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194
Driving and operating
● winding or hilly roads
The steering of the lane keep
9 Warning
● road edges
assist may not be sufficient to
● sudden lighting changes
avoid a lane departure.
The system cannot replace the
The system may not detect hands-
need for vigilance on the part of
● adverse environmental
off driving due to external
the driver. Taking a break is
conditions, e.g. heavy rain or
influences like road condition and
recommended as soon as feeling
snow
surface and weather. The driver
tired or at least every two hours.
● vehicle modifications, e.g. tyres
has full responsibility to control the
Do not take the steering wheel
Switch off the system if the system is
vehicle and is always required to
when feeling tired.
disturbed by tar marks, shadows,
keep the hands on the steering
road cracks, temporary or
wheel while driving.
Activation or Deactivation
construction lane markings, or other
Using the system while towing a
road imperfections.
The system can be activated or
trailer or on slippery roads could
deactivated in the vehicle
cause loss of control of the vehicle
personalisation 3 108.
9 Warning
and a crash. Switch the system off.
The state of the system stays in
Always keep your attention on the
memory when the ignition is switched
Driver alert
road and maintain proper vehicle
off.
position within the lane, otherwise
The driver alert system monitores the
vehicle damage, injury or death
driving time and the vigilance of the
Driving time alert
could occur.
driver. Monitoring the vigilance of the
The driver gets notified by a pop-up
driver is based on the trajectory
Lane keep assist does not
reminder symbol in the Driver
variations of the vehicle compared to
continuously steer the vehicle.
Information Centre simultaneously
the lane markings.
The system may not keep the
with an acoustic alert if the driver has
vehicle in the lane or give an alert,
not taken a break after 2 hours of
even if a lane marking is detected.
driving at a speed above 65 km/h. The
alert is repeated hourly until the
vehicle is stopped, no matter how
vehicle speed evolves.
Driving and operating
195
The counting of driving time alert is
The driver drowsiness detection is
Charging
reset when the ignition has been
reinitialised when the ignition has
switched off for a few minutes.
been switched off for a few minutes or
the speed remains below 65 km/h for
9 Warning
Driver drowsiness detection
a few minutes.
The system monitors the driver's level
Persons with a pacemaker should
System limitations
of vigilance. A camera at the top of the
consult a doctor for possible
windscreen detects variations in
In the following situations, the system
precautions.
trajectory compared to the lane
may not operate properly or even not
markings. This system is particularly
operate at all:
This section explains the process of
suited to fast roads (speed higher
charging the vehicle's high voltage
poor visibility caused by
than 65 km/h).
battery.
inadequate lighting of the
If the trajectory of the vehicle
roadway, falling snow, heavy
While the charge cord is plugged into
suggests a certain level of
rain, dense fog etc.
the vehicle, the vehicle cannot be
drowsiness or inattention by the
driven.
dazzle caused by headlamps of
driver, the system triggers the first
an oncoming vehicles, low sun,
level of alert. The driver is notified by
reflections on damp roads,
a message and an audible signal is
leaving a tunnel, alternating
given.
shade and light etc.
After three first level alerts, the
windscreen area in front of the
system triggers a new alert with a
camera covered by dirt, snow,
message, accompanied by a more
stickers etc.
pronounced audible signal.
no lane markings detected or
In certain driving conditions (poor
multiple lane markings due to
road surface or strong winds), the
roadworks
system may give alerts independent
close vehicles ahead
of the driver's level of vigilance.
winding roads or narrow roads
196
Driving and operating
Charging at domestic electrical
9 Warning
outlets
Do not carry out any works in the
Start charging
engine compartment during
charging.
9 Warning
The vehicle can be charged at
Only use a domestic electrical
domestic electrical outlets. Charging
outlet which is properly grounded
an empty high voltage battery at a
and protected by a 30 mA
domestic electrical outlet takes
differential switch.
approx. 7 hours.
Only use a domestic electrical
A portable charge cord used to
outlet protected by a circuit
2. Push the rearward edge of the
charge the vehicle high voltage
breaker adapted to the amperage
charge port door in and release to
battery is stored under the rear floor
of the electrical circuit.
open the door.
storage cover in the load
Have a qualified electrician check
compartment.
the electrical installation to be
1. Shift into P and switch off the
used. The installation has to be in
vehicle.
compliance with national
standards and compatible with the
vehicle.
