2014-2016 Macan – Manual

2014-2016 Macan – Manual

Page: 259

Alarm System and Passenger Compartment Monitoring

USA: KR55WK50138
Canada: 7812D-5WK50138

This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules and RSS-210 of Industry Canada.

Operation of this device is subject to the following two conditions:

  1. This device may not cause harmful interference, and
  2. this device must accept any interference received including interference that may cause undesired operation.

Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.

The manufacturer is not responsible for any radio or TV interference caused by unauthorized modifications to this equipment.

Such modification could void the user's authority to operate the equipment.

The alarm system monitors the following alarm contacts:

  1. Alarm contacts in doors, tailgate, engine compartment lid and headlights.
  2. Interior surveillance: Movement in the interior when the vehicle is locked, e.g. attempted theft after breaking a window.
  3. Inclination sensor: Tilting of the vehicle (e.g. attempt to tow away the vehicle).

If one of these alarm contacts is interrupted, the alarm horn sounds for approx. 30 seconds and the emergency flasher flashes on and off.

After 5 seconds of interruption, the alarm is triggered again. This cycle is repeated up to ten times.

Switching on

  • The alarm system is activated when the vehicle is locked.

Switching off

  • The alarm system is deactivated when the vehicle is unlocked.

If you unlock the driver’s door using the emergency key, you must switch the ignition on (ignition lock position 1) within 15 seconds of opening the door in order to prevent the alarm system from being triggered. The other vehicle doors remain locked. The vehicle is locked again automatically after 30 seconds if the driver’s door is not opened.

For information on unlocking the vehicle using the emergency key:

  • Please see the chapter “UNLOCKING VEHICLE WITH THE EMERGENCY KEY” on page 34.

Switching off the alarm system if it is triggered

  • Unlock the vehicle or
    Switch on ignition.

Switching off interior surveillance and inclination sensor
If persons or animals are remaining in the locked vehicle or the vehicle is being transported on a train or ship, for example, the interior surveillance system and inclination sensor must be switched off temporarily.

  • Inform any persons remaining in the vehicle that the alarm system will be triggered if the door is opened.

Using the car key

  • Press the button on the key twice within 2 seconds.
    The emergency flasher flashes once slowly.
    The doors are locked but can be opened from inside by pulling once on the front inner door handle or by pulling twice on the rear inner door handle.
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