Air conditioning system
In addition to the heating and
ventilation system, the air
conditioning system has controls for:
: air recirculation
Press n to switch on cooling. The
LED in the button illuminates. Cooling
is only functional when the engine is
running and climate control fan is
The air conditioning system cools and
dehumidifies (dries) as soon as the
outside temperature is above a
specific level. Therefore
condensation may form and drip from
under the vehicle.
switch off the cooling system for fuel
saving reasons. Activated cooling
may inhibit Autostops.
Air recirculation system 4
Press 4 to activate air recirculation
mode. The LED in the button
The exchange of fresh air is
reduced in air recirculation mode.
In operation without cooling the air
humidity increases, so the
windows may mist up from inside.
The quality of the passenger
compartment air deteriorates,
which may cause the vehicle
occupants to feel drowsy.
In warm and very humid ambient air
conditions, the windscreen may mist
up from outside when cold air is
directed towards it. If windscreen
mists up from outside, activate
windscreen wiper and deactivate l.
Briefly open the windows so that hot
air can disperse quickly.
● Switch on cooling n.
● Set fan speed to highest level.