City Safety™ - operation

City Safety™ is a function for helping the driver to avoid a collision when driving in queues, amongst other things, when changes in the traffic ahead, combined with a lapse in attention, could lead to an incident.

On and Off


The City Safety™ function is activated automatically when the engine is started.

In certain situations, it may advisable to disable City Safety™, e.g. where leafy branches could sweep over the bonnet and/or windscreen.

City Safety™ handled in the menu system MY CAR MY CAR and after starting the engine the function can be deactivated as follows:

  • Search in MY CAR for Driver support system and select the Off option at City Safety.
However, the function will be enabled the next time the engine is started, regardless of whether the system was enabled or disabled when the engine was switched off.


The laser sensor emits laser light even when City Safety™ is disabled manually.

To enable City Safety™ again:

  • Follow the same procedure as for disabling, but select the On option.