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Vehicle not aligned
be limited. In this case, it is advisable to
Small vehicles
The system may not detect a vehicle
deactivate the device.
Some narrow vehicles (e.g. bicycles
travelling on the same lane but which
and motorcycles fig. 159) travelling
is not aligned along the same direction
Using the system on gradient
near the outer edges of the lane or
of travel or a vehicle which is cutting
which enter the lane from kerbside are
When driving on roads with variable
in from a side lane. Sufficient distance
gradient, the system may not detect
not detected until they are fully in the
from the vehicles ahead may not be
the presence of a vehicle on the
lane.
guaranteed in these cases.
lane. The system performance be
Sufficient distance from the vehicles
The non-aligned vehicle can weave
limited according to speed, load of the
ahead may not be guaranteed in these
in and out of the driving direction
car, traffic conditions and gradient
cases.
causing the car to brake or accelerate
steepness.
unexpectedly.
Lane change
Steering and curves
The system may not detect the
On bends fig. 157 with the system set,
presence of a vehicle until it is fully in
it could limit speed and acceleration to
your lane fig. 158.
guarantee car stability even if no cars
In this case, sufficient distance from the
are detected ahead.
vehicle which is changing lane may not
When leaving the bend, the system
be guaranteed: it is advisable to pay
tends to reset the previously set speed.
the utmost attention at all times and
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be always ready to press the brakes if
needed.
Stationary objects and vehicles
The system cannot detect the
presence of stationary objects and
vehicles if you are travelling at a speed
exceeding 60 km/h (37 mph). For
example, the system may not operate
if the vehicle ahead leaves the lane
and a car stopped on the lane ahead
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of if. Pay the utmost attention at all
times and be always ready to press the
WARNING In case of narrow bends,
158
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brakes if needed.
the performance of the system could
162
Objects and vehicles moving in
If the event that the lane marking line is
opposite or crosswise direction
missing or not correctly recognised,
The system cannot detect the
the Co-Driver system may also
presence of objects or cars travelling in
use information from adjacent and
opposite or crosswise direction fig. 160
preceding vehicles. This condition may
and consequently will not be operated.
occur in congested traffic, when the
car in front and/or objects around the
car obstruct the lane markings. In this
case, the system can use the queues
of cars in the traffic to define the driving
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trajectory. Alternatively, the system
can use the "lock-on" strategy, which
The following conditions must be met
allows it to automatically follow the car
before the Co-Driver system turns on:
in front.
the Co-Driver system must be
OPERATION
switched on by pressing the button (A)
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The system only works if the driver
fig. 161 on the steering wheel;
keeps his or her hands on the steering
the Adaptive Cruise Control device
CO-DRIVER SYSTEM
(ACC) must be on;
wheel.
WITH STOP&GO - Traffic
the car speed must be between 0
If the system detects that hands have
Jam Assist
and 150 km/h;
been removed from the steering wheel,
(where provided)
no anomaly related to the camera or
it will alert you of the need to put your
the radar must be present;
The system combines Active Cruise
hands back on the steering wheel (see
the road lane width must be between
Control (ACC) functions and lane
following pages).
centring logic to control the trajectory
2.7 metres and 4.2 metres;
of the car holding it as close as
the direction indicators must not be
WARNING The Co-Driver system can
activated;
possible in the middle of the lane and
take a few seconds to activate once
no anomaly related to the system
also managing speed.
all conditions are met. During this
must be present.
It is a driving assistance system that
time, a grey indication will appear on
can be activated on all road types.
ACTIVATION / DEACTIVATION
the instrument panel display and the
The system uses information from the
system will be activated automatically
To activate the system, press button
front camera and radar to help you
as soon as all conditions are met,
(A) fig. 161 on the steering wheel.
keep the car in the middle of the lane at
without any intervention by the driver.
To deactivate the system press the
a constant speed.
button again.
163
Suspension conditions
WARNING Hands on the steering
SYSTEM STATUS
System operation is temporarily paused
wheel are detected by a capacitive
System active: The active and
in the following cases:
sensor installed in it.
correctly operating system status is
ACC system deactivation or inhibition
indicated by the following screen on the
(see paragraph the Adaptive Cruise
When the suspension conditions are
instrument panel display fig. 162 in the
Control function);
over, the Co-Driver will be available
"Driver Assistance" menu.
if there are very tight bends;
again without requiring any reactivation
When the hands are removed from the
one of the two lines is broken or
action by the driver.
steering wheel, the system does not
ruined;
deactivate automatically, but after a
INDICATIONS ON THE DISPLAY
the sun is low and is dazzling the
few seconds: some dedicated screens
The system status can always be
camera on the windscreen;
appear on the instrument panel display
viewed through a dedicated area on
if the left or right direction indicator is
in sequence, to warn the driver to
the instrument panel display.
activated;
return his or her hands to the steering
The system status is indicated by the
if the driver intentionally changes
wheel (see the description below).
colour of the
symbol.
lanes without switching on the direction
indicator on the corresponding side;
If the driver's hands are not on the
when there is no surrounding traffic
steering wheel, a series of warnings
and there are no horizontal markings or
will appear on the instrument panel
they cannot be detected;
display to alert the driver that he needs
if there are system anomalies;
to reposition his hands on the steering
if the car speed exceeds the
wheel. Acoustic signals will also be
maximum limit;
emitted.
if lateral acceleration is high;
After a certain period of time, the Co-
poor visibility (due to heavy rain,
Driver system will be disabled if the
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snow, fog, etc.);
driver has not repositioned his or her
hands on the steering wheel.
Automatic deactivation
System active (hands removed
When the system does not detect
The system is deactivated if you take
from the steering wheel for a short
hands on the steering wheel for a few
your hands off the steering wheel for 45
time): As soon as you remove your
seconds, it will warn the driver by
seconds.
from the steering wheel, this screen
displaying a dedicated screen at the
fig. 163 appears on the instrument
centre of the instrument panel display
WARNING When the Co-Driver is
panel display: in this case, the system
(see the description in the following
paused the related graphics in the
remains active.
pages).
dedicated area will turn grey.
If the driver has not returned his or her
hands to the steering wheel within a
164
few seconds, this screen fig. 164 will
If you remove your hands from the
pedal will cause the system to behave
appear on the instrument panel display.
steering wheel, a countdown will begin
normally and the minimum risk
which will result in the activation of
manoeuvre will be aborted.
visual and audible alerts (see the
description provided in the "Co-Driver
with Stop&Go - Traffic Jam Assist"
section in this chapter). Furthermore,
the system will initiate a minimum risk
manoeuvre to bring the car to safety if
no hands are detected.
The Adaptive Cruise Control system
will braking slightly 23 seconds after
163
F0S1117
your hands have been removed from
165
F0S1119
the steering wheel to warn you and
encourage you to regain control of the
When the Co-Driver system is active,
car.
Lane Control (where provided)
If the driver does not regain control of
is temporarily paused. When the
the vehicle after a further 3 seconds,
Co-Driver system is not active, Lane
the system will brake again lightly.
Control (where provided), if previously
Subsequently, the system will
activated, is still available. For more
automatically braking to bring the
information on the Lane Control
vehicle to a stop if you still do not put
system, see the “Driving assistance
your hands back on the steering wheel
systems” chapter in the "Safety"
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F0S1118
persists.
section.
The hazard warning lights will be
Active system (hands removed
SYSTEM LIMITED OPERATION
activated as soon as the system
from the steering wheel for a long
activates the automatic braking. When
The Co-Driver may have limited or
time): If you do not place your hands
reduced functionality when one of the
the vehicle is at a standstill, the system
on the steering wheel, the following
following conditions occurs:
will unlock the doors (if previously
screen will appear on the display of the
locked) and keep the hazard lights on.
The main ones are listed below:
instrument panel, fig. 165.
lane marking lines are not clear or
If you regain control of the vehicle
An acoustic warning will sound also in
during the minimum risk manoeuvre,
in conditions of poor visibility (e.g. in
this case.
placing your hands on the steering
heavy rain, snow, fog, etc.);
wheel or pressing the accelerator
165
either the camera or radar are
151) The device cannot take account of
158) When using Co-Driver system, hold
damaged, covered or obstructed (e.g.
road, traffic and weather conditions and
the steering wheel and consider the
by mud, ice, snow, etc.);
conditions of poor visibility (e.g. fog).
road conditions and surrounding traffic.
