ASSISTED PARKING BRAKE
The electronic parking brake ensures
vehicle immobilisation when the engine
is stopped and engine Start/Stop
button 1 is pressed.
For certain country-specific model ver-
sions, the automatic brake application
function is not activated. Refer to the in-
formation on "Manual operation".
To confirm that the electronic parking
brake is applied, the message "parking
brake applied" and indicator light
on the instrument panel and indicator
light 2 on switch 3 light up.
Indicator light 2 goes out several min-
utes after the electronic parking brake
has been applied and indicator light
goes out when the vehicle is
To indicate that the electronic parking
brake is applied or released, a beep
sounds and the message "apply park-
ing brake" appears on the instrument
– with the engine running: when the
driver's door is opened;
– with the engine switched off (eg.
when the engine stalls): when a front
door is opened.
In this case, pull and release switch 3 to
apply the electronic parking brake.
The brake will be released as soon as
the vehicle starts and accelerates.
Before leaving the vehicle,
check that the electronic
parking brake is fully ap-
plied. Indicator light 2 on
switch 3 and indicator light
on the instrument panel light up to
show that the parking brake is ap-
plied but go out when the doors are