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REAR SCREEN WASH, WIPE (1/2)
To stop the operation, pivot ring 3 again.
1
2
3
Note: when washing using a roller
type car wash, return the ring 3 on the
stalk 1 to the stop position to deactivate
automatic wiping.
Follow usage recommendations.
Efficiency of a wiper blade
At the end of use, remember to return
Check the condition of the wiper
the rear wiper control to the stop posi-
blades. How long they last depends
tion, so that wiping is not inadvertently
on you:
activated during the next use.
- it must remain clean: clean the
blade and the screen regularly
with soapy water;
- do not use it when the screen is
dry;
Rear screen wiper
- free it from the screen when it has
Y
not been used for a long time.
With the ignition on, turn ring 3
on stalk 1 to align the symbol with
In all cases, replace it as soon as
mark 2.
it begins to lose efficiency: approxi-
mately once a year ➥ 5.20.
- stop;
Do not use the wiper arm to open or
- intermittent wiping;
close the tailgate.
Precautions for using the
The wipers will pause for several
wipers
seconds between sweeps. Wiping
frequency varies with vehicle speed;
- In freezing or snowy weather
Before any action involving
conditions, clear the screen
- slow continuous wiping.
the rear screen (washing
before starting the wipers (risk of
the vehicle, de-icing, clean-
motor overheating);
ing, etc.) return stalk 1 to
- ensure that no objects are ob-
the stop position.
structing the travel of the blade.
Risk of injury and/or damage.
1.126
REAR SCREEN WASH, WIPE (2/2)
Activation/deactivation of the rear
In the event of obstacles present on the
screen wiper
rear window (dirt, snow, etc.), the wiper
will try to sweep away all the obstacles.
Engaging reverse gear triggers inter-
1
If an obstacle prevents the blade from
mittent wiping (if the front wipers are in
moving, it can be stopped. Remove the
operation). If your vehicle is equipped
obstacle, wait for around 30 seconds
with a vehicle settings customisation
and reactivate the wiper using the wiper
menu, you can opt to activate or deacti-
stalk.
vate this function ➥ 1.108.
For vehicles not fitted with a settings
Precautions
customisation menu, you can have this
-
In the event of ice, check that the
function deactivated by an authorised
blades are not stuck to the wind-
dealer.
screen before operating the wipers.
If you activate the wiper while the
blade is blocked by ice, you risk dam-
aging both the blade and the wiping
motor.
Rear screen wash/wipe
p
-
Do not operate the wipers on a dry
With the ignition on, push and
screen. This will lead to the prema-
hold stalk 1, then release.
ture wear or damage to the blades.
Holding the stalk for longer will trigger
(in addition to the windscreen washer)
two sweeps of the rear wiper followed,
a few seconds later, by a third (drip
wiping function).
When the stalk is released, it returns to
the rear wipe position.
1.127
Section 2: Driving
Starting, stopping the engine
2.2
Gear control, electronic lever
2.5
Regenerative braking system
2.9
Electronic parking brake
2.10
“AUTOHOLD” function
2.14
Environment
2.16
Driving advice, Eco-driving
2.17
Vehicle range: advice
2.20
Tyre pressure monitoring system
2.22
Driver correction devices and aids
2.27
Lane departure warning
2.32
Lane departure prevention
2.37
Blind spot warning
2.43
Safe distance alert
2.49
Advanced Safety
2.52
Driver vigilance warning
2.69
Detection of road signs
2.71
Speed limiter
2.74
Cruise control
2.78
Stop and Go adaptive cruise control
2.83
Active Driver Assist
2.105
Parking distance control
2.120
Active emergency braking in reverse gear .
2.126
Parking exit warning
2.129
Reversing camera
2.133
360° camera
2.135
Automatic parking
2.146
Safe passenger exit
2.152
Emergency call
2.155
2.1
STARTING, STOPPING THE ENGINE (1/3)
1
2
Starting the engine
Special features
The card must be inserted in detection
- If any one of the starting conditions
zone 1.
is not applied, the message “Apply
During a system update via the mul-
brake + START” is displayed on the
timedia system it will not be possible
To start:
instrument panel;
to start the vehicle.
