Cleaning the windshield
Pull the lever.
The washer fluid is sprayed onto the windshield
directly in front of the wiper blade when the
wiper moves upward.
Fold-away position of the wipers
The fold-away position enables the wipers to be
folded away from the windshield.
Important, for instance when changing the wiper
blades or for folding away under frosty condi‐
If the wipers start moving in the folded away
state, body parts can be jammed or damage
may occur to parts of the vehicle. There is a risk
of injury or risk of damage to property. Make
sure that the vehicle is switched off when the
wipers are in the folded away state and the wip‐
ers are folded in when switching on.
If the wipers are frozen to the windshield, the
wiper blades can be torn off and the wiper mo‐
tor can overheat when switching on. There is a
risk of damage to property. Defrost the wind‐
shield prior to switching the wipers on.
Folding away the wipers
1. Switch on standby state.
2. Press and hold the wiper lever down, until the
wipers stop in a close to vertical position.
3. Fold the wipers all the way away from the
Folding down the wipers
After the wipers are folded back down, the wiper
system must be reactivated.
Fold the wipers back down onto the wind‐
2. Switch on standby state and press and hold
the wiper lever down again.
3. Wipers return to their resting position and are
ready again for operation.
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