Range Rover: Switching off the engine - Starting the engine - Range Rover Owner's ManualRange Rover: Switching off the engine

Before stopping the engine, ensure that the vehicle is parked safely with the parking brake applied and P selected.

Press and release the engine START/STOP button to stop the engine. The audio, telephone and touch screen systems will revert to stand-by mode.

Pressing the START/STOP button again (without pressing the brake pedal), will activate the systems.

Switching off the engine while the vehicle is moving:


It is not advisable to switch off the engine while the vehicle is moving. However, if a situation arises where engine switch off is urgent, the following procedure applies:

1. Press and hold the START/STOP button for 2 seconds, or

2. Press and release the START/STOP button twice within 2 seconds.

With either method, the warning message Engine Stop Button Pressed will be displayed.

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