DS 3 Manuals

DS 3: Access / Electric windows

DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual

DS 3. Electric windows

  1. Left-hand front
  2. Right-hand front
  3. Left-hand rear
  4. Right-hand rear
  5. Deactivation of the electric window controls located at the rear seats

    Locking of the rear doors (depending on version)

Manual operation

  • To open/close the window, press/pull the switch without passing the point of resistance; the window stops as soon as the switch is released.

Automatic operation

  • To open/close the window, press/pull the switch past its resistance point: the window opens/closes completely when the switch is released.

Operating the switch again stops the movement of the window.

DS 3. Electric windows Window controls remain operational for approximately 45 seconds after switching off the ignition or after locking the vehicle. After that time, the controls are disabled. To reactivate them, switch on the ignition or unlock the vehicle.


If the window meets an obstacle while rising, it stops and immediately partially lowers again.

Deactivation of the rear controls for the rear electric windows

DS 3. Electric windows For children's safety, press switch 5 to deactivate the rear electric windows controls.

The indicator lamp for the button comes on, accompanied by a message confirming activation.

With the ignition on, it remains lit, as long as the child lock remains activated.

Use of the rear electric windows from the driver's controls remains possible.

DS 3. Electric windows For versions fitted with an electric child lock, this control also deactivates the interior rear door controls.

For more information on the Child lock, refer to the corresponding section.

Reinitialising the electric windows

After reconnecting the battery, or in the event of abnormal window movement, the anti-pinch function must be reinitialised.

The anti-pinch function is disabled during the following sequence of operations.

For each window:

  • Lower the window fully, then raise it; it will rise in steps of a few centimetres each time the control is pressed. Repeat the operation until the window is fully closed.
  • Continue to pull the control for at least one second after the window reaches the closed position.

DS 3. Electric windows If an electric window meets an obstacle during operation, the movement of the window must be reversed. To do this, press the relevant control.

When the driver operates the passengers’ electric window controls, it is important to ensure that nothing can prevent the window from closing properly.

It is important to ensure that passengers use the electric windows correctly.

Pay particular attention to children when operating the windows.

Be aware of passengers and/or other persons present when closing windows using the key or the "Keyless Entry and Starting" system.

Do not put your head or arms through the open windows when the vehicle is moving - risk of serious injury!


    (Depending on version) System which protects and provides a deterrent against theft and break-ins. Exterior perimeter monitoring The system checks for opening of the vehicle...

    Ease of use and comfort


    Other information:

    DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Steering mounted controls

    Radio: Select the previous/next preset radio station. Select the previous/next item in a menu or a list. Media: Select the previous/next track. Select the previous/next item in a menu or a list. Radio: Short press: display the list of radio stations. Long press: update the list. Media: Short press: display the list of folders. Long press: display the available sorting options. Short press: c..

    DS 3 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Charging the battery using a battery charger

    For optimum service life of the battery, it is essential to maintain an adequate state of charge. In some circumstances, it may be necessary to charge the battery: When using the vehicle mainly for short journeys. If the vehicle is to be taken off the road for several weeks. Consult a dealer or a qualified workshop. To charge the vehicle's battery yourself, use only a charger compati..


    Display in operation

    DS 3. Display in operation

    Once the system has been activated, the following information is grouped together in the head-up display:

    The speed of the vehicle. Cruise control/speed limiter information and, if the vehicle is so equipped, the Road signs recognition function. If the vehicle is so equipped, inter-vehicle distance information, lane departure warning system information, lane positioning assist information, and automatic emergency braking alerts. If the vehicle is so equipped, navigation information.

    read more

    Copyright © 2024 www.ds3manuals.com