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Symbols and messages for electronic stability control

A number of symbols and messages regarding electronic stability control (ESC1) can be shown on the driver display. Here are some examples.
PS2-2007-Electronic Stability Control symbol
Constant glow for approx. 2 secondsSystem check upon start-up of car.
PS2-2007-Electronic Stability Control symbol
Flashing lightThe system is being activated.
PS2-2007-Electronic Stability Control Sport symbol
Constant glow

Sport mode is selected.

NOTE: The system is not deactivated in this mode — it is partly reduced.

Traction control temporarily offThe system has been temporarily reduced due to excessive brake temperature - the function is reactivated automatically when the brakes have cooled.
PS2-2007-Electronic Stability Control symbol
ESC Service required

The system is disengaged. Stop the car at a safe place.

Check whether the fault was temporary or if it persists by: exiting the car, locking the car, unlocking and re-entering.

A text message can be cleared by briefly pressing the PS-1926-Steering wheel OK button symbol button, located in the centre of the steering wheel's right-hand keypad.

If a message is still shown, contact Polestar Customer Support.

  1. 1 Electronic Stability Control