Fiat Bravo (2015 year). Manual - part 4

 

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Fiat Bravo (2015 year). Manual - part 4

 

 

MANUAL CLIMATE CONTROL
SYSTEM
(for versions/markets, where provided)
CONTROLS
fig. 31
F0Q0610
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A air temperature adjustment knob (hot/cold air
turn knob E to
;
mixing)
turn off internal air recirculation (LED on button
B heated rear window on/off button
off ).
C fan activation knob
After demisting/defrosting, operate the controls to
D climate control system compressor on/off button
maintain optimum visibility conditions.
E internal air recirculation on/off button
Window demisting
F air distribution knob.
In the event of considerable external moisture
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT HEATING
and/or rain and/or large differences in temperature
inside and outside the passenger compartment,
Proceed as follows:
perform the following preventive window demisting
turn knob A to the red section;
procedure:
turn knob C to the required speed;
press the button
turn knob F to:
turn off internal air recirculation (LED on button
to warm the feet and demist the windscreen at
off );
the same time
turn knob A to the red section;
to warm the feet and keep the face cool (bi-level
turn knob C to the second speed level;
function)
turn knob F to or to if there is no sign of
to warm the feet of those in the front and rear
the windows steaming up.
seats
The climate control system is very useful for
to turn off internal air recirculation (LED on
demisting the windows more quickly: just carry out
button
off ).
the above procedure and activate the system by
pressing button
FAST FRONT WINDOW DEMISTING/
DEFROSTING
Proceed as follows:
press the button
turn knob A fully to the right;
turn knob C to
;
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HEATED REAR WINDOW AND DOOR
It is advisable to switch the internal air recirculation
MIRRORS DEMISTING/DEFROSTING
on while standing in queues or in tunnels to prevent
the introduction of polluted air. However, it is better
Press button
to activate this function: when this
not to use the function for long periods, particularly
function is activated, the button LED
lights up.
if there are many people on board, to prevent the
This function is timed and will deactivate
windows from misting.
automatically after 20 minutes. Press the button
again to switch the function off in advance.
IMPORTANT Internal air recirculation makes it
possible to reach the required heating or cooling
IMPORTANT Do not apply stickers on the inside of
conditions more quickly depending on the mode
the rear window over the heating filaments to avoid
selected. It is not advisable to switch the internal air
damage.
recirculation on when it is rainy/cold or the windows
might steam up, especially if the climate control
FAN SPEED ADJUSTMENT
system is not turned on.
To ventilate the passenger compartment properly,
CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM (cooling)
proceed as follows:
Proceed as follows:
fully open the central and side air diffusers;
turn knob A to the blue section;
turn knob A to the blue section;
turn knob C to the required speed;
turn knob C to the required speed;
turn knob F to
;
turn knob E to
;
press and
buttons (button LEDs on).
turn off internal air recirculation (LED on button
off ).
Cooling adjustment
INTERNAL AIR RECIRCULATION
Proceed as follows:
ACTIVATION
deactivate the
button (LED on button off );
Press button
: when the function is on, the
turn knob A rightwards to increase the
button LED lights up.
temperature;
turn knob C leftwards to reduce the fan speed.
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ADDITIONAL HEATER
SYSTEM MAINTENANCE
(for versions/markets, where provided)
In winter, the climate control system must be turned
This device warms up the passenger compartment
on at least once a month for about 10 minutes.
more quickly when it is very cold and the engine
Before summer, have the system checked at a Fiat
coolant temperature is low.
Dealership.
The additional heater comes on automatically when
the engine is started, if knob A is turned to the
last red sector and the fan (knob C) is at least at the
first speed level.
The heater switches off automatically when the
required comfort conditions are achieved.
IMPORTANT The heater will not turn on if the
battery voltage is too low.
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AUTOMATIC DUAL ZONE CLIMATE
CONTROL SYSTEM
(for versions/markets, where provided)
fig. 32
F0Q0611
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DESCRIPTION
SWITCHING ON THE CLIMATE CONTROL
SYSTEM
The car is equipped with a dual zone climate control
system which allows you to adjust the air
The system can be activated by pressing any of the
temperature on the driver's and the passenger's side
buttons; it is, however, advisable to set the desired
separately.
temperatures on the
The system has an AQS function (Air Quality
display, then press the AUTO button.
