brakes at the rear of the vehicle are off for reversing ÿ p. 282.
After an emergency braking by the parking exit assistant,
10 seconds must elapse before another automatic
intervention of the brakes can take place.
If the towing hitch is not fitted at the factory, the parking system
must be deactivated manually when driving with a trailer.
Problems and solutions
Maneuvering with the trailer maneuvering assistant (Trailer
The parking system behaves differently than expected
An automatic intervention of the brakes may occur in the
There can be several causes:
— The speed is exceeded.
— System requirements are not met ÿ p. 188.
— The driver intervenes in the direction.
— The driver's door is open.
— Dirty or icy sensors or camera ÿ p. 369.
- The key
Then brake the vehicle yourself.
— The camera lens is not clean and the image from the camera
is not clear ÿ p. 369.
— Some noise sources, such as a jackhammer
cobbled road, interfere with the ultrasound signal.
Do not let the automatic intervention of the brakes in the
parking systems induce you to take risks that compromise
— The vehicle has some type of damage in the area of the
sensors or the camera, e.g. e.g., due to a bump when parking.
In some situations automatic brake intervention may only
work to a limited extent or not at all. Collisions against
obstacles can cause personal injury and damage to the
vehicle. The system cannot replace the driver's attention.
— The detection zone of the sensors or the field of view of the
camera are blocked by some accessory, e.g. For example,
a bicycle rack system.
— Paintwork or structural changes have been made in the
area of the sensors or camera, e.g. e.g. at the front of the
vehicle or on the running gear.
· Remain vigilant and do not rely solely on parking systems.
Always be prepared to brake and control
the address yourself.
Also note the messages displayed on the instrument panel
· Do not run any risk that compromises safety.
display and in the infotainment system.
· Act in accordance with warnings and recommendations.
Recommendations for the management of parking systems.
Sensor or camera not visible or the parking system has
If a sensor fails, that sensor zone is permanently disabled.
The affected sensor area can be displayed in the infotainment
Automatic intervention on the brakes of the sis
park assist theme ends after approx. 1.5 seconds.
Then brake the vehicle yourself.
system with the symbol. If necessary, the parking system is
Deactivate the parking system when the automatic
intervention of the brakes intervenes excessively, for
If there is a fault in the parking aid, an audible warning is
issued and, if necessary, a message is displayed on the
example, when driving off-road.
instrument panel display.
When the braking function when maneuvering intervenes,
— Check if any of the causes listed above exist.
it remains inactive in the same direction of travel for 5
metres. The function is only active again after changing gear or
— Once the source of the problem has been eliminated, you can
reconnect the system.
position selector lever.
— If the problem persists, go to a specialized workshop
After an emergency braking of the assisted parking
system, the parking operation is interrupted.
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Problems and solutions
The parking assist system is active and the vehicle
In some countries, the parking assist system can assist
Introduction to the topic
the driver by automatically intervening on the brakes in
certain cases ÿ p. 190.
Parking aid assists the driver when parking and
Depending on the equipment and certain conditions,
e.g. For example, depending on the weather conditions or
the load or inclination of the vehicle, the parking assist
system can brake the vehicle automatically when faced
with an obstacle. The driver then has to depress the brake
When the system automatically intervenes on the
brakes, the parking maneuver ends.
The parking assistance system is active and the
parking maneuver is automatically interrupted
The assisted parking system interrupts the parking
maneuver when any of the following occurs:
Fig. 147 On the infotainment system screen: display of
the parking aid.
— Function button is pressed
— The driver grabs the steering wheel.
— The driver's door opens.
The parking aid detects the distance to possible obstacles
by means of sensors located
at the front and rear of the vehicle ÿ p. 6, ÿ p. 9. The
system warns on the screen of the infotainment system
and through acoustic signals of the presence of obstacles
in the detection zone of the sensors ÿ fig. 147.
— The time limit or the number of maneuvers to park is
— The ASR is disconnected or it intervenes regulating.
— There is a fault in the system.
Start the parking maneuver again ÿ p. 196.
Depending on the equipment, settings for the parking
aid can be made in the infotainment system ÿ p. 36.
The assisted parking system is active and assists
when the steering wheel is turned with the vehicle
— Select the Vehicle settings menu and make the
When the parking assist system tries to turn the steering
settings in the Park and drive submenu
wheel while the vehicle is stationary, the white symbol
You can save some settings of the parking aid, such as
appears on the instrument panel screen.
the volume of the acoustic signals, in the user accounts of
the personalization function. The settings are automatically
— Depress the brake pedal.
changed when the user account is switched ÿ p. 39.
After changing a wheel, the parking assist system
does not park or unpark the vehicle accurately The
result of parking or exiting the parking operation is less
Special notes when towing a trailer The rear
parking aid sensors are not switched on if the factory-
mounted towing hitch is electrically connected to a trailer.
precise, e.g. For example, there is a greater or lesser
distance from the curb.
— Drive the vehicle a bit long,
including sections with curves.
The intelligent technology of parking systems cannot
overcome the limits imposed by physical laws and
only works within the limits of the systems. Due
The parking assist system automatically adapts to the
new wheel dimensions.
park and maneuver