Thank you for choosing Mahindra vehicle.
We are privileged to welcome you to the Mahindra family.
Your vehicle represents Robust Quality, Ruggedness, Safety, Precision Workmanship and Distinctive Styling , which are our traditional values.
This documents contains important information on vehicle operation, that will help you make full use of the technical features available. To exercise better control on road, we suggest you to please take time to read, understand and familiarise with vehicle and its features. Following the instructions and recommendations in this manual will help assure safe and enjoyable operation of your vehicle.
When it comes to service, note that your Mahindra Authorised Dealer knows your vehicle best, has company trained Technical Experts, Mahindra Genuine Parts and very much cares about your satisfaction.
We extend our best wishes for safe and pleasurable motoring
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MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA LTD.

Important Information – Quick Reference
We strongly urge that you read the information provided in pages referred hereunder which will help in road safety and prevent inconvenience
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Warranty Coverage.............................................................................................
Refer WSIG* (P.g. 15)
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Roadside Assistance ....................................................................................
Refer WSIG* (P.g. 11)
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Schedule Service (Free/Paid).................................................................
Refer WSIG* (P.g. 24)
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Maintenance Schedule Chart.................................................................................
Refer WSIG* (P.g. 26)
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Lubricants And Capacities.............................................................................
Refer WSIG* (P.g. 30)
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Location Of Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).................................................
Refer (P.g. 1-7)
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Location Of Fuse Box And Fuse Details............................................................
Refer (P.g. 10-10)
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Changing A Flat Tyre................................................................
Refer (P.g. 10-21)
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Understanding The Warning Lamps..........................................................
Refer (P.g. 3-38)
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Use Of Seat Belts And Child Restraint......................................
Refer (P.g. 2-11)
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Understanding The Airbag Function.........................................................
Refer (P.g. 2-30)
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If Your Vehicle Is Submerged.....................................................
Refer (P.g. 8-8)
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Driving Through Water..................................................................................
Refer (P.g. 8-8)
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Opening And Closing the Bonnet.........................................
Refer (P.g. 5-22)
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Location Of Battery And Its Maintenance.....................................
Refer (P.g. 11-8, 11-9 & 11-16)
 
*Warranty and Service Information Guide
 
1 GENERAL AND SAFETY PRECAUTION
1.1 Servicing and Summary Data
We suggest that you record the vehicle servicing data in the Warranty and Service Information Guide for future references
We recommend you always use Mahindra Genuine Parts when performing repairs on the vehicle.
For all issues concerning the vehicle and for any need of Genuine spare parts, contact the Mahindra Authorised Dealer
1.2 Safety Symbols
Carefully read, understand and follow the safety symbols/ instructions given in this manual.
Legend of the Symbols
To emphasis the information and procedures regarding safety, use, maintenance, etc., the following symbols are used throughout the manual:
DANGER indicates an imminently hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious injury.
WARNING indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious injury.
CAUTION indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided, may result in minor or moderate injury and/or property damage.
NOTICE indicates important information relevant to the vehicle, the vehicle's use or to sections of this manual to which particular attention must be paid for optimum use of the vehicle.
If you see this symbol, it indicates “no,” “ do not,” “do not do this,” or “never”.
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1.3 General Safety Information and Instructions
1. First-aid kit is placed in the glove box of the vehicle. Ensure it is not taken out of the vehicle at any point of time.
2. Please note that throughout this manual, reference is made that “an accident” could occur. An accident could cause you or a bystander to sustain personal injury, or result in property damage.
3. Inspect the seat belt system periodically, checking for cuts, frays or wear in the seat belt webbing, or loose buckles, retractors, anchors or other loose parts. Damaged parts must be replaced immediately.
4. The lifespan of Mahindra products depends on many factors. Improper use, abuse or harsh use in general may compromise the integrity of the vehicle and significantly reduce its lifespan. The vehicle is also subject to wear over a period of time. Please have your vehicle regularly inspected by a Mahindra Authorised Dealer or a qualified Technician . If the inspection reveals any damage or excessive wear, immediately replace, or have the component serviced.
5. The vehicle identification plates are the only legal identification reference; hence it is necessary to keep them in good condition. Never modify data on the plates or remove them. It is illegal to remove or alter the numbers in the VIN plate.
6. Do not attempt sharp turns, abrupt maneuvers, or other unsafe driving actions that can cause loss of vehicle control. When the vehicle is fully loaded, drive at a slow speed, especially when turning. Note that the center of gravity of the vehicle changes when the vehicle is fully loaded, and also if luggage is mounted on the roof carrier.
1.4 To Users of a Mahindra Vehicle
When first driving the vehicle after long periods of non-usage, you may experience a temporary drive disturbance. This is a characteristic of the tyres and should be no reason for concern. The condition should correct itself within 5-15 kilometers. of driving. If the disturbance persists, have the vehicle checked by an Mahindra Authorised Dealer.
Driving and Drugs/Medication
Your driving ability can be seriously impaired through the use of prescription or non-prescription drugs or medication (even cough syrup). If you are taking any sort of drug or medication, be sure that it will not affect your driving ability.
Mobile Phones Warning
Use of electronic devices such as mobile phones, handheld devices, computers, portable radios or other by the driver while driving is dangerous. In exceptional condition, if use of a mobile phone is necessary despite this warning, use a handsfree system to ensure that the hands are free to drive the vehicle. Even handsfree do not ensure distraction free drive. Please comply with the legal regulations in your country, concerning the use of communication equipment in vehicles .
Driving Long Distances
When driving long distances, follow these tips to have a safe journey:
•  Take breaks at regular intervals
•  Lack of sleep or fatigue will impact your ability to drive safely
•  Exercise your eyes by shifting the focus of your eyes to different parts of the road
•  Use stimulating beverages such as coffee or tea
•  Relax and stay calm
Running-in
Driving smoothly during first 1,000 kilometers. will help to prevent abnormal and premature system wear. Proper running-in will improve the life of drivetrain and vehicle components.
A new engine may consume more oil during the first 1,000 kilometers. of running. This should be considered as a normal part of break-in and not interpreted as any problem with the engine.
Mahindra Genuine Parts
Mahindra uses high quality parts for building the vehicles. In the event that any parts need replacement, we recommend that you use only Mahindra genuine parts.
Non-Mahindra parts may harm vehicle performance and will not be covered by your Mahindra warranty.
The warranty does not cover problems caused by using non genuine parts
Mahindra Genuine Accessories
A wide selection of quality accessories are available through your Mahindra Authorised Dealer. These accessories have been specifically engineered to allow you to personalize your vehicle to suit your requirements and complement its style and aerodynamic appearance.
Each accessory is made from high quality materials and meets Mahindra's rigid engineering and safety specifications. Every Mahindra accessory installed according to the Mahindra installation provisions comes with the respective accessory warranty.
Consult your Mahindra Authorised Dealer for detailed information about accessories available for your specific model variant.
For maximum vehicle performance and safety considerations, always keep the following information in mind:
•  The company shall not be liable / responsible for any damages / injuries, including consequential damages / injuries, resulting due to fitment of unauthorised aftermarket accessories and / or tapping / cutting wires in the wiring harness When adding accessories, equipment, passengers and luggage to your vehicle, do not exceed the total weight capacity of the vehicle or of the front and rear axle. Consult Mahindra Authorised Dealer for specific weight information
•  Bull bars and nudge guards are not recommended
•  Accessories causing any change in vehicle specifications like wheel rims, bull bars, etc., may affect the performance of safety systems
•  Mobile communication systems such as two-way radios, telephones and theft alarms that are equipped with radio transmitters and installed in your vehicle should comply with the local regulations and should be installed only by your Mahindra Authorised Dealer and can potentially affect the vehicle performance.
Vehicle Safety
When leaving your vehicle unoccupied:
•  Always remove the ignition key when you park the vehicle
•  In case of PKE, please lock and take the key fob with you
•  Close all the windows completely and lock all the doors
•  Do not leave any valuables in your vehicle. If you must leave something in your vehicle, hide them and securely lock all the doors
When Sleeping in Your Vehicle
1. Do not sleep in a parked car with closed windows. In particular, if you stay or sleep in the car with the engine running and the air conditioner or heater turned on, you can suffocate to death
2. Sleeping in a closed space with the engine running puts you at high risk of suffocation from the exhausts
3. While sleeping, you may accidentally touch the gear shift lever or accelerator and thereby cause an accident
4. While sleeping in the car with the engine running, you may accidentally step on the accelerator, thereby overheating the engine and exhaust pipe and causing a fire
Hazardous Materials: Do not store any flammable items or disposable lighters in the console box or other spaces. In hot weather, they can explode and cause a fire.
Fire Extinguisher: For safety, we strongly recommend that you have fire extinguisher in your vehicle. Keep it ready for use at any time. Be familiar with how to use it
When Passing the Intersection or Railway Crossing
When passing the intersection or railway crossing, stop the vehicle to check the safety and drive through as fast as you can while using low speed gear and without shifting the gear. If the engine is turned off in the middle of the intersection or railway crossing, get someone to help you and move the car to a safe place quickly.
Do not Switch off the Engine While Driving
Do not switch off the engine while driving. Otherwise, it makes the steering wheel heavier, influence the brake performance and consequently dangerous
System Safety Mode : The protective measures including illumination of engine warning lamp and reduced engine power are taken (engine turned off in extreme case) when there is a critical fault in the system or a malfunction in the major electrical or fuel system. This indicates the system entering the safety mode to protect the vehicle’s drive system.
•  If the safety mode is activated, pull over and stop the vehicle to a safe location immediately and contact your Mahindra dealer. Then drive slowly or have the vehicle towed to a Mahindra Authorised Dealer according to the dealer’s instruction and have your vehicle checked by a Technician
•  If you continue to drive in this state, normal driving is not maintained due to the fixed engine rpm and engine can stop. But even more importantly, continued driving with this state may damage the drive system
Do Not Modify This Vehicle: If unauthorised modifications are made on the vehicle, the company is not liable for repairing the modified parts even during the term of warranty. Other part problems caused by modification are also not covered.
•  The vehicle you bought is equipped with a large number of precision parts that have passed through countless experiments and tests.
•  These parts are deeply and systematically interwoven. Therefore, if any part is modified or altered without authorization, may under perform or cause critical damage to the vehicle and human life
Protecting Our Environment: As a responsible citizens, all of us have an important role to play in protecting our environment. Judicious vehicle usage and ensuring hazardous waste disposal (including cleaning and lubrication fluids) are important steps towards this initiative.
