Using stability control

Press and hold the switch for one second.


Press and hold the switch for one second.

The switch will illuminate. A message will be shown in the display. See Information messages.

Press the switch again to turn the system on. The system will be switched on automatically every time you switch the ignition on.

You can switch the system on and off via the information display menu. See Information displays.

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