152) The device does not always fully
The driver must therefore be ready to
when driving in the hills or on roads
recognise complicated driving conditions
immediately regain control of the car
with narrow turns;
which could cause incorrect or non-
at any time. Failure to observe these
near motorway toll-gates;
existing determination of the safe distance
instructions can cause severe injuries with
when the motorway entrance or exit
to be held.
even lethal consequences.
is more than 6 meters wide;
153) When driving on two-way roads
159) The Co-Driver system is an aid for the
if the camera is exposed to dazzling
where there is no lane dividing centre line
driver, who must always pay full attention
(e.g. on country roads), the use of the
while driving. The responsibility always
light (e.g. reflection or direct sunlight).
ACC and Co-Driver systems is strongly
rests with the driver, who must take into
discouraged as this system could detect
account the traffic conditions in order to
the entire carriageway as single-lane
drive in complete safety. The driver must
WARNING
dividing lines.
always maintain a safe distance from the
154) Do not place any objects on the
vehicle in front.
steering wheel (e.g. steering wheel covers
160) If the windscreen must be replaced
147) Pay the utmost attention while driving
of any type or material) which could
due to scratches, chipping or breakage,
at all times and be always ready to press
interfere with the capacitive hand detection
contact exclusively a Fiat Dealership.
the brakes if needed.
sensor on the steering wheel.
Do not replace the windscreen on your
148) The system is an aid for the driver,
155) Many unpredictable situations can
own, risk of malfunction! It is advisable to
who must always pay full attention while
arise, affecting the performance of Co-
replace the windscreen if it is damaged in
driving. The responsibility always rests with
Driver system. The driver must be ready to
the area of the camera.
the driver, who must take into account
react immediately and take control of the
161) Driving the car on urban routes could
the traffic conditions in order to drive in
car in place of Co-Driver system.
significantly change the sensitivity of the
complete safety. The driver must always
156) If the car approaches a bend that is
system, due to the limited and/or lack of
maintain a safe distance from the vehicle in
too tight with respect to the current speed,
vertical and horizontal signs and variable
front.
the Co-Driver system turns off. The driver
traffic conditions.
149) The system is an aid for car driving,
must therefore be ready to immediately
162) External factors and conditions
it DOES NOT warn the driver about
regain control of the car at any time. To
may affect the proper operation of the
incoming cars outside of the detection
avoid this situation it is important that the
Co-Driver system: damage or obstructions
areas. The driver must always maintain
car speed set does not exceed the current
caused by mud, ice, snow, etc., damaged
a sufficient level of attention to the traffic
road speed limit.
or misaligned bumpers, interference
and road conditions and for controlling the
157) The Co-Driver system uses a hands
with other equipment that causes
trajectory of the vehicle.
on steering wheel detection sensor:
electromagnetic waves.
150) The device is not activated in
the driver must keep his hands on the
163) The maximum breaking applied by
presence of pedestrians, oncoming
steering wheel at all times. If the hands
the device is limited. The driver may apply
vehicles in the opposite direction of travel
are removed from the steering wheel
the brakes in all cases if needed.
or moving in the crosswise direction and
for a certain period of time, the system
164) If the device predicts that the level
stationary objects (e.g. a vehicle standing
disengages.
of braking is not sufficient to maintain
in a queue or a broken down vehicle).
the set distance, the word “BRAKE!” or
166
a dedicated message on the instrument
Fiat Dealership to have the radar sensor
IMPORTANT
panel display warns the driver that the
realigned or replaced.
vehicle ahead is too close. An acoustic
45) Do not use the Co-Driver off-road,
signal is also emitted. In this case, it
38) The system may have limited operation
where the road surface is not well defined
is advisable to brake immediately as
or not work at all in weather conditions
or on roads where the road markings are
necessary to hold a safe distance from the
such as: heavy rain, hail, low sun, blinded
missing (e.g. work in progress, roads
vehicle ahead.
camera, thick fog, heavy snow.
with temporary tarmac). The system is
165) The driver is responsible for ensuring
39) The camera on the windscreen must
designed for use on perfectly tarmacked
that there are no pedestrians, other
not be covered with stickers or any other
roads only.
vehicles or objectives along the direction of
object.
46) In case of strong variations in light
the vehicle. Failure to comply with these
40) Operation can be adversely affected
(e.g. tunnel entrances and exits), the
precautions may cause serious accidents
by any structural change made to the
sensor may not function correctly due to
and injuries.
car, such as a modification to the front
temporary blinding and therefore the
166) The driver is fully responsible for
geometry, tyre change, or a heavier load
system may not be active.
holding a safe distance from the vehicle
than the standard load of the car.
ahead respecting the highway code in
41) Incorrect repairs in the zone where the
force in the respective country.
camera is mounted may interfere with its
PARK ASSIST
167) The device detects the direction of
field of vision and reduce its performance
SYSTEM
traffic automatically when the car passes
(e.g. application of fillers or glues to
from left-hand traffic to right-hand traffic.
remove scratches). Go to a Fiat Dealership
VERSIONS WITH 3
In this case, the overtaking assist function
for any operation of this type.
SENSORS
is only active when the reference vehicle
42) Do not tamper with nor operate on the
is overtaken on the right. The additional
camera on the windscreen. In the case of
(where provided)
acceleration is activated when the driver
damage, contact a Fiat Dealership.
171)
uses the right direction indicator. In this
43) Do not wash with high-pressure jets
47) 48) 49)
condition, the device no longer provides
in the bumper lower area: in particular
the overtaking assist function on the left-
do not operate on the system's electrical
The parking sensors, located in the rear
hand side until it determines that the car
connector. Do not use solvents or abrasive
bumper fig. 166, detect the presence
has returned to left-hand traffic conditions.
paste.
168) The device cannot apply the
44) Be careful in case of repairs and
of any obstacles and warn the driver
maximum braking force: the car will not be
painting in the zone around the sensor. In
about them, through an acoustic
stopped completely.
the event of a frontal impact the sensor
warning and, where provided, visual
169) It is dangerous to leave the device
may automatically deactivate and display a
warnings on the instrument panel
on when it is not used. There is a risk of
warning to indicate that the sensor needs
display.
inadvertently activating it and losing control
to be repaired. Even without a malfunction
of the car due to unexpected excessive
warning, deactivate the system operation
speed.
if you think that the position of the
170) The device can take the car to a
radar sensor has changed (e.g. due to
standstill but the driver must always be
low-speed frontal impact as during parking
ready to apply the brakes, if necessary.
manoeuvres). In these cases, go to a
167
example, indications in the event of
Fault indication
manoeuvres along a wall.
Parking sensor faults, if any, will be
If several obstacles are detected by
indicated by a message on the display
the sensors, only the nearest one is
(see description in the "Warning
considered.
lights and messages" chapter in the
Warning on display
"Knowing the instrument panel"
The warnings regarding the Park Assist
section).
system are shown on the instrument
General warnings
panel display only if the "Acoustic
When parking, take the utmost care
warning and display" item in the
over obstacles that may be above
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"Settings" menu of the Uconnect™
or under the sensor. Objects close
System activation
system is selected (see "Settings"
to the car are not detected under
The system is automatically activated
in the section "Vehicle mode" in the
certain circumstances and could
when reverse is engaged.
"Multimedia" section).
therefore cause damage to the car or
System deactivation
In addition to the acoustic warning, the
be damaged.
The system is automatically deactivated
system indicates the presence of an
Some conditions may influence the
whenever a gear other than reverse is
obstacle in the rear area by displaying
performance of the parking system:
engaged.
a single arc blinking in one of the
reduced sensor sensitivity and a
Acoustic warning
possible areas, in accordance with the
reduction in the parking assistance
When reverse is engaged and there is
distance of the object and the position
system performance could be due to
in relation to the car.
the presence of: ice, snow, mud, thick
an obstacle behind the car, an acoustic
warning with variable frequency is
In general, the car is closer to the
paint, on the surface of the sensor;
activated:
obstacle when a single flashing arc is
the sensor may detect a non-existent
increases as the distance between
shown on the display and the acoustic
obstacle ("echo interference") due to
the car and the obstacle decreases;
warning becomes continuous.
mechanical interference, for example
becomes continuous when the
If several obstacles are detected
when washing the car, in rain (strong
simultaneously in the rear area,
wind), hail;
distance between the car and the
obstacle is less than 30 cm and stops if
the display will show all of them,
the signals sent by the sensor can
the distance increases;
regardless of the area in which they
also be altered by the presence of
is constant if the distance between
were detected. The colour on the
ultrasonic systems (e.g. pneumatic
display depends on the distance from
brake systems of trucks or pneumatic
the car and the obstacle is unchanged.
If this situation concerns the exterior
and position of the obstacle.
drills) near the vehicle;
sensors, the signal will stop after
approximately 3 seconds to avoid, for
168
the performance of the system can
Manual system
be influenced by the position of the
activation/deactivation
sensors, e.g. by changing the set-
up of the car (due to wear of shock
absorbers or suspensions), replacing
the tyres with others of different sizes,
travelling with a laden car, installing
specific set-ups to lower the car;
the presence of adhesives on the
sensors. Therefore, take care not to
168
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place stickers on the sensors.