Body Repairs: If your vehicle is in a collision, contact Mahindra Authorised Dealer to ensure that it is repaired with Mahindra Genuine Parts. Mahindra has collision repair centers that meet strict requirements for training, equipment, quality, and customer satisfaction. Some repair shops and insurance companies might suggest using non-original equipment to save money. However, these parts do not meet Mahindra’s high standards for quality, fit and corrosion resistance. In addition, non-genuine parts or equipment might lead to damages or failures of the vehicle’s systems.
End of Line Disposal
Composition: Vehicle is made from steel, Aluminum, Lead, Copper, Wood, other plastics & miscellaneous parts. These materials are reusable by recycling them through a proper procedure. Some are hazardous to environment and living beings to be disposed as per local pollution board regulations.
Disposal: As batteries are made of lead, lithium & Iron phosphate with solvents as electrolyte which are harmful. They can impact on environment and are to be disposed as per local pollution board regulations. Certain components of this vehicle such as seat belt pre-tensioner, airbag and battery may contain hazardous material. Special handling may be required for service or vehicle end-of-life disposal.
Similarly ABS & other plastic panels, materials used are to be disposed to accredited agencies for recycling.
Most of other materials are reusable, hence components are to be segregated as per their composition as hazardous and non-hazardous, disposed to accredited recycling agencies. Hence it is advised to contact Mahindra Authorised Dealer for further information
1.5 Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
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Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is the legal identity of your vehicle. The vehicle identification number is stamped on the VIN Table riveted on to the bottom of the B-Pillar on the driver side. It is illegal to remove or alter the VIN
Never modify data on the plates or remove them. It is illegal to remove or alter the numbers in the VIN plate.
1.6 Engine Number
Petrol
Diesel
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The engine number is punched on the crankcase near starter motor.
1.7 Chassis Number
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The chassis number is punched on the right side chassis side member below the front fender. It is also stamped on to the bottom of the B-Pillar on the driver side
1.8 Front Overview
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1.9 Rear Overview
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1.10 Instrument Panel/Door Trim Overview
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1.11 Roof Overview
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1.12 AdrenoX Connect
The Adrenox connect mobile app provides information in your mobile phone about location & status of the vehicle and allows to control certain vehicle features in a secured way for both Android and iOS platform.
Kindly use the AdrenoX connect mobile app for connected car related features.
1.12.1 KYC ( Know Your Customer) Registration
To activate connected car features including access to Adrenox mobile App, KYC process must be completed successfully.
•  Customer must produce valid mobile number, communication address & email ID for KYC registration. for registration purpose.
•  Preferred mobile number entered during the KYC process will be the login for Adrenox mobile app.
•  After successful KYC registration, customer must download the “AdrenoX Connect” mobile application from Google Play store or iOS app store.
1.12.2 Login & Registration
Follow the below steps for Login and Registration:
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1.  You can select sign up option from login page which redirects to sign up page
2.  Then enter registered Mobile number given in KYC form for connected services and click on Generate OTP
3.  OTP with a validity will be sent to the same mobile number
4.  If OTP is not received, you can request the OTP again by clicking on "Resend OTP"
5.  After entering valid OTP, click on “Verify My account”
6.  On successful verification you will be notified with a message " Account Verified"
7.  You will be directed to "Terms and Condition" with "I Agree" option on successful authentication
1.12.3 Forgot/Change Password and Change Pin
This Feature allows the existing user to change Password and change PIN.
In case user forgets the Password and PIN below flow helps to create PIN and password.
Forgot your password
In case you forget your password:
•  Tap on the Forgot Password? link from login page
•  In forgot password page, enter the registered mobile number for connected services and click on Generate OTP
•  Enter the OTP and click on Next button
•  Enter New Password and Confirm Password and tap on Save button
Change your password
To Change your password on app if you are already logged in:
•  Tap on the top Left corner from home screen
•  Click on My Account and select Change Password
•  Page will open with Old password, New password and Confirm password fields
•  Fill all the required field and tap on save button
1.12.4 AdrenoX Connect Features
FEATURE
DESCRIPTION
Alerts
Over Speed Alert
When your car exceeds the set speed limit. This speed limit value can be set under alert configuration in mobile application
High Engine Temperature Alert
Alerts when Engine temperature beyond the predefined limit
Tyre Pressure Alert
Alerts on excessive/very low and high tyre pressure and navigate to nearby petrol station
Lamp Status Alert
Alerts when vehicle park lamp left in ON condition while locking the vehicle
Notifies when the vehicle park lamp is left in ON condition and helps to turn OFF remotely via mobile application
Vehicle Start/Stop Alert
Notifies when normal vehicle start /stop event is detected
Door Open Alert
Notifies when any of the doors open while vehicle is moving and also when you trigger for door lock and the door remains open unintentionally
Geo-Fence Alert
Alerts when your vehicle moves out of a set boundary area
Helps you to create virtual boundary for any region and will be notified whenever your vehicle moves in or out of that boundary
Unauthorised vehicle entry Alert
Alerts the user when any unauthorized entry in the vehicle is detected
Low Fuel Alert
Identifies low fuel level and notifies in your mobile application. Helps in assisting you to nearby fuel station
Route Deviation Alert​
Alerts the user when the vehicle deviates from the pre-defined path
Time Fencing Alert 
Notifies you when any movement of vehicle is detected during set time period
Seat Belt Alert
Notifies you whenever the driver/ co-driver is not wearing the seat belt during vehicle movement in mobile application
Driver Drowsiness Alert​
Alerts the user when the driver is detected to be drowsy while driving
Insurance expiry​ Alert
Suggests in advance to renew the Insurance as expiry date of Insurance approaches
Notifies you in advance when the insurance is about to expire
PUC expiry​ Alert
Notifies you in advance when the PUC is about to expire
Engine Idle Alert​
Alerts when engine idling is detected for a set period of time. Time can be configured in mobile application
Location Based Service
Live tracking
GPS based vehicle tracking system for tracking vehicle’s location anywhere and at any point of time
Helps to provide the real time vehicle location when vehicle is in movement
Helps in sharing the vehicle location for a set time to your family and friends
Save Route / Save Place
Provision to save a route /place
Find my car
Helps to identify the vehicle’s location and directs you to locate your vehicle
Share my car location
Share your car's location with friends and family
Push to car 
Allows the user to push routes/location from the mobile app to the vehicle
Sync location on SUV 
Provides updates of any upcoming event by syncing with the calendar
Ecosense​
Provides the details about the driving behavior for each trip
Trip History
Provides detailed information about the trips
Weekly Report​
Provides details about various vehicle parameters for a defined time period
Trip Replay
Provides glimpse of the trip in a form of a short video
Pit Stops​
Provides information and navigational access to nearby restaurant, ATM, Mahindra Dealership and so on
Read Vehicle Status
Check door status
Allows the user to view the current status of the vehicle door
Check tyre pressure
Allows the user to view the current status of tyre pressure
Check lamp status
Allows the user to view the current status of the lamp
Check ODO
Allows the customer to check the odometer of the vehicle
My SUV info
Essential information about the vehicle like VIN, Variant and so on
Check AC Status
Allows the user to view the current status of the AC
Check Distance to empty
Helps to check distance to empty range i.e. the distance can be covered with the available fuel
Seat Belt Status
Helps the user to check the Driver/Co-Driver seat belt is buckled or not
Safety
E-Call​
In case of accident, Emergency call will be triggered from vehicle, SMS will be sent to With You Hamesha & Emergency contacts along with the current vehicle location.
SOS Button
In case of SOS is initiated, SOS call will be triggered from vehicle, SMS will be sent to With You Hamesha & Emergency contacts along with the current vehicle location
Road Side Assistance
Allows the user to reach out for help with Mahindra Roadside Assistance team in case of vehicle breakdown
Remote Function
Remote Sunroof control
Allows the user to remotely control Sunroof using mobile app
Remote Start/ Stop
Allows the user to remotely start or stop the vehicle using mobile app
Remote Climate control
Allows the user to remotely configure the in- vehicle temperature during remote start using mobile app
Remote Window Up/Down​
Allows the user to remotely control the Driver window (with anti-pinch) using mobile app
Remote Door Lock/Unlock
Provide access to the vehicle by remotely locking and unlocking the doors when vehicle is stationary
Remote Lamp On/Off​
Allows the user to remotely turn on or off the lamps using mobile app
Locate my SUV
Allows the user to remotely locate the vehicle by turning on the horn and lights
In-Car Applications
Horoscope
Allows the user to view daily fortune as per his/her zodiac sign.
Just dial ​
Allows the user to search for various services using the Just Dial app in the infotainment screen
Zomato
Allows the user to search for various restaurants and cuisines using Zomato app in the infotainment screen
India Today
Allows the user to browse through news using India Today app in the infotainment screen
Weather Update
Allows the user to view weather information using the Accuweather app in the infotainment screen
Travel Explorer
Allows the user to search for amusement places and more using the Travel Advisor app in the infotainment screen
What 3 Words
Allows the user to navigate to any what 3 words address. (See what3words.com for more details)
Others
ETA
Allows the user to know the Estimated Time of Arrival of your vehicle at your current mobile location.
In-Home Alexa
Allows the user to check the vehicle status and perform remote function using Alexa Home devices (voice commands)
Valet Mode
Allows the user to set the vehicle in a predefined state when giving the vehicle for valet parking. The default PIN to access the Valet mode will be 1234

1. Infotainment will be inaccessible, 2. Speed limit to 80 kmph & 3. Geofence alert for 5km
Contact us
Any Query / Enquiry about the product, Get info on Mahindra. Send an Inquiry on any car model. Dealers will get back to the customer on details
Smart Home Control
Allows the user to control the smart appliances via Geofence of vehicle location
Log Book - Fuel(Fuel Diary)​
Maintains a systematic log of the all the fuel filling events and provides a clear representation of the fuel filled and the amount spent
mGreetings
Greetings to the user on special occasions
Do-Not Disturb ​
Avoids distraction while driving by not pushing any AdrenoX Connect app notification when mobile is detected in the vehicle
Journey Planner​
Allows the user to plan a journey by providing desired location on a specific Date & Time
Request app Access​
Allows the user to share the vehicle access to two more users
My Documents​
Storage and retrieval of documents such as Driving license, Insurance, PUC, RC
Profile Manager
Allows the user to configure the vehicle settings to maximum of two profiles. Vehicle settings such as climate settings, Audio settings, Audio source, Key fob etc.,
To-do list
Allows the user to create time based/location- based events that remind the user at the specified time
Smart Wearables
Allows the user to perform all the read and remote functions through the smart watch (applicable for both Android and iOS)
Pick up Reminder
Allows the user to create an event that reminds the user at the specified time
Service Booking
Allows the user to schedule a service by directing to the With You Hamesha app
Personalised Safety Alert
Alerts the user via a personalised beloved ones voice prompt when the vehicle crosses the speed limit
what3words via Alexa Voice
Allows the user to navigate/find current location of what3words address via voice. Eg: "Alexa, Ask what3words to navigate to decking butter sheets”
Note:
Use Alexa Companion mobile app to enable location service permission if requested.