When using a dedicated domestic
electrical outlet, have it installed
by a qualified electrician.
Make sure that the electrical
outlet, the plug and the cable do
not support the weight of the
control box.
Driving and operating
197
3. Open the tailgate. Lift the rear
Once charging, the vehicle plug will
floor storage cover and remove
be locked to the charge port and
the charge cord.
cannot be disconnected while
charging is active. - indicator
4. Plug the charge cord into the
illuminates.
domestic electrical outlet.
Verify the charge cord status.
Stop charging
Charge cord 3 199.
9 Warning
After the end of the charging
progress:
● Make sure the charge port door
The start of charging is indicated by
is closed.
the green flashing of the status
indicator at the charge port and at the
● Always disconnect the charge
control box of the charge chord.
cord from the domestic
electrical outlet.
● Avoid any entry of water into
the charge port of the vehicle,
the vehicle plug of the charge
5. Plug in the vehicle plug of the
cord and the domestic
charge cord into the charge port
electrical outlet.
on the vehicle.
The battery is fully charged if the
Charging status 3 199.
status indicator on the charge port
illuminates green.
1. Unlock the vehicle before
removing the vehicle plug from
the charge port.
198
Driving and operating
If the vehicle is already unlocked,
Charging at wallboxes and public
2. Select Charge.
lock the vehicle and unlock it
charging stations
3. Press /.
again.
When charging at a wallbox / public
4. Enter a start time for loading.
charging station, follow the
5. Press OK.
instructions for the use of the wallbox /
6. Plug in the vehicle.
public charging station.
Charging 3 195.
Programmable charging
By default, charging starts as soon as
the vehicle plug of the charge cord is
plugged into the charge port of the
vehicle. It is also possible to schedule
charging using the Colour Info
Display.
2. Disconnect the vehicle plug from
the charge port within 30 seconds.
3. Close the charge port door by
pressing firmly in the centre to
latch properly.
7. Within 1 minute, press b to
4. Disconnect the charging cord
activate programmable charging.
from the domestic electrical
outlet.
1. Press m.
Driving and operating
199
Programmable charging 3 198.
Charging status
A charging fault has occured if the
vehicle is plugged in and the charging
status indicator is off.
Further charging status indicators are
located on the control box of the
charge cord.3 199.
Charge cord
9 Danger
The status indicator illuminates blue
There is a risk of electric shock
indicating that programmable
that may cause personal injury or
charging is active.
If the vehicle is plugged in and the
death.
ignition is switched off, the charging
status indicator indicates the
Do not use the charge cord if any
following:
part of the charge cord is
damaged.
● Illuminates white: welcome
lighting when charge port door is
Do not open or remove the charge
opened
cord cover.
● Illuminates green: charging
Service by qualified personnel
complete
only. Connect the charge cord to a
properly grounded outlet with
● Flashes green: high voltage
cords that are not damaged.
battery charging
● Illuminates red: charging fault
● Illuminates blue: programmable
charging active
200
Driving and operating
Important information about
● When outdoors, plug into an
portable electric vehicle charging
electrical outlet that is weather-
proof while in use.
Charging an electric vehicle can
● Mount the charging cord to
stress a building's electrical
reduce strain on the electrical
system more than a typical
outlet / plug.
household appliance.
Before you plug in to any
9 Warning
electrical outlet, have a qualified
electrician inspect and verify the
Improper use of portable electric
electrical system (electrical
vehicle charge cords may cause a
outlet, wiring, junctions and
fire, electrical shock, or burns, and
protection devices) for heavy-
may result in damage to property,
A portable charge cord used to
duty service at a 10 A continuous
serious injury, or death.
charge the vehicle high voltage
load.
battery is stored under the rear floor
● Do not use extension cords,
Electrical outlets may wear out
storage cover in the load
multi-outlet power strips,
with normal usage or be
compartment 3 195. The charge cord
splitters, grounding adaptors,
damaged over time, making them
is compatible with the domestic
surge protectors, or similar
unsuitable for electric vehicle
electrical outlet of the respective
devices.
charging.
country. It includes a control box with
● Do not use an electrical socket
charging status indicators.
