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MANUAL AIR CONDITIONING (5/5)
16
10
17
Switching the air
ECO mode
recirculation on
From the MULTI-SENSE menu acces-
Press the 10 button: the integrated indi-
sible from the multimedia screen 16 or
Prolonged use of air recirculation
cator light comes on. Under these con-
by pressing the 17 switch, you can acti-
can lead to condensation forming on
ditions, air is taken from the passenger
vate the ECO mode, which affects the
the side windows and windscreen,
compartment and is recirculated, with
heating level and reduces the vehicle's
and discomfort due to the use of
no air being taken from outside the ve-
fuel consumption.
non-renewed air in the passenger
hicle.
compartment. We therefore advise
A ECO warning light located under the
Air recirculation is for:
you to return to normal mode (exter-
temperature display on the multimedia
- isolating the vehicle from the exter-
nal air) as soon as the air recircula-
screen 16 informs you that ECO mode
nal atmosphere (driving in polluted
tion function is no longer required,
is activated.
areas, etc.);
by pressing the button 10 again.
- lowering the passenger compart-
ment temperature as quickly as pos-
sible.
The demisting/de-icing will still take priority over the air recirculation.
3.10
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (1/6)
14 Air-conditioning activation control in
AUTO mode.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
15 De-icing/demisting of the rear screen
and, depending on the vehicle, the
rear view mirrors.
16 “Clear View” function.
17 Adjusting the ventilation speed and
stopping the system.
18 Adjusting the driver’s air tempera-
ture.
18
17
16
15
14
13
12
11
10
The controls
7 Heated steering wheel activation
control.
1 Driver’s heating temperature indica-
tor.
8 Distribution of air in the passenger
compartment indicator.
2 Ventilation speed indicator.
9 Passenger heating temperature indi-
3 “Synchronisation” SYNC mode acti-
cator.
vation/deactivation control.
10 Adjusting the passenger’s air tem-
4 Driver’s heated seat activation con-
perature.
trol.
11 Passenger compartment air distribu-
5 Air-conditioning activation control.
tion adjustment.
6 Passenger’s heated seat activation
12 Activation control for the “A/C MAX”
control.
function.
13 Air recirculation.
3.11
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (2/6)
Activating the system
When the vehicle is started, the system
5
returns to the last programme used.
The system is also functional when
parked.
Press the 14 control to activate the
system or set the 17 control to the de-
sired ventilation speed.
Stopping the system
17
14
Press the 17 control until it reaches the
“OFF” position.
Switching the air
The system controls the ventilation
FAST: increases the flow of air in the
conditioning on or off
speed, air distribution, air recirculation,
passenger compartment. This mode
In automatic mode, the system man-
and starting and stopping the air condi-
is recommended in particular to opti-
ages activation of the air conditioning. It
tioning and air temperature.
mise comfort in the rear seats. Press
is still possible to activate or deactivate
This mode consists of a choice of three
the 14 button, then press upwards to
the system by pressing the 5 control.
programmes:
activate FAST mode.
AUTO: allows the selected comfort
When the air conditioning starts in au-
Automatic mode
level to be best attained, depending on
tomatic mode, the system returns to the
the exterior conditions. Press button 14.
last programme used.
The automatic climate control system
guarantees comfort in the passenger
SOFT: reaches the desired comfort
compartment and good visibility (except
level more gently and silently. Press
in the event of extreme conditions),
the 14 button, then press downwards to
while optimising fuel consumption.
activate SOFT mode.
Any action on a button other than
the AUTO button disables auto-
matic mode.
3.12
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (3/6)
Adjusting the distribution
of air in the passenger
3
8
compartment
Press 11 one or more times to select
the air distribution. The air distribution
selected 8 is displayed on the multime-
dia screen. The positions are in the fol-
lowing order:
All the air is then directed to
the windscreen and front side
window demisting vents.
18
11
10
The air flow is distributed be-
tween front side window de-
misting vents, the windscreen demist-
ing vents and the footwells.