Routing via Native navigation
Only English inputs
1.12.5 Branded Audio (If equipped)
We all love music which gives emotional experience. The premium Immersive 3D Sound System, allows to feel like passengers are right in the middle of favorite concert.
The ultimate audio listening experience comes from core of the system with perfectly placed 12 speakers
1.12.6 Blue Sense (If equipped)
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The Blue Sense mobile app provides information from mobile phone allows to control certain vehicle features in a secured way for both Android & iOS platform of non - Telematic variant models.
Kindly refer the BLUE SENSE mobile app for in car features.
Bluesense app connects with vehicle Infotainment System to experience in-car control features.
Connect Android / iOS Mobile device over Bluetooth with Infotainment System.
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Procedure for Bluetooth Connection:
•  Turn ON Bluetooth in Mobile device
•  Navigate to “Settings -> Connectivity -> Add Device” option in Vehicle Infotainment System
•  Choose Mobile Device Name to connect from List of Available Devices
•  Select “Pair” and pick user Mobile device name
After successful Bluetooth connection with Infotainment follow below steps to connect Bluesense App.
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Procedure for Bluesense App Connection:
•  Open Mahindra Bluesense App from Mobile Device
•  Automatically Auto Connection process starts otherwise select “Connect” icon from home screen
•  On Successful connection, “Connect” gets changed as “Connected” in home screen
•  Now Bluesense features are accessible to explore / use
Select ”Audio Control”  from Bluesense App Home screen to experience Audio Controls (Source Change, Volume Control, Next, Prev, Fast Forward & Rewind).
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Below listed Audio Sources supported by Bluesense App (Based on applicability)
•  Bluetooth Audio
•  USB Audio
•  Tuner (AM/FM)
•  AUX
•  My Drive Audio
•  iPod
1.13 Alexa Reference Guide
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2 SEATS AND SAFETY
2.1 Seats
Sitting in Correct Position
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Follow the tips below for a comfortable and safe journey:
•  Sit in an upright position with the base of your spine pressed against the seat back
•  The driver and front passenger seat head restraint has 5 positions. Adjust it as close as possible to the above specified position, with the top of the head restraint even with the top of your head
•  Maintain sufficient distance between yourself and the steering wheel. Maintain at least a Ten inch (10") distance from the centre of the steering wheel to your chest
•  Fasten your seat belt correctly and adjust both the shoulder and lap strap
•  The top curve of the steering wheel should align with your chin for ideal road visibility
•  Adjust your seat and seat back angle such that your wrists rest on the steering wheel
•  Ensure your legs are in bent position while fully depressing the clutch pedal
The seat should be adjusted while still maintaining control of the foot pedals (able to fully depress the clutch pedal), steering wheel (rest the wrists on the steering wheel) and your view of the instrument panel controls.
Never adjust the driver's seat while the vehicle is in motion. The seat movement may be more than expectation and cause the driver to unintentionally operate the accelerator or brake, or turn the steering wheel, causing loss of control of the vehicle, an accident or serious personal injury. Adjust the driver's seat only when the vehicle is stationary.
Never put objects under the seats. They may interfere with the seat-lock mechanism or unexpectedly activate the seat position adjusting lever, causing the seat to suddenly move, resulting in loss of control of the vehicle, an accident or serious personal injury.
While adjusting the seat, do not put your hands under the seat or near the moving parts. This may lead to injuries.
2.1.1 Front Seat
Front Seat Slide
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Move the seat forward or backward by lifting the adjustment lever located under the seat front and release once the desired position is reached.
While adjusting the seat, make sure the latch engages fully and the seat is locked firmly in the desired position. An unlocked seat may move in a sudden stop or collision, causing injury to the person in that seat. Push and pull on the seat to be sure it is locked.
Front Seat Recline
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To adjust the seat back, lift the lever located on the outboard side of the seat, lean back, and release the lever at the desired position.
To return the seat back, lift the lever, lean forward and release the lever.
The seat belts provide maximum protection in a frontal or rear collision when the occupants are sitting up straight and well back in the seats.
If you are reclined, the lap belt may slide past your hips and apply restraint forces directly to the abdomen, or the shoulder strap may contact your neck.
The more the seat is reclined, the greater the risk of serious injury.
When returning the rear-reclined seat back to its upright position, make sure you support the seat back while operating the lever.
Front Seat Height Adjustment
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The driver seat height can be raised or lowered with the help of height adjust handle.
To RAISE the seat height, operate the seat height adjust handle in the upward direction. Repeat this till the desired height is achieved.
To LOWER the seat height, push down the seat height adjust handle while seated in the driver seat. Repeat this operation until the desired seat height is reached
Do not adjust the height of seat while vehicle is in motion.
Driver Seat Lumbar Adjustment (if equipped)
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The driver seat back features lumbar adjustment. The lumbar contour of the lumbar support can be adjusted by means of the adjusting wheel on the outer side of the seat cushion.
Properly adjusted lumbar support provides adequate back support essential during long journeys.
Do not use force, rotate the lumbar adjustment knob beyond the extreme stop positions in either direction.
Power Seat (Driver Side only) (if equipped)
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The power seat switches are provided on the driver door panel. The Power seat provides advanced 6-way electrical adjustments for the driver seat.
It is equipped with electrically-operated power slider, power recliner and power height adjustment mechanisms. The shape of the switches guide you to the function it has been assigned.
During vehicle running, Seat movement is not allowed for short duration considering user safety.
•  Adjust the driver's seat only when the vehicle is stationary, otherwise there is a risk of accident. The seat should be adjusted so that the brake/ clutch pedal can be pressed fully.
•  Be cautious when adjusting the seat, you may suffer injuries without paying proper attention while adjusting seat.
•  Driver side electric seat can be adjusted in ignition off also, children should never be left unattended in the vehicle, as there is a risk of injury!
•  Power seats will be operated even when the ignition switch is turned to the “OFF” position. However, to prevent battery discharge, we suggest that you adjust your seats when the engine is running
•  Do not forcibly operate any power adjustment switch if the seat comes in contact with any other object and cannot be adjusted anymore.
•  If the power seats are not operational, the seats should be checked and fixed before driving
•  Do not put any luggage/water bottles below driver seat as they can obstruct power seat movement or damage seat mechanism/motor
•  Do not remove vehicle battery while seat is in motion
2.1.2 Second Row Seats
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Second row seat is of 60:40 split configuration and also has a foldable armrest.
Loading luggage on the seats is dangerous. The luggage can become a projectile that could hit and injure passengers in a sudden stop or collision. Luggage should always be kept on the floor.
To avoid serious injury, do not sit on or place objects on a folded seat back while the vehicle is moving.
Second Row Seat Recline (if equipped)
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To change the second row seat back angle, lean forward slightly while raising the recline lever on the side of the seat cushion, lean back to the desired position and release the recline lever.
Make sure the recline lever returns to its original position and the seat back is locked in place by rocking the seat back forward/ backward.
When returning the rear-reclined seat back to its upright position, make sure you support the seat back while operating the lever.
Second Row Seat Folding (Third Row Seat Entry/Exit Access)
The second row 40P/Captain seat can be tumbled forward to provide access to the Third Row Seat.
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•  Operate the lever on the side of the seat. This lever actuates the one-touch fold and tumble mechanism of the 40P/Captain seat.
Captain seat armrest to be kept in unfold condition before actuating the lever.
To fold the 2nd row seat, Please move the Co-driver seat forward and ensure the seat back angle is in normal position and proceed for seat fold and tumble operation as given below.
60/40 Seat
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Captain Seat
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•  To tumble the Second Row 40P/Captain seat while sitting on the Third Row seat, pull the lever behind the 40P/Captain backrest.
•  In order to use the 2nd Row Seat to load cargo, first tumble the seat as explained above. Then, push the seat downward of the vehicle (>45 kg) until the two latches underneath the seat lock onto the floor.
•  To tumble the seat from the back folded (cargo) condition, first make the seat back upright. Then operate the one-touch fold and tumble lever.
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The seat tumble mechanism cannot be operated when the seat is in the folded position.
Return the seat back to its upright position in one continuous motion to securely lock the seat and in turn avoiding seat flipping forward suddenly leading to injuries
If this happens, release the seat lock by pulling the lever and repeat the procedure.
Be cautious when placing your hands around the seat anchors. You could pinch your hands or fingers between the seat anchor and the seat. Hold the edge of the seat when lowering it into place. Never place your hands between the seat anchor and the seat
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To avoid Personal injury keep legs away from the seat anchor when relatching the seat back to the fold position.
Second Row Seat Folding (For Luggage)
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The 2nd Row 60P and captain seat back can be folded to load cargo on top of it. Operate the lever on the side of the seat. This lever actuates the backrest fold mechanism. Release the lever once the backrest has folded completely.
To bring the seat back to upright position and push the seat back until it locks into the desired reclining position.
Second Row Armrest (If equipped)
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The Second Row 60P seat features armrest with cup holder.
•  To open the armrest, simply pull on the tab given at the top of the armrest (as shown).
•  When armrest is not required, push back the armrest into the 60P backrest.
Second Row Captain Seat arm rest fold and unfold (If equipped)
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While folding the seat back ensure arm rest is in unfold condition.
2.1.3 Third Row Seats
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The third row front facing seat can be fold and tumble to accommodate extra luggage based on customer needs.
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•  Pull the strap rearwards to unlock the seat back as shown in image
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•  Again pull the strap from bottom of the seat to tumble the seat as shown in the image.
•  Then push the seat to the tumble condition.
There is a strap on the right side seat cushion pocket which need to be hooked on to the second row head rest rod to avoid seat falling back from the tumble condition.
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Remove the hook from 2nd row head rest rod and place it in the pocket provided on the cushion.
To back fold the seat from the tumble position, Pull the seat back holding by hand slowly untill it gets locks into the desired position.
To pull the seat back into desired reclining position.
2.2 Head Restraint
The head restraint comprises the padded portion which contacts your head and is inserted/locked in receptacles on the top of the seat back. Vehicle seats are equipped with head restraints which are vertically adjustable. The purpose of these head restraints is to help limit head motion in the event of rear collision.
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Always align top of the head restraint with the top of your head or as close to it as possible. To raise the head restraint, pull the restraint up.
To lower the head restraint, press the lock knob and push the head restraint down. The head restraint can be pulled out completely by depressing the locking button while pulling the restraint out. Align the head restraint shafts over the holes on the seat top and push the restraint straight down till you hear the lock click. Keep the seat back as upright as possible so the headrest is behind, not beneath, and almost touching your head.
