Parking assistant handling is divided into three
▷ Switching on and activating.
▷ Parking space search.
System status and instructions on required ac‐
tions are displayed on the Control Display.
Ultrasound sensors measure parking spaces on
both sides of the vehicle.
The parking assistant calculates the best possi‐
ble parking line and takes control of the following
functions during the parking procedure:
▷ Accelerating and braking.
▷ Changing the gears.
Parking is automatic.
The system cannot serve as a substitute for the
driver’s personal judgment in assessing the
traffic conditions. Based on the limits of the
system, it cannot independently react to all traf‐
fic situations. There is a risk of accident. Adjust
driving style to traffic conditions. Watch traffic
closely and actively intervene where appropri‐
The parking assistant can steer the vehicle over
or onto curbs. There is a risk of damage to
property. Watch traffic closely and actively in‐
tervene where appropriate.
The safety information of the PDC Park Distance
Control, refer to page 190, applies in addition.
Button in the vehicle
Park assistance button
With the four side ultrasound sensors, arrows,
and the ultrasound sensors of PDC Park Dis‐
tance Control in the bumpers, the parking
spaces are measured and the distances to ob‐
Ensure full functionality:
▷ Do not cover sensors, for instance with stick‐
▷ Keep the sensors clean and unobstructed.
Driver assistance systems
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