Download manual 2015 Volkswagen PassatManual Description
In this section you'll find information about, there is a camera in the luggage compartment lid to assist the driver while backing up or maneuvering, screen of the factory-installed radio navigation system, rear View may take a few seconds to bring up camera image.
Accessories, replacement parts, repairs and modifications ⇒ Parts, accessories, repairs, ⇒ Booklet Radio ⇒ Booklet Navigation system, the Rear View Camera system is not able to give you a clear and undistorted view all areas, the camera has blind spots in which it cannot detect people objects.
Always be careful and look around you when parking, animals, and objects in certain situations, posts, chain-link fences and similar fences, and other objects, or it may not show them clearly, the camera lens enlarges and distorts the field of vision and causes objects screen.
Always keep the camera lens clean and free of snow and ice; do not cover lens, the Rear View Camera system technology cannot overcome the laws physics, result in accidents severe injuries, always adjust your speed and driving style to road, traffic, weather, visibility conditions.
Always keep an eye on the parking direction and the vehicle surroundings, the vehicle swings out more than the rear vehicle, never pay so much attention to the graphics shown on the screen that you fail notice, what is going around you.
Always watch for people, especially small children, animals, objects, because, camera may not always be able detect them, use the Rear View Camera system only when the luggage compartment lid completely, the camera shows only two-dimensional images on the screen.
Field, it may be difficult or impossible to identify protruding objects or recesses road, things like thin rods, fences, posts, and trees may not be detected by camera could, Please first read and note the introductory information heed WARNINGS, shift into Reverse when the ignition is switched.
Press a function selection button on the radio or the navigation system ⇒ Booklet Radio ⇒ Booklet Navigation, oR: Touch the function button screen, display turns off after few seconds, switch off display by shifting out.
Drive forward faster than about 10 mph (16 km/h), function buttons on screen ⇒ fig, display or hide menu bar, turn off rearview camera screen.
Adjust display: brightness, contrast, color (for vehicles with navigation unit), – When an incorrect or unclear image is displayed, such as when there is poor visibility lens, – If the area behind the vehicle cannot be seen clearly completely, – When the luggage compartment lid open.
System checked by an authorized Volkswagen dealer or an authorized Volkswagen Service Facility, examples of optical distortion by camera, the Rear View Camera system displays only two-dimensional images, objects on the ground or protruding parts on other vehicles are difficult or impossible identify due.
To the lack depth field, objects or another vehicle may seem closer or farther away on the screen than they really are, – When driving from a level surface onto an upward downward slope, – When driving up or down a slope onto level surface.
Keep the camera lens clean and free snow ice, remove ice with deicer spray ⇒ , never use abrasive cleaning agents to clean camera lens, never remove snow or ice on the camera lens with warm or hot water.
Volkswagen recommends practicing parking with Rear View Camera system in safe place with, little or no traffic or in a parking lot under good visibility and weather conditions order familiarize, yourself with the system, the orientation lines and way they work.