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1
Side assist lamp
Monitor traffic on both sides of vehicle
2
Side assist button
Switch side assist system on/off
3
Central locking switch
Lock/unlock vehicle
4
Door handle
Open vehicle door
5
Memory function
Store and recall personal seat profiles for the driver
1
Boot lid switch
2
Electric windows
Operate all electric windows in the vehicle
3
Electric adjuster for exterior mirrors
1
Steering wheel adjustment
Adjust height and reach of steering wheel
2
Bonnet lock release lever
1
Button for head-up display
Switch on/off and adjust the height of the head up display
2
Instrument lighting
Adjust brightness of instrument cluster lighting
4
On/Off buttons for
  • All-weather lights
  • Night vision assist
  • Rear fog light
1
Control levers for:
1
Controls for driver information system
2
Horns, driver's airbag
3
Controls for audio/video, telephone, navigation system, and speech dialogue system
4
Paddle levers
Shift up/down a gear when gear selector is in D/S or M position
1
Control levers for:
  • Turn signals
    Switch on/off vehicle turn signals
  • Main beam headlights
    Switch on/off main beam headlights
  • Main beam assist
    Automatically switch main beam headlights on/off depending on surrounding light conditions
  • Active lane assist
    Switch on/off active lane assist. Automatically steer vehicle to keep it in lane
1
Coolant temperature gauge
Indicates current coolant temperature
2
Rev counter
Indicates the number of engine revolutions per minute
3
Indicator lamps for turn signal
4
Display
5
Speedometer
Indicates the current speed of the vehicle
6
Fuel gauge
Indicates level of fuel remaining
7
1
Control lever for windscreen wipers and washer
Switch on/off wipers and adjust wipe speed
1
Infotainment display
Displays infotainment features and functions.
2
Air outlet with thumbwheel control
Controls airflow
3
Switches and warning lamps for:
  • Passenger airbag off
  • Parking aid
  • Park assist
  • Electric sun blind for rear window
4
Analog clock
Displays the time
5
Switches for:
  • Start/stop system
    Switch on/off the start/stop system
  • MMI display in/out
  • Electronic stabilisation control (ESC)
    Increase car stability and reduce tendency to skid
  • Hazard warning lights
    Switch on/off hazard warning lights
6
MMI media drives
7
Air conditioner controls
Adjust settings for air conditioner
1
Infotainment control console
2
Selector lever for automatic gearbox
3
Centre console with
  • Cup holder
  • Ashtray and cigarette lighter
4
Switches/warning lamps for
5
START ENGINE STOP button
1
Glove box
2
Front passenger's airbag