Press the button.
The LED is illuminated with the system
Air flows out of the vents to the upper body re‐
gion. The vents need to be open for this.
The air flow can be adjusted with the program
The AUTO program cools, ventilates or heats
the car's interior automatically.
The air flow, air distribution and temperature will
be controlled automatically depending on the in‐
terior temperature and the setting for the desired
Press the button.
The LED is illuminated with the AUTO
program switched on.
Depending on the selected temperature and out‐
side influences, the air is directed to the wind‐
shield, side windows, upper body, and into the
The air conditioning, refer to page 214, is
switched on automatically with the AUTO pro‐
The AUTO program is switched off automati‐
cally, when manual air distribution is set.
You may react to unpleasant odors or pollutants
in the immediate environment by temporarily
suspending the supply of outside air. The system
then recirculates the air flow within the vehicle.
Press the button repeatedly to select an
The LED is illuminated when the recirculated-air
mode is switched on. The supply of outside air is
permanently shut off.
To prevent window fogging, recirculated-air
mode switches off automatically after a certain
amount of time, depending on the environmental
With constant recirculated-air mode, the air qual‐
ity in the car's interior deteriorates and window
If there is window condensation, switch off recir‐
culated-air mode or defog the windows, refer to
Controlling the air flow manually
The air flow for climate control can be adjusted
To adjust the air flow manually switch off AUTO
Press the lower or upper side of the
button: decrease or increase air flow.
The selected air flow is shown on the display of
the automatic climate control.
The air flow of the automatic climate control may
be reduced automatically to save battery power.
Controlling the air distribution
The air distribution for climate control can be ad‐
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