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CLIMATE CONTROL

WARNING

In the interests of safety, only operate or adjust the system when it is safe to do so. Driver distraction can lead to accidents, potentially causing serious injury or death.

WARNING

Do not adjust the touchscreen controls, or allow the system to distract the driver, while the vehicle is moving. Driver distraction can lead to accidents, potentially causing serious injury or death.

NOTES

Some of the buttons have an LED indicator lamp that illuminates to confirm selection.

NOTES

Some functions are not available on all vehicles.

NOTES

If the Climate control system is switched off, pressing an AUTO button or the Defrost button switches the Climate control system on.

To access the CLIMATE screen, select Climate from the HOME screen. See TOUCHSCREEN HOME MENU.

  1. Air distribution to the feet icon: Touch to switch on or off.

  2. Air distribution to the face icon: Touch to switch on or off.

  3. Air distribution to the front windscreen icon: Touch to switch on or off.

  4. External temperature display.

    NOTES

    When the external temperature is low enough that ice may be present on the road, an amber snowflake warning lamp illuminates in the instrument panel. See EXTERNAL TEMPERATURE (AMBER).

  5. Power icon: Select to switch the climate control system on or off.

  6. Settings icon: Touch to access the SETTINGS pop-up menu and then select Climate Settings. From this menu, the temperature units can be changed and automatic deployment of the front and rear heated screen function can be switched on or off. Also, the sensitivity of the Air purity and the Auto air flow speed can be adjusted. See AIR QUALITY SENSOR.

  7. Temperature increase button: Press repeatedly to increase the temperature (16°C to 28°C) for the front left side of the vehicle. The temperature is displayed below the touchscreen.

    On the driver's side only, HI (high) or LO (low) can be selected.

  8. SYNC mode: Press to synchronise the driver and front passenger climate zone settings.

  9. Windscreen heater button: Press to switch on or off. If left switched on, it deactivates after a timed period, dependent on the outside temperature.

  10. Rear screen heater button: Press to switch on or off. If left switched on, it deactivates after a timed period, dependent on the outside temperature.

    CAUTION

    Do not attach labels to the rear screen. Do not scrape or use abrasive materials to clean the inside of the rear screen.

    NOTES

    The heated windscreen and rear screens operate only when the engine is running.

    NOTES

    In cold ambient conditions, the front and rear screen heaters switch on automatically when the engine is started. This function can be switched on or off via Climate Settings.

  11. Press to access the CLIMATE screen on the touchscreen.

  12. Press to select the heated or climate seats display on the touchscreen. See HEATED SEATSand CLIMATE SEATS.

  13. AUTO mode: Press to switch fully automatic mode on or off. Dependent on the vehicle’s specification, the various options for AUTO mode can be set via the CLIMATE SETTINGS menu screen.

    NOTES

    AUTO mode is the recommended normal operating mode. The Air Conditioning (A/C) and heating and ventilation controls automatically provide an optimum environment at the selected temperature.

  14. Temperature increase button: Press repeatedly to increase the temperature for the front right side of the vehicle.

  15. Temperature decrease button: Press repeatedly to decrease the temperature for the front right side of the vehicle.

  16. A/C button: Press to switch the Air Conditioning (A/C) system on or off. The A/C system can be switched on or off independently of the other climate control functions.

    NOTES

    Water expelled by the A/C system may collect underneath the vehicle when parked. This is not a cause for concern.

  17. MAX A/C button: Press to switch the maximum A/C mode on or off.

  18. Blower increase button: Press to increase the blower speed.

    NOTES

    The blower's airflow speed is automatically set in AUTO mode. Adjusting the blower speed cancels AUTO mode.

  19. Blower decrease button: Press to decrease the blower speed.

  20. Maximum defrost button: Press to switch maximum defrost for the windscreen on or off.

  21. Recirculation button: Select to recirculate air inside the vehicle.

    Press briefly to select timed recirculation. Recirculation switches off automatically after a set time (dependent on the ambient temperature).

    Press and hold to select latched recirculation. Recirculation remains on until the button is pressed again.

    NOTES

    Prolonged use at low temperatures may cause the windows to mist.

  22. Temperature decrease button: Press repeatedly to decrease the temperature for the front left side of the vehicle.