Steptronic transmission: the maximum opening
angles of the doors are displayed in selector
lever position P.
As soon as the vehicle begins moving, the open‐
ing angles are replaced by parking aid lines.
Limits of the display
The vehicle surroundings are displayed with dis‐
torted image for technical reasons.
Even if the symbols for the door opening angles
do not cross other objects on the Control Dis‐
play, the following needs to be noted when park‐
ing next to other objects:
Because of the perspective, higher, protruding
objects may be closer than they appear on the
The system provides an early look at cross traffic
at blind driveways and intersections.
Road users concealed by obstacles to the left
and right of the vehicle can only be detected rel‐
atively late from the driver's seat. The cameras in
the front and rear capture the sideways traffic
area to improve the view.
Yellow lines in the screen display mark the front
and rear end of the vehicle.
The camera image shows different levels of dis‐
tortion in some areas and is thus not suitable for
Depending on the equipment version, the func‐
tion can only be used when driving forward.
Display on the Control Display
Press the button when the engine is run‐
Depending on the driving direction, the image of
the respective camera is displayed:
▷ "front": front camera image.
▷ "rear": rear camera image.
Depending on the vehicle equipment, cross traf‐
fic warning, refer to page 225, can additionally
warn of approaching vehicles using radar sen‐
With navigation system: activation
Positions where Panorama View should switch
on automatically can be stored as activation
points provided that a GPS signal is received.
Up to ten activation points can be stored.
Activation points can be used when driving for‐
ward for the front camera.
Driver assistance systems
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