Check the electrical outlet / plug
that is worn or damaged, or one
while charging and discontinue
If the vehicle is to be used abroad,
that will not hold the plug firmly
use if the electrical outlet / plug is
check whether the wall plug of the
in place.
hot, then have the electrical
charge cord is compatible with the
● Do not immerse the charging
outlet serviced by a qualified
local electrical outlets. If a different
chord into any liquid.
electrician.
charge cord is needed, consult a
workshop.
Driving and operating
201
7
Charge
● Do not use an electrical socket
that is not properly grounded.
Illuminates green: Charging is
complete.
● Do not use an electrical socket
that is on a circuit with other
Flashes green: High voltage
electrical loads.
battery is not fully charged.
Charging process is going on or
programmable charging is active.
9 Warning
+ Fault
Read all the safety warnings and
Illuminates red: Fault.
instructions before using this
Check whether the connections
product. Failure to follow the
to the charge port and to the
warnings and the instructions may
1. Vehicle plug
electrical outlet are correct. Make
result in electric shock, fire, and /
sure that the electrical installation
2. Status indicators
or serious injury.
and the charge cord are not
3. Wall plug
Never leave children unattended
damaged.
near the vehicle while the vehicle
Charge cord status indicators
If no status indicator comes on, verify
is charging and never allow
the circuit breaker of the electrical
children to play with the charge
After plugging in the charge cord, it
outlet:
cord.
will perform a quick self test and all
● If the circuit breaker has broken,
status indicators come on for a
If the plug provided does not fit the
contact a qualified electrician to
moment. Verify the status:
electrical outlet, do not modify the
verify the compatibility of the
plug. Arrange for a qualified
! Power
electrical installation and repair it.
electrician to inspect the electrical
Illuminates yellow: Connection
● If the circuit breaker has not
outlet.
has been established. The
broken, the charge chord may be
Do not put fingers into the electric
charge cord is ready to charge
defective. Do not use the charge
vehicle connector.
the vehicle.
chord and contact a workshop.
202
Driving and operating
Grounding instructions
Fuel
Caution
This product must be grounded. If this
product should malfunction or break
Fuel for petrol engines
Do not use fuel or fuel additives
down, grounding provides a path of
that contain metallic compounds
least resistance for electric current to
such as manganese-based
reduce the risk of electric shock. This
additives. This may cause engine
product is equipped with a cord that
damage.
has a grounding conductor. The plug
must be plugged into an appropriate
Caution
outlet that is properly installed and
grounded in accordance with all local
Only use unleaded fuel that complies
Use of fuel with a lower octane
codes and ordinances.
with European standard EN 228 or
rating than the lowest possible
E DIN 51626-1 or equivalent.
rating could lead to uncontrolled
9 Warning
The engine is capable of running with
combustion and engine damage.
fuel that contains up to 10% ethanol
Improper connection of the charge
(e.g. named E10).
The engine specific requirements
cord ground may cause electrical
Use fuel with the recommended
regarding octane rating are given in
shock. Check with a qualified
octane rating. A lower octane rating
the engine data overview 3 261. A
electrician if there is doubt as to
can reduce engine power and torque
country-specific label at the fuel filler
whether the charge circuit is
and slightly increases fuel
flap can supersede the requirement.
properly grounded. Do not modify
consumption.
In certain countries, the use of a
the plug provided with the product.
particular fuel, e.g. a specific octane
If it will not fit the electrical outlet,
rating, may be required to ensure
have a proper electrical outlet
proper engine operation.
installed by a qualified electrician.
203
Driving and operating
Diesel fuel that meets standard
application of the special servicing
Fuel for diesel engines
EN16734 mixed with a biofuel that
conditions referred to as "Arduous
The Diesel engines are compatible
meets standard EN14214 (possibly
conditions".
with bio-fuels that conform to current
containing up to 10% Fatty Acid
For more information, contact a
and future European standards and
Methyl Ester).
dealer or a qualified workshop.
and can be obtained from filling
stations:
Caution
The use of any other type of (bio)
fuel (vegetable or animal oils, pure
or diluted, domestic fuel etc.) is
strictly prohibited (risk of damage
Paraffinic Diesel fuel that meets
to the engine and fuel system).
standard EN15940 mixed with a
Diesel fuel that meets standard
biofuel that meets standard
Note
EN590 mixed with a biofuel that
EN14214 (possibly containing up to
The only Diesel additives authorised
meets standard EN14214 (possibly
7% Fatty Acid Methyl Ester).
for use are those that meet the
containing up to 7% Fatty Acid Methyl
B715000 standard.