Never drive with the head restraints not properly adjusted, head restraints removed or inserted in a flipped condition. With no support behind your head, your neck could be seriously injured in a collision.
Head restraints are provided for the front row and second row outboard & 3rd row occupants only.
2.3 Seat Belt
2.3.1 General Warnings and Instructions
At least once each month, inspect the seat belt webbing for any cuts, tears, or other signs of wear (such as fraying along the edges). Also inspect the anchors, retractors, and buckles to be sure they are tight and operational.
•  All occupants, including the driver, should always wear their seat belt no matter how short the trip in order to minimize the risk of severe injury in the event of a crash. In an accident, an un-belted passenger becomes a projectile, and can cause serious injury to himself or another passenger.
•  In a rollover crash, an un-belted person is significantly more likely prone to Injury than a person wearing a seat belt
•  In order to be properly buckled, you must always sit up straight and keep your feet on the floor in front of you. The lap part must be worn low and tight across your hips, just touching the top of your thighs. While fastening the seat belt, the shoulder strap of the seat belt must pass over your chest and top of your shoulder. It must never touch your neck, face, the side of your shoulder, arm, or pass under your arm. The belt must always be flat against your body and not twisted in any way. Nothing, such as an arm rest, a pocketbook, or any external objects should be between you and the seat belt. Improperly worn of a seat belt will reduce the protection in an accident.
•  Seat belts should be adjusted as tightly as possible, consistent with comfort to properly secure the wearer in the seat.
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•  The seat belts provided for your vehicle are designed for adults must be properly used and maintained.
•  For usage of adult seat belt to secure children, refer to section of manual for child seat positions and use a child restraint systems
•  Passengers should not move out of or change seats while the vehicle is in motion. Passenger who does not wear the seat belts will be under a high risk of thrown against the vehicle inside hard parts, against other occupants or out of the vehicle during emergency stop or collision.
•  Do not use any accessories on seat belts or modify in any way the seat belt system. Devices claiming to improve occupant comfort or reposition the seat belt can reduce the protection provided by the seat belt and increase the chance of serious injury in a crash
•  An accident or emergency stop, can damage your seat belt system, even if the accident is “minor”. Please have your Mahindra Authorised Dealer inspect the seat belt system after an accident
•  Please be aware that any unsecured item in your vehicle, such as your pet, unsecured child restraint system, a laptop or mobile phones, can become a projectile in the event of an accident or sudden stop, causing injuries to occupants in the vehicle
Never use a damaged seat belt system. A damaged seat belt will not provide protection in an accident, resulting in serious injury.
•  Seat belt systems are prone to abuse. They are not indestructible. They must be handled with care to avoid damage
•  Keep the belts clean and dry. Belt retraction may become difficult if the belts and webbings are soiled. If they need cleaning, use a mild soap solution or lukewarm water. Never use bleach, dye, or abrasive cleaners. These chemicals will severely weaken the belts
•  Retractors in 3-point type seat belts retract the seat belts when not in use. The inertia lock and coil spring allow the belts to remain comfortable on users during normal driving. During accidents or abrupt stops, inertia locks restrict the sudden forward movement of the wearer
Prevention of seat belt Slow retraction:
1. Check if there any twist on in-board or out-board side of safety belt.
2. Check if dust accumulated on outer parts such as Webbing , D-Loop, Tongue stopper and Tongue.
3. Remove the dust from D-Loop, Webbing, Tongue & Tongue stopper by compressed air or air blower.
4. Use clean and lint free cloth and hand gloves for cleaning safety belt parts D-Loop, Webbing, Tongue & Tongue stopper. Do not use any chemicals and cleaning fluids could damage the seat belt assembly.
5. Inspect the Webbing for retraction performance. Safety belt assembly cleaning required if seat belt retraction becomes very slow due to dust and soil accumulation on safety belt assembly, then below cleaning procedure to be followed:
1. Appropriate Procedure of disassembly of all pyrotechnic devices to be followed for pretensioner seat belt. The Battery terminal to be removed before disassembly of pretensioner, otherwise there will be error codes registered in Airbag ECU and Airbag ECU will show malfunction.
2. Open Pillar trims and take out Seat belt assembly on bench by carefully disassembly of connector and Lap Pretensioner/ Anchor wire assembly (if equipped). Kindly follow correct safety belt pretensioner handling procedure in case of pretensioner safety belts. Use clean and lint free cloth and hand gloves for cleaning safety belt assembly. Do not use any chemicals and cleaning fluids could damage the Seat belt webbing and other parts.
3. If seat belt movement is sticky due to dust accumulation. Then please contact the dealer for help in cleaning.
4. In case of soiling on the belt, use a mild soap solution consisting of 2 tablespoons of natural soap to 1 liter of lukewarm water.
5. Care to be taken to prevent contact of soap water with Pretensioner .
6. Clean dust accumulated on D-Loop, Webbing and overall assembly by close inspection of D-Loop and Webbing using lint free cloth.
7. After cleaning safety belt they should be dried by lint free dry cloth.
8. After cleaning kindly inspect Webbing movement through D-Loop slot for any sticky movement of webbing .
9. Assemble the safety belt using correct torque. Re-assemble all trim parts.
10. Inspect the Webbing for retraction performance.
Seat Belts - Patients: Persons with serious medical conditions should also wear a seat belt. Consult your doctor for specific recommendations before travel.
Seat Belts - Pregnant Women: Pregnant women must also wear seat belts. Consult your doctor for specific recommendations.
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The lap belt should be worn snugly and as low as possible over the hips. The shoulder belt should be worn across your shoulder, but never across the stomach area.
When worn properly, the seat belt will protect both the mother and the foetus in an accident or emergency stop.
A pregnant woman should never wear the seat belt across the stomach area. This could lead to serious injuries to the foetus and/or the pregnant mother.
Never wear twisted seat belts. Excessive forces will be transferred from the belt to the wearer, in a collision, resulting in serious personal injury.
Each seat belt is meant for use by one person only. Using one seat belt for more than one person at a time is dangerous. The seat belt will not be able to absorb the impact forces properly leading to serious injuries.
Never wear a belt around a child being carried on the occupant's lap. This could lead to serious injuries.
Seat Belt Usage is Necessary to:
•  Reduce the possibility of being out from your vehicle during an accident.
•  Reduce the possibility of injuries to upper body, lower body and legs during an accident
•  Hold the driver in a position which allows better control of the vehicle
Children who are too large for child restraint systems should always occupy the rear seat and use the vehicle seat belts. The lap portion should be snug fastened on the hips and as low as possible and the shoulder belt should be rout across the child's shoulder, not across neck or face. If you are unable to position the belt across the child's shoulder, the child should be seated in a booster seat. Frequently check the seat belt to be sure it remains snug and in position. A squirming child could cause the seat belt to come out of position.
2.3.2 Seat Belt Configuration
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To protect you and your passengers in the event of an accident, it is highly recommended that the seat belts should be used by all occupants inside of your vehicle.
Seat Belt Types with respect to Location
Seat Location
Seat Belt Type
Description
Driver Seat
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor Pretensioner & load limiter (RPLL), & Anchor Pretensioner
Co-Driver Seat
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor Pretensioner & load limiter (RPLL) & Anchor Pretensioner
2nd Row LH (40P)
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR)
2nd Row CTR
2-Point
Lapbelt
2nd Row RH (60P)
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR)
3rd Row LH
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR)
3rd Row RH
3-Point
Seat belt with Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR)
Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR): The Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) allows the driver seat belt to freely extend and retract with occupant movement, yet locks the belt during a sudden stop or upon impact.
Retractor Pretensioner & load limiter (RPLL): A pretensioner is designed to retract some of the webbing of a seat belt the instant a collision occurs, tightening the seat belt to restrain occupants quickly and reducing the amount they are thrown forward in a moderate or severe frontal crash.
Load limiters help protect occupants from seat belt-inflicted injury. In the event of a crash, the pretensioner restrains the occupant until certain amount of force is applied. At this point the load limiter releases the webbing gradually so as not to exert too much force on the chest of the occupant.
2.3.3 Seat Belt Pretensioner
In the event of a crash being detected, the belt pretensioner locks the seat belt by drawing back the seat belts on the driver’s and passenger’s torso and pelvis to prevent the driver and passenger being thrown forward. The seat belt pretensioner combined with the seat belt and airbag further increases safety.
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This vehicle is provided with a anchor pretensioner for driver seat (in the sill board area) and is used to help to protect occupant in the sever crash events .
Its activation through Airbag ECU is signalled by pulling down of the metallic cable and removes slack in in seat belt.
To obtain the highest degree of protection from the action of the pretensioning device, wear the seat belt on shoulder keeping it firmly close to the chest and bottom part of the seat belt on pelvis.
In case of side impact collisions, front air bags are not inflated, but seat belt pretensioners located in the same position with impact direction will be deployed together with side air bag
Deployed seat belt pretensioners cannot be deployed again. Have the deployed seat belt pretensioners replaced by an Authorised dealer.
Operation of pretensioner
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When a severe frontal impact occurs, seat belt pretensioners pull back the seat belts immediately to restrain the occupants to their seats.
Operation of load limiter
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After frontal collision, the load limiter releases the seat belt to prevent the occupant from being injured due to belt force.
Fastening the seat belt: Even if seat belts are not worn, the air bag will deploy in case of impact, collision triggered. In addition, airbags can protect occupants when the occupants are wearing their seat belts. Airbags may cause injuries to occupants if they do not wear or inappropriately use their seat belts.
•  Before driving, all occupants should fasten their seat belts. If not, the occupants can seriously be injured in a collision or sudden manoeuvring of the vehicle
•  Sometimes you may have to apply strong force to pull the webbing out of the retract
•  Each seat belt should be used by only one occupant at a time
•  Seat belts and airbag’s can significantly minimise possible injury to occupants. But they cannot perfectly protect occupants from fatal collisions or injury
•  Modifications and improper maintenance for the safety systems could cause serious injury. The safety systems including seat belts should be checked and repaired by only a Mahindra Dealer or Mahindra Authorised Service centre
•  An infant or small child should always be restrained in an infant or child restraint
2.3.4 Fastening the Seat Belt (3-Point type)
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Adjust the seat as needed, sit up straight and well back in the seat. To fasten your seat belt, pull the webbing out of the retractor and insert the metal tab into the buckle.
An audible “click” would be heard when the tab locks into the buckle. Pull up on the shoulder strap to tighten the lap belt across your hips. The seat belt retractor will pull in any slack in the shoulder strap. A slow and easy motion will allow the belt to extend and let you move your body around freely.
Periodically check the seat belt as you ride to be sure it remains snug and in position. If there is a sudden stop or impact, the belt will lock into position. It will also lock (restrict) if you try to lean forward too quickly.
