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Two radar sensors below the rear bumper monitor

Two radar sensors below the rear bumper monitor the area behind and next to the vehicle at speeds above approx. 30 mph/50 km/h.

The system indicates whether there are vehicles in the blind spot, arrow 1, or approaching from behind on the adjacent lane, arrow 2.

The lamp in the exterior mirror housing lights up dimly.

Before you change lanes after setting the turn signal, the system issues a warning in the situations described above.

The lamp in the housing of the exterior mirror flashes and the steering wheel vibrates.

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 ...

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Satellite Radio
To switch to satellite radio mode, say “Sat” or “Satellite Radio”. In this mode, you may say the following commands: • “Channel Number” (to change the channel by its spoken number) ...

Steering wheel audio control (if equipped)
The steering wheel may incorporate audio control buttons. CAUTION Do not operate audio remote control buttons simultaneously. 1. VOLUME (VOL+/-) • Push the lever upward (+) to increase the vol ...

High Voltage Devices and Wiring
WARNING! Exposure to high voltage can cause shock, burns, and even death. The high voltage components in the vehicle can only be serviced by technicians with special training. High voltage ...