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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:

    Security indicator light
    The security indicator light deters potential thieves by indicating that the vehicle is equipped with an immobilizer system. It begins flashing approximately 60 seconds after the ignition switch ...

    Changing a road wheel
    Spare wheel If the spare wheel differs from the otherfitted wheels, these rules must befollowed: WARNINGS: Do not exceed 80 km/h (50 mph). Drive the shortest possibledistances before having the sp ...

    Language Selection
    To change the language that the Uconnect™ Phone is using: • Press the button to begin. • After the “Ready” prompt and the following beep, say the name of the language you wish to swit ...