VERSIONS WITH 11
170
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SENSORS
The parking sensors, located in the
To deactivate the system, press button
front bumper fig. 167 e fig. 168 (one
(A) fig. 170 located on the left side
per side) and rear bumper fig. 169,
of the dashboard (left-hand drive
detect the presence of any obstacles
versions).
and warn the driver through an
The change from active system to
acoustic warning and, where provided,
deactivated and vice versa is always
visual warnings on the instrument panel
indicated by an appropriate message
display.
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on the instrument panel display.
The LED on the button indicates the
system on or off status:
The LED is off when the system is
active;
The LED is on when the system was
manually deactivated by the user or in a
fault or temporary disable condition.
If the off button is pressed with the
system faulty, the LED flashes for about
167
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5 seconds, then it stays off.
169
WARNING The Park Assist system
when the transmission is in parking
real risk of collision. Visual warnings
keeps its activation/deactivation status
position (P).
("Display warning", see below) are
in memory. After manually deactivating
always given to the driver, even when
Acoustic warning
it, it remains in this condition until it is
the obstacle is not in the trajectory
When the sensors detect an obstacle
reactivated by a button, even after the
of the car and will be of a different
within the trajectory of the car, an
car has been switched off and then on
colour depending on whether it has
acoustic warning is activated with
again.
been detected inside or outside the
a frequency that increases as the
trajectory.
distance from the obstacle decreases
Activation/deactivation of acoustic
In case of failure of the car audio
and then becomes a continuous tone
and visual signals
system, the acoustic warnings will
when this distance becomes less than
be provided by the buzzer of the
With the system active, the acoustic
about 30 cm.
and visual signals are activated
instrument panel and will not be
The acoustic warning is interrupted in
directional (the acoustic warning will not
automatically in the following cases:
the following situations:
be from the side where the obstacle
when the transmission is in position
when external sensors detect
has been detected).
(D) and an obstacle is detected;
an obstacle at a constant distance
when the transmission is in reverse
Warning on display
(example: manoeuvring along a wall);
(R);
if car is at a standstill with the
The warnings regarding the system are
when the transmission is in neutral
transmission in a position other than
shown on the instrument panel display
(N) and an obstacle is detected with the
only if the "Acoustic warning and
reverse (R);
car in motion.
when the obstacle is not within the
display" item in the "Settings" menu of
The acoustic and visual signals are
trajectory of the car.
the Uconnect™ system is selected
deactivated automatically in the
(see "Settings" in the section "Vehicle
If the sensors detect several obstacles
following cases:
mode" in the "Multimedia" section).
at the same time, both in the front and
when the transmission is in position
rear area, the acoustic warning of the
The system indicates the presence
(D) or in neutral (N) and the car exceeds
obstacle in the nearest trajectory is
of an obstacle by displaying a single
a speed of about 13 km/h;
reproduced.
arc in one of the possible areas, in
when the transmission is in reverse
accordance with the distance of the
When the system emits an
(R) and the car exceeds a speed
object and the position in relation to the
acoustic warning, the volume of the
of approximately 11 km/h (this will
car.
Uconnect™system, if activated, is
cause the LED on the on/off button to
automatically lowered.
As you approach an obstacle within
illuminate);
the front or rear coverage area, the
The acoustic indications are only
when the transmission is in position
display will show a single arc in the
activated when the obstacle is on the
(N) and the car is at a standstill;
corresponding area, either flashing or
trajectory of the car and so there is a
steady. The colour depends on the
170
distance and position of the obstacle
General warnings
the presence of adhesives on the
inside or outside the trajectory of
When parking, take the utmost care
sensors. Therefore, take care not to
the car. An obstacle detected in a
over obstacles that may be above
place stickers on the sensors.
continuous tone area is always marked
or under the sensor. Objects close
47)
with a red arc.
to the car are not detected under
If several obstacles are detected
certain circumstances and could
simultaneously in the front and rear
therefore cause damage to the car or
WARNING
area, the display will show all of them,
be damaged.
regardless of the area in which they
Some conditions may influence the
171) Parking and other potentially
were detected.
performance of the parking system:
dangerous manoeuvres are, however,
reduced sensor sensitivity and a
always the driver’s responsibility. When
Fault indication
performing these operations, always
reduction in the parking assistance
Parking sensor faults, if any, will be
make sure that there are no other people
system performance could be due to
indicated by a message on the display
(especially children) or animals on the
the presence of: ice, snow, mud, thick
route you want to take. The parking
(see description in the "Warning
paint, on the surface of the sensor;
sensors are an aid for the driver, but the
lights and messages" chapter in the
the sensor may detect a non-existent
driver must never allow their attention
"Knowing the instrument panel"
to lapse during potentially dangerous
obstacle ("echo interference") due to
section).
manoeuvres, even those executed at low
mechanical interference, for example
speeds.
Messages on the display
when washing the car, in rain (strong
In case of system failure an acoustic
wind), hail;
warning is emitted and the display
the signals sent by the sensor can
IMPORTANT
shows a dedicated message for about
also be altered by the presence of
5 seconds.
ultrasonic systems (e.g. pneumatic
47) The sensors must be clean of mud,
dirt, snow or ice in order for the system to
If the display shows messages
brake systems of trucks or pneumatic
operate correctly. Be careful not to scratch
requiring the front or rear sensor
drills) near the vehicle;
or damage the sensors while cleaning
cleaning, make sure that the outer
the performance of the system can
them. Avoid using dry, rough or hard
surface and the underside of the
be influenced by the position of the
cloths. The sensors should be washed
bumper is free of dirt (e.g. snow, mud,
sensors, e.g. by changing the set-
using clean water with the addition of car
shampoo if necessary. When using special
ice, etc.). After performing this check,
up of the car (due to wear of shock
washing equipment such as high pressure
place the ignition device in STOP
absorbers or suspensions), replacing
jets or steam cleaning, clean the sensors
position, then turn it to the ENGINE and
the tyres with others of different sizes,
very quickly keeping the jet more than 10
check whether the messages are no
travelling with a laden car, installing
cm away.
longer displayed. If messages are still
specific set-ups to lower the car;
48) Have interventions on the bumper in
the area of the sensors carried out only
displayed, contact a Fiat Dealership.
by a Fiat Dealership. Interventions on the
171
bumper that are not carried out properly
is constant if the distance between
may compromise the operation of the
the car and the obstacle is unchanged.
parking sensors.
The acoustic warning is interrupted
49) Only have the bumper repainted or
after about 3 seconds if the car is
any retouches to the paintwork in the
stationary or manoeuvring along a wall.
area of the sensors carried out by a Fiat
Dealership. Incorrect paint application
If the sensors detect several obstacles
could affect the operation of the parking
at the same time, both in the front and
sensors.
rear zones the acoustic warning of the
obstacle in the nearest trajectory is
reproduced.
SIDE DISTANCE
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When the system emits an
WARNING SYSTEM
ACTIVATION/
acoustic warning, the volume of the
(where provided)
DEACTIVATION
Uconnect™system, if activated, is
The Side Distance Warning system
The system can operate only after
automatically lowered.
has the function of detecting the
driving a short distance and if the car
The acoustic indications are only
presence of side obstacles using the
speed is between 0 and 13 km/h.
activated when the obstacle is on the
sensors located in the front bumper
The system can be
trajectory of the car and so there is a
fig. 171 (one per side) and rear bumper
activated/deactivated via the "Settings"
real risk of collision. Visual warnings
fig. 172, and of warning the driver
menu of the Uconnect™ system
("Warnings on the display", see
through an acoustic warning and,
(see the Multimedia section for further
below) are always given to the driver,
where provided, visual warnings on the
information).
even when the obstacle is not in the
instrument panel display.
trajectory of the car and will be of a
ACOUSTIC WARNING
different colour depending on whether
If there is an obstacle at the side of the
it has been detected inside or outside
vehicle, an acoustic warning is emitted
the trajectory.
and the signal varies as the distance of
In case of failure of the car audio
the obstacle from the bumper varies.
system, the acoustic warnings will
The frequency of the acoustic warning:
be provided by the buzzer of the
increases as the distance between
instrument panel and will not be
the car and the obstacle decreases;
directional (the acoustic warning will not
becomes continuous when the
be from the side where the obstacle
distance between the car and the
has been detected).
171
F0S1270
obstacle is less than 30 cm and stops if
the distance increases;
172
WARNINGS ON THE
continuous tone area is always marked
GENERAL WARNINGS
DISPLAY
with a red arc.