If the driver or co-driver seat belt is not fastened when the ignition is switched ON, the seat belt warning lamp illuminates and chimes beat will turn till seat belt fastened. Refer “Warning Lamps” in the “Instrument Cluster Features” chapter for further details.
2.3.5 Fastening the Seat Belt (2-Point Lap type)
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This seat belt is applicable to the second row middle passenger seat. Insert the tongue into the buckle until it snaps. Position the lap belt on the hips as low as possible.
The lap belt and shoulder belt are secured across the pelvis and rib cage, which are better able to withstand crash forces than other parts of your body.
Place the shoulder belt across the middle of your chest and away from your neck.
The lap belt rests across your hips, not your stomach.
“NEVER” put the shoulder belt behind your back or under an arm.
2.3.6 Seat Belt Release (both 3-Point & 2 Point)
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To release the belt, press the buckle release button and allow the belt to retract. If the belt does not retract smoothly, pull it out and check for kinks or twists. Then make sure it remains untwisted as it retracts.
Never insert coins, clips, etc. in the buckle as this may prevent from properly latching the tongue and may cause damage to the buckle mechanism, thereby making the seat belt ineffective in an accident, resulting in serious personal injury.
2.3.7 Unlatching of Second Row Seat Belt
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After unlatching the seatbelt, the occupant needs to make sure the tongue is repositioned to it’s designed condition.
It must be ensured that the webbing doesn’t get entrapped between the seat and the trim.
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It must be ensured that the tongue is not diagonally placed.
2.3.8 Driver Seat Belt Reminder Indication
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The driver seat belt reminder warning symbol lamp will blink in instrument cluster if driver doesn’t wear the seat belt and will be continuous until belt is buckled. Chime will be activated when vehicle travels more than 500 metres or attains 25 Kms/Hrs of speed while vehicle is in motion which will be ON for 95 seconds
2.3.9 Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS) & Seat Belt Reminder Indication
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PODS detects the presence of occupant in the passenger seat.
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If Occupant is present on passenger seat and not wearing the seat belt, Seat belt reminder warning symbol lamp will glow on the center fascia switch provided in vehicle instrument panel and will be continuous until the seat belt is buckled. It should be noted that the PODS require a minimum weight hence children may not be detected by PODS. Along with this warning symbol, a Chime in Cluster will be ON for 95 seconds. Do keep in mind that after market seat covers also may deteriorate the detection senor performance, don’t use the non recommended/non authorized seat covers.
Seat belt reminder warning lamp for passenger seat may glow in case of child is present in passenger seat.
Strong advice not to carry children in front seat without child restraint seat. Also do not use adult seat belt which is designed to harness person taller than 140cm Always ensure Passenger Airbag is turn OFF before you carry child on passenger seat. We strongly urge that children should be in middle row using the child seats with the ISO FIX
2.4 Child Restraint System (CRS)
Anchorage Location
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Child restraint anchor fittings are installed at the points as shown in the figure on the rear seat outer.
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•  This is a universal i-Size Child Restraint System. It is approved to regulation No. 129, series of amendments for general use in vehicle seat positions, marked with the i-Size logo.
•  The seat is also suitable for fixing into vehicle seat positions, approved as i–Size positions (as detailed in the vehicle handbook), listed in the separate list. 2nd row outboard Seating positions in the vehicle are suitable to accept this child restraint.
•  If in doubt, consult either the child restraint manufacturer or the retailer.
Seat Belts For Older Children, over 1.50 m in height can wear seat belts instead of using child restraints
Use this simple 5-step test to decide whether the seat belt properly fits the child or if they should still use a Group 2 or Group 3 child restraint to improve the fit of the seat belt:
1. Can the child sit all the way back against the back of the vehicle seat?
2. Do the child’s knees bend comfortably over the front of the vehicle seat while the child is still sitting all the way back?
3. Does the shoulder belt cross the child’s shoulder between the neck and arm?
4. Is the lap part of the belt as low as possible, touching the child’s thighs and not the stomach?
5. Can the child stay seated like this for the whole trip?
If the answer to any of these questions was “no”, then the child still needs to use a Group 2 or 3 child restraint in this vehicle. If the child is using the lap/ shoulder belt, check belt fit periodically and make sure the seat belt buckle is latched. A child’s squirming or slouching can move the belt out of position. If the shoulder belt contacts the face or neck, move the child closer to the center of the vehicle, or use a booster seat to position the seat belt on the child correctly
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Safety experts recommend that children ride rearward facing in the vehicle as long as possible. Infants up to 13 kg must be restrained in a rear-facing seat like the child seat shown in fig. A. This type of child restraint supports the child’s head and does not induce stress on the neck in the event of sudden decelerations or a crash. The rear-facing child restraint is restrained by the vehicle’s seat belts, as shown in fig. A. The child seat restrains the child with its own harness.
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Children who weigh between 9 kg and 18 kg may be carried in a Group 1, forward facing seat like the one in fig. B. This type of child restraint is for older children who are too big for a Group 0 or 0+ child restraint.
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Children who weigh between 15 kg and 25 kg and who are too big for the Group 1 child restraint may use a Group 2 child restraint system. As shown in fig. C, the Group 2 child restraint system positions the child correctly with respect to the seat belt so that the shoulder belt crosses the child’s chest and not the neck, and the lap belt is snug on the pelvis and not the abdomen.
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Children who weigh between 22 kg and 36 kg and who are tall enough to use the adult shoulder belt may use a Group 3 child restraint. Group 3 child restraints position the lap belt on the child’s pelvis. The child must be tall enough that the shoulder belt crosses the child’s chest and not their neck. Fig. D shows an example of a Group 3 child restraint system correctly positioning the child on the rear seat.
Suitability of Passenger Seats for i-Size Child Restraint System Use:
The second-row outboard seats of the vehicle are type-approved for i-Size child restraint systems. These child restraint systems, built and type-approved according to the i-Size (ECE R129 & ECE R145) standard, ensure better safety conditions to carry children on board a vehicle.
•  The child must be transported rearward facing until 15 months.
•  Child restraint system protection is increased in the event of a side collision.
•  The use of the ISOFIX system is promoted to avoid faulty installation of the child restraint system.
•  Efficiency in the choice of the child restraint system, which isn't made according to weight anymore but according to the child's height, is increased:
•  Compatibility between the vehicle seats and the child restraint systems is better:
•  The i-Size child restraint systems can be considered as "Super ISOFIX"; this means that they can be perfectly fitted in type-approved i-Size seats but can also be fitted in ISOFIX (ECE R44) type-approved seats.
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The vehicle seats, i-Size type-approved, are marked by the symbol shown in the image
Unrestrained infants and small children could be injured
•  Never transport them unless they are properly restrained
•  Use restrained system which meet safety standard
•  Follow directions provided by the manufacturer
Type of child seat
i-Size child seats
Front seat (with deactivated airbag, only rear-facing child seats)
X
Front seat (with activated airbag, only front-facing child seats)
X
2nd row outboard seats
i - U
2nd row centre seat
X
3rd row outboard seats
X
i-U: Suitable for i-Size "universal" child seat, front-facing, and rear-facing.
X: Not suitable for universally approved child seats.
•  It is not allowed to mount the child seat in a front passenger seat with an activated airbag.
•  Kid i-Size can only be installed rear facing with the i–Size anchorage in a car equipped with i–Size anchorage points.
•  Kid i-Size is approved for children with a stature height from 61 to 105 cm, rear facing with a max. weight up to 18 kg.
•  The harness straps must always be locked when the child is in the seat.
•  The harness straps must be tightened without slack and not twisted.
•  The seat cover contains magnets in the areas with the orange indications. Magnets can influence electronic equipment such as pacemakers (If equipped)
•  The floor support must always be used. Make sure that the floor support is fully pushed down.
•  When installed with i–Size: Make sure the indicators are green before you drive.
•  We recommend that this seat is used only for children who can sit upright, so not younger than 6 months.
•  For children under 1 year and/or under 10 kg weight, we recommend that the most reclined sitting position and the body hugger and baby cushion (extra available accessory) are used.
•  Remove the baby cushion (extra available accessory) when the child is older than 1 year.
•  Remove the body hugger when the child is older than 2 years.
•  When the child weighs over 18 kg or the shoulder height grows above the highest position of the shoulder straps, the child restraints shall be changed to which is suitable for children with a weight above 18 kg.
•  After an accident, the seat must be replaced. Although it may look undamaged, if you were to have another accident, the seat may not be able to protect your child as well as it should.
•  Prevent the seat from becoming trapped or weighed down by luggage, seats and/or slamming doors.
•  Before every use, make sure the harness is not damaged or twisted.
•  Make sure you can fit no more than one finger between the harness and your baby (1 cm).
How to use the i–Size Lower Latch Anchor/ i–Size Rods
1. i–Size Marking gjkkllool 2. Latch anchor/ i–Size rod
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•  The i–Size lower latch anchors (rods) are located in rear seats bottom position. Their locations are shown in the illustration
•  Insert the child restraint attachments into the i–Size lower latch anchors (rods) until it clicks. Refer Child seat installation manual.
•  Do not use the seat belt for installing the i–Size child restraint
i–Sizesystem is a standardized method of fitting child seats that eliminates the need to use the standard adult Seat belt to secure the seat in the vehicle. This enables a much more secure and positive location with the added benefit of easier and quicker installation.
•  When using the “ i–Size” lower latch system (rod), all unused vehicle rear seat belt metal latch plates or tabs must be latched securely in their seat belt buckles and the seat belt webbing must be retracted behind the child restraint to prevent the child from reaching and taking hold of un-retracted seat belts. Unlatched metal latch plates or tabs may allow the child to reach the un-retracted seat belts which may result in strangulation and a serious injury or death to the child in the child restraint.
•  Child restraint anchorages are designed to withstand only those loads imposed by correctly-fitted child restraints. Under no circumstances are they to be used for adult seat belts, harnesses or for attaching other items or equipment to the vehicle
How to use the Top Tether/Rear Anchor
60/40 Seat
Captain Seat
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There are two top tether rods/rear anchors on the seat base back side of the rear row front facing seats.
1. Remove the headrest from the rear row seat
2. Place the child restraint on the rear row seat
3. Connect the tether connector in child restraint to the top tether rod/ rear anchor. Securely tighten the child restraint by adjusting the webbing of the child restraint system (CRS) tether connector. Follow the clear instructions provide in the CRS manual
•  The top-tether/ rear anchor is the supplemental device to secure the child restraint system after engaging it by the i–Size rod/lower latches. Therefore, do not secure the child restraint system only with the seat back anchors. The increased load may cause the hooks or anchors to break, causing serious injury or death.
