Starting and switching off vehicle

Usage mode

Updated 4/9/2021

Usage mode

The vehicle has three different usage modes that make different functions in the vehicle available.

The vehicle automatically goes into different modes: passive, comfort and drive. The table shows which functions are available in the different modes.




When the vehicle is unlocked, the following functions are available:

  • The instrument panel shows e.g. charging information.
  • The power seats can be adjusted.

In this mode, the functions are available for a limited time and then switch off automatically.


When someone sits in the driver's seat or when the center display is used or started via the media button in the tunnel consoleComfort mode switches off when the driver's seat is unoccupied. Use the center display to put the vehicle back into comfort mode. Comfort mode will switch off again when the front passenger door opens.:

  • The center display can be used.
  • The infotainment system starts automatically (same as while driving).
  • The climate system starts automatically (same as while driving).
  • The power seats can be adjusted.
  • Power windows, Bluetooth, navigation, phone and windshield wipers can be used.
  • The 12-volt electrical socket in the cargo compartment can be used.
  • USB ports can be used.


When the driver is sitting in the driver's seat and a gear position is selected:

All functions are available and the vehicle can be driven.

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