- depress the brake pedal;
- in some cases, it will be necessary
Wait for the update to be completed
to move the steering wheel whilst
- press button
2. The message
before starting the vehicle.
pressing the start button 2 to help
READY comes on, on the instrument
unlock the steering column; the
For more information on system up-
panel, along with a beep.
message “Turn Steering Wheel +
dates, please refer to the multime-
The message disappears when the ve-
START” will warn you of this.
dia instructions.
hicle speed is above approximately 3.1
mph (5 km/h).
The vehicle can only be started if
the charging cord is unplugged from
the vehicle.
2.2
STARTING, STOPPING THE ENGINE (2/3)
The message “Place card on zone +
A
B
START” appears on the instrument
panel.
Press the brake pedal, then place
the 4 card (button side) in the place-
ment area 3 (upper console A or lower
2
console B depending on the vehicle).
Press the 2 button to start the vehicle.
The message goes out.
3
3
4
4
“Hands-free” starting with the
Operating faults
tailgate open
In certain cases, the hands-free card
In this case, the card should not be lo-
may not work:
cated in the luggage compartment, to
- the card battery is flat, the secondary
prevent the risk of loss.
12 V battery is discharged etc.;
Accessories function
- near to appliances operating on the
(switching on the ignition)
same frequency as the card (moni-
tor, mobile phone, video game, etc.);
Once you have gained access to your
vehicle, you may use some of its func-
- vehicle located in a high electromag-
tions (radio, navigation, wipers, etc.).
netic radiation zone.
To use the other functions, with the
card in the passenger compartment,
press the 2 button without pressing the
pedals.
2.3
STARTING, STOPPING THE ENGINE (3/3)
If the card is no longer in the passenger
compartment when you try to switch
the engine off, the message “Keycard
absent : press/hold START” appears on
the instrument panel: press button 2 for
longer than two seconds.
With the engine switched off, any ac-
cessories being used (radio, etc.) will
Driver’s responsibility
continue to function for approximately
when parking or stopping
45 minutes.
2
the vehicle
When the driver’s door is opened, the
Never leave an animal,
accessories stop working.
child or adult who is not self-suffi-
cient alone in your vehicle, even for
a short time.
Stopping the engine
They may pose a risk to themselves
or to others by starting the engine,
The vehicle must be at a standstill.
activating equipment such as the
Press the 2 button: the engine stops,
electric windows or locking the
the READY message goes out on
doors, for example.
the instrument panel and the assisted
Also, in hot and/or sunny weather,
parking brake is applied. The steering
please remember that the tempera-
column is locked when the driver's door
ture inside the passenger compart-
is opened or the vehicle is locked.
ment increases very quickly.
RISK OF DEATH OR SERIOUS
Never switch off the igni-
INJURY.
tion before the vehicle has
stopped completely. Once
the engine has stopped,
the power-assisted steering and the
passive safety devices such as the
airbags and pretensioners will no
longer operate.
2.4
GEAR CONTROL, ELECTRONIC LEVER (1/4)
1
2
2
Electronic selector lever 1
One-touch selector
R: reverse
Move the selector lever 1 one or two
notches upwards or downwards to
N: Neutral
engage the desired position (R, N or D)
D: automatic mode
then release the lever and it will return
P: park, button 2
to the stable position.
The gear engaged is displayed on the
The position engaged lights up on the
instrument panel as a reminder.
instrument panel.
If certain conditions prevent shifting
from one position to another, the cur-
rent position flashes on the instrument
panel.
2.5
GEAR CONTROL, ELECTRONIC LEVER (2/4)
To disengage position P
1
With the vehicle stationary and the
engine running, press the brake pedal
and, move the 1 selector lever upwards
or downwards according to the position
desired.
2
If the brake pedal is not fully depressed,
the message “Press brake pedal” and
are displayed
the warning light Ó
on the instrument panel.
