▷ With the steering and traffic jam assistant ac‐
tive: when a certain driving distance is ex‐
▷ With an active parking operation of the park‐
The respective display is called up on the Con‐
trol Display. A signal tone may sound and the
light in the exterior mirror may flash.
Light in the exterior mirror
The light in the exterior mirror flashes if vehicles
are detected by the rear sensors and your own
vehicle is moving backwards.
Display in the PDC Park Distance
In the PDC Park Distance Control view, the re‐
spective boundary area flashes red, if vehicles
are detected by the sensors.
Display in the camera view
The respective boundary area, arrow 1, in the
camera view flashes red, if vehicles are detected
by the sensors.
Yellow lines, arrow 2, mark the bumper of your
In addition to the optical indicator, a warning sig‐
nal sounds if your own vehicle moves into the re‐
The system may not be fully functional in the fol‐
▷ If the speed of the approaching vehicle is very
▷ In heavy fog, wet conditions, or snowfall.
▷ In tight curves.
▷ If the bumper is dirty, iced up, or covered,
for instance by stickers.
▷ If the field of view of the sensors is covered,
e.g., by garage walls, hedges or snow hills.
▷ If cargo protrudes.
▷ When crossing objects move at a very slow
▷ If other objects are in the capture range of the
sensors, that hide cross traffic.
If the trailer power socket is in use or trailer tow‐
ing is activated, for instance during operation
with trailer or bicycle rack, cross traffic warning is
not available for the area behind the vehicle.
Driver assistance systems
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