The air flow is directed towards
Independent adjustment of the
ö
the dashboard vents and to-
passenger compartment
The air flow is distributed be-
tween the front side window
wards the footwells.
Use the 10 and 18 controls to adjust
demisting vents, the windscreen de-
The air flow is directed mainly
the left-hand and right-hand sides inde-
misting vents, the dashboard air vents
ó
towards the footwells.
pendently.
and the footwells.
SYNC function setting
The air flow is mainly directed
Adjusting the air temperature
ô
to the dashboard air vents.
Press SYNC 3 on your multimedia
There are two types of settings:
screen to synchronise the passenger
- independent adjustment of the pas-
side temperature with that on the driv-
senger compartment;
er’s side.
- adjustment in SYNC mode to syn-
To exit this function, press SYNC
chronise the passenger's side and
again or adjust the temperature on the
the driver's side.
passenger side.
3.13
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (4/6)
Adjusting the ventilation
speed.
In automatic mode, the system uses
the most suitable amount of air to reach
and maintain the desired comfort level.
You can still adjust the ventilation speed
by pressing the 17 control to increase
or reduce the ventilation speed.
17
16
15
14
12
Clear View function
Press the 16 button: the integrated indi-
cator light comes on.
This function quickly de-mists the wind-
screen, rear screen, front side windows
Rear screen de-icing/
“A/C MAX” function
and door mirrors (depending on the
demisting
vehicle). The air conditioning and rear
The “A/C MAX” function enables the
screen de-icing functions must be ac-
Press the 15 button: the integrated in-
user to feel the maximum power of their
tivated.
dicator light comes on. This function
air conditioning system without any
enables rapid demisting or de-icing of
constraint or compromise related to
To exit this function, press button 14
the rear screen and de-icing of the rear
the acoustics and the feeling of the air
or 16.
view mirrors (on equipped vehicles).
being too cold on the hands and face.
To exit this function, press button 15
again. Demisting automatically stops.
Some buttons have an operating
tell-tale which indicates the operat-
ing status.
3.14
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (5/6)
Manual use
Press the 13 button: the integrated indi-
cator light comes on.
Prolonged use of this position may lead
to odours, caused by non-renewal of
air, and the formation of condensation
on the windows.
13
12
We therefore advise you to return to au-
tomatic mode as soon as air recircula-
tion is no longer needed, by pressing
button 13.
“A/C MAX” function
Air recirculation (isolation of
(continued)
the passenger compartment)
This function involves automatic mod-
This function is managed automatically,
ifications:
but you can also activate it manually. In
this case the operation is confirmed by
– temperature programmed to fully
a warning light on button 13).
cold;
- distribution of air to the occupants;
- air flow at its maximum power;
- activation of the air conditioning;
- air recirculation.
Press the 12 button to activate the func-
tion. Deactivate ECO mode to make the
most of it.
The demisting/de-icing will still take
priority over the air recirculation.
3.15
AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (6/6)
20
21
19
“Favourites” function
ECO mode
Depending on the vehicle, by pressing
From the MULTI-SENSE menu acces-
the steering wheel control 19, you can
sible from the multimedia screen 20 or
activate the following functions accord-
by pressing the 21 switch, you can acti-
ing to the stored use settings that you
vate the ECO mode, which affects the
have previously defined:
heating level and reduces the vehicle's
fuel consumption.
- heated steering wheel;
A ECO warning light located under the
- heated seats;
temperature display on the multimedia
- heated rear screen;
screen 20 informs you that ECO mode
is activated.
- heated rear view mirrors.
For more information on programming
this function, please refer to the multi-
media instructions.
3.16
AIR CONDITIONING: programming (1/2)
2
1
3
Air conditioning
You can save several comfort pro-
grammes by activating the following
programming
settings:
Driver’s responsibility
With the vehicle stationary, engine run-
when parking or stopping
- temperature adjustment;
ning, from the “Vehicle” 2 World on
the vehicle
the multimedia screen 1, select the
- programming the time at which the
Never leave an animal,
“Electric” menu 3 then the “Charge &
vehicle must be ready;
child or adult who is not self-suffi-
Climate” tab to access the settings.
