- Symptom/Vehicle Issue: Hill Start Assist Disable Procedure - Discussion: Request to disable the Hill Start Assist, procedure to complete. - Hill Start Assist disable procedure (if desired) - Note vehicle roll back mitigation will not be present with this feature disabled.
- Hill Start assist can be disabled if desired. This procedure applies to vehicles equipped with a manual or automatic transmission -
Wheels must be pointed straight ahead, on a level surface.
Automatic transmission should be in Park.
Place manual transmission in neutral if equipped.
Begin with the ignition off.
Engage park brake,
Start engine and wait for ESC OFF lamp to turn off.
Apply brake pedal.
Turn steering wheel 200 degrees counter clockwise (just over half a turn from center position) Press the "ESC off " button 4 times.
Rotate the steering wheel back to center and continue in a clockwise direction until 200 degrees past center.
Turn the ignition to off position.
- If procedure was done correctly , ESC malfunction lamp will flash -