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Information stage

Information stage

The dimmed lamp in the mirror housing indicates when there are vehicles in the blind spot or approaching from behind.

Warning

If the turn signal is set while a vehicle is in the critical zone, the steering wheel vibrates briefly and the lamp in the mirror housing flashes brightly.

The warning stops when the turn signal is switched off, or the other vehicle leaves the critical zone.

    Switching on/off
    Press the button. ▷ On: the LED lights up. ▷ Off: the LED goes out. The system can issue warnings at speeds above approx. 30 mph/50 km/h. The state is stored for the remote contro ...

    System limits
    Personal responsibility The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the traffic situation. In the event of a warning, do not jerk the steering wheel, as you ...

    See also:

    Trip computer
    There are two types of computer. ▷ "Onboard info": the values can be reset as often as necessary. ▷ "Trip computer": the values provide an overview of the current ...

    Map lights
    To turn the map lights on, press the light lens. To turn them off, press the lens again. CAUTION Do not use for extended periods of time with the engine stopped. This could result in a discharged ...

    Registering the phonebook data
    1. Input the phone number to be registered. Refer to “Inputting the phone number” F5-36. 2. Say the name to be registered. 3. “Confirm” is displayed. 4. Press the “TUNE/TRACK/CH” dial ...