- selecting days when the programme
cient alone on your vehicle, even for
must be repeated.
a short time.
You can activate/deactivate the saved
In hot and/or sunny weather, please
programmes.
remember that the temperature
inside the passenger compartment
Note: you can program the air condi-
increases very quickly.
tioning using a smartphone application.
RISK OF DEATH OR SERIOUS
Please refer to the multimedia instruc-
INJURY.
tions for further information.
3.17
AIR CONDITIONING: programming (2/2)
“Programme” activation
Immediate activation of the
Stopping the programmed air
The function launches before the time
air-conditioning
conditioning
scheduled by the customer, so that the
It is possible to carry out immediate
The air conditioning stops automati-
vehicle reaches a comfortable temper-
starting of the air conditioning, if:
cally around ten minutes after the set
ature by the time they arrive, if:
- the bonnet is closed;
end time.
– the bonnet is closed;
- the traction battery charge level is
However, the function can be deacti-
- the traction battery charge level is
over 7.5%;
vated if:
over 7.5%;
- the engine is stopped;
- the engine is running;
- the engine is stopped;
- the driver is not in the vehicle.
- the traction battery charging level is
- the driver is not in the vehicle.
The operation of the immediate activa-
lower than 7%;
tion of the air-conditioning is different
- the bonnet is open;
Warning light
comes on the in-
from programming:
- you press one of the switches on the
strument panel.
– it must be launched from your smart-
control panel;
phone;
- the driver is in the passenger com-
– steering wheel and seat heating, if
partment for approximately 20 sec-
your vehicle is equipped with it, is
onds.
activated automatically;
Note: these conditions are also appli-
- the function stops after approxi-
cable for the immediate deactivation of
mately 10 minutes.
the air-conditioning.
Please refer to the multimedia instruc-
If the vehicle is parked for a long time
tions for further information.
without opening a door with at least one
active pre-conditioning schedule, then
the function will be deactivated from the
third pre-conditioning launch included.
The function will be available when one
of the doors of the vehicle is opened.
3.18
AIR CONDITIONING: information and operating instructions (1/2)
Advice on use
Recommendations to limit energy
Operating faults
consumption and maintain the
In some situations, (air conditioning
As a general rule, contact your ap-
vehicle range
off, air recirculation activated, ventila-
proved dealer in the event of an oper-
tion speed at zero or low, etc.) you may
Drive with the air vents open and the
ating fault.
notice that condensation starts to form
windows closed. If the vehicle has been
- Reduction in de-icing, demisting
on the windows and windscreen.
parked in the sun, open the doors for a
or air conditioning performance.
few moments to let the hot air escape
If there is condensation, use the “Clear
This may be caused by the passen-
before starting the engine.
View” function to remove it, then use
ger compartment filter cartridge be-
the air conditioning in automatic mode
It is preferable, before setting off, to
coming clogged.
to stop it forming again.
use of the programmed air conditioning
- No hot or cold air is being pro-
➥ 3.17.
duced. Check that the controls are
Maintenance
set correctly and that the fuses are
sound. Otherwise, switch off the
Refer to the Maintenance Document
system.
for your vehicle for the inspection fre-
quency.
Note: to view the other operating faults
➥ 5.25.
Range
Presence of water under the
It is normal to notice an increase in
Do not add anything to the
vehicle
energy usage when the air conditioning
vehicle’s ventilation circuit
is operating.
(for example, to remove
After prolonged use of the air condi-
bad odours).
tioning system, it is normal for water
to be present under the vehicle. This is
There is a risk of damage or of
caused by condensation.
fire.
Do not open the refriger-
Use the air conditioning system reg-
ant fluid circuit. The fluid
ularly, even in cold weather, running
may damage eyes or skin.
it at least once a month for approxi-
mately 5 minutes.
3.19
AIR CONDITIONING: information and operating instructions (2/2)
Type of refrigerant fluid
Ñ
A
A
A
Type of oil in the air condi-
tioning circuit
Inflammable product
Consult the driver’s hand-
book
Maintenance
Quantity of refrigerant
x.xxx kg
fluid present in the ve-
hicle.