Ester).
Low temperature operation
At temperatures below 0 °C, some
diesel products with biodiesel blends
may clog, freeze or gel, which may
affect the fuel supply system. Starting
The use of B20 or B30 fuel meeting
and engine operation may not work
standard EN16709 is possible in your
properly. Make sure to fill winter
Diesel engines. However, this use,
grade diesel fuel at ambient
even occasional, requires strict
temperatures below 0 °C.
204
Driving and operating
Arctic grade diesel fuel can be used
Follow the operating and safety
in extreme cold temperatures below
instructions of the filling station
-20 °C. Using this fuel grade in warm
when refuelling.
or hot climates is not recommended
and may cause engine stalling, poor
starting or damage on the fuel
9 Danger
injection system.
Fuel is flammable and explosive.
No smoking. No naked flames or
Refuelling
sparks.
If you can smell fuel in your
vehicle, have the cause of this
remedied immediately by a
The fuel filler flap can only be opened
workshop.
if the vehicle is unlocked. Open the
fuel filler flap by pushing the flap.
A label with symbols at the fuel filler
To open the fuel filler flap of a hybrid
flap is indicating the allowed fuel
vehicle, a depressurisation phase is
types. In Europe the pump nozzles of
required to avoid the emission of fuel
the filling stations are marked with
vapour.
these symbols. Refuel only the
allowed fuel type.
Caution
9 Danger
In case of misfuelling, do not
Before refuelling, switch off
switch on ignition.
ignition and any external heaters
with combustion chambers.
Fuel filler flap is located at right rear
side of vehicle.
Driving and operating
205
To close, turn the fuel filler cap
clockwise until it clicks.
Close the flap and allow it to engage.
Fuel filler cap
Only use genuine fuel filler caps.
Diesel-engined vehicles have special
fuel filler caps.
Press r. After depressurisation the
The fuel filler cap can be attached to
fuel filler flap is unlocked. This can
the hook on the fuel filler flap.
take up to one minute.
Place the nozzle in straight position to
Open the fuel filler flap by pushing the
the filler neck and press with slight
flap.
force to insert.
To refuel, switch on pump nozzle.
Petrol and diesel refuelling
After the automatic cut-off, the tank
To open, turn the cap slowly
can be topped up by operating the
anticlockwise.
pump nozzle a maximum of two more
times.
Caution
Wipe off any overflowing fuel
immediately.
206
Driving and operating
bar for towing. Always keep the
Adjust tyre pressure to the value
Trailer hitch
coupling ball bar in the vehicle to have
specified for full load 3 267.
it on hand if needed.
General information
Trailer towing
Only use towing equipment that has
Driving characteristics and
been approved for your vehicle. If
Trailer loads
using non-factory fitted towing
towing tips
equipment, deactivation of the hands-
The permissible trailer loads are
Before attaching a trailer, lubricate
free tailgate operation may be
vehicle and engine-dependent
the coupling ball. However, do not do
required 3 30.
maximum values which must not be
so if a stabiliser, which acts on the
Entrust retrofitting of towing
coupling ball, is being used to reduce
exceeded. The actual trailer load is
equipment to a workshop. It may be
snaking movements.
the difference between the actual
necessary to make changes that
gross weight of the trailer and the
During trailer towing do not exceed a
affect the cooling system, heat
actual coupling socket load with the
speed of 80 km/h. A maximum speed
shields or other equipment.
trailer coupled.
of 100 km/h is only appropriate if an
The bulb outage detection function for
oscillation damper is used and the
The permissible trailer loads are
trailer brake light cannot detect a
permissible gross trailer weight does
specified in the vehicle documents. In
partial bulb outage. E.g. in case of
not exceed the vehicle’s curb weight.
general, they are valid for inclines up
four bulbs with a power of 5 W each,
to 12%.
For trailers with low driving stability
the function only detects light outage
The permissible trailer load applies
and caravan trailers, the use of an
when only a single 5 W light remains
up to the specified incline and at sea
oscillation damper is strongly
or none remain.
level. Since engine power decreases
recommended.
Trailers equipped with LED lights are
as altitude increases due to the air
If the trailer starts snaking, drive more
not suitable for the wiring harness of
becoming thinner, therefore reducing
slowly, do not attempt to correct the
this trailer hitch.
climbing ability, the permissible gross
steering and brake sharply if
train weight also decreases by 10%
Fitting of towing equipment could
necessary.
for every 1000 m of altitude. The
cover the opening of the towing eye.
When driving downhill, drive in the
gross train weight does not have to be
If this is the case use the coupling ball
same gear as if driving uphill and
drive at a similar speed.
Driving and operating
207
reduced when driving on roads with
Rear axle load
Fitting the coupling ball bar
slight inclines (less than 8%, e.g.
When the trailer is coupled and the
motorways).
towing vehicle fully loaded, the
The permissible gross train weight
permissible rear axle load (see
must not be exceeded. This weight is
identification plate or vehicle
specified on the identification plate
documents) may be exceeded by
3 257.
60 kg, the gross vehicle weight rating
must not be exceeded. If the
Vertical coupling load
permissible rear axle load is
The vertical coupling load is the load
exceeded, a maximum speed of
exerted by the trailer on the coupling
100 km/h applies.
ball. It can be varied by changing the
weight distribution when loading the
Towing equipment
trailer.
Disengage and fold down the socket.
The maximum permissible vertical
Caution
Remove the sealing plug from the
coupling load (70 kg) is specified on
opening for the coupling ball bar and
the towing equipment identification
When operating without a trailer,
stow it.
plate and in the vehicle documents.
remove the coupling ball bar.
Always aim for the maximum vertical
coupling load, especially in the case
of heavy trailers. The vertical coupling
load should never fall below 25 kg.
208
Driving and operating
Checking the tensioning of the
coupling ball bar
● Remove the cover from the lock
● Pull out rotary knob and turn
of the rotary knob and verify
clockwise as far as it will go.
whether the rotary knob is
● Red marking on rotary knob must
Inserting the coupling ball bar
locked. If the rotary knob cannot
point towards green marking on
be turned, it is locked.
coupling ball bar.
Otherwise, the coupling ball bar must
● The gap between the rotary knob
be tensioned before being inserted:
and the coupling ball bar must be
● Unlock coupling ball bar by
approx. 6 mm.
turning key to position c.
Driving and operating
209
Insert the tensioned coupling ball bar
Attach breakaway stopping cable to
Dismounting the coupling ball bar
in the opening and push firmly
eye.
upwards until it audibly engages.
Check that the coupling ball bar is
The rotary handle snaps back into its
correctly installed
original position resting against the
Green marking on rotary knob
coupling ball bar without a gap.
must point towards green
marking on coupling ball bar.
9 Warning
There must be no gap between
Do not touch rotary handle during
the rotary handle and the
insertion.
coupling ball bar.
The coupling ball bar must be
Lock the coupling ball bar by turning
firmly engaged in the opening.
the key to position e. Remove the key
The coupling ball bar must be
and close the protective flap.
Open the protective flap and turn the
locked and the key removed.
key to position c to unlock the
Eye for break-away stopping cable
coupling ball bar.
9 Warning
Pull out rotary handle and turn
clockwise as far as it will go. Pull out
Towing a trailer is permitted only
coupling ball bar downwards.
when a coupling ball bar is fitted
correctly. If the coupling ball bar
Insert sealing plug in opening. Fold
does not engage correctly, seek
away socket.
the assistance of a workshop.
Trailer stability assist
If the system detects snaking
movements, engine power is reduced
and the vehicle / trailer combination is
210
Driving and operating
selectively braked until the snaking
ceases. While system is working keep
steering wheel as still as possible.
Trailer stability assist is a function of
the Electronic Stability Control 3 157.