50) 51)
The indications regarding the Side
FAULT INDICATION
Some conditions may influence the
Distance Warning system are shown on
Parking sensor faults, if any, will be
performance of the Side Distance
the instrument panel display only if the
indicated by the switching on of the
Warning system:
respective item in the "Settings" menu
symbol on the instrument panel
reduced sensor sensitivity and a
of the Uconnect™ system is selected
together with the message on the
reduction in the parking assistance
(see "Settings" in the"Vehicle mode"
display (see description in the "Warning
system performance could be due to
paragraph in the "Multimedia" section).
lights and messages" chapter in the
the presence of: ice, snow, mud, thick
The system indicates the presence
"Knowing the instrument panel"
paint, on the surface of the sensor;
of an obstacle by displaying a single
section).
the sensor may detect a non-existent
arc in one of the possible areas, in
obstacle ("echo interference") due to
accordance with the distance of the
MESSAGES ON THE
mechanical interference, for example
DISPLAY
object and the position in relation to the
when washing the car, in rain (strong
car.
If the system detects a failure, a
wind), hail;
dedicated message is shown on the
If the obstacle is detected in the right
the signals sent by the sensor can
display for about 5 seconds.
or left side area, a single flashing
also be altered by the presence of
arc will be displayed as the obstacle
If the display shows messages
ultrasonic systems (e.g. pneumatic
approaches, in addition to an acoustic
requiring the front or rear sensor
brake systems of trucks or pneumatic
warning.
cleaning, make sure that the outer
drills) near the vehicle;
surface and the underside of the
If several obstacles are detected
the performance of the Side Distance
bumper is free of dirt (e.g. snow,
simultaneously in the side area,
Warning system can be influenced
mud, ice, etc.). After performing this
the display will show all of them,
by the position of the sensors, e.g.
check, turn the ignition device in STOP
regardless of the area in which they
by changing the set-up of the car
position, then turn it to the ENGINE
were detected.
(due to wear of shock absorbers or
position and check whether the
In general, the car is closer to the
suspensions), replacing the tyres with
messages are no longer displayed. If
obstacle when a single or several
others of different sizes, travelling with
messages are still displayed, contact a
flashing arcs are shown on the display
a loaded car, installing specific set-ups
Fiat Dealership.
and the acoustic warning becomes
to lower the car;
continuous. The colour of the arches
the presence of stickers on the
shown on the display according to the
sensors can adversely affect the
distance and position of the obstacle
correct operation of the system.
inside or outside the trajectory of
Therefore, take care not to place
the car. An obstacle detected in a
stickers on the sensors.
173
TRAFFIC SIGN
NOTE The rain, fog or snow type
IMPORTANT
limits are only displayed if these
RECOGNITION
conditions are likely to occur, i.e. if the
50) The sensors must be clean of mud,
The TSR (Traffic Sign Recognition)
windscreen wipers (in case of rain), the
dirt, snow or ice in order for the system to
system is a driver assistance system
fog lights/fog lights (in case of fog)
operate correctly. Be careful not to scratch
that alerts the user to the most
or the windscreen wipers with low
or damage the sensors while cleaning
them. Avoid using dry, rough or hard
plausible road limits.
external temperature (in case of snow)
cloths. The sensors should be washed
It is able to recognise both
are activated.
using clean water with the addition of car
unconditional speed limits and those in
The Traffic Sign Recognition system
shampoo if necessary. When using special
rain, snow and fog (shown only when
is automatically active when the car is
washing equipment such as high pressure
jets or steam cleaning, clean the sensors
they are valid).
started.
very quickly keeping the jet more than 10
Where available, a speed limit of these
Using the "Settings" menu of the
cm away.
types represents the applicable road
Uconnect™ system the user can:
51) Only have the bumper repainted or
limit, always visible at the top of each
deactivate the system by removing
any retouches to the paintwork in the
screen fig. 173.
the check mark from the relevant menu
area of the sensors carried out by a Fiat
Dealership. Incorrect paint application
item
could affect the operation of the parking
select the type of signalling when the
sensors.
detected road limit is exceeded (off,
visual, visual and acoustic signalling).
See the "Uconnect™" chapter in
the "Multimedia" section for more
information.
If Speed Limiter or Adaptive Cruise
Control is active, the applicable road
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limit (unconditional or rain/snow/fog
type) is made available and by pressing
Road limits in other categories (e.g.
the RES button can be accepted as
time restrictions, exit signs, etc.) and
a speed for Intelligent Speed Assist
the prohibition of overtaking are only
or alternatively for Intelligent Adaptive
visible in the "Driver Assist" screen of
Cruise Control (fig. 174).
the instrument panel (see the "Display"
chapter in the "Knowing the instrument
panel" section).
174
With Uconnect™ without
new sign, the TSR symbol will become
navigation system
coloured again.
The TSR system uses the camera,
located in the central area of the
WARNING In the absence of a
windscreen fig. 175 and reminds the
navigator, the system cannot recognise
user of the last road limit recognised by
the unit of measurement of the
the camera.
country you are travelling in, but only
the numerical value of the road sign
encountered along the road. The
174
F0S1189
speed limit suggested and offered
to Intelligent Speed Assist (ISA) and
The recognition of valid road limits
Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control
depends very much on road
(IACC) systems (where active) is
conditions, the positioning of signs,
therefore intended according to the unit
visibility conditions and various other
of measurement set by the user on the
factors. The system supplies and
instrument panel display. Therefore, for
reminds the driver of the most plausible
175
F0S1286
the ISA and the IACC to be of practical
road limit.
help in complying with the limits in
The TSR system cannot provide an
NOTE Without a navigator, the system
force, the driver must set the unit of
applicable speed limit in the following
cannot provide:
measurement consistent with the
cases:
the implicit limits (e.g. the general
country in which they are travelling.
if an end-of-limit sign is recognised
speed limit on motorways). In these
and if the navigator (where provided)
cases the system can show the last
With Uconnect™ with navigation
is unable to provide a valid limit on
road sign encountered (e.g. the speed
system
that stretch of road. The symbol
limit of the entrance ramp);
When the navigator is present, the TSR
appears on the display.
in general, the limit in force for a
system integrates the detections made
in case of system fault or
road where a speed limit sign was not
by the camera with the information
unavailability, the symbol
appears
previously encountered and correctly
provided by the navigation system.
on the display.
recognised.
Therefore, it can provide the implicit
NOTE In some cases, the system
After travelling a certain distance, the
limits (e.g. the general speed limit on
may show this symbol when
road limit symbol turns grey to indicate
motorways) and to supplement with
recalculating the route by the
that it is no longer considered reliable
maps the limitations of recognition of
navigation system (where provided).
by the system. Upon recognition of a
road signs on the camera alone.
175
The navigator tells the system of the
INTELLIGENT SPEED
unit of measurement in force in the
90
ASSIST
70
km/h
D
country in which you are travelling and
75%
POWER
converts the value consistently with the
The "Intelligent Speed Assist" system
90
unit of measurement selected by the
can be used to set a speed limit on
user. In this way, the speed limitation
the "Speed Limiter" system equal to
suggested by the ISA system or the
the one detected on the road signs by
216
means of the "Traffic Sign Recognition"
km
speed offered by the IACC system will
RANGE
always be correct, regardless of the
system, signalled to the driver on the
23° C
123456
km
unit of measurement chosen by the
instrument panel display. The minimum
176
F0S1187
user.
speed that can be set is 30 km/h (20
The system can display the shape of
mph).
the signs consistently with the current
The "Intelligent Speed Assist" system
70
90
km/h
D
shape of the country in which you are
can be activated if the following
systems are active:
75%
POWER
travelling.
70
Using the information contained in the
Speed Limiter (see the chapter in this
navigator, the system can recognise
section)
motorway, urban and non-urban
Traffic Sign Recognition (see the
216
chapter in this section)
km
scenarios and to use the limits
RANGE
provided by the navigator to provide
When the "Intelligent Speed Assist"
23° C
123456
km
the most plausibly accurate speed limit.
system recognises a new road sign,
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F0S1188
In addition, the system can recognise
it will suggest the new speed limit to
turns and provide, where necessary,
the driver with a specific message and
You can confirm by pressing the
the limit detected by the navigator
dedicated alerts depending on whether
RES button the speed limit setting
in place of that recognised by the
the road sign is higher (fig. 176) or
equal to the suggested sign. Once the
camera.
lower (fig. 177) than the current speed
speed limit provided by the "Traffic
stored by the Speed Limiter. Consider
Sign Recognition" system has been
both unconditional speed limits and
acquired as the new Speed Limiter
those valid in rain, snow or fog to be
value, the activation of Intelligent Speed
valid for speed limitation.
