Environmental conditions

  • Say the commands, numbers, and letters smoothly and with normal volume, emphasis, and speed.
  • Always say commands in the language of the system. The language for the mobile phone voice operation is preset and cannot be changed in the Control Display.
  • Keep the doors, windows, and glass sunroof* closed to prevent noise interference.
  • Avoid making other noise in the vehicle while speaking.
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