Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual PDF | Page 52

Steptronic transmission
Remote control in the ignition lock or, with
Comfort Access, inside the vehicle, refer to
page 28.
1. Depress the brake pedal.
2. Move the selector lever to position P or N.
3. Press the Start/Stop button.
The ignition is activated automatically for a cer‐
tain time and is stopped as soon as the engine
starts.
Engine stop
General information
WARNING
Unattended children or animals can move
the vehicle and endanger themselves and traf‐
fic, e.g. with the following actions:
Pressing the Start/Stop button.
Releasing the parking brake.
Opening and closing of doors or windows.
Shifting the selector lever into neutral.
Using vehicle equipment.
There is risk of accidents or injuries. Do not
leave children or animals unattended in the ve‐
hicle. Carry remote control along when exiting
and lock the vehicle.
WARNING
An unsecured vehicle can put itself into
motion and roll away. There is risk of an acci‐
dent. Before exiting, secure the vehicle against
rolling.
In order to ensure that the vehicle is secured
against rolling away, observe the following:
Set the parking brake.
On uphill grades or on a slope, turn the
front wheels in the direction of the curb.
On uphill grades or on a slope, additionally
secure the vehicle, e.g. with a wheel
chock.
Before driving into a car wash
To make it possible for the vehicle to roll in an
automatic car wash, follow the information on
Washing in automatic car washes, refer to
page 190.
Switching off the engine
Manual transmission
1.
With the vehicle at a standstill, press the
Start/Stop button.
2. Shift into first gear or reverse.
3. Set the parking brake firmly.
4. Remove the remote control from the igni‐
tion lock.
Steptronic transmission
1.
Engage transmission position P with the ve‐
hicle stopped.
2. Press the Start/Stop button.
3. Set the parking brake firmly.
4. Remove the remote control from the igni‐
tion lock.
Parking brake
The concept
The parking brake is primarily intended to pre‐
vent the vehicle from rolling while parked; it
brakes the rear wheels.
Also follow the instructions under Switching off
the engine, refer to page 52.
Setting
The lever engages automatically.
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Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual Summary of Content

Steptronic transmissionRemote control in the ignition lock or, withComfort Access, inside the vehicle, refer topage 28.1. Depress the brake pedal.2. Move the selector lever to position P or N.3. Press the Start/Stop button.The ignition is activated automatically for a certain time and is stopped as soon as the enginestarts.Engine stopGeneral informationWARNINGUnattended children or animals can movethe vehicle and endanger themselves and traffic, e.g. with the following actions: Pressing the Start/Stop button. Releasing the parking brake. Opening and closing of doors or windows. Shifting the selector lever into neutral. Using vehicle equipment.There is risk of accidents or injuries. Do notleave children or animals unattended in the vehicle. Carry remote control along when exitingand lock the vehicle.WARNINGAn unsecured vehicle can put itself intomotion and roll away. There is risk of an accident. Before exiting, secure the vehicle againstrolling.In order to ensure that the vehicle is securedagainst rolling away, observe the following: Set the parking brake. On uphill grades or on a slope, turn thefront wheels in the direction of the curb. On uphill grades or on a slope, additionallysecure the vehicle, e.g. with a wheelchock.Before driving into a car washTo make it possible for the vehicle to roll in anautomatic car wash, follow the information onWashing in automatic car washes, refer topage 190.Switching off the engineManual transmission1.With the vehicle at a standstill, press theStart/Stop button.2. Shift into first gear or reverse.3. Set the parking brake firmly.4. Remove the remote control from the ignition lock.Steptronic transmission1.Engage transmission position P with the vehicle stopped.2. Press the Start/Stop button.3. Set the parking brake firmly.4. Remove the remote control from the ignition lock.Parking brakeThe conceptThe parking brake is primarily intended to prevent the vehicle from rolling while parked; itbrakes the rear wheels.Also follow the instructions under Switching offthe engine, refer to page 52.SettingThe lever engages automatically.Seite 52CONTROLSDriving52Online Edition for Part no. 01 40 2 964 433 - VI/15