Manual: 2011/2012 Cayman

Page: 20

Central locking switch
The central locking switch on the dashboard lets you lock and unlock both doors electrically.

Note
If the doors are locked with the key or remote control, they can not be opened by pressing the central locking switch.

Locking

  • Press the rocker-switch.
    Indicator light in the rocker switch lights up if ignition is on.
    If the doors were locked with the central locking switch, they can be opened by pulling the inner door handle twice.

Unlocking

  • Press the rocker-switch.
    Indicator light goes off.

Automatic door locking
Your authorized Porsche dealer can program diverse types of automatic door locking in the control unit of the central locking system.

Type 1
Doors lock automatically when the ignition is switched on.

Type 2
Doors lock automatically when a speed of 3 - 6 mph (5 - 10 km/h) is exceeded.

Type 3
Doors lock automatically when the ignition is switched on. If doors are opened with the engine running, they lock again automatically when a speed of 3 - 6 mph (5 - 10 km/h) is exceeded.

Type 4
The doors do not lock automatically.

Note
Automatically locked doors can be unlocked with the central locking button or opened by pulling on the inside door handle twice.

On vehicles with the Sport Chrono Package Plus, the PCM can be used to activate automatic door locking.

  • Please see the chapter "Individual Memory" in the separate PCM operating instructions.



In an emergency situation where you need to exit the car through an automatically locked door, remember the following procedure to open the door.

  • Unlock the doors by pressing the central locking button or
  • pull the inside door handle twice to open the door.