Hillstart assist control system

The hill-start assist control system assists in starting to drive a steep or a slippery hill. When you start to move up a hill slope, the system helps to prevent the vehicle from rolling backward in the interval while moving the foot from the brake pedal to the accelerator pedal.

TO ACTIVATE THE HILL-START ASSIST CONTROL SYSTEM

The hill-start assist control system will operate for maximum of 2 seconds. The brake pedal must be depressed further to activate the system when all of the following conditions apply with the brake pedal is depressed:

At this time, one beep will be heard.

• When the selector lever is not in "P"

• When the accelerator pedal is not depressed

• When the parking brake is not applied

• When the vehicle is stopped

The system is designed to operate when the vehicle is starting on uphill slope; therefore, if the transmission selector lever is in "P", it will not operate.

/l\ CAUTION

• Do not rely excessively on the hillstart assist control system. The vehicle may not be able to start smoothly on road surfaces or off-road surfaces such as extremely steep slopes or icy roads, on which sliding can occur very easily.

• Do not use the hill-start assist control system to park the vehicle. This system is not designed as a function for parking the vehicle on a uphill slope.

When the hill-start is operating, the slip and the stoplights an light are lit.

When any of the fo the system will sto time, two beeps will indicator light will go

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• Applying the park

• Depressing the br

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