Assist is indicated by the symbol
on the display and the relevant road
sign is shown surrounded by green.
176
SYSTEM DEACTIVATION
The images are shown on the display
PARKVIEW® REAR
The system is deactivated under the
together with a warning message.
BACK UP CAMERA
following conditions:
After shifting from position R (Reverse)
when the Traffic Sign Recognition
DESCRIPTION
to position D or N, the camera image
system is deactivated;
172)
will continue to be displayed for 10
when the Speed Limiter system is
52)
seconds if the dedicated function in the
deactivated;
Uconnect™ system settings is active
The camera is located on the boot
when the Traffic Sign Recognition
(see "Settings" in the"Vehicle mode"
tailgate fig. 178.
system shows a new speed limit which
paragraph in the "Multimedia" section).
is not confirmed by the driver;
The image will cease to be displayed
when the Traffic Sign Recognition
before 10 seconds have elapsed if any
system shows the end of the speed
of the following conditions occur:
limit;
car speed is higher than 13 km/h;
when the Traffic Sign Recognition
transmission in the P (Park) position;
system cannot display any speed limit.
ignition device in the STOP position;
press the graphic button on the
EXCEEDING THE
Uconnect™ system display, which is
PROGRAMMED SPEED
shown on the camera image whenever
By fully depressing the accelerator
178
F0S1193
the transmission is not in reverse
pedal, the programmed speed can
position.
be exceeded even with the "Intelligent
Camera activation/deactivation
NOTE The displayed image may look a
Speed Assist" system active (e.g. in
Every time reverse is engaged, the
bit distorted.
the event of overtaking). The system is
display fig. 179 shows the area around
disabled until the speed drops below
the car, as seen by the rear camera.
SYMBOLS AND
the set limit, after which it activates
MESSAGES ON THE
again automatically.
DISPLAY
Indications on the display
Guideline display can be activated
by acting on the settings of the
Uconnect™ system (see "Settings" in
the"Vehicle mode" paragraph in the
"Multimedia" section).
If activated, the grid is positioned on
the image to highlight the width of the
179
F0S1274
177
car and the expected reversing path
surface of the camera, the camera
his/her attention to lapse during potentially
in accordance with the steering wheel
sensitivity may be reduced.
dangerous manoeuvres, even those
position.
executed at low speeds. Always keep a
slow speed, so as to promptly brake in the
A superimposed central broken line
WARNING In some special
case of obstacles.
indicates the centre of the car to
circumstances (e.g. after long periods
facilitate parking manoeuvres. The
of inactivity or after disconnecting
various coloured areas indicate the
IMPORTANT
and reconnecting the battery), when
distance from the rear of the car.
activating the rear camera during
The table below shows the
Uconnect™ system initialisation, the
52) It is vital, for correct operation, that the
camera is always kept clean and free from
approximate distances for each area
guidelines and warning messages may
any mud, dirt, snow or ice. Be careful not
fig. 179:
not be displayed correctly; at the end
to scratch or damage the camera while
of this phase, they will be automatically
cleaning it. Avoid using dry, rough or hard
restored.
cloths. The camera must be washed using
Distance from
clean water, with the addition of vehicle
Area
the rear of the
shampoo if necessary. In washing stations
car
WARNING If the tailgate is to be re-
which use steam or high-pressure jets,
painted following to repairs, make sure
clean the camera quickly, keeping the
Red (A)
0 - 30 cm
the paint does not get in contact with
nozzle more than 10 cm away from the
sensors. Also, do not apply stickers to the
Yellow (B)
30 cm - 1 m
the camera.
camera.
Green (C)
1 m or more
WARNING When parking, take the
utmost care over obstacles that may
Messages on the display
be above or under the operating range
If the tailgate is raised, the camera will
of the camera.
not detect any obstacle in the area
behind the car. A dedicated warning
message will appear on the display.
WARNING
Closing the door will restore proper
camera operation and the warning
172) Parking and other potentially
message on the display will disappear.
dangerous manoeuvres are, however,
IMPORTANT NOTES
always the driver’s responsibility. While
carrying out these manoeuvres, always
WARNING In some circumstances,
make sure that no people (especially
such as with ice, snow or mud on the
children) or animals are in the area
concerned. The camera is an aid for the
driver, but the driver must never allow
178
DRIVING TIPS
Electric devices
the road surface. This is the well-known
Use electrical devices only for the
aquaplaning phenomenon that can
ENERGY CONSUMPTION
amount of time needed. The heated
make the possibility of controlling
REDUCTION
rear window, windscreen wipers and
and stopping the car almost null and
Below are some useful tips that allow
heater fan require a considerable
void. To reduce this risk, observe the
you to achieve a reduction in energy
amount of energy; increasing the
following precautions:
consumption of the high-voltage
current uptake increases electrical
Reduce speed during thunderstorms
battery and a consequent increase in
energy consumption.
or on slippery roads.
range.
Reduce speed when there is
Climate control system
Car maintenance
standing water or puddles on the road.
Using the climate control system will
Checks and operations should be
Replace the tyres when the tread
increase electrical energy consumption:
carried out in accordance with
wear indicators begin to become
use standard ventilation when the
the "Service Schedule" (see the
visible.
temperature outside permits.
"Maintenance and care" chapter).
Make sure the tyres are inflated
Devices for aerodynamic control
correctly.
Tires
The use of non-certified devices for
Maintain sufficient distance between
Check the tyre pressures at least once
aerodynamic control may adversely
your car and the car in front to avoid
every four weeks: if the pressure is too
affect air drag and electrical energy
accidents in the event of a sudden
low, electrical energy consumption
consumption levels.
stop.
levels increase as resistance to rolling is
higher.
DRIVING ON SLIPPERY
CROSSING FLOODED
ROADS
STRETCHES OF ROAD
Unnecessary loads
Acceleration
Driving on flooded roads with water
Do not travel with an overloaded
Abrupt acceleration on a snow-
more than a few inches/centimetres
luggage compartment. The weight
covered, wet or otherwise slippery road
deep will require extra caution to
of the car and its trim greatly affect
surface can cause the drive wheels to
ensure safety and prevent damage to
electrical energy consumption and
shift uncontrollably to the right or left.
your car.
stability.
This phenomenon occurs due to the
Water moving, rising
Roof rack/ski rack
different grip of the front drive wheels
174)
Remove the roof rack or the ski rack
on the road surface.
from the roof when they are not used.
173)
Stagnant shallow water
These accessories lower aerodynamic
Although the car can cross flooded
Traction
penetration and adversely affect
stretches of road with shallow water
On wet or slippery roads, a liquid film
electrical energy consumption levels.
depth, note the following warnings and
may be formed between the tyre and
cautions before doing so.
179
53) 54) 55) 56) 57)
WARNING Never travel in the internal
or death to the driver, passengers and any
load compartment. In the event of an
passers-by.
DRIVING STYLE
accident, anyone inside the boot would
Top speed
be at greater risk of serious or even
Energy consumption considerably
IMPORTANT
fatal injury.
increases as speed increases.
Maintain a constant speed, avoiding
53) Always check the depth of the flooded
WARNING Ensure that all the
section before crossing it. Never cross
unnecessary braking and acceleration,
occupants of the car wear their seat
stretches where the water depth exceeds
which cost in terms of electrical energy
belts correctly and that any children are
the lower part of the wheels of the car.
consumption and emissions.
54) Check the condition of the flooded
positioned correctly on the dedicated
road surface and any obstacles on the
Acceleration
child restraint systems.
route before fording the flooded section.
Accelerating violently will greatly affect
55) Do not exceed a speed of 8 km/h
electrical energy consumption and
while crossing in order to minimise the
TRANSPORTING
emissions. Acceleration should be
effect of water displacement.
ANIMALS
gradual.
56) Crossing flooded sections can
Comply with the regulations on
damage transmission components.
CONDITIONS OF USE
transportation of animals of the country
After crossing a flooded section, always
Traffic and road conditions
you are driving in.
check the car fluids (i.e. transmission
fluid, coolant, etc.) for any traces of
Heavy traffic with fast acceleration
contamination (i.e. any milky or foamy
causes high electrical energy
appearance of the fluid). Stop driving
consumption. Winding mountain roads
WARNING
the car in the presence of apparently
and rough road surfaces also adversely
contaminated liquids to avoid further
affect consumption.
173) Rapid acceleration on slippery
damage. This damage is not covered by
surfaces is dangerous. Uneven grip can
the new car warranty.
