Press and hold the left button until the
control switches off.
The system achieves the set temperature as
quickly as possible and then keeps it constant.
Turn the ring to set the desired
The air in the vehicle's interior will be cooled
and dehumidified and, depending on the tem‐
perature setting, warmed again.
The vehicle's interior can only be cooled with
the engine running.
Air conditioning is switched on or off.
Depending on the weather, the windshield and
side windows may fog up briefly when the en‐
gine is started.
The air conditioner produces condensation
water, refer to page 177, that will exit from be‐
low the vehicle.
You may react to unpleasant odors or pollu‐
tants in the immediate environment by tempo‐
rarily suspending the supply of outside air. The
system then recirculates the air flow within the
Press button repeatedly to select an
▷ LED off: outside air flows in continuously.
▷ LED on, recirculated-air mode: the supply
of outside air into the vehicle is perma‐
To prevent window fogging, recirculated-air
mode switches off automatically after a certain
amount of time, depending on the environ‐
With constant recirculated-air mode, the air
quality in the vehicle's interior deteriorates and
the fogging of the windows increases.
If the windows fog over, switch off recircu‐
lated-air mode and increase the air flow, if
Controlling the air flow manually
The air flow for climate control can be adjusted
Press the left or right side of the but‐
ton: decrease or increase air flow.
The intensity is indicated by LEDs. The high‐
est level is active when seven LEDs are lit.
The air flow from the air conditioner may be re‐
duced automatically to save battery power.
Controlling the air distribution
The air distribution for climate control can be
Climate control Controls
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