Vehicle care
211
Electrical system
226
General Information
Vehicle care
Fuses
226
Engine compartment fuse box . 227
Accessories and vehicle
Instrument panel fuse box
228
modifications
General Information
211
Vehicle tools
230
Accessories and vehicle
We recommend the use of genuine
Tools
230
modifications
211
parts and accessories and factory
Wheels and tyres
231
Vehicle storage
213
approved parts specific for your
Winter tyres
231
End-of-life vehicle recovery
213
vehicle type. We cannot assess or
Tyre designations
232
guarantee reliability of other products
Vehicle checks
214
Tyre pressure
232
- even if they have a regulatory or
Performing work
214
Tyre deflation detection
otherwise granted approval.
Bonnet
214
system
233
Engine oil
215
Any modification, conversion or other
Tread depth
234
Engine coolant
216
changes made to standard vehicle
Changing tyre and wheel size . 235
Washer fluid
216
specifications (including, without
Wheel covers
235
Brakes
217
limitation, software modifications,
Tyre chains
235
Brake fluid
217
modifications of the electronic control
Tyre repair kit
236
Vehicle battery
217
units) may invalidate the warranty
Wheel changing
239
Diesel fuel system bleeding
219
offered by Opel. Furthermore, such
Spare wheel
240
Wiper blade replacement
219
changes may affect driver assistance
Jump starting
244
systems, may impact fuel
Bulb replacement
220
Towing
245
consumption, CO2 emissions and
Halogen headlights
220
Towing the vehicle
245
other emissions of the vehicle and
LED headlights
222
Towing another vehicle
247
cause the vehicle to no longer
Front fog lights
222
Tail lights
222
Appearance care
247
conform to the operating permit,
Side turn lights
225
Exterior care
247
impacting the validity of your vehicle
Number plate light
226
Interior care
249
registration.
Interior lights
226
Floor mats
250
212
Vehicle care
Deinstallation
Caution
When transporting the vehicle on
a train or on a recovery vehicle, the
mud flaps might be damaged.
Cold protection covers
It is recommended to have the
protection covers installed by a
workshop.
Caution
2. Press the lower part of the
protection cover against the slat of
The protection covers must be
the grille. Ensure that the
1. With your hand behind the grille,
removed when one of the
protection cover is fixed securely.
push the brackets of the
following conditions occurs:
protection cover upwards to
3. Repeat the procedure for the
release the protection cover.
● The ambient temperature is
other protection covers.
above 10 °C.
2. Pull the protection cover upwards
and remove it.
● When the vehicle is towed.
3. Repeat the procedure for the
● The vehicle is driven at speeds
other protection covers.
above 120 km/h.
Installation
1. Install the protection cover as
shown.
Vehicle care
213
● Open the bonnet, close all doors
Vehicle storage
End-of-life vehicle recovery
and lock the vehicle.
Information on end-of-life vehicle
Storage for a long period of time
● Disconnect the clamp from the
recovery centres and the recycling of
negative terminal of the vehicle
If the vehicle is to be stored for several
end-of-life vehicles is available on our
battery. Note that all systems are
months:
website, where legally required. Only
not functional, e.g. anti-theft
entrust this work to an authorised
Wash and wax the vehicle.
alarm system.
recycling centre.
Have the wax in the engine
compartment and underbody
Putting back into operation
checked.
When the vehicle is to be put back into
Clean and preserve the rubber
operation:
seals.
● Connect the clamp to the
Fill up fuel tank completely.
negative terminal of the vehicle
Change the engine oil.
battery. Initialize the power
windows 3 40.
Drain the washer fluid reservoir.
● Check tyre pressure.
Check the coolant antifreeze and
corrosion protection.
● Fill up the washer fluid reservoir.
Adjust tyre pressure to the value
● Check the engine oil level.
specified for full load.
● Check the coolant level.
Park the vehicle in a dry, well
● Fit the number plate if necessary.
ventilated place. Engage first or
reverse gear or set selector lever
to P. Prevent the vehicle from
rolling.
Do not apply the parking brake.
214
Vehicle care
Vehicle checks
9 Danger
Performing work
The ignition system uses
extremely high voltage. Do not
touch.
Bonnet
Opening
Open the driver's door.
Push the safety catch upwards and
open the bonnet.
9 Warning
Only perform engine compartment
checks when the ignition is off.
The cooling fan may start
operating even if the ignition is off.
Pull the release lever and return it to
its original position.
Secure the bonnet support.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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