Vehicle parameters

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Vehicle parameters menu

This menu can be accessed from the instrument panel Main menu.

It allows you to set the lighting and comfort settings for your vehicle.

Lighting menu

Lighting menu

Once you have selected this menu, you can:

Activate/deactivate the lighting of the daytime-running lamps*.

Activate/deactivate the guideme- home lighting and adjust its duration.

Activate/deactivate the dualfunction Xenon directional headlamps.

Comfort menu

Once you have selected this menu, you can:

Activate/deactivate the driver's welcome lighting function.

Select the unlocking of all the doors or just the driver's door.

Activate/deactivate the automatic engaging of the electric parking brake.

Engine oil temperature gauge

Engine oil temperature gauge

Under normal operating conditions, the bars should be within section 1.

In severe operating conditions, the bars may extend into section 2.

In this event, slow down, and if necessary, stop the engine and check the levels (see chapter - Maintenance - Levels).

Coolant temperature indicator

Coolant temperature indicator

Under normal operating conditions, the bars should be within section 1.

In severe operating conditions, the bars may extend into section 2, the engine coolant temperature warning lamp A and the STOP warning lamp will light up, stop immediately.

Switch off the ignition. The cooling fan may continue to operate for a certain time. Allow the engine to cool down while taking the precautions indicated in chapter - Maintenace - Levels.

Contact a CITROËN dealer.

If the SERVI CE warning lamp lights up, check the levels (see chapter - Maintenance - Levels).

Fuel gauge

Fuel gauge

On horizontal ground, the lighting of the fuel low warning lamp warns you that you are using the reserve tank.

A message alert is displayed on the instrument panel.

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    Starting the vehicle
    Insert the key in the ignition switch. The system recognises the starting code. Turn the key fully towards the fascia to position 3 (Starting) . When the engine starts, release the key. ...