•  If a child restraint is not properly secured to the vehicle and a child is not properly restrained in the child restraint, the child could be seriously injured or killed in a collision. Always follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer for installation
•  Make sure the latches of the child restraint system are Firmly latched to the i–Size rod/lower latches. In this case, you can hear the “click” sound/ latch indications provided on seat.
•  Incorrectly installed child restraint system may cause an unexpected personal injury.
•  Child restraint anchorages are designed to withstand only those loads imposed by correctly fitted child restraints
•  The tether strap may not work properly if attached somewhere other than the correct top tether rod/rear anchor provided on seat back.
•  Don’t put the top tether strap over the head restraint of rear row seat which is not the correct methods and may cause risk.
•  Rock the child restraint to check if it is securely installed. Refer to instructions provided by the manufacturer of the child restraint.
•  Do not install the child restraint of such size if it hinders the operations of front seat which may cause problem to front occupants.
Table of Information on Child Restraint Systems Installation Suitability for Various Seating Positions
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Mass group
Restraint Device Figure
Seating position
Front Passenger
Rear Outboard (LH/RH)
Rear Centre
Intermediate Outboard Second row LH/RH
Intermediate Centre
Group 0
Up to 10 kg
Rear Facing Child Seat
X
X
X
U
X
Group 0+
Up to 13 kg
Rear Facing Child Seat
X
X
X
U
X
Group I
9 to 18 kg
Forward Facing Child Seat
X
X
X
U
X
Group II
15 to 25 kg
Booster Seat
X
X
X
U
X
Group III
22 to 36 kg
Booster Seat
X
X
X
U
X
Table of Information on i-Size Child Restraint Systems Installation Suitability for Various i-Size Positions
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Table of Vehicle Handbook Information on i-Size Child Restraint Systems Installation Suitability for Various i-Size Positions
Mass group
Size Class
Fixture
Vehicle i-Size Positions
Rear out board
Carry cot (Newborn Baby)
F
ISO/L1
X
G
ISO/L2
X
Group 0: up to 10 kg (~9 months)
E
ISO/R1
IL/IU
Group 0+: up to 13 kg (~0 – 2 years)
E
ISO/R1
IL/IU
D
ISO/R2
IL
C
ISO/R3
X
Group I 09 to 18 kg (~9 months – 4 years)
D
ISO/R2
IL
C
ISO/R3
X
B
ISO/F2
IUF
B1
ISO/F2X
IUF
A
ISO/F3
IUF
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IUF: Suitable for i–Size forward child restraint systems of universal category approved for use in this mass group.
IL: Suitable for particular i–Size child restraint systems (CRS). These CRS may be are those of the ‘specific vehicle’, ‘restricted’ or ‘semi-universal’ categories.
IU: Suitable for using rearward facing child restraint system with i–Size & Top-tether (or) i–Size Base with Support leg.
X: Seat position not suitable i–Size child restraint systems in this mass group and/or this size class.
A - ISO/F3: Full-Height Forward-Facing toddler Child Restraint System (height 720mm)
B - ISO/F2: Reduced-Height Forward-Facing toddler Child Restraint System (height 650mm)
B1 - ISO/F2X: Reduced-Height Second Version Back Surface Shape Forward-Facing toddler Child Restraint System (height 650mm)
C - ISO/R3: Full-Size Rearward-Facing toddler Child Restraint System
D - ISO/R2: Reduced-Size Rearward-Facing toddler Child Restraint System
E - ISO/R1: Infant-Size Rearward-Facing Child Restraint System
F -ISO/L1: Left Lateral Facing position Child Restraint System (carry-cot)
G - ISO/L2: Right Lateral Facing position Child Restraint System (carry-cot)
Use the manufacturer recommended Child Restraint System (CRS) and locations to fit in vehicle. Please read the installation instructions provided in manual carefully before use.
Warning for Child Restraint
•  Use only the approved Child Restraint System (CRS) for better safety of your child.
•  Mahindra is not responsible for the personal injury and property damage due to the defect of child restraint system.
•  Use the proper type of child restraint system suitable for the weight and size for your baby.
•  Use the child restraint system at recommended seating location only and follow the instructions.
•  Child restraint has 5 categories based on the weight as below:
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GROUP 0 : 0 ~ 10 KG
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GROUP II : 15 ~ 25 KG
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GROUP 0+ : 0 ~ 13 KG
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GROUP III : 22 ~ 36 KG
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GROUP I : 9 ~ 18 KG
   
•  Group 0 & 0+ : Rear-facing child restraint fitted on the rear seat (use of i–Size with Base & Support Leg is recommended).
•  Group I: Forward-facing child restraint fitted on the rear seat (use of i–Size & Top Tether is recommended).
•  Group II & III: Booster seat fitted on the rear seat with seat belt fastened. Always follow the installation procedure and use instructions provided by the manufacturer of the booster seat.
Cautions for i–Size Seat usage
•  The anchor provided on rear seat base back is the supplemental device to secure the child restraint system after engaging it by the lower latches. Therefore, do not secure the child restraint system only with the seat back anchors. The increased load may cause the hooks or anchors to break, causing serious injury or death.
•  If a child restraint is not properly secured to the vehicle and a child is not properly restrained in the child restraint, the child could be seriously injured or killed in a collision. Always follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer for installation.
•  Make sure the latches of the child restraint system are latched to the lower latches. In this case, you can hear the “click” sound and color indications.
•  The child restraint seat strap may not work properly if attached somewhere other than the correct seat back anchor provided on the rear seat base back side behind the seat carpet. Follow the instructions provided on the seat back for the details of anchor location.
•  Make sure that the child restraint system is firmly secured by rocking it in different directions.
•  Incorrectly installed child restraint system may cause an unexpected personal injury.
2.5 Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
The Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) includes airbags, pre-tensioners and ECU. The airbags are designed to provide further protection to the vehicle occupants in addition to the primary protection provided by the seat belts and seat belt pre-tensioners.
The primary components of the system are the sensors which measure the crash severity. In the event of a significant frontal impact, the SRS airbags inflate to work in conjunction with the seat belts and help reduce injuries mainly to the driver's or front passenger's head/chest.
Seat belts are the primary restraint system in the vehicle. An airbag provides supplemental protection in addition to the seat belts.
All occupants, including the driver, should always wear their seat belts irrespective of presence of airbag to minimise the risk of severe injury in the event of a crash.
Airbags are more effective in reducing injuries when the seat belts are worn.
Airbags
Your vehicle has the following airbags:
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A:Driver Airbag
B: Front Passenger Airbag
C:Two side (seat) impact airbags (if equipped)
D: Two curtain airbags (if equipped)
2.5.1 Driver and Front Passenger Airbag
Your vehicle is equipped with a Supplemental Restraint System (Airbag) and lap/shoulder belts at both the driver and front passenger seating positions. The indications of the system's presence are the letters “SRS AIRBAG” embossed on the airbag pad cover in the steering wheel and the passenger's side front panel pad above the glove box.
The SRS is designed to deploy the front airbag only when an impact is sufficiently severe and when the impact angle is less than ± 30° from the forward longitudinal axis of the vehicle.
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Front Passenger Airbag
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Front airbag are not intended to deploy in side-impact, rear impact or rollover crashes. In addition, front airbag will not deploy in frontal crashes which are below the prescribed deployment threshold where risk of serious injuries is low.
Do not place any objects over the airbag or between the airbag and yourself. It cause injuries.
2.5.2 Side Impact Airbag (If equipped)
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Your vehicle is equipped with side impact airbag in both the front seats. The purpose of the airbag is to provide the vehicle's driver and/or the front passenger with additional protection during side impacts or collisions.
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The side impact airbags are designed to deploy only during certain side-impact collisions, depending on the crash severity, angle, speed and point of impact. To minimise the risk of severe injury in the event of a crash, every passenger must always wear their seat belt (see the chapter on Seat Belts in this manual). The airbags inflate very quickly with great force. Do not position any part of your body too close to airbag, you or especially children could be seriously injured/killed by a deploying airbag.
•  In the case of a side collision, the curtain airbag may be deployed together with the relevant side airbag on the side the collision occurs
•  The side impact airbag is supplementary to the seat belt systems and is not a substitute for them. Therefore, your seat belts must be worn at all times while the vehicle is in motion. The airbags deploy only in certain side impact conditions severe enough to cause significant injury to the vehicle occupants
•  For best protection from the side impact airbag system and to avoid being injured by the deploying side impact airbag, all seat occupants should sit in an upright position with the seat belt properly fastened. The driver's hands should be placed on the steering wheel at the 9:00 and 3:00 positions. The passengers arms and hands should be placed on their laps
•  Do not use any accessory seat covers. Use of seat covers could reduce or prevent the effectiveness of the system
•  Do not install any accessories on the side or near the side impact airbag
•  Do not place any objects over the airbag or between the air bag and yourself
•  Do not place any objects (an umbrella, bag, etc.) between the door and the seat. Such objects may become dangerous projectiles and cause injury if the supplementary side impact airbag inflates
Do not cover the front seats with anything. It hinders the air bag inflation
An airbag is not designed to deploy in every type of crash. Depending on the type of accident or impact, the front airbags independently deploy thereby protecting the occupants. It is not necessary that ALL the airbags deploy during an accident.
2.5.3 Side Curtain Airbag (If equipped)
The side curtain air bags are contained between right above the front and rear doors and the end of the vehicle roof.
The Side Curtain air bags are located along sides of the roof rails on the A & B pillars. They are designed to help protect the heads of the front seat occupants and the rear outboard seat occupants in certain side impact collisions. The curtain airbag are designed to deploy depending on the crash severity, angle, speed and impact. The curtain airbag are not designed to deploy in all side impact situations, collisions from the front or rear of the vehicle or in rollover situations.
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•  In the case of a side collision, the side airbag may be deployed together with the relevant curtain airbag on the side the collision occurs
•  In order for side and curtain airbag to provide the best protection, both front seat occupants and outboard rear occupants should sit in an upright position with the seat belts properly fastened. Importantly, children should sit in a proper child restraint system in the rear seat
•  When children are seated in the rear outboard seats, they must be seated in the proper child restraint system. Make sure to position the child restraint system as far away from the door side as possible, and secure the child restraint system in a locked position
•  Do not allow the passengers to lean their heads or bodies onto doors or place objects between the doors and passengers when they are seated on seats equipped with side and/or curtain airbag
2.5.4 Passenger Airbag Activation/Deactivation
The passenger air bag activation/deactivation option is available in Instrument cluster menu.
Select Passenger Airbag Activation/Deactivation option in center fascia switch to activate/deactivate (not inflatable) the front passenger airbag as per below reference images
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A: MENU button
B: UP
C: OK
D: Down
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Passenger Airbag OFF Indicator
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This Warning indicator glows on center fascia switch on IP when passenger airbag “OFF” position.
