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Light Switch


Light is switched off
Daytime driving lights are switched on when the ignition is switched on.
Depending on the country, the daytime driving lights can be
activated/ deactivated on the multi-function display.

For information on activating/deactivating daytime driving lights:

  • Please see the chapter "ACTIVATING AND DEACTIVATING AUTOMATIC DAYTIME DRIVING LIGHTS (COUNTRYDEPENDENT)" on page 118.

Automatic driving light assistant

Side lights
License plate light, instrument lighting, daytime driving lights switched off.

Low beam/driving light
Only with ignition on.
Fog light function and motorway light are switched off.

Rear fog light
Pull the switch in the low beam position.
Indicator light lights up.

Information
If the ignition key is removed and the door is opened while the lights are on, an audible signal (gong) warns of possible battery discharge.
– In some countries, differences are possible due to legal requirements.

The vehicle's exterior lights can mist up due to temperature and humidity. This misting will dry off after a sufficient distance has been driven.


Low beam/driving light
If the light switch is set to the position , the low beam is switched on automatically in the following situations:
– Dusk
– Darkness
– Driving through tunnels
– Rain
– Motorway driving (on vehicles with Porsche Dynamic Light System PDLS)

When the low beam is switched on, the indicator light on the speedometer lights up.

Information
Fog is not automatically recognized.

  • In the event of fog, the driving light must be switched on manually.

Daytime driving lights
If the light switch is set to position (light off), the daytime driving lights come on automatically when the ignition is switched on.

If the light switch is set to position , the daytime driving lights come on automatically in bright conditions and when the ignition is switched on.

The daytime driving lights are not active when the light switch is set to position (low beam/ driving light).

Depending on the country, the daytime driving lights can be activated/deactivated on the multi-function display.

Regulations for switching daytime driving lights on and off vary according to the legal requirements in each country.

  • Please see the chapter "ACTIVATING AND DEACTIVATING AUTOMATIC DAYTIME DRIVING LIGHTS (COUNTRY-DEPENDENT)" on page 118.
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