To engage neutral
With the vehicle stationary and the
engine running, to engage the N po-
To engage P position
sition, it is necessary to depress the
With the vehicle at a standstill, engine
brake pedal before moving the selec-
running or ignition on, press button 2 to
tor lever 1 one notch upwards or down-
engage position P.
wards.
Check that the P warn-
ing light on the instrument
panel is activated before
leaving the vehicle.
Risk of loss of immobilisation of
the vehicle.
2.6
GEAR CONTROL, ELECTRONIC LEVER (3/4)
Driving in automatic mode
To select reverse gear
With the vehicle stationary and the run-
With the vehicle stationary and the
ning and the brake pedal depressed, tilt
engine running, move the 1 selector
the selector lever 1 two notches down-
lever two notches upwards to engage
wards to engage the D position.
position R.
If one of the conditions is not applied,
If the brake pedal is not depressed, a
the current position flashes for around
beep will sound, the display of the cur-
5 seconds and the message “Press
rent position flashes for around 5 sec-
brake pedal” is displayed on the instru-
onds in the grid shown on the instru-
ment panel for approximately 5 sec-
ment panel, and a message “Press
onds.
brake pedal” is displayed for around
5 seconds.
In most traffic conditions, you will not
have to touch the gear lever.
Note: with the engine running and
the vehicle travelling at between
0
Note: with the engine running and the
and 5 mph (0 and 8 km/h), in position
vehicle travelling at between
0 and
N or D, it is necessary to depress the
5 mph (0 and 8 km/h), in position N
brake pedal to engage R.
or R, it is necessary to depress the
brake pedal to engage position D.
2.7
GEAR CONTROL, ELECTRONIC LEVER (4/4)
Parking the vehicle
As position P is automatically en-
Operating faults
gaged when the engine is stopped, in
Position P is engaged automatically
In the event of an engine fault or an
some situations (e.g. when using some
and, if fitted, the electronic parking
electrical fault (battery fault, etc.), make
car washes) it may be necessary to
brake is applied when:
sure that the vehicle is properly immo-
engage position N:
bilised.
- the engine is stopped;
- With the engine running, press the
- the driver’s seatbelt is unbuckled and
P button, move the selector lever 1
the vehicle is stopped;
one notch upwards or downwards to
change to position N, then stop the
and
engine;
- the driver’s door is opened and the
- with the engine off and the ignition
vehicle is stopped.
on, move the selector lever 1 one
P is displayed on the instrument panel.
notch upwards or downwards then
switch off the ignition.
The next time the engine is restarted,
position P is engaged automatically ac-
cording to the cases described earlier.
An impact to the under-
side of the vehicle while
manoeuvring
(e.g.: strik-
ing a post, raised kerb or
other street furniture) may result in
damage to the vehicle (e.g.: defor-
mation of an axle).
To avoid any risk of accident, have
For safety reasons, do not
your vehicle checked by an ap-
switch off the ignition before
proved Dealer.
the vehicle has come to a
complete standstill.
P position must only be engaged
when the vehicle is stationary.
2.8
REGENERATIVE BRAKING SYSTEM
A
1
2
B
C
3
D
Regenerative braking change
Driving with paddles
Regenerative braking levels
paddles 1 and 2
By releasing the accelerator, the vehi-
The 3 warning light informs you of the
cle uses regenerative braking to slow
regenerative braking level:
Depending on the vehicle, you can use
paddles 1 and 2 to change regenera-
down the vehicle.
- A: “Free-wheel” level, for gentle,
tive braking level when the lever is in
Some of this energy is converted to
economical driving. Requires driving
position D.
electricity to recharge the traction bat-
with anticipation;
1 : Increasing regenerative braking.
tery.
- B: low regenerative braking level;
2 : Decreasing regenerative braking.
The paddles behind the steering wheel
- C: average regenerative braking
The paddles can only be operated in
can be used to increase or decrease re-
level;
the D position.
generative braking.
D: maximum regenerative braking
level.
