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RADAR SENSOR DETECTION BEAM LIMITATIONS

The adaptive cruise control system may operate unexpectedly in the following conditions. The driver should remain alert and intervene, if necessary.

  1. When driving on a different line to the vehicle in front.

  2. When a vehicle edges into the same lane as the vehicle being driven. The vehicle is only detected once it has moved fully into the same lane.

  3. When entering or exiting a bend, vehicles in front may not be detected.

  4. When moving around a stationary vehicle. The detection beam may become uncertain as to which vehicle should be followed.

  5. When the vehicle in front turns out of same lane as the vehicle being driven. The detection beam may become uncertain as to which vehicle should be followed.