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This Warning indicator symbol glows on center fascia switch on IP when selecting the passenger airbag “ON” option to enable the passenger airbag.
2.5.5 Airbag System Malfunction Lamp
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Airbags do not require any regular maintenance or service. The airbag system malfunction lamp illuminates when the ignition is ON, and it turns OFF after about two seconds as self check confirming normal operations of airbag system and malfunction lamp.
This lamp monitors airbag sensor assembly, airbag sensors, indicator lamp, seat belt pre-tensioner assemblies, inflators, interconnecting wiring and power sources.
If either of the following conditions occur, there is a malfunction of the airbags or seat belt pre-tensioner. Immediately contact your Mahindra Authorised Dealer.
•  The lamp does not glow when the ignition is switched ON or glows beyond six (6) seconds after switching the ignition ON
•  The lamp comes ON at any other time, even briefly
•  The lamp comes ON intermittently
Never make any modifications to your vehicle which could affect the performance of airbag system. In particular, changes to the vehicle frame, bumpers, bull bar, front fenders, ride height, suspension, seat belts, interior trim, seats or steering wheel (especially covers, pads or other trim), could prevent proper deployment of the airbag. If you need to make any modifications to accommodate any disability you may have, please contact your Mahindra Authorised Dealer.
Never try to open or strike the airbag cover. If the airbag cover is cracked or damaged in any way, the airbag may not function as intended. Take the vehicle to an Mahindra Authorised Dealer.
Even if the airbags do not deploy during an accident, take your vehicle to an Mahindra Authorised Dealer for a thorough inspection of the airbag and seat belt systems, no matter how minor the accident. The airbag system could have been damaged, and may not work as intended in the future, resulting in serious injury.
2.5.6 Airbag Inflation/Deployment
The airbag sensors constantly monitor the forward deceleration of the vehicle. If an impact results in a forward deceleration beyond the designed threshold level, the system triggers the airbag inflators. This initiates a chemical reaction which quickly fills the airbags with non-toxic gas.
Upon deployment, tear seams moulded directly into the pad covers separate under pressure from the expansion of the airbags. Further opening of the covers allows full inflation of the airbags. A fully inflated airbag, in combination with a properly worn seat belt, slows the driver's or the passenger's forward motion, reducing the risk of head and chest injury.
After complete inflation, the airbag immediately starts deflating, enabling the driver to maintain forward visibility and the ability to manoeuvre or operate other controls.
Deployment of the airbags happen in a milliseconds, producing a loud noise releasing a ‘white smoke’ and residue along with a non-toxic gas. This does not indicate a fire. This smoke may remain inside the vehicle for some time, and may cause some minor irritation to the eyes, skin or breathing. Be sure to wash off any residue with soap and water as soon as possible to prevent any potential skin irritation. Exit the vehicle as soon as possible after the accident.
Airbag deployment may cause windshield to break.
•  Do not modify, remove, strike or open the seat belt pre-tensioner assemblies, airbag sensor or surrounding area or wiring. Failure to follow these instructions may prevent them from activating correctly, cause sudden operation of the system or disable the system, which could result in serious injury
•  Parts of the airbag module (steering wheel hub, airbag cover and inflator) may be hot for several minutes after deployment. The airbags inflate only once
•  Do not cover the steering wheel, instrument panel, seats with any object (e.g. dash panel covers, seat covers) which may prevent the airbags from inflating properly
•  The airbags inflate with considerable force. While the system is designed to reduce serious injuries, primarily to the head and chest, it may also cause other, less severe injuries to the face, chest, arms and hands. These are usually in the nature of minor burns or abrasions and swelling, but the force of a deploying airbag can also cause more serious injuries, especially if an occupant's hands, arms, chest or head is in close proximity to the airbag module at the time of deployment. Sit straight and well back into the seat. Move your seat as far back as practical to allow room for airbag inflation, while still allowing you to properly operate/drive the vehicle
The front passenger should never sit on the edge of the seat, stand near the glove compartment, rest feet or other parts of the body on the dashboard when the vehicle is moving.
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The driver or front passenger who is too close to the steering wheel or dashboard can be seriously injured during airbag deployment.
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•  The driver must sit as far back as possible from the steering wheel while still maintaining control of the vehicle
•  The front passenger must sit as far back as possible from the dashboard
•  Sitting improperly or out of position can cause occupants to be shifted too close to a deploying airbag, strike the interior structure or be thrown from the vehicle resulting in serious injury
•  Always sit upright with the seat back in an upright position, on the seat cushion centre with your seat belt on, legs comfortably extended and your feet on the floor
•  All vehicle occupants must be properly restrained using the seat belts
•  All infants and children must be placed in the rear seat of the vehicle in a child restraint seat and be properly restrained by seat belts
•  Front airbags can injure occupants who are improperly positioned in the front seats
•  Even with airbags, improperly belted and un-belted occupants can be severely injured when the airbag inflates. Always follow the precautions about seat belts, airbags and occupant safety contained in this manual
•  Do not modify the front seats. Modification of the front seats could interfere with the operation of the supplemental restraint system or side impact airbags
•  Do not place items under the front seats. Placing items under the front seats could interfere with the operation of the supplemental restraint system sensing components and wiring harnesses
2.5.7 Child Restraint and Airbag
Do not use a rearward facing child restraint on a seat protected by an airbag in front of it
In addition, do not place front-facing child restraints in the front passenger’s seat either. If the front passenger airbag inflates, it could cause serious or fatal injuries to the child.
This is indicated also on stickers that are located at the following position. On the front passenger’s sun visor
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Extreme Hazard! Do not use a rear-facing child restraint on a seat protected by an airbag in front of it!
Never put a child restraint in the front passenger’s seat. If the front passenger airbag inflates, it can cause serious or fatal injuries.
Never hold an infant or child on your lap. The infant or child could be seriously injured in the event of a crash. All infants and children should be properly restrained in appropriate child safety seats or seat belts in the rear seat.
Instal the child restraint system on the rear outboard seats, and securely lock the child restraint system in position with the help of i–Size.
Always Buckle Children (ABC) in the back seat. It is the safest place for children of any age to ride.
2.5.8 Airbag Deployment
The images shown in this section are for illustrative purpose only. They may not look like your model/variant or vehicle.
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Front airbag are designed to inflate in a frontal collision depending on the intensity, speed or angles of impact of the front collision.
2.5.9  Airbag Non-deployment
Impacts below a pre-determined threshold level may not cause the airbag to deploy in the following cases:
Collision with Utility Poles or Trees :
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Airbags may not inflate if the vehicle collides with objects such as utility poles or trees, where the point of impact is concentrated to one area and the full force of the impact is not delivered to the sensors.
Frontal Impact :
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Frontal impact beyond 30º range from head-on to the vehicle.
Frontal Side Swipe Impact:
Frontal offset impact to the vehicle may not provide the deceleration force necessary for airbag deployment.
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In an angled collision, the force of impact may direct the occupants in a direction where the airbags would not be able to provide any additional benefit, and thus the sensors may not deploy any airbags.
Under-ride Situations :
Running under a truck's tailgate may not provide the decelerations necessary for airbag deployment.
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Airbags will not inflate in this “under-ride” situation where deceleration forces that are detected by sensors are significantly low.
Rear-end Collisions :
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Frontal airbags are not designed to inflate in rear collisions, where occupants are moved backward away from the airbags by the force of the impact. In this case, inflated airbags would not be able to provide any additional benefit.
Potholes or Stepped Surfaces :
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Driving into a big pothole, stepped surface or hitting the far side of a hole/incline will not inflate the airbag.
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Airbags will not inflate in rollover accidents where airbag deployment would not provide protection to the occupants. However, side impact and curtain airbags may inflate only when severe side impact causes rollover.
2.5.10 Airbag Service
Airbag Replacement: Self-servicing or tampering with the airbag system is dangerous. An airbag could accidentally deploy causing serious injuries, or will not deploy when there is a need. Always take your vehicle to an Mahindra Authorised Dealer for inspection and repairs.
Removing SRS Related Parts: We do not recommend removing the instrument panel, steering wheel, seats or airbag related parts or sensors by any individual or garages which are not recommended. Airbags could accidentally activate and cause serious injuries, or they may not deploy when there is a need. Visit an Mahindra Authorised Dealer if these parts must be removed.
Airbag Disposal: Improper disposal of an airbag or a vehicle with live airbags can be extremely dangerous. Approach an Mahindra Authorised Dealer to do these jobs.
Airbag Repair: If the front airbag cover or instrument panel airbag cover shows signs of damage or having been removed, the vehicle should be towed to the nearest Mahindra Authorised Dealer for repair. Do not attempt to self repair or reinstall the cover.
Airbag Maintenance: For cleaning the airbag covers/areas, use only a soft dry cloth or one which has been moistened with plain water. Solvents or cleaners could adversely affect the airbag covers and proper deployment of the system.
3 INSTRUMENT CLUSTER FEATURES
3.1 Instrument Cluster Overview
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3.1.1 Speedometer
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The speedometer indicates actual vehicle speed in kilometers per hour.
The vehicle speedometer is affected by size of the tyres used. If the size of the tyres are changed from those fitted at the factory, the speedometer might not display the correct road surface speed and distance travelled.
Over Speed Alert Buzzer
Primary level: Buzzer will trigger single chime in every 2 minutes when the vehicle speed reaches 80 kmph. once primary level chime is triggered, it will continue playing until speed is reduced to 76 kmph or goes beyond 120 kmph.
Secondary level: Buzzer will trigger periodic chime when the vehicle speed reaches 120 kmph and chime will continue playing until vehicle speed is reduced to 114 kmph. Below this speed primary level chime will be triggered and will continue till 76 kmph.
3.1.2 Tachometer
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The tachometer indicates engine speed in thousands of RPM (revolutions per minute). Each division is 1000 RPM. Operating the engine at very high RPM may lead to excessive engine wear and low fuel economy. Maintain steady engine speed below 2500 RPM and do not accelerate or decelerate abruptly.
Do not over-accelerate the engine during idling, this can cause severe engine damage and would be treated as abuse of the engine which is not covered by warranty.
Tacho red band range:
Gasoline 5500 - 7000 rpm
Diesel 5000 - 7000 rpm
Diesel (High Variant): Tacho red band shall change based on engine parameters
3.1.3 Fuel Level Gauge
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The fuel level gauge functions only when the ignition is switched ON. It gives the status of the fuel level in the fuel tank. F indicates the tank is full (57 +/- 2 liters), E indicates the tank is empty.
When the fuel level reaches the reserve, the last bar will be displayed and low fuel telltale will be ON (approx 12 liters). when the fuel tank is completely empty, last bar goes off from display and low fuel telltale will be blinking . The amount of fuel required to fill the tank up may be less than the specified tank capacity, as a small amount of reserve fuel always remains in the tank.
