Controls for lighting

Rear fog lamp

Updated 7/23/2018

When visibility is reduced by fog the rear fog lamp can be used so that other road users can detect the vehicle in front at an early stage.

P5-1507 Button, rear fog light

Button for rear fog lamp.

The rear fog lamp consists of a lamp on the left-hand side on a left-hand drive car, or on the right-hand side on a right-hand drive car.

The rear fog lamp can only be switched on when ignition position II is active or the car is running and the rotating ring on the stalk switch is in position or .

Press the on/off button. The symbol in the driver display illuminates when the rear fog lamp is switched on.

The rear fog lamp is switched off automatically when the ignition knob is turned to STOP or when the stalk switch's rotating ring is turned to position or .


Regulations on the use of rear fog lamps vary from country to country.

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