The driver controls driving the vehicle via accel‐
erator pedal and brake.
▷ Drive forward without interruption to store the
▷ A maximum of 165 ft/50 m will be stored.
▷ To store the route, do not exceed a driving
speed of 22 mph/36 km/h.
▷ The return route must be at least
12 in./30 cm wider than your vehicle.
Driving back with automated
Press the park assistance button or shift into
reverse gear when the vehicle is stationary
and the drive-ready state is switched on.
2. Move the Controller to the right.
3. "Reversing Assistant"
The system takes over the steering.
The possible route is shown on the Control
4. Take your hands off the steering wheel and
carefully drive off with the accelerator pedal
and the brake.
When driving in reverse, observe the vehicle's
surroundings and pay attention to the infor‐
mation from the PDC. Brake, if necessary.
5. Follow the instructions on the Control Display
6. Stop no later than when normal traffic is
reached and take control of the vehicle, such
as by shifting to a forward gear.
At the end of the stored route, a signal will
sound and a request will be displayed, also
with the instruction to take control of the ve‐
Terminating the system
The system is interrupted automatically in the
▷ If the driver grasps the steering wheel or
takes over steering.
▷ When engaging a forward gear.
▷ After a few minutes when the vehicle is sta‐
▷ If the vehicle leaves the stored lane during re‐
versing; for example, at the maximum steer‐
Limits of the back-up assistant
▷ When you reach normal road traffic or if you
suddenly encounter an obstacle, stop imme‐
diately and take over control of the vehicle.
▷ The maximum speed for driving in reverse is
limited to approximately 6 mph/9 km/h.
The system is designed to operate in certain
conditions and circumstances. Due to condi‐
tions or other factors, the system may not re‐
spond. There may be a risk of accident or risk
of damage to property. Actively intervene as
warranted. Refer to the information in this Own‐
er’s Manual regarding the scope of the sys‐
tem’s operation and limitations.
No parking assistance
The parking assistant does not offer assistance
in the following situations:
▷ In tight curves.
▷ For diagonal parking spaces.
The system may not be fully functional in the fol‐
▷ On bumpy road surfaces such as gravel
Driver assistance systems
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