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SWITCHING OFF THE ENGINE

Before switching off the engine, it is recommended that the vehicle is stationary. Make sure the Electric Parking Brake (EPB) is applied and the transmission is in Park (P).

Press and release the engine START/STOP button.

The engine now stops. The vehicle's ignition system also switches off.

To switch off the engine while the vehicle is moving:

CAUTION

When the vehicle is moving, it is not advisable to switch off the engine. However, if a situation arises where engine switch-off is urgent, the following procedure applies:

  1. Press and hold the engine START/STOP button for longer than 2 seconds, or

  2. Press and release the engine START/STOP button twice within 3 seconds.

With either method, the instrument panel displays the message Engine Stop Button Pressed.