The engine brake should
under no circumstances be
used as a substitute for the
brake pedal.
2.9
ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE (1/4)
In all other instances, the electronic
parking brake is not applied automati-
cally. Manual mode must be used.
For certain country-specific model ver-
sions, the assisted brake application
function is not activated. Refer to the
information on “Manual operation”.
2
To confirm that the electronic park-
ing brake is applied, the warning light
1
}
on the instrument panel and
warning light 2 on the switch 3 light up.
3
After the engine is switched off, indi-
cator light 2 goes out several minutes
after the assisted parking brake has
Assisted operation
or
been applied and indicator light }
-
when position P is engaged.
goes out when the vehicle is locked.
Applying the electronic parking
brake
With the vehicle stationary, the elec-
tronic parking brake can be used to im-
mobilise the vehicle:
- by pressing the engine start/stop
button 1;
or
The electronic parking brake can be used to immobilise the vehicle.
- when the driver’s seat belt is un-
Before leaving the vehicle, check that the electronic parking brake is fully
fastened;
or
applied. Warning light 2 on switch 3 and warning light }
on the in-
when the driver’s door is opened;
strument panel illuminate to show that the parking brake is applied but switch off
when the doors are locked. Depending on the vehicle, a sticker is located on the
upper section of the windscreen to remind you of this.
2.10
ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE (2/4)
Assisted operation
(continued)
Note: in some situations (electronic
parking brake failure, manual release of
the parking brake, etc.), a beep sounds
and the message “WARNING: Apply
Parking Brake” appears on the instru-
ment panel to warn you that the elec-
2
tronic parking brake has been released.
- with the engine running: when the
1
driver’s door is opened;
- with the engine off: when a front door
3
is opened.
In this case, pull and release switch 3 to
apply the assisted parking brake.
Manual operation
Manually releasing the electronic
Assisted release of the parking
parking brake
You can apply the electronic parking
brake
brake manually.
Press switch 1 without pressing the
The parking brake is released:
pedals to switch the ignition on. Press
- once the vehicle starts to accelerate;
Manually applying the electronic
the brake pedal then press switch 3: in-
or
parking brake
dicator light 2 on the switch and indica-
– when shifting from position P.
Pull switch 3. Warning light 2 and warn-
tor light }
displayed on the instru-
ing light }
on the instrument panel
ment panel go out.
light up.
The electronic parking brake can be used to immobilise the vehicle. Before leaving the vehicle, check that the elec-
tronic parking brake is fully applied. Warning light 2 on switch 3 and warning light }
on the instrument panel illu-
minate to show that the parking brake is applied but switch off when the doors are locked. Depending on the vehicle,
a sticker is located on the upper section of the windscreen to remind you of this.
2.11
ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE (3/4)
- manually release the electronic park-
ing brake (please see the informa-
tion on “Manually releasing the elec-
tronic parking brake” on the previous
page);
- depending on the vehicle, the park-
ing brake is applied automatically.
You will have to release it manually.
2
1
3
Brief stop
To park, without applying the electronic
parking brake (if there is a risk of freez-
To apply the electronic parking brake
ing, for example):
manually (when stopping at a red light,
or stopping when the engine is running,
- engage position P: the drive wheels
etc.): pull and release the switch 3. The
will be mechanically locked by the
brake is released as soon as the vehi-
driveshaft;
cle is started up again.
- stop the engine by pressing the
engine Start/Stop button 1;
Special cases
- release the driver’s seat belt;
To park on a slope or while towing a
- open the driver’s door;
trailer, for example, pull switch 3 for
a few seconds to gain the maximum
braking.
2.12
ELECTRONIC PARKING BRAKE (4/4)
For safety reasons, automatic release
is deactivated when the driver’s door
is open or not shut properly and the
engine is running (in order to prevent
the vehicle from moving without the
driver). The “Release Parking Brake”
message appears on the instrument
panel when the driver depresses the
accelerator.