TRANSPORTING
cause sudden deviations of the front
57) Crossing of flooded sections also
PASSENGERS
wheels. You could lose control of the car
limits braking capacity, resulting in longer
and crash. Accelerate slowly and carefully
braking distances. Therefore, after
Warnings
in all situations of poor grip (ice, snow,
crossing, drive slowly and repeated but
WARNING It is extremely dangerous
wet, mud, scattered sand, etc.).
delicately press the brake pedal so that the
to leave children in a parked car
braking surfaces dry out progressively.
174) Do not cross roads or flooded routes
when the temperature outside is very
with moving and/or rising water (as can
high. The heat inside the passenger
happen during a heavy storm). Moving
compartment may have serious, or
water can deteriorate the road surface and
cause the car to become bogged down.
even fatal, consequences.
In addition, moving or rising waters can
drag the car quickly. Failure to comply with
these warnings may result in serious injury
180
CHARGING
Charging port LED
A
Next to the charging port there are
175)
some LEDs (A) fig. 181 that indicate
58) 59) 60) 61) 62) 63) 64) 65) 66)
the charging status by means of four
Before charging the high voltage
different colours and related flashing
battery, it is recommended to turn
types:
B
the ignition device to STOP in order
Blue: to indicate that the system is
to obtain a charge until full in the
waiting for a scheduled charging.
shortest period possible.
Green flashing: ("Flashing"): during
the charging process:
181
F0S1367
WARNING The brake calliper lock
one flashing green LED
is activated during the charging
indicates that charging is in
WARNING Use only the charging cable
procedure: unlocking will be carried out
progress;
supplied with your car: for the Mode
automatically at the end of the charging
all 5 green LEDs flashing:
2 charge cable refer to the label on
procedure.
charging process initialisation;
the control unit, which indicates the
Steady green: to indicate that the
"Country Group" (A) fig. 182 and the
CHARGING PORT ON
charging process is complete.
electrical current intensity (Ampere) (B)
THE CAR
Red blinking: to indicate a fault in
and the table "Mode 2 Cable Variants
the charging system or when there
in the "Power sources that can be
is a fault in the charging procedure
used" chapter) or a replacement cable
(e.g. when the charging connector is
recommended by FCA.
connected to the charging port located
on the car and the cable has not been
EU-GEN4.1-CHARGECORD F235
previously connected to the power
A
35344729
COUNTRY GROUP 1
46345793
socket).
13A / 230VAC
EFORE USE
LNSE SINGLE PHASE
i
i
MOPAR
004634579300F2350000119182
E346031
i
WARNING If all the LEDs are off after
FUNCTIONALSAFETY
PE
EU-GEN4.1-CHARGECORD F235
UL
connecting the charging connector to
EU
35344729
COUNTRY GROUP 1
46345793
180
F0S1052
IC-CPD
13A / 230VAC
the charging port on the car, a problem
LNSE SINGLE PHASE
25
004634579300F2350000119182
E346031
may have occurred during the process.
To access the charging port, open the
B
In this case it is advisable to press
charging flap fig. 180 by pressing on
button (B) in fig. 181 and disconnect
the area indicated by the arrow.
182
F0S1055
the charging connector and reconnect
it.
181
Symbol labels
On the inside of the charging port
indicates that there is
flap there are labels with the following
a fault in the charging
warnings and indications that must be
procedure.
checked and observed when charging
the high-voltage battery.
On the label, fig. 183, there are the
following symbols:
indicates a risk of
electric shock.
indicates a general
dangerous situation.
183
F0S1275
indicates to refer
to the descriptions
On the label, fig. 184, there are the
and figures in this
supplement.
following symbols:
184
F0S1276
indicates that a
indicates to refer to the
The plate at fig. 185 reminds you to
charging timer has
descriptions and figures in
been set.
this supplement.
refer to this Owner Handbook for
charging from public AC mains and the
indicates to not use
correct order of connection of the
extension cables and/or
indicates that the
charging cable:
adapters to carry out the
charging procedure
charging procedure.
is in progress.
indicates that water should
not come into contact with
indicates that the
the charging port on the
charging procedure
car.
is complete.
182
Power sources for
electric charging.
Identification of
vehicle compatibility.
Graphic symbol for
consumer information
in accordance with
EN17186:2019.
The symbols shown below make
it easier to recognise the correct
186
F1A0717
power source type to use when
charging your car.
AC (alternating current) charging in the
Before charging, check the symbol
home or at a charging station (≤ 480 V
(where provided) inside the charging
RMS).
port flap and compare it with the
symbol on the charging cable (where
Symbol on the cable charging
provided).
connector (charging station side)
for the Mode 3 cable and on the
Symbols for electrically powered
charging station
185
F0S0718
vehicles:
Before charging, check the symbol
Symbol on the cable charging
(where provided) on the charging cable
(1) first connect the charging cable to
connector (car side) for Mode 2 and
and compare it with the symbol on the
the public AC station;
Mode 3 cables and on the charging
charging cable (where provided).
(2) disconnect the cable from the
port flap
charging port of the car.
183
at or near zero. The high-voltage battery
WARNING
may be damaged.
64) You do not need to wait until the high-
175) In order to reduce the risk of electric
voltage battery level is low to recharge.
shock or damage to the device, special
The performance of the high-voltage
care should be taken when cleaning:
battery is optimal when it is charged
ALWAYS unplug the device from the
regularly.
domestic power supply socket and car
65) Charging the high-voltage battery may
ports.
take longer if the temperature of the high-
voltage battery is high or low.
66) During charging, especially with fast
IMPORTANT
charging, high-voltage battery cooling
187
F1A0725
components may be voltage activated.
58) Do not charge if the external
Therefore, it is normal to hear noises
AC (alternating current) charging at a
temperature is -30°C or lower, as charging
during this operation.
charging station (≤ 480 V RMS).
is likely to take longer and the charging
Symbol on the cable charging
device may be damaged.
59) Do not leave the car or the charging
POWER SOURCES
connector (car side) for the Mode 4
cable in areas where the external
cable and on the charging port flap
THAT CAN BE USED
temperature is below -40°C as they may
be damaged.
176) 177) 178) 179) 180) 181) 182) 183) 184) 185) 186)
60) In cold temperatures, the charging
187) 188) 189) 190) 191) 192) 193) 194) 195) 196) 197) 198)
cable may become stiff. Therefore, be
199) 200) 201) 202)
careful not to apply excessive force to the
charging cable as it may be damaged.
GENERAL INFORMATION
61) Do not use personal generators to
The high-voltage battery of the car
charge the high-voltage battery. This may
can be charged using special charging
cause fluctuations in charging and the
voltage may be insufficient, resulting in
cables:
damage to the car system.
the connection of the charging port
62) Charging the high-voltage battery
located on the rear right side of the car
using incorrect or damaged sockets, or
to the charging ports in public charging
188
F1A0718
charging cables and not following the
stations;
prescribed charging procedures may
DC (direct current) charging at a
cause short circuits, fire and potential risk
or
charging station (50-500 V).
of damage to the electrical system of the
to the domestic socket.
car.
The charging procedure control
63) Avoid leaving the high-voltage battery
and monitoring takes place in a fully
for several days with the charge indicator
automatic way.
184
NOTE The car is able to automatically
Mode 3 charge cable (B) fig. 190
recognise the maximum allowable
(for versions/markets where provided):
C
current intensity depending on the type
allows charging from a public charging
of domestic socket/public charging
station and a wallbox charging station
stations used and the regulations in
marked as AC stations (alternating
force in the country in which you are
current). The charging speed may
located (e.g. overloads). Reduce the
be faster than charging through a
maximum charging current required
domestic power socket.
by using the "Charging settings"
"Mode 4" - Fast Charge (C)
item on the Uconnect™ system
fig. 191Charging cable: this allows
191
F0S1120
display (for more information, refer
charging from public charging sockets
to the "Uconnect™" chapter in the
marked as DC (direct current).
"MODE 2" CHARGE
"Multimedia" section). Before charging
CABLE
in your own home, or elsewhere, check
A
(for versions/markets where provided)
the allowable current intensity by
The car can be equipped with a "Mode
contacting a specialized technician:
2" 230 Volt AC charging cable (A)
it is advisable to contact the Fiat
fig. 192 located inside a special bag in
Dealership. In case of problems (e.g.
the luggage compartment or inside the
current overloads) reduce the charge
special container below the luggage
level.
compartment floor. The cable consists
TYPES OF CHARGING
of:
CABLES
189
F0S1058
specific charging connector (B) for
Three different types of cables can be
connection to the car;
used for charging:
a state of charge control unit (C)
Mode 2 charge cable (A) fig. 189
B
equipped with LEDs, able to provide
(for versions/markets where provided):
indications on any anomalies present
allows charging from an earthed
during the charging phase;
domestic power socket. This type
a connection plug (D) to connect to
of socket is used for charging with
the domestic power socket.
alternating current. The "Mode 2"
NOTE After use, remember to correctly
charging cable complies with IEC
replace the protective cover (where
61851, IEC 62752 and SAE J1772
provided) on the specific charging
standards.
