BSI system operation

BSI system operation  - Blind Spot Warning (BSW) System/Blind Spot Intervention™ (BSI) 
System/Back-up Collision Intