Automatic gear selector inhibitor
The automatic gear selector inhibitor has special safety systems.
From park position – P or neutral position – N
In order to move the gear selector from P or N position to another gear position, the engine must be running, the brake pedal must be depressed and the ignition position must be II.
If the gear selector is in the N position and the car has been stationary for at least 3 seconds (irrespective of whether the engine is running) then the gear selector is locked.
Message in the driver display
If the gear selector is inhibited a message is shown in the driver display, e.g. Press brake pedal to activate gear lever.
The gear selector is not inhibited mechanically.Applies to cars with small gear lever