▷ Do not cover sensors, for instance with stick‐
▷ Keep the sensors clean and unobstructed.
For measuring parking spaces
▷ Maximum speed while driving forward approx.
22 mph/35 km/h.
▷ Maximum distance to row of parked vehicles:
5 ft/1.5 m.
Suitable parking space
▷ Gap behind an object that has a min. length
of 1.7 ft/0.5 m.
▷ Gap between two objects with a minimum
length of approx. 1.7 ft/0.5 m.
Parallel parking to the road:
▷ Min. length of gap between two objects: your
vehicle's length plus approx. 2.6 ft/0.8 m.
▷ Minimum depth: approx. 5 ft/1.5 m.
▷ Minimum width of the gap: own vehicle's
width plus approx. 2.3 ft/0.7 m.
▷ Minimum depth: your vehicle's length.
The depth of diagonal parking spaces must
be estimated by the driver. Due to technical
limitations, the system is only able to approxi‐
mate the depth of diagonal parking spaces.
▷ Doors and tailgate are closed.
▷ The parking brake is released.
▷ When parking in parking spaces on the driv‐
er's side, the corresponding turn signal must
be switched on.
▷ Driver's safety belt is fastened.
Switching on and activating
Switching on with the button
Press the park assistance button.
The LED lights up.
The current status of the parking space search is
indicated on the Control Display.
Parking assistant is activated automatically.
Switching on with reverse gear
1. Shift into reverse.
The current status of the parking space
search is indicated on the Control Display.
2. To activate: "Parking Assistant"
Display on the Control Display
Gray: the system is not available.
White: the system is available but not
The system is activated.
Parking space search and system
▷ Symbol P on the vehicle image: the parking
assistant is activated and the parking space
search is active.
Driver assistance systems
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