The refrigerant fluid circuit (of which
some components are hermetically
Global
Warming
sealed) may contain fluorinated green-
GWP xxxxx
Potential (CO2 equiv-
house gases.
alent).
Depending on the vehicle, you will find
the following information on label A af-
CO2 eq
Quantity in weight and
Do not open the refrigerant
fixed inside the engine compartment.
x.xx t
in CO2 equivalent.
fluid circuit. The fluid may
The presence and location of the infor-
damage eyes or skin.
mation on label A depends on the ve-
hicle.
Before carrying out any
action in the engine com-
partment, you must switch
off the ignition. ➥ 2.2.
3.20
MULTIMEDIA EQUIPMENT (1/2)
1
1
A
B
4
4
3
3
2
2
5
The presence and location of this equip-
Multimedia sockets “USB-
ment depends on the vehicle version.
C” 2 and 5
1 Multimedia screen.
The multimedia sockets USB-C 2 and 5
2 Multimedia sockets USB-C in the
enable accessories approved by our
upper A and lower B central console.
Technical Department to be recharged,
3 Steering column control.
providing the power does not exceed
4 Voice command.
15 watts (5 V) per socket.
5 Multimedia sockets USB-C for the
rear passengers.
Note: the multimedia USB-C 2 ports
also allow for data transfer.
Connect accessories with a
maximum power of 15 watts
only.
Please refer to the multimedia in-
Fire hazard.
structions for further information.
3.21
MULTIMEDIA EQUIPMENT (2/2)
6
7
Microphone 6
Induction charging area 7
(for the phone and voice assistant)
➥ 3.27
Using the telephone
We remind you of the need
to conform to the legislation
in force concerning the use
of such equipment.
3.22
ELECTRIC WINDOWS (1/2)
These systems operate with the igni-
tion on or off, until one of the front doors
is opened (limited to about 3 minutes).
1
6
Driver’s responsibility
5
Never leave your vehicle
2
with the card or key inside,
with a child, adult who is not
self-sufficient or a pet in the vehicle,
4
3
even for a short while.
They may pose a risk to themselves
One-touch electric windows
or to others by starting the engine
Briefly press or pull a window switch
or activating equipment (such as the
as far as it will go: the window will be
gear lever or electric windows).
raised or lowered fully. Pressing the
If any part of the body becomes
switch again stops the window moving.
Avoid resting any objects against
trapped, reverse the direction of the
Note: the rear windows do not open
a half-open window: there is a risk
window immediately by pressing the
fully.
that the electric window could be
relevant switch.
From the driver’s seat, use switch:
damaged.
1
for the driver’s side;
Risk of serious injury.
2
for the front passenger side;
3
and 5 for the rear passengers.
Passenger safety
From the passenger seats, use
The driver can disable the
switch 6.
operation of the rear pas-
senger electric windows by
pressing the 4 switch. A confirma-
tion message is displayed on the in-
strument panel.
3.23
ELECTRIC WINDOWS (2/2)
One-touch electric windows
Remote control window
Operating faults
(continued)
opening/closing
In case of a fault when closing a
Note: if the window detects resistance
When unlocking the doors from the out-
window, the system reverts to normal
when closing (e.g. tree branch etc.), it
side, if you press and hold the card
mode: pull the switch concerned up as
stops and then lowers again by a few
unlocking button, all the windows
often as necessary to fully close the
centimetres.
equipped with a one-touch electric
window (the window will close gradu-
window will open automatically.
ally), hold the switch (still on the clos-
ing side) for one second then lower and
Impossible to operate the
When locking the doors from the out-
raise the window fully to reinitialise the
side, if you press and hold the card
one-touch electric window
system.
locking button, all the windows
The one-touch electric window is
equipped with a one-touch electric
If necessary,
contact
an
approved
equipped with heat protection: if you
window will close automatically.
