The following table shows the functions available in each key position/level.
Odometer, clock and temperature gauge are illuminated.
Power seats can be adjusted.
The audio system can be used for a limited time - see the Sensus Infotainment supplement.
Sun visor for glass roof, power windows, 12 V socket in the passenger compartment, RTI, phone, ventilation fan and windscreen wipers can be used.
The headlamps come on.
Warning/indicator lamps illuminate for 5 seconds.
Several other systems are activated. However, heating in seat cushions and the rear window can only be activated after the engine has been started.
This key position consumes a lot of current from the starter battery and should therefore be avoided!
Choosing key position/level
- Key position 0 - Unlock the car - This means that the car's electrical system is at level 0.
- Key position I - With the remote control key fully inserted into the ignition switch- Briefly press START/STOP ENGINE.
Not necessary for cars with the Keyless* function.
To reach level I or IIwithout starting the engine - do not depress the brake/clutch pedal when these key positions are due to be selected.
- Key position II - With the remote control key fully inserted into the ignition switch
Not necessary for cars with the Keyless* function.- Give a longpress on START/STOP ENGINE.
Approx. 2 seconds.
- Back to key position 0 - To return to key position 0 from position II and I - Briefly press on START/STOP ENGINE.
For information on audio system functions with remote control key removed, see the Sensus Infotainment supplement.
Starting and stopping the engine
For information about starting/switching off the engine, see Starting the engine.
For important information about the remote control key during towing, see Towing.