V40 Cross Country
BLIS and CTA - symbols and messages
In situations where the BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) and CTA functions fail or are interrupted, the combined instrument panel may show a symbol, supplemented by an explanatory message. Follow any recommendation given.
Combined instrument cluster - meaning of warning symbols
The warning symbols alert the driver that an important function is activated, or that a serious error or a serious failure has occurred.
Distance Warning* - symbols and messages
The Distance Warning function (Distance Alert) warns the driver if the time interval to the vehicle ahead becomes too short.
Collision warning system* - symbols and messages
"Collision Warning with Auto Brake and Cyclist and Pedestrian Detection" is an aid to assist the driver when there is a risk of colliding with a pedestrian, bicycle or vehicle in front that are stationary or moving in the same direction.
Lane Keeping Aid - symbols and messages
In situations where there is no Lane assistance function, a symbol may be shown in the combined instrument panel in combination with an explanatory message - follow the recommendation given if appropriate.
Active Park Assist (PAP)* - symbols and messages
The Park Assist Pilot (PAP – Park Assist Pilot) helps the driver to park by first checking whether a space is sufficiently large and then turning the steering wheel and steering the car into the space.
Adaptive cruise control* - symbols and messages
The adaptive cruise control (ACC – Adaptive Cruise Control) helps the driver to maintain an even speed combined with a pre-selected time interval to the vehicle ahead. Sometimes the adaptive cruise control may display a symbol and/or text message. Here are some examples - follow the recommendation given if appropriate:
Start/Stop* - symbols and messages
The Start/Stop function can show text messages in the combined instrument panel.
Driver Alert Control (DAC)* - symbols and messages
Driver Alert Control - DAC can show symbols and text messages in the combined instrument panel or in the centre console's screen in different situations.
Electronic stability control (ESC) - symbols and messages
Stability system ESC (Electronic Stability Control) helps the driver to avoid skidding and improves the car's traction.
When a warning, information or indicator symbol illuminates, a corresponding message appears on the information display.
Combined instrument panel - meaning of indicator symbols
The indicator symbols alert the driver that a function is activated, that the system is operating, or that an error or failure has occurred.
City Safety™ - symbols and messages
In conjunction with automatic braking by the City Safety™ system, one or more symbols may illuminate in the combined instrument panel and a text message may be shown. A text message can be acknowledged by briefly pressing the OK button on the direction indicator stalk.
Messages - handling
Use the left-hand stalk switch to acknowledge and browse among messages that are shown in the information display of the combined instrument panel.
Symbols in the display
There are a variety of different symbols in the display in the car. The symbols are divided into warning, indicator and information symbols.