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Steering wheel vibration

Frequent activation of the steering wheel vibration causes the system to overheat.

This causes Active Blind Spot Detection to become deactivated.

Let the system cool and reactivate it by pressing the button.

    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 ...

    Radar sensors
    The radar sensors are located under the rear bumper. The system may not be fully functional in the following situations: ▷ Dirty or icy bumper. ▷ Stickers on the bumper. A Check ...

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    Mobile communication devices in the vehicle
    Mobile communication devices in the vehicle It is advised that you do not use mobile communication devices, e.g., mobile phones, inside the vehicle without connecting them directly to the exte ...

    iPod functions
    ●When an iPod is connected and the audio source is changed to iPod mode, the iPod will resume play from the same point in which it was last used. ●Depending on the iPod that is connec ...

    Instrument Cluster Messages
    Messages will be displayed in the instrument cluster to alert the driver when certain unusual conditions occur. These messages are described below. ...