Operating faults
Never leave your vehicle
without moving the selec-
-
tor lever to position P, ap-
light illuminates on the instrument
plying the handbrake and
panel accompanied by the mes-
switching off the engine. This is be-
sage “Check Parking Brake” and in
cause when the vehicle is stationary
with the engine running and a gear
some cases the }
warning light
engaged, the vehicle may begin to
appears. Contact your approved
If the message “WARNING:
move if you accelerate.
Dealer straight away.
Electric System” or “Check
-
If there is an assisted parking brake
battery” or
“WARNING:
There is a risk of accidents.
fault, the warning light
®
Braking System”, is dis-
comes on, along with the message
played, you must immobilise the
“WARNING: Braking System”, a
vehicle by engaging position P or
If no lights or sounds are ap-
beep and, in some cases, the warn-
by pulling the switch 3 for approxi-
parent, this indicates a fault
mately 10 seconds.
ing light }
in the instrument panel. This
If the conditions and the slope re-
indicates that it is essential
This means that you must stop as
quire it, chock the wheels of the ve-
to stop immediately (as soon as traf-
soon as traffic conditions allow.
hicle.
fic conditions allow). Ensure that the
Risk of loss of immobilisation of
vehicle is correctly immobilised and
the vehicle.
contact an approved Dealer.
Call an approved Dealer.
2.13
“AUTOHOLD" FUNCTION (1/2)
Vehicle stopped (e.g. at a red light, an
intersection, a traffic jam, etc.), the func-
tion ensures braking force even when
the driver releases the brake pedal.
The braking force is released as soon
as the driver accelerates sufficiently
with a gear engaged.
1
Activation
Press the switch 1.
2
The switch warning light 1 illuminates
to confirm that the function is activated.
Upon each start-up, the function
Deactivation
If the braking force is maintained, the
continues the mode set at the time
Press the 1 switch, if your vehicle is
parking brake is applied automatically
the engine was last switched off.
maintained by braking force, also press
when:
the brake pedal.
- the driver opens the door;
The electronic parking
The switch warning light 1 turns off,
brake can be used to im-
or
confirming that the function is deacti-
mobilise the vehicle. Before
vated.
- the driver unbuckles their seat belt;
leaving the vehicle, check
that the electronic parking brake is
or
fully applied. The indicator light on
- the vehicle is immobilised for more
than approximately three minutes.
switch 2 and the warning light }
on the instrument panel illuminate to
show that the parking brake is ap-
plied and switch off when the doors
are locked. Depending on the vehi-
cle, a sticker is located on the upper
section of the windscreen to remind
you of this.
2.14
“AUTOHOLD" FUNCTION (2/2)
Conditions for maintaining the
Conditions for interrupting the
braking force
braking force
The following conditions must be met:
The following conditions must be met:
– the driver’s door is closed;
- the driver accelerates sufficiently
with a gear engaged;
and
or
- the seat belt for the driver is fas-
tened;
- the driver disables the function.
and
Warning light
goes out on the in-
- the electronic parking brake is re-
strument panel.
leased;
and
- the vehicle is not stationary on a very
steep slope.
The maintained braking force is con-
firmed by the
warning light on
the instrument panel.
2.15
ENVIRONMENT
Your vehicle has been designed with
Please make your own
Recycling
respect for the environment in mind for
contribution towards
Your vehicle is 85% recyclable and
its entire service life: during production,
protecting the environment
95% recoverable.
use and at the end of its life.
too.
To achieve these objectives, many of
-
Parts and vehicles at the end of their
the vehicle components have been de-
Manufacture
life must not be thrown away. They
signed to enable them to be recycled.
Your vehicle has been manufactured at
must be handed to a legal entity that
The materials and structures have been
an industrial site which uses a progress
complies with environmental stand-
carefully designed to:
policy to reduce environmental impacts
ards.
on rivers and natural areas (reduc-
- allow these components to be easily
-
Worn parts replaced in the course of
removed and reprocessed by spe-
tion of water and energy consumption,
routine vehicle maintenance (vehicle
cialist companies;
visual and noise pollution, atmospheric
battery, batteries, etc.) must be dis-
emissions and waste water, sorting and
- promote a circular economy (re-use,
posed of through dedicated collec-
reusing waste).
recycling, recovery, etc.)
tion points.
