Audible warnings and indicators

Automatic transmission

If position P is not selected, a warning chime will sound when the drivers door is opened.

Frost

WARNING:
Even if the temperature rises to above +4ºC there is no guarantee that the road is free of hazards caused by inclement weather.

A warning chime will sound in the following conditions:
+4ºC or lower: frost warning.

0ºC or lower: danger of icy roads.

Key outside car

Vehicles with keyless entry

If the engine is running and a passive key is no longer detected within the vehicle interior, a chime will sound as soon as the door is closed.

Key-in-ignition

Except vehicles with keyless entry

A warning tone will sound when the drivers door is opened if: the key is in the ignition.

Vehicles with keyless entry

A warning tone will sound when the drivers door is opened if: the ignition switch is not pulled out.

the spare key is in the ignition.

Lights on

A warning chime will sound if the drivers door is opened with the exterior lights switched on and the ignition switched off.

Low fuel

A warning chime will sound at the following ranges: 80 km (50 miles), 40 km (25 miles), 20 km (12 miles), 0 km (0 miles).

Seat belt reminder

See Seat belt reminder.

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