2015-2016 Cayenne – Manual

2015-2016 Cayenne – Manual

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Light Switch

Light is switched off
Daytime driving lights are switched on when the ignition is switched on.

Automatic headlights

Side lights
Number plate light, instrument lighting, side lights switched on, daytime running lights switched off.

Dipped beam/driving lights
Only with ignition on.

Fog lights
Pull switch to first click in dipped beam or side lights position. Indicator light lights up.

Rear fog light
Pull switch to second click in dipped beam or side lights position. Indicator light lights up.

If the driver’s key is removed and the door is opened when 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 depending on temperature and humidity. This misting will dry off after a sufficient distance has been driven.

Automatic Headlights
Automatic headlights are a comfort function. Your Porsche’s driving lights (dipped beam) are switched on and off automatically depending on the ambient brightness.

The automatic headlights also control the daytime driving lights, the Automatic Coming Home lights and the dynamic cornering light.

The automatic headlights are activated when the light switch is set to position .

Despite possible support by automatic headlights, it is the responsibility of the driver to switch on the driving lights using the conventional light switch in accordance with the relevant national regulations.

Activating the headlights using the automatic headlights function therefore does not absolve the driver of responsibility for correct operation of the driving lights.

Driving without lights
If you drive without lights, this may significantly restrict your visibility and also the ability of other road users to see your vehicle.

  • Always carefully monitor the automatic driving light control.

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