190
F0S1059
185
connector (B) to prevent moisture
179) If you use electrical medical devices
Manufacturer: do not use other cables not
and/or dust from getting inside.
(e.g., cardiac pacemakers), make sure in
supplied by FCA.
advance that charging the high-voltage
187) Be sure not to touch the charging
battery does not affect the operation
connector and charging plug with wet
of these devices. In some cases,
hands.
electromagnetic waves generated by the
188) Do not charge when the connector
charger may affect the operation of such
and charging plug are wet.
medical devices.
189) Do not charge in adverse weather
180) Stop the charge immediately if you
conditions (e.g. during thunderstorms) at
notice any abnormal symptoms (e.g. smell,
charging stations.
smoke, etc.).
190) Always keep charging connector
181) Replace the charging cable if the
and charging plug clean and dry. Take
cable jacket is damaged to prevent risk of
care to keep the charging cable away from
electrocution.
water or moisture. Do not use chemicals
192
F0S1277
182) When connecting or removing the
or solvents.
charging cable, be sure to grasp the
191) Be sure to use the designated
handle of the charging connector and the
charging cable to charge the car. Using
WARNING
charging plug. If you pull the cable directly
any other charger may cause personal
(without using the handle) the internal
injury or damage to the car.
conductors may disconnect or damage:
192) How to use the charging cables.
176) Always stop the electric motor by
this may cause a shock or fire.
Treat the charging cable with care: avoid
moving the ignition device to the STOP
183) The charging cable is a high-voltage
folding and/or bending it on sharp
position before charging the high-voltage
conductor. Contact with high-voltage can
surfaces. After using the charging cable,
battery. Even with the engine switched
cause serious personal injury or death.
replace the protective covers (if present)
off, the cooling fan inside the engine
Similarly, do not touch the orange high-
on both sides of the cable correctly. Avoid
compartment can start automatically
voltage cables.
prolonged exposure of the charging cable
during charging. Do not approach the
cooling fan while charging.
184) It is strictly forbidden to use any plug
to sunlight. Avoid dropping the charging
177) The safety and suitability of the
adapter or similar devices when charging.
cable from above: violent shocks could
domestic system for charging through the
Never use the charging cable together with
damage the cable. Do not immerse the
domestic mains are primary and are under
an extension cable.
charging cables in liquids.
the Customer’s responsibility.
185) Never connect the charging cable
193) Take care not to drop the charging
to an extension cable or multiple socket.
connector. The charging connector could
178) Do not connect the charging cable
Multiple sockets, extension cables,
be damaged.
connector if there is dust and/or water on
overvoltage protection or similar units
194) Do not leave children unattended in
the charging port. Making the connection
cannot be used together with the charging
the vicinity of the charging cable when it is
in the presence of water or dust on the
cable as they may present a risk of fire,
connected.
connector cable and the plug may cause
a fire or electric shock. Use of worn-out
electrocution, etc.
195) Position the charging cable in such a
electrical sockets may result in fire and
186) The Mode 2 charge cable is
way that it is not crushed by other cars,
injury.
watertight and is guaranteed by the
trampled on by people, or positioned in
way that people in the vicinity of the car
186
may stumble, resulting in damage or
personal injury.
196) Disconnect the charging cable from
the domestic socket or charging station or
wallbox charging station before cleaning it.
197) Do not use the charging cable if it has
damaged parts.
198) Never disconnect the charging cable
from the domestic power socket or public
charging station during charging. Always
interrupt charging, then disconnect the
cable, first from the car-side charging port
and then from the domestic socket or
public charging station.
199) Never use a visibly worn or damaged
electrical socket. It could cause fire or
serious damage.
200) The high-voltage battery should only
be charged with the maximum allowable
current or other lower current specified in
local and national recommendations for
charging high-voltage batteries.
201) The device is to be used exclusively
for charging the car.
202) Never attempt to make a repair
and/or perform maintenance on the
charge cables, this may result in serious
personal injury or even death. Always go to
a Fiat Dealership.
187
"Mode 2" cable variants table
The following table shows the list of the specific cable types and the amperages allowed for each country where the car is sold.
This amperage is the limit allowed when the charging power is set to the highest level.
Electric vehicle
Electric current
Type of domestic
Cable length
Country group (*)
charging
Notes
intensity (Ampere)
power socket (**)
(metres)
connector type
1
13
CEE 7/7
-
2
10
G
-
3
8
CEE 7/7
-
Type 2
6
4
8
J
-
5
6
K
-
Specific cable for
6
10
CEE 7/7
Norway market
(*) The Country Group is indicated by the message "COUNTRY GROUP" on the label fig. 182located on the rear of the control
unit.
(**) Refer to the following pages for the type of power socket/plug.
NOTE To check the maximum electric current (Ampere) that can be consumed, refer to the label located on the back of the
control unit (see what is described and illustrated in the "charge status control unit" chapter).
188
Country group table for "Mode 2" cable
The following table shows the list of countries contained in each "Country Group" associated with the "Mode 2" cable.
Refer to the images on the following page for more details.
Country Group
Country
Albania
Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Croatia
Czech Republic
Estonia
Germany
1
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Morocco
Netherlands
189
Country Group
Country
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Serbia
Slovakia
1
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Italy
Ukraine
Turkey
Cyprus
Gibraltar
2
Malta
United Kingdom, Ireland
France
Finland
3
Guadeloupe
French Guiana
190
Country Group
Country
Martinique
3
Reunion
Liechtenstein
4
Switzerland
5
Denmark
6
Norway
NOTE For more information on the type of socket in use in the various countries, refer to the following website:
191
CEE 7/7
J
G
K
193
F0S1203
192
CHARGE STATUS
this symbol indicates
CONTROL UNIT
a g eneral dangerous
203) 204)
situation.
Signal LED
A
This symbol shows the
There are three LEDs on the front of
minimum operating
the charge status control unit:
B
temperature of the charge
GREEN LED on (A) fig. 194:
status control unit in
indicates correct operation in the
C
accordance with IEC
domestic power distribution system: it
61851 and IEC 62752
is therefore possible to proceed with
certification.
the high-voltage battery charging.
NOTE FCA guarantees
that the device has been
RED LED on (B): indicates a fault in
tested for use from -40°C
the charging system.
to +50°C. If the device
YELLOW LED on (C): indicates a
is not used and must be
possible failure in the domestic power
stored, the temperature
distribution system.
must be between -40°C
and +80°C. Exceeding
these temperature values
WARNING Never carry out any repair
may damage the device.
work on your own: always contact the
194
F0S1062
Fiat Dealership.
The presence of this
For the type of failure, refer to the
symbol on the label
indicates that the specific
description under "Charging system
"Mode 2" charge
failure" on the following pages.
cable cannot be used
Symbol label
for domestic power
On the back of the charge status
distribution networks
control unit there is a summary label,
where the earthing cable is
fig. 195, which shows some symbols.
not present. For specific
The main ones are listed below:
markets, without the
grounding cable, check for
"COUNTRY GROUP" on
This symbol indicates a
the label of the charging
risk of electric shock.
cable.
193
The presence of this
WARNING
symbol on the label
indicates that the charge
203) The device is to be used exclusively
status control unit does
for charging the car.
not have the function of
204) Never attempt to make a repair
disconnecting the earthing
and/or perform maintenance on the
cable.
charge cables, this may result in serious
personal injury or even death. Always go to
The symbol indicates that
a Fiat Dealership.
the charging unit should
not be placed in the waste
if it no longer works:
for disposal refer to the
environmental regulations
in force in the country in
which it circulates.
The symbol prompts you
to read the instructions in
this publication carefully
before using the charging
cable.
195
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194
CHARGING SYSTEM FAILURE
Any faults during charging are displayed by the LEDs, either steady or flashing, located on the front of the charge status control
unit.
Refer to the table below.
YELLOW
GREEN LED
RED LED
Description
Action/Consequence
LED
Charging cable not connected to
the domestic charging port or
1
OFF
OFF
OFF
power failure in the domestic
power supply mains
There are no faults in the
domestic power distribution
2
ON
OFF
OFF
system, so the charging cable
can be connected to the
charging port on the car
When the normal temperature is
Overheating at the charging port
reached, the system will make a
3
ON
ON (Flashing)
ON
of the domestic mains power
new charge attempt at a lower
supply
current level.
