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Hiding Check Control messages
Hiding Check Control messages

Press the computer button on the turn signal lever.

▷ Some Check Control messages are displayed continuously and are not cleared until the malfunction is eliminated. If several malfunctions occur at once, the messages are displayed consecutively.

These messages can be hidden for approx.

8 seconds. After this time, they are displayed again automatically.
▷ Other Check Control messages are hidden automatically after approx. 20 seconds.

They are stored and can be displayed again later.

    Supplementary text messages
    Addition information, such as on the cause of a fault or the required action, can be called up via Check Control. The supplementary text of urgent messages is displayed on the Control Display a ...

    Displaying stored Check Control messages
    1. "Vehicle Info" 2. "Vehicle status" 3. "Check Control" 4. Select the text message. ...

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    General information
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