System)(for versions/markets, where provided)
The climate control system allows you to customise
which automatically activates internal air
the temperatures requested (driver side and
recirculation when the outside air is polluted (e.g. in
passenger side) with a maximum difference of 7°C.
traffic queues and tunnels).
The climate control system compressor works
only with the engine running and an outside
CONTROLS
temperature of above 4°C.
A AUTO function activation button (automatic
operation) and driver side temperature adjustment
AUTOMATIC OPERATION OF THE
knob
CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM (AUTO
B air distribution selection button
function)
C climate control system information display
Press the AUTO button; the system will
D fan speed increase/decrease
automatically adjust:
E MONO function activation button (set
the amount of air introduced into the passenger
temperature alignment) and passenger side
compartment;
temperature adjustment knob
the distribution of the air in the passenger
F climate control system on/off button
compartment;
G heated rear window on/off button
cancelling all previous manual adjustments.
H MAX-DEF function activation button (rapid
During climate control system automatic operation,
defrosting/demisting of front windows)
the words FULL AUTO appear on the display.
I internal air temperature sensor
L internal air recirculation and AQS function on/off
button
(for versions/markets, where provided)
M climate control system compressor on/off button
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During automatic operation it is still possible to
RAPID FRONT WINDOW
adjust the temperatures set and carry out the
DEMISTING/DEFROSTING
following operations manually:
(MAX-DEF function)
fan speed adjustment;
Press button to automatically activate the timed
air distribution selection;
operation of all the functions required to rapidly
demist/defrost the windscreen and front side
internal air recirculation and AQS function
windows.
activation/deactivation;
The functions are:
climate control system compressor activation.
climate control system compressor activation
(with an outside temperature of above 4°C);
WARNING
switching off, if previously on, of the internal air
It is advisable not to use the internal air
recirculation (LED on button
off );
recirculation function when the outside
activation of heated rear window (LED on button
temperature is low, because the windows could
on) and door mirror heater coils;
mist rapidly.
setting maximum air temperature;
activation of air flow.
FAN SPEED ADJUSTMENT
HEATED REAR WINDOW AND DOOR
Press button to increase/decrease the fan speed.
MIRRORS DEMISTING/DEFROSTING
The 12 possible speeds are indicated by bars lighting
up on the display:
Press button
to activate: when this function is
activated, the button LED switches on.
maximum fan speed = all bars lit
This function is timed and will deactivate
minimum fan speed = one bar lit.
automatically after 20 minutes. Press the button
The fan can be disabled (no bars lit) only if the
again to switch the function off in advance.
climate control system compressor has been
switched off by pressing button
IMPORTANT Do not apply stickers on the inside of
the rear window over the heating filaments to avoid
To restore automatic fan speed control after a
damage.
manual adjustment, press the AUTO button.
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IMPORTANT Press
to introduce air from the
IMPORTANT Internal air recirculation makes it
outside (in this case the LED on the button should
possible to reach the required heating or cooling
be off ).
conditions more quickly depending on the mode
selected. It is not advisable to switch the internal air
ACTIVATION OF INTERNAL AIR
recirculation on when it is rainy/cold to prevent
RECIRCULATION AND ENABLEMENT OF
the windows from misting, especially if the climate
AQS FUNCTION (Air Quality System)
control system has not been activated. It is advisable
to switch the internal air recirculation on whilst
(for versions/markets, where provided)
queuing or in tunnels to prevent the introduction of
Press button
. Internal air recirculation is carried
polluted air. Do not use the function for a long
out according to three possible operating modes:
time, particularly if there are several passengers on
board, to prevent the windows from misting.
automatic control, signalled by the AQS sign
on the display and the LED on button
being
AQS (Air Quality System) function activation
off;
(for versions/markets, where provided)
forced deactivation (internal air recirculation
always off with introduction of outside air),
The AQS function (AQS sign on the display)
indicated by the LED on button
being off;
automatically activates internal air recirculation when
the outside air is polluted (e.g. in traffic queues and
forced activation (internal air recirculation always
tunnels).
on), signalled by the LED on button
being lit.