On inclines or curves, due to the movement of fuel in the tank, the fuel level may fluctuate or the last bar may flash earlier than usual. Always check the fuel level when the vehicle is on level road. If the last bar is still off and telltale is blinking even after filling sufficient fuel, contact your Mahindra Authorised Dealer as soon as possible.
When all the bars in the display starts blinking/flashing, contact the nearest Mahindra Authorised Dealer at the earliest.
It is highly recommended to start the fueling at ignition OFF condition and turn on the ignition only when fueling is finished to get correct fuel level.
IGN ON fuel filling may lead to inconsistency and can cause for DTE fluctuation.
3.1.4 Temperature Gauge
The engine coolant temperature gauge functions only when the ignition is switched ON. It indicates the instantaneous engine coolant temperature. The coolant temperature varies with changes in weather, load on engine and driving pattern.
If the gauge moves beyond the normal operating range toward “H” mark. it indicates the engine overheating that may damage the engine. Allow engine to cool. In such situations switch OFF the AC and observe any improvements in the temperature gauge. If not, stop the vehicle and allow the engine to cool down. Check the coolant level in the coolant reservoir and top-up if required. If the engine is still overheating, contact your nearest Mahindra Authorised Dealer.
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Never remove the Degassing tank cap when the engine is hot. The engine coolant is under pressure and could splash on to skin/eyes causing severe burns. Wait for the engine to cool down before adding coolant to the reservoir.
Do not continue driving the vehicle with an overheated engine. This will lead to damage of engine components and engine seizure.
3.1.5 Outside Ambient Temperature (if equipped)
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This Screen shows the outside ambient temperature and we can change units based on infotainment setting.
3.1.6 Gear Information
Gear information shows the actual gear the vehicle is currently in.
Based on the various parameters, it will also provide an up shift / down shift recommendation for better fuel economy.
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UP/DOWN arrows recommend to up shift / down shift the drive gear.
3.1.7 Odometer
The odometer records and displays the total distance travelled in Km. Odometer cannot be reset.
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3.2 Drive Mode (If equipped)
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Drive modes shall change driving characteristics by changing elements such as Engine power, Traction control, Climate control and Steering weight settings.
The vehicle has selectable drive modes like Zip, Zap and Zoom. The selection of drive mode is made via dedicated button or switches.
Drive selection menu part of cluster and cluster will display the current drive mode.
Refer Drive modes in the “Starting and Driving chapter” for further details
3.3 4XPLOR Mode (If equipped)
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4XPLOR Drive Mode System is designed to adjust the vehicle’s driving dynamics for the type of terrain you’re driving on. It uses throttle position, vehicle speed, and steering angle to determine how your vehicle is responding compared to your commands. Torque is then adjusted front to rear and side to side in a split second to enhance traction
Refer 4XPLOR mode in the “Starting and Driving chapter 1” for further details
3.4 Instrument Cluster Control Switches
The instrument cluster menus can be changed using the cluster control switches on the Steering wheel or the Driver side switch bank.
Driver side switch bank is located on the right hand side of the Instrument Panel.
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A: UP button: Used to scroll vertically up direction
B: Down button: Used to scroll vertically down direction
C: Menu button: Horizontal scrolling i.e., change in menu
D: OK button: Select a option
The right most steering wheel switches are used to control the instrument cluster menus.
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A: Menu button: Horizontal scrolling i.e., change in menu
B: UP button: Used to scroll vertically up direction
C: OK button: Select a option
D: Down button: Used to scroll vertically down direction
E: Favorite button: Select a Favorite option
3.5 Instrument Cluster screen flow
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3.6 Drive Info
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Drive info can be accessed by pressing MENU button in Steering Wheel/Driver side switch bank.
Use OK button to enter Drive info page.(High)
3.6.1 Trip Meter
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Two trip meters are available with max range of 9999.9 km. These are available in drive info menu and can be accessed using UP/DOWN switch.
Trip meter can be reset by long press of OK. Resetting trip will reset average speed and drive time associated with the particular trip.
It is recommended to reset the trip meters when battery is disconnected and reconnected
3.6.2 Drive Time
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Drive Duration is the elapsed time from the start of this trip cycle.
Drive time is part of trip page. Drive time will reset along with trip reset.
3.6.3 Average Speed
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Average Speed is calculated based on the total distance covered and time taken from the start of this trip cycle. Average speed info is part of trip page. Average speed will reset along with trip reset.
3.6.4 Clock & Date
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The time on the clock & date is in sync with the infotainment. Any change in infotainment will reflect on the cluster. Refer settings for changing clock type.
3.6.5 Driver Drowsiness Index (If equipped)
Drowsiness detection is a safety technology that can prevent accidents that are caused by drivers who fell asleep while driving.
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Cluster will display the 5 level of driver attention level based on drive Pattern
5 Attention Bars - Indicates that the driver is Completely Awake.
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4 Attention Bars - Indicates that the driver is Quite Awake.
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3 Attention Bars - Indicates that the driver is Neither Awake nor Sleepy.
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2 Attention Bars - Indicates that the driver is slightly sleepy and can stay awake with effort.
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1 Attention Bars - Indicates that the driver is extremely Sleepy and can’t stay awake
Refer DDD section in “Starting and Driving the vehicle” chapter for more details
3.6.6 REGEN (If equipped)
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This page will appear only when vehicle is capable of Park regeneration (DPF telltale ON or Blinking) along with REGEN telltale.
Refer fuel emission control section for more details on Park regeneration.
3.7 Fuel Info
Fuel info can be accessed by pressing MENU button in Steering wheel/driver side switch bank.
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It displays data related to fuel consumption pattern of vehicle. Use OK button to enter Fuel info page (High)
3.7.1 Distance to Empty (DTE)
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Distance to Empty is the approximate distance that can be covered with the available fuel.
3.7.2 Average Fuel Efficiency (AFE)
AFE is calculated based on the last AFE reset cycle.
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AFE can be reset by long press of OK button in Steering wheel/driver side switch bank.
Additional options to change AFE reset to every ignition ON or after every fuel refill are present in the settings menu.
3.7.3  Instantaneous Fuel Economy (IFE)
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Instantaneous Fuel Economy is calculated based on your current driving pattern. Higher value on display means vehicle is consuming less fuel, lower value on display implies it is consuming more fuel.
3.7.4  DEF Level (If equipped)
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Instrument cluster will display the amount of DEF present in the DEF tank
3.7.5  ECO Score (If equipped)
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It displays the average Eco Score from your Ecosense screen in the Infotainment.
3.8 Digital Speed
Digital speedometer displays the speed of the vehicle numerically. It provides an immersive experience by having option to switch off the lights of Speedometer and Tachometer.
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Digital speedometer can be accessed by pressing MENU button in Steering wheel/driver side switch bank.
Use OK button to enter Digital Speed page.
3.9 Vehicle Info
Vehicle info can be accessed by pressing MENU button in Steering wheel/driver side switch bank.
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It displays data related to vehicle information like TPMS , Roll & Pitch and 4WD Torque distribution.
Use OK button to enter Vehicle info page.
3.9.1 Tyre Pressure (if equipped)
Tyre Pressure is an electronic system designed to monitor the air pressure inside pneumatic tyres.
This system will alert the driver if the tyre pressure falls below the low pressure or raises above high pressure warning limit for any reason. Including low temperature effects and natural pressure loss through the tyre. The Tiretronics will continue to alert the driver and will not turn off untill the tyre pressure is inflated to the recommended pressure.
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Refer Tiretronics chapter for more details.
3.9.2 Power & Torque (If equipped)
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This screen indicate the current power and torque with respect to max power which can be achieved.
3.10 Navigation (If equipped)
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Navigation can be accessed by pressing MENU button in Steering wheel/driver side switch bank.
It displays data related to map view which is displayed in infotainment.
Use OK button to enter Navigation page.
Cluster will display the Navigation information.
Like Turn By Turn Navigation and Full / Partial Map view from Android auto (If available) or native navigation.
Partial Screen Navigation
Turn by Turn Navigation
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To enter Full navigation if you are at partial Navigation screen, Long Press the OK switch to view full map.
3.11 Cluster Setting (if equipped)
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Settings can be accessed by pressing MENU switch. To enter inside settings, press ok.
Use UP / DOWN button to navigate setting features
Following settings are available:
1. AFE Auto Reset
2. Passenger Airbag
3. Drowsiness Detection*
4. TPMS – Auto Learn *
5. Tyre Fill Assist *
6. Sound*
7. Clock Type
8. Date *
9. Time *
10. Factory Reset
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3.11.1 AFE Auto Reset
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to AFE Auto Reset option
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3. Press OK to enter AFE Auto Reset option. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select.
After Ignition : After a predetermined time where the vehicle’s ignition is OFF the AFE will reset.
After Refuelling : Refuelling at ignition OFF and then driving will reset the AFE.
3.11.2 Passenger Airbag
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Passenger Airbag option
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3. Press OK to Select following screen will appear. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select, a pop-up will appear to confirm the selection
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4. Press OK to select a option. Confirm your selection by selecting Ok or Cancel.
3.11.3 Drowsiness Detection(if equipped)
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Drowsiness Detection Option
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3. Press OK to Enable / Disable the Drowsiness Detection Option.
3.11.4 TPMS-Auto Learn (if equipped)
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to TPMS-Auto Learn Option
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3. Press OK to Enable / Disable the TPMS-Auto Learn Option.
3.11.5 Tyre Fill Assist (if equipped)
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Tyre Fill Assist Option
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3. Press OK to Enable / Disable the Tyre Fill Assist Option.
3.11.6 Sound (if equipped)
Turn Indicators, Notifications Sound are having options to select different sounds and Volume level adjustment.
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Sound Option.
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3. Press ok to enter Sound Option. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to enter Sound Options
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4. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select.
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5. Use Up/Down button to Select the volume Level. Press OK to enter Volume Option.
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6. Up/Down button to select the volume levels. Press OK to select. Once selected it will return to previous page.
3.11.7 Clock Type
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Clock Type Option.
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3. Press ok to enter Clock Type option. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select.
3.11.8 Date (if equipped)
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to date Option.
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3. Press ok to enter date option. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select.
4. Use Up/Down button to select date format and set date. Press OK to set.
3.11.9 Time (If equipped)
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to time option.
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3. Press ok to enter time option. Use Up/Down button to navigate to the option. Press OK to select.
4. Use Up/Down button to select time format and set time. Press OK to set.
3.11.10 Factory Reset
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1. Navigate to Setting menu using MENU button.
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2. Press OK to enter setting. Press Up/Down button to navigate to Factory Reset Option.