Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual PDF | Page 86

Activating DTC
Press the switch; the DSC OFF indicator lamp
lights up in the speedometer and TRACTION
appears in the tachometer. Dynamic Stability
Control DSC is deactivated, Dynamic Traction
Control DTC is activated.
Deactivating DTC
Press the switch again; the DSC OFF indicator
lamp in the speedometer and TRACTION in the
tachometer go out.
In the interest of better forward momentum,
brake intervention is performed in the manner
of a differential lock when the drive wheels spin
unevenly even when DSC/DTC is deactivated.
Indicator/warning lights
The indicator lamp in the tachometer
flashes: DTC is controlling the drive
forces and brake forces.
The indicator lamp lights up: DSC and DTC has
failed.
The indicator lamp in the speedometer
lights up and TRACTION appears in the
tachometer.
DTC is activated.
Hill drive-off assistant
This system supports driving away on gradients.
The parking brake is not required.
1.
Hold the vehicle in place with the foot
brake.
2. Release the foot brake and drive away
without delay.
After the foot brake is released, the vehicle is
held in place for approx. 2 seconds.
ALL4 all-wheel system
ALL4 is the all-wheel system of your MINI. The
combined effects of ALL4 and DSC further opti‐
mize the traction and dynamic driving charac‐
teristics. The ALL4 all-wheel system variably
distributes the drive forces to the front and rear
axles depending on the driving situation and
prevailing road conditions.
Sport button
When this button is pressed, the vehicle re‐
sponds in an even sportier manner.
The engine responds more spontaneously
to accelerator movements.
The steering responds more directly.
Cooper S, John Cooper Works: the engine
sounds sportier when coasting.
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Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual Summary of Content

Activating DTCPress the switch; the DSC OFF indicator lamplights up in the speedometer and TRACTIONappears in the tachometer. Dynamic StabilityControl DSC is deactivated, Dynamic TractionControl DTC is activated.Deactivating DTCPress the switch again; the DSC OFF indicatorlamp in the speedometer and TRACTION in thetachometer go out.In the interest of better forward momentum,brake intervention is performed in the mannerof a differential lock when the drive wheels spinunevenly even when DSC/DTC is deactivated.Indicator/warning lightsThe indicator lamp in the tachometerflashes: DTC is controlling the driveforces and brake forces.The indicator lamp lights up: DSC and DTC hasfailed.The indicator lamp in the speedometerlights up and TRACTION appears in thetachometer.DTC is activated.Hill drive-off assistantThis system supports driving away on gradients.The parking brake is not required.1.Hold the vehicle in place with the footbrake.2. Release the foot brake and drive awaywithout delay.After the foot brake is released, the vehicle isheld in place for approx. 2 seconds.ALL4 all-wheel systemALL4 is the all-wheel system of your MINI. Thecombined effects of ALL4 and DSC further optimize the traction and dynamic driving characteristics. The ALL4 all-wheel system variablydistributes the drive forces to the front and rearaxles depending on the driving situation andprevailing road conditions.Sport buttonWhen this button is pressed, the vehicle responds in an even sportier manner. The engine responds more spontaneouslyto accelerator movements. The steering responds more directly. Cooper S, John Cooper Works: the enginesounds sportier when coasting.Seite 86CONTROLSDriving stability control systems86Online Edition for Part no. 01 40 2 964 433 - VI/15