Automatic engine start

The engine is started automatically if you:
Х release the brake pedal when HOLD is not activated and the transmission is in position D or N
Х shift the transmission to position R
Х depress the accelerator pedal
Х switch off the ECO start/stop function or switch to drive program S or M
Х unfasten your seat belt or open the driver's door

The engine is also started automatically if:
Х the vehicle starts to roll.
Х the brake system requires this.
Х the system detects moisture on the windshield when the air-conditioning system is switched on.
Х the temperature in the vehicle interior deviates from the set range.
Х the charge level of the battery is too low.

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