Charging to a lower current level
due to overheating of the
4
ON
OFF
ON (Flashing)
charging port of the domestic
electricity distribution mains (see
point 3)
195
YELLOW
GREEN LED
RED LED
Description
Action/Consequence
LED
Overheating during charging at a
lower current level (see point 4)
Proceed as follows:
disconnect the charge cable
from the car and from the
domestic power socket with care
(the domestic power plug may be
Overheating at the charging port
hot);
5
ON
ON
ON (Flashing)
of the domestic mains power
please wait for the domestic
supply
power plug and socket to reach a
normal temperature;
reconnect the cable to the
domestic power socket and to the
car’s charge socket, then try to
charge again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
a certified electrician
Lack of earthing cable in the
The system will make a new
6
ON
ON (2 blinks)
ON (2
blinks)
charging port of the domestic
charge attempt after 30 seconds
mains power supply
(6 attempts in total).
New charge attempt (see point 6)
failed.
Disconnect the charge cable from
Lack of earthing cable in the
the car and the domestic power
7
ON
ON
ON (2
blinks)
charging port of the domestic
socket and reconnect it, then try
mains power supply
to charge again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
a certified electrician.
196
YELLOW
GREEN LED
RED LED
Description
Action/Consequence
LED
The system will make a new
charge attempt after 30 seconds
(6 attempts in total).
If the fault persists, disconnect the
Domestic mains power
charge cable from the car and the
8
ON (Flashing)
OFF
OFF
incorrectly supplied
domestic power socket and
reconnect it, then try to charge
again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
a certified electrician.
Disconnect the charge cable from
the car and the domestic power
Dispersion of electricity on the
socket and reconnect it, then try
9
ON
ON
OFF
car
to charge again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
a Fiat Dealership.
The system will make a new
10
ON
ON (flashing)
OFF
Electric charging current too high
charge attempt after 30 seconds
(6 attempts in total).
New charge attempt (see point
10) failed.
Disconnect the charge cable from
the car and the domestic power
11
ON
ON (7 blinks)
OFF
Electric charging current too high
socket and reconnect it, then try
to charge again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
a Fiat Dealership.
197
YELLOW
GREEN LED
RED LED
Description
Action/Consequence
LED
12
ON
ON (2 blinks)
OFF
Charge anomaly on the car
The system will make a new
charge attempt after 30 seconds
(6 attempts in total).
13
ON
ON (3 blinks)
OFF
If the fault persists, disconnect the
charging cable from the car and
14
ON
ON (4 blinks)
OFF
the home power port and
Charging cable failure
reconnect it, then try charging
15
ON
ON (5 blinks)
OFF
again.
In case of a new anomaly, contact
16
ON
ON (6 blinks)
OFF
a Fiat Dealership.
Key
ON = LED on
OFF = LED off
BLINK = 0.5 seconds ON / 0.5 seconds OFF /
3 seconds pause
FLASHING = 0.5 seconds ON / 0.5 seconds OFF
198
CHARGING SYSTEM/
This device is designed to withstand
speed may be faster than charging
MAINTENANCE/CLEANING
radio frequency interference (RFI),
through a domestic power socket.
The device is maintenance-free.
however, some factors (e.g., high
Using this type of cable it is possible to
If you need to clean the device, use a
intensity radio signals or radio
charge the car with a current of up to
soft cloth slightly dampened with a mild
transmitters in the vicinity of the device)
16A.
detergent solution, then wipe dry with a
may cause it to malfunction. If you find
NOTE After use, remember to replace
dry cloth. Do not use abrasive products
an anomaly in the operation of the
the protective covers on both sides of
or flammable substances (e.g. alcohol,
device, contact the Fiat Dealership.
the charging cable correctly to prevent
petrol or their derivatives). Do not wash
moisture and/or dust from entering the
the device with water, hazard of fire or
WARNING Modifications and/or repairs
cable charging port connections.
electric shock with the risk of serious
made incorrectly and NOT carried out
injury or death.
by the Fiat Dealership will invalidate the
Warranty and the above requirements.
WARNING Only clean the device
when it is DISCONNECTED from both
"MODE 3" CHARGE
the domestic charging port and the
CABLE
charging port located on the car.
(for versions/markets where provided)
The car can be equipped with a "
FCC (Federal
Mode 3" charging cable fig. 196,
Communications
located inside a special bag in the
196
F0S1064
Commission)
luggage compartment or inside the
SPECIFICATIONS
special container below the luggage
"MODE 4" CHARGING
The state of charge Control Unit
compartment floor.
CABLE - FAST CHARGE
complies with Section 15 of the FCC
The "Mode 3" charging cable:
This can be used to charge from DC
Regulation.
(direct current) public charging sockets.
complies with EN 61851- 1, EN
The use of the device meets the
62196- 1 and EN 62196- 2 standards;
The charging cable is connected to the
following two requirements:
charging station.
can be used for a minimum
1. This device does not cause harmful
temperature of -40°C up to a maximum
The charging procedure can be faster
interference.
temperature of +50°C.
than with AC charging stations.
2. Correct operation of the device may
This type of cable allows you to
be affected by interference from nearby
connect to public alternating current
electrical/electronic devices.
(AC) charging stations. The charging
199
park the car safely (transmission in
open the charging flap by pressing
C
position "P" - Park);
on the area indicated by the arrow;
turn the ignition device to the STOP
position;
engage the electric parking brake;
Remove the charging kit located in
the luggage compartment or in the
special bag (for versions/markets
where provided);
remove any dust that may have built
197
F0S1120
up on the charging connector and on
the charging port;
ALTERNATING
199
F0S1052
unroll the charging cable and
CURRENT (AC)
connect it to an AC charging port,
remove the protective cover of the
CHARGING AT
fig. 198;
charging port and attach it to the
HOME
device;
grasp the charging connector by
205) 206) 207) 208) 209) 210) 211) 212)
213)
the handle (A) fig. 200, remove the
67) 68) 69) 70) 71) 72) 73) 74) 75)
protective cover (where provided) and
CHARGING PROCEDURE
insert it into the charging port until you
WARNING Always connect the
hear the click indicating that it has been
cable to the charging port of the
locked;
domestic mains first and only then
to the car.
The car high-voltage battery is charged
198
F0S1051
by connecting the Mode 2 charge
NOTE From the moment the plug is
cable (for versions/markets where
connected to the domestic mains
provided) to an AC charging port.
charging port, the 3 LEDs on the
For the characteristics of the "Mode 2"
control unit of the cable will flash
cable, refer to the "Power sources that
for approx. 6 seconds (control unit
can be used - Mode 2 cable" chapter.
switching on phase);
To charge, proceed as follows:
200
F0S1309
200
if no scheduled charging has been
WARNING The maximum power
set (see the "Charging functions"
consumption of the charging port
chapter), charging starts automatically;
depends on the type of contract signed
check by turning on the LEDs on the
by the user, the type of cable used and
cable control unit that there are no
the charge level set in the Uconnect™
faults in the charging system (for more
system menu.
information see "charge status control
unit" chapter in the "Power sources
WARNING Only use charging
that can be used - Mode 2 cable"
cables supplied with your car, or a
section). If there are no anomalies,
replacement cable recommended by
201
F0S1220
the green LEDs located next to the
FCA.
charging port will light up momentarily.
DISCONNECTING THE
In case of anomalies, refer to the
"MODE 2" CHARGING
WARNING The high-voltage battery
description in the "Charging system
CABLE
must be charged in accordance with
failure" chapter in the "Power sources
During the charging procedure the
the maximum amperage rating allowed
that can be used - Mode 2 cable"
cable is automatically locked on
by local and national recommendations
section.
the charging port in the car.
for charging electric vehicles.
NOTE The charging procedure is
To complete the charging, proceed as
interrupted when opening the bonnet:
follows:
END OF CHARGING
a dedicated message will be shown
unlock the doors of the car allowing
PROCEDURE
on the instrument panel display. The
the charging cable to unlock;
charge will be reactivated when the
The charging procedure ends when all
if charging is in progress, press
bonnet is closed correctly.
the LEDs (A) fig. 201, located next to
button (B) fig. 201 on the charging port;
the charging port, will light up steady
The time required to charge the high-
disconnect the cable from the car
green (during the charging phase, on
voltage battery depends on several
charging port by grasping the handle of
the other hand, the LEDs will light up
factors: for more information see the
the charging connector and avoiding to
flashing/fixed green according to the
description in the “Electric” chapter of
pull the cable directly;
state of charge of the battery portion
in the “Multimedia" section.
disconnect the cable from the
indicated by the LED. The fixed green
If the passenger compartment
charging port fig. 202;
light indicates that the battery portion is
preconditioning is activated, the battery
fully charged).
charging time will be extended. The
time required for heating/cooling the
car is mainly determined by the outside
temperature.
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