with the
The camera is mounted in the
steering angle.
Switching on
tailgate.
The area displayed by the camera is
Deactivation of guidelines
Rear view camera is automatically
limited. The distance of the image that
Guidelines can be deactivated in the
activated when reverse gear is
appears on the display differs from
Info Display. Select Settings I Vehicle
engaged.
the actual distance.
I Collision / Detection Systems I Rear
View Camera Guidelines I §.
Guidelines
Info Display 3 103.
Dynamic guidelines are horizontal
Vehicle personalisation 3 108.
lines at 1 m intervals projected onto
the picture to define the distance to
Switching off
displayed objects.
The camera is switched off when a
forward gear is engaged.
Driving and operating
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System limitations
windscreen. The system warns the
After ignition is switched on, the lane
driver in the event of an unintendend
departure warning system is
The rear view camera may not
lane departure via visual and acoustic
activated. If the system is activated,
operate properly when:
signals.
the LED in the button ½ is not
the surrounding is dark
illuminated. To activate the system
There is no lane departure warning
when the system is deactivated,
the beam of headlights is shining
when the turn lights are operated and
press ½.
directly into the camera lenses
during 20 seconds after turn lights
have been switched off.
The system is only operable at
weather limits visibility, such as
fog, rain, or snow
vehicle speeds above 60 km/h and if
9 Warning
lane markings are available.
the camera lenses are blocked
by snow, ice, slush, mud, dirt.
When the system recognises an
This system is a driving aid that
Clean the lense, rinse with water,
unintended lane departure, the
cannot, in any circumstances,
and wipe with a soft cloth
control indicator ) flashes yellow.
replace the need for vigilance on
Simultaneously a chime sound is
the tailgate will be opened
the part of the driver.
activated.
the vehicle is towing an
electrically connected trailer,
Activation
bicycle carrier, etc.
the vehicle had a rear end
accident
there are extreme temperature
changes
Deactivation
Lane departure warning
To deactivate the system, press and
The lane departure warning system
hold ½. The LED in the button is
observes the lane markings between
illuminated and ½ illuminates yellow in
which the vehicle is driving via a front
the instrument cluster.
camera located at the top of the
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Driving and operating
At speeds below 60 km/h the system
● The sun is shining directly into
When the system steers to correct the
is inoperable.
the camera lens.
trajectory of the vehicle, a flashes
yellow in the instrument cluster.
● Close vehicles ahead.
Fault
A warning message in the Driver
● Driving on banked roads.
In the event of a fault,
C
appears in
Information Centre accompanied by a
● Driving on road edges.
the instrument panel, accompanied
warning chime alerts the driver when
by a display message and a warning
● Driving on roads with poor lane
immediate driver´s action is required.
chime. Contact a dealer or a qualified
markings.
Unintended lane departure is not
workshop to have the system
● Sudden lighting changes.
assumed by the system when the turn
checked.
lights are operated and during
The system can not operate when no
lane marking is detected.
20 seconds after turn lights have
System limitations
been switched off.
The system performance may not
Lane keep assist
Note
operate properly when:
The system may be switched off if it
Lane keep assist helps to avoid
Vehicle speed is below 60 km/h.
detects lanes which are too narrow,
crashes due to unintentional lane
Windscreen is not clean or
too wide or too curved.
departures. The front camera
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
observes the lane markings between
Following preconditions have to be
stickers.
which the vehicle is driving. If the
fullfilled:
Driving on winding or hilly roads.
vehicle approaches a lane marking,
● vehicle speed must be between
During nighttime driving.
the steering wheel is gently turned to
65 km/h and 180 km/h
position the vehicle back into the lane.
Adverse environmental
● the driver must hold the steering
The driver will then notice a turning
conditions like heavy rain, snow,
wheel with both hands
movement of the steering wheel. Turn
direct sunlight or shadows.
● the change of trajectory is not
steering wheel in same direction, if
The sensor in the windscreen is
system steers not sufficient. Turn
accompanied by operation of the
blocked by snow, ice, slush, mud,
steering wheel gently into opposite
turn lights
dirt, windscreen damage or
direction, if lane change is intended.
● the Electronic Stability Control is
affected by foreign objects, e.g.
activated and not in operation
stickers.
Driving and operating
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● the vehicle is not connected to a
If the system is activated, the LED in
the correction. A warning message in
trailer or an electric bicycle carrier
the button Ó is not illuminated. To
the Driver Information Centre
activate the system when the system
accompanied by a warning chime
● normal driving behaviour (system
is deactivated, press Ó.
alerts the driver when immediate
detects dynamic driving style, i.e.
driver´s action is required.
pressure on the brake or
The system is operational at vehicle
accelerator pedal)
speeds between 65 km/h and
Deactivation
● roads with poor lane markings
180 km/h and if lane markings are
detectable. The driver must hold the
To deactivate the system, press and
● no spare wheel is used
steering wheel with both hands. The
hold Ó. Deactivation of the system is
● the driver needs to be active
Electronic Stability Control system
confirmed by the illuminated LED in
during the correction
must be activated.
the button. In the Driver Information
● the vehicle is not driven in a tight
Centre solid grey lines are displayed.
The control indicator a flashes
corner
yellow during trajectory correction.
Fault
If the driver wishes to maintain the
Activation
trajectory of the vehicle, he can
In the event of a fault, a and
C
prevent the correction by keeping a
appear in the instrument panel,
firm grip on the steering wheel, e.g.
accompanied by a display message
during an avoiding manoeuvre. The
and a warning chime. Contact a
correction is interrupted if the turn
dealer or a qualified workshop to have
lights are operated.
the system checked.
There is no correction triggered when
System limitations
the turn lights are operated and
during 20 seconds after turn lights
The system performance may be
have been switched off.
affected by:
If the system detects that the driver is
● windscreen not clean or affected
not holding the steering wheel firmly
by foreign objects, e.g. stickers
enough during an automatic
● close vehicles ahead
correction of trajectory, it interrupts
● banked roads

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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