this case, the desired parking method must
be selected manually.
▷ Symbol on the vehicle image: parking
procedure active. Steering control
has been taken over by system.
▷ Parking space search is always active when‐
ever the vehicle is moving forward slow and
straight, even if the system is deactivated.
When the system is deactivated, the displays
on the Control Display are shown in gray.
Parking using the parking
Switching on and activating the parking assis‐
Engage the reverse gear and activate the
system or press the parking assistance but‐
ton, refer to page 205, on the Control Display.
Parking assistant is activated.
2. Pass the row of parked vehicles at a speed of
up to approx. 22 mph/35 km/h and at a dis‐
tance of maximum 5 ft/1.5 m.
The status of the parking space search and
possible parking spaces are displayed on the
Control Display, refer to page 205.
3. Confirm the suggested parking space for the
parking procedure: switch on the turn signal
on the corresponding side.
If prompted, confirm the start of the parking
operation on the Control Display.
The system takes over the steering.
4. Follow the instructions on the Control Dis‐
At the end of the parking procedure, the P
selector lever position is set.
The end of the parking procedure is indicated
on the Control Display.
5. Adjust the parking position yourself, if
The parking assistant can be interrupted at any
▷ Press the park assistance button.
▷ "Parking Assistant" Select the symbol on
the Control Display.
The system is interrupted automatically in the
▷ If the driver grasps the steering wheel or
takes over steering.
▷ Possibly on snow-covered or slippery road
▷ When there are obstacles that are hard to
overcome, such as curbs.
▷ When there are obstacles that suddenly ap‐
▷ If the PDC Park Distance Control displays
clearances that are too small.
▷ If a maximum number of parking attempts or
the time taken for parking is exceeded.
▷ When switching to another function on the
▷ If the trunk lid is open.
▷ If doors are open.
▷ When setting the parking brake.
▷ During acceleration.
▷ When the brake pedal remains pressed for an
extended period while the vehicle is station‐
▷ When unfastening the driver's safety belt.
A Check Control message is displayed.
An interrupted parking procedure can be contin‐
ued, if needed.
Driver assistance systems
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