When OFF button is pressed, the climate control
IMPORTANT With the AQS function active, after
system automatically activates internal air
approx. 15 consecutive minutes of the internal
recirculation (the LED on button T should be on). It
air recirculation system functioning, the climate
is still possible to activate outside air recirculation
control system enables the intake of outside air for
(LED on the button off ) and vice versa, by pressing
approximately 1 minute to freshen the air in the
button T.
passenger compartment. This takes place regardless
of the pollution level of the outside air.
With the OFF button pressed (LED on the button is
lit up), it is not possible to enable the AQS (Air
Quality System) function.
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SET TEMPERATURE ALIGNMENT
The deactivation of the climate control system
(MONO function)
compressor is memorised even after the engine has
stopped. To reactivate the climate control system
Press the MONO button to align the temperature
compressor, press the or AUTO button again:
between the driver side and passenger side.
if you press AUTO, the other manual settings will be
Then turn the AUTO or MONO knob to
cancelled.
increase/decrease the temperature between the two
areas by the same amount.
IMPORTANT In order to preserve the battery
charge, the electronic climate control management
Press MONO again to deactivate the function.
permits a higher ventilation speed than minimum
only if the engine is running at a speed greater than
CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM
750 rpm. When the speed drops below this
COMPRESSOR ACTIVATION/
threshold - possible when setting off, for example -
DEACTIVATION
the ventilation speed is automatically reduced to
Press the button to switch on the climate control
minimum.
system compressor.
AIR DISTRIBUTION SELECTION
Compressor engagement
Press one or more of these buttons
/
/
to
button LED on;
manually select one of the seven possible air
distribution settings for the passenger compartment:
symbol appears on display.
Air flow to the windscreen and front side
Compressor deactivation
window diffusers to demist/defrost them.
button LED off;
Air flow to the front and rear footwell diffusers.
This air distribution allows the passenger
symbol on display disappears;
compartment to be warmed up quickly.
internal air recirculation excluded;
Air flow distribution between front and
AQS function disabled
rear diffusers, centre/side dashboard
(for versions/markets, where provided).
diffusers, rear diffuser and windscreen and
front side window demisting/defrosting
With the climate control system compressor
diffusers.
switched off, air cannot be introduced into the
passenger compartment that has a lower
Air flow distribution to centre/side dashboard
temperature than the outside air; in this case the
diffusers (passenger's body).
symbol in the display will flash.
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Air flow distribution between footwell
ADDITIONAL HEATER
diffusers and windscreen and front side
(for versions/markets, where provided)
window defrosting/demisting diffusers. This
This device warms up the passenger compartment
distribution setting allows the passenger
more quickly when it is very cold and the engine
compartment to be warmed effectively and
coolant temperature is low.
prevents the windows from misting.
Air flow distribution between footwell
In these conditions, the device comes on
automatically when the engine is started and the fan
diffusers (hotter air) and centre/side
is on.
dashboard diffusers and rear diffuser (cooler
air).
The heater switches off automatically when the
Air flow distribution between centre/side
required comfort conditions are achieved.
dashboard diffusers, rear diffuser and
IMPORTANT The heater will not turn on if the
windscreen and front side window
battery voltage is too low.
demisting/defrosting diffusers. This
distribution setting ventilates the passenger
SWITCHING OFF THE CLIMATE CONTROL
compartment well and prevents the windows
SYSTEM
from misting up.
Press the OFF button.
IMPORTANT For the climate control system to
function, at least one of the buttons
/
/
must
The following information is shown on the display:
be operated. The system does not allow the
OFF;
deactivation of all the buttons
/
/
outside temperature indication;
IMPORTANT Push the OFF button to turn the
internal air recirculation on indication (LED on
climate control system back on: in this way, all
button
lit).
operating conditions memorised before switching off
are restored.
To restore automatic control of the air distribution
after a manual selection, press the AUTO button.
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EXTERIOR LIGHTS
The warning light
switches on in the instrument
panel.
The left lever fig. 33 includes the controls for the
exterior lights.
MAIN BEAM HEADLIGHTS
The exterior lights can only be switched on when
With the ring nut at
position, push the stalk
the ignition key is at MAR-ON.
forward towards the dashboard (stable position).
The warning light
switches on in the instrument
LIGHTS OFF
panel.
Ring nut turned to position
To turn the main beam headlights off, pull the stalk
towards the steering wheel (dipped headlights will
SIDE LIGHTS
turn on).
Turn the ring nut to position
PARKING LIGHTS
The warning light
switches on in the instrument
panel.
These lights can be turned on only with the ignition
key at STOP or extracted by turning the ring nut
DIPPED HEADLIGHTS
on the left stalk first to position and then to
position
or
Turn the ring nut to position
The warning light
switches on in the instrument
panel. Operate the direction indicator stalk to select
the side (right or left).
FLASHING
Pull the stalk towards the steering wheel (unstable
position) regardless of the position of the ring nut.
The warning light
switches on in the instrument
panel.
fig. 33
F0Q0649
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DIRECTION INDICATORS
“Cornering lights”
Place the stalk in the (stable) position fig. 34:
When the dipped headlights are on and the speed is
below 40 km/h, if the steering wheel rotation angle is
up (position 1): activates the right direction
large or the direction indicators are on, a light
indicator
(incorporated in the fog light) will come on on the
down (position 2): activates the left direction
relevant side to improve visibility at nighttime.
indicator
Warning light or will flash in the instrument
"FOLLOW ME HOME" DEVICE
panel.
This allows the space in front of the car to be lit up
Direction indicators are switched off automatically
for a certain period of time.
when the steering wheel is straightened.
Activation
Lane change function
With the ignition key turned to STOP or removed,
If you wish to signal a lane change, put the left stalk
pull the stalk fig. 35 towards the steering wheel
in the unstable position for less than half a second.
within 2 minutes from when the engine is turned off.
The direction indicator on the side selected will flash
At each single movement of the stalk, the lights
five times and then switch off automatically.
will remain on for an extra 30 seconds up to a
maximum of 210 seconds; then the lights are
switched off automatically.
Each action of the stalk corresponds with the lighting
of the
warning light in the instrument panel
(along with a message shown on the display) (see
"Warning lights and messages" chapter).
Deactivation
Keep the stalk pulled towards the steering wheel for
more than 2 seconds.
fig. 34
F0Q0650
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AUTOMATIC HEADLIGHT SENSOR
Deactivation
(dusk sensor)
The dipped headlights will switch off followed after
(for versions/markets, where provided)
approximately 10 seconds by the side lights, when
It detects variations in brightness outside the vehicle
the sensor is deactivated.
depending on the light sensitivity setting: the greater
The sensor is not capable of detecting the presence
the sensitivity, the less outside light needed to
of fog therefore, in these circumstances, the lights
activate the exterior lights being turned on.
have to be turned on manually.
The sensitivity of the dusk sensor may be adjusted by
means of the "Setup menu" on the instrument panel.
Activation
Turn the ring nut to position
fig. 36: this turns the
side lights and the dipped headlights on
simultaneously and automatically depending on the
exterior brightness conditions.
The headlights can only be flashed with the sensor
on.
fig. 35
F0Q0651
fig. 36
F0Q0652
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WINDOW CLEANING
IMPORTANT With the windscreen wipers in use, if
reverse gear is engaged, the rear window wiper is
automatically activated.
WINDSCREEN WASHER/WIPER
They can be operated only with the ignition key
turned to MAR-ON.
The right stalk can be moved to five different
positions fig. 37:
A windscreen wiper off.
B intermittent operation.
With the stalk in position B, turn ring nut F to select
one of four different speeds for the intermittent
operation mode:
= intermittent low speed
= slow intermittent operation.
= medium intermittent operation.
= fast intermittent operation.
C continuous slow operation;
D continuous fast operation;
E temporary fast operation (unstable position).
Temporary fast operation position E is limited to the
time that the stalk is manually held in this position.
The stalk returns to position A when it is released,
automatically stopping the windscreen wipers.
fig. 37
F0Q0645
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