▷ 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
▷ When the park assistance button is released.
▷ If the tailgate 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.
Reactivate the parking assistant, refer to
page 227, and follow the instructions on the
The system can be switched off manually:
Press park assistance button.
Switching signal tone for
suitable parking spaces on/off
2. "Vehicle settings"
4. "Parking Assistant"
5. "Sound if parking space detected"
The setting is stored for the driver profile cur‐
The system can react not at all, too late, incor‐
rectly, or without justification due to the system
limits. There is a risk of accidents or risk of
damage to property. Follow the information re‐
garding the system limits and actively intervene
No parking assistance
The parking assistant does not offer assistance
in the following situations:
▷ In tight curves.
▷ When towing a trailer.
▷ For diagonal parking spaces.
The system may not be fully functional in the fol‐
▷ On bumpy road surfaces such as gravel
▷ On slippery ground.
▷ On steep uphill or downhill grades.
▷ With accumulations of leaves/snow in the
▷ With a mounted emergency wheel.
▷ In case of changes to an already-measured
▷ With ditches or edges, for instance an edge
of a port.
Driver assistance systems
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