Driving and operating
Manual parking brake
Always apply parking brake firmly
without operating the release
button, and apply as firmly as
possible on a downhill or uphill
the lever up slightly, press the
release button and fully lower the
the parking brake, depress the
foot brake at the same time.
Control indicator R 3 92.
If brake pedal is depressed quickly
and forcefully, maximum brake force
is automatically applied.
become apparent by a pulse in the
brake pedal and a greater resistance
when depressing the brake pedal.
brake pedal as long as full braking is
required. Maximum brake force is
automatically reduced when brake
pedal is released.
Hill start assist
The system helps prevent unintended
movement when driving away on
stopping on an incline, brakes remain
on for further two seconds. The
brakes release automatically as soon
as the vehicle begins to accelerate.
Ride control systems
Electronic Stability Control
and Traction Control system
Electronic Stability Control improves
driving stability when necessary,
regardless of the type of road surface
or tyre grip.
engine output is reduced and the
wheels are braked individually.
in combination with the Traction
Control system. It prevents the driven
wheels from spinning.
component of the Electronic Stability
stability when necessary, regardless
of the type of road surface or tyre grip,
by preventing the driven wheels from
spin, engine output is reduced and
the wheel spinning the most is braked