Dealer.
press the switch for the window more
It is recommended that the user only
than 16 consecutive times it goes into
operates the system when the vehi-
protection mode (locking the window).
cle can be seen clearly and no one is
You can:
inside.
- use the electric window switch briefly
and with intervals of approximately
30 seconds;
- with the engine running, the window
will be unlocked after approximately
20 minutes of inaction on the electric
window switch.
When closing the windows, ensure that no part of the body (arm, hand,
etc.) is protruding from the vehicle.
Risk of serious injury.
3.24
INTERIOR LIGHTING, SUN VISOR (1/2)
1
3
2
Reading lights
(depending on the vehicle)
Press the 1, 2 or 3 spots to get:
- permanent lighting;
- lighting switches off immediately.
Note: it is possible to deactivate/acti-
vate the reading lights coming on when
the doors are opened from the multime-
dia screen ➥ 1.108.
When the doors are unlocked and
opened, the courtesy and footwell
lights come on temporarily.
3.25
INTERIOR LIGHTING, SUN VISOR (2/2)
7
4
5
6
Luggage compartment light
Sun visor
Light 4 comes on when the luggage
Lower the sun visor 5 over the wind-
compartment is opened.
screen or unclip it and turn it over the
side window.
Courtesy mirrors
Lift the cover 6.
The light 7 switches on automatically.
3.26
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE SPACE AND FITTINGS (1/4)
2
1
It is essential not to leave any ob-
Front door storage
Centre console storage
jects (start-up card, USB drive, SD
compartments 1
compartment or induction
card, credit card, jewellery, keys,
charging zone 2
coins, etc.) in the induction charging
area 2 whilst charging your phone.
Depending on the vehicle, this is used
Remove all magnetic cards or credit
to charge your phone without the need
cards from the case before position-
for a cable. Please refer to the multime-
ing your telephone in the induction
dia instructions for further information.
charging area 2.
No object should be placed
on the floor (in front of the
driver). Such objects may
Objects left in the induction charg-
slide under the pedals
ing area 2 may overheat. You are
during sudden braking manoeuvres
advised to place them in the areas
and obstruct their use.
provided for this purpose (storage
compartment, sun visor compart-
ment etc.).
3.27
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE SPACE AND FITTINGS (2/4)
7
When turning corners,
accelerating or braking,
ensure that the recepta-
cle being held by the cup
8
holder is not dislodged.
There is a risk of burning if hot
3
4
liquid escapes.
5
6
Central storage
Centre armrest storage
Do not drive with the cen-
compartment 3
compartment 8
tral armrest 8 in the open
position, this could affect
A divider 6 can be used to adjust the
Depending on the vehicle, lift the cover
the correct operation of the
centre console storage (various options
of the sliding armrest by pushing the
central airbag and/or cause injury
available depending on the position of
7 button.
when it is deployed.
the divider in the fitting grooves 4).
Cup holders 5
Ensure that no hard, heavy
Using two separators 6 you can create
or pointed objects are
Do not place any objects on
an area which can hold another cup.
placed in the “open” storage
the central armrest storage
The two separators can be removed to
compartments in such a
compartment 8, this could
obtain a empty storage space.
way that they may fall onto passen-
affect the correct operation
gers during sudden turning, braking
of the central airbag and/or cause
or in the event of an accident.
injury when it is deployed.
3.28
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE SPACE AND FITTINGS (3/4)
9
10
Sun blind storage
Glove box
compartment 9
To open, press the catch 10.
Can be used to hold motorway toll tick-
It can hold a box of tissues, a bottle of
ets, maps, etc.
water, etc.
3.29
PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE SPACE AND FITTINGS (4/4)
11
13
12
Grab handle 11
Rear door storage
13 storage pocket
compartment 12
(depending on the vehicle)
This offers support and can be held
when the vehicle is being driven.
Do not use it for getting into or out of
the vehicle.
Ensure that no hard, heavy
or pointed objects are
placed in the “open” storage
compartments in such a
way that they may fall onto passen-
gers during sudden turning, braking
or in the event of an accident.
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