The system supports parking in the following sit‐
▷ When parking parallel to the road, parallel
▷ When reverse parking diagonally to the road,
diagonal parking. The system orients itself
with the middle of the parking space during
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.
Press and hold the park assistance button for the
duration of the parking procedure.
Parking is automatic.
The system cannot serve as a substitute for the
driver’s personal judgment in assessing the
traffic situation. Based on the limits of the sys‐
tem, it cannot independently react to all traffic
situations. There is a risk of an accident. Adjust
driving style to traffic conditions. Watch traffic
closely and actively intervene where appropri‐
If the trailer hitch is used, the parking assistant
can cause damage due to covered sensors.
There is a risk of accidents or risk of damage to
property. The parking assistant should not be
used during trailer towing or if the trailer hitch is
used, for instance bicycle rack.
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 for PDC Park Distance
Control, refer to page 211, and for opening the
tailgate, refer to page 89, applies in addition.
Button in the vehicle
Park assistance button
Driver assistance systems
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