The colored thresholds of the obstacle markings
match the markings of the PDC Park Distance
Vehicle wash view
The vehicle wash view assists when entering a
vehicle wash by displaying the floor and the vehi‐
cle's own track.
The system warns of obstacles on the side of
To protect the sides of the vehicle, obstacle
markings are displayed on the sides of the vehi‐
▷ No markings: no obstacles were detected.
▷ Color markings: warning against detected ob‐
Limits of side protection
The system only displays stationary obstacles
that were previously detected by sensors while
The system does not detect whether an obstacle
moves later on. For this reason, at standstill, the
markings are not shown anymore in the display
after a certain time. The area next to the vehicle
must be newly captured.
Door opening angle
If obstacle marking is activated, the system indi‐
cates fixed obstacles that obstruct the opening
angles of the doors.
The system does not provide a warning of ap‐
Steptronic transmission: the maximum opening
angles of the doors are displayed in selector
lever position P.
As soon as the vehicle begins moving, the open‐
ing angles are replaced by parking aid lines.
Limits of the display
The vehicle surroundings are displayed with dis‐
torted image for technical reasons.
Even if the symbols for the door opening angles
do not cross other objects on the Control Dis‐
play, the following needs to be noted when park‐
ing next to other objects:
Because of the perspective, higher, protruding
objects may be closer than they appear on the
Driver assistance systems
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