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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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    Activating/deactivating warning signals
    The collision warning system’s visual signals are activated automatically when the engine is started if the collision warning system is switched on. The audible warning signal can be activated/ d ...

    Automatic Service Request
    The TeleService data necessary for servicing the vehicle are automatically sent to your service partner prior to the service deadline. If possible, the service partner will contact you and a ser ...

    Moonroof
    The moonroof can be opened or closed electrically only when the ignition is switched ON. WARNING: Do not let passengers stand up or extend part of their body through the open moonroof while th ...