Remote control key

Unlocking the boot lid with the remote control key

Updated 7/23/2018

It is possible to unlock just the boot lid using a button on the remote control key.

16w17 - SPA - Unlock/open tailgate with remote key button

Use the remote control key's button to disable the alarm and unlock the boot lid.

Press the remote control key's button.

The lock and alarm indicator on the instrument panel extinguishes in order to show that the alarm is not armed for the whole of the car.

The alarm's level and movement sensors and the sensors for opening the boot lid are disconnected.

The boot lid is unlocked, but remains closed while the doors remain locked and their alarm functions armed.

To open the boot lid, grip the rubber pressure plate beneath the boot lid handle and open the boot lid.

If the tailgate is not opened within 2 minutes then it is relocked and the alarm is re-armed.

With the power operated boot lid option* -

Long press (approx. 1.5 seconds) on the remote control key's button.

The boot lid is unlocked and opened, while the doors remain locked and their alarm functions armed.


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