This is particularly true for electrified
-
To optimise the recycling of your ve-
vehicle batteries.
hicle at the end of its life, you can
contact an authorised dealer or visit
In order to preserve raw material re-
the manufacturer’s website to be di-
sources, your vehicle also includes
rected to collection points that guar-
many parts made from recycled plas-
antee respect for the environment
tics or renewable materials.
complying with local laws.
2.16
DRIVING ADVICE, ECO-DRIVING (1/3)
Range is accredited according to a
Optimum use zone 0
standard regulatory method. Identical
B
Indicates nil consumption.
for all manufacturers, this enables vehi-
cles to be compared with one another.
C
“Recommended consumption”
Range in real time depends on vehi-
usage zone B
cle usage conditions, equipment fitted
The traction battery supplies the elec-
and the user’s driving style. To opti-
0
trical energy required for the motor to
mise range, please refer to the follow-
move the vehicle.
ing advice.
A
“Consumption not recommended”
Depending on the versions, you will be
usage zone C
provided with functions which enable
you to lower energy consumption:
Indicates high energy consumption.
-
on the instrument panel:
- the power meter;
- the driving style indicator;
-
on the multimedia screen:
Power meter
- data relating to your energy con-
(on the instrument panel)
sumption;
- an energy consumption graph;
The power meter gives the driver a re-
- scores based on your driving
al-time view of the vehicle’s energy
style;
consumption.
- Eco driving advice;
“Energy recovery” usage zone A
- a route planner;
– an ECO driving mode.
When driving, if you lift your foot off the
accelerator pedal or apply the brake,
the motor generates electrical current
during deceleration, and this energy is
used to slow down the vehicle and re-
charge the traction battery. ➥ 2.9.
The presence and display of this in-
formation depends on the type of
ambiance selected ➥ 1.96.
2.17
DRIVING ADVICE, ECO-DRIVING (2/3)
1
2
Driving style indicator
The larger the circle 1 in the green
area, the better your speed, accelera-
Informs you about the driving style
tion and anticipation is: your driving is
adopted in real time. This is shown by
economical.
the 1 warning light.
The smaller the circle 1 in the orange
You can display the driving style indica-
area, the poorer your speed, accelera-
tor by repeatedly pressing up/down on
tion and anticipation is: your driving is
the switch 2.
not economical.
If you regularly follow this indicator, you
will increase your vehicle’s electrical
range.
2.18
DRIVING ADVICE, ECO-DRIVING (3/3)
ECO mode
Journey record
ECO mode is a function that optimises
For vehicles fitted with this, once the
vehicle range. It acts on certain ener-
engine is switched off, a Journey
gy-consuming systems (air condition-
Record is displayed on the multimedia
ing, etc.) and on the vehicle's behaviour
3
screen 3. This record shows the infor-
(acceleration, cruise control, decelera-
mation relating to your last journey:
tion, etc.)
- average energy consumption;
- number of miles/kilometres travelled;
Activation/deactivation from the
- an overall grade taking into account
multimedia screen 3
acceleration, braking anticipation
and your skill in managing speed;
To activate or deactivate the function,
- advice to enable you to improve your
refer to the multimedia instructions.
rating.
Please refer to the multimedia instruc-
tions for further information.
While driving, it is possible to exit the
ECO mode temporarily in order to im-
Navigation system
prove engine performance.
Using the information available on your
To do this, press the accelerator pedal
navigation system (traffic information,
firmly and fully. ECO mode is reacti-
nearest charging station, etc.) makes it
vated when you take pressure off the
easy to manage your journey.
accelerator pedal.
The cruise control switches to
standby each time the ECO mode is
With ECO mode on, the vehicle
activated or deactivated ➥ 2.78.
speed is limited to approximately
62 mph (100 km/h).
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