2020 Defender

DRIVER CONDITION MONITOR

WARNING

Make sure the relevant safety warnings have been read and understood before driving the vehicle. See DRIVING AIDS SAFETY.

The driver condition monitor feature continuously evaluates driving technique for signs of fatigue. The feature determines fatigue in two levels:

  1. Fatigued.

  2. Highly fatigued.

In the event of the driver becoming fatigued:

The instrument panel displays a white icon. The instrument panel also emits a chime.

The driver condition monitor feature may warn the driver every five minutes if the driver continues to be fatigued.

In the event of the driver becoming highly fatigued:

The instrument panel displays an amber icon. The instrument panel also emits a chime.

The driver condition monitor feature may warn the driver every 10 minutes if the driver continues to be highly fatigued.

NOTES

After 30 seconds the highly fatigued amber icon extinguishes automatically.

The driver condition monitor feature can be switched on or off via the touchscreen. To switch the feature on or off, complete the following steps:

  1. Touch the settings icon from any screen. See SYSTEM SETTINGS.

  2. Select Vehicle.

  3. Select Driver Assistance.

  4. Select Driver condition monitor.

  5. Driver fatigue alert: Touch to switch toggle on or off.

NOTES

The Driver fatigue alert setting always returns to its default state ON, after the vehicle is switched off, even if the feature was disabled by the driver.

The driver condition monitor feature can also find nearby rest areas, if selected, for when the driver becomes fatigued.

The instrument panel notifies the driver that rest areas are available nearby. The rest areas display on the touchscreen.

To switch the feature on or off, complete the following steps:

  1. Touch the settings icon from any screen. See SYSTEM SETTINGS.

  2. Select Vehicle.

  3. Select Driver Assistance.

  4. Select Driver condition monitor.

  5. Find rest areas: Touch to switch toggle on or off.

NOTES

The Find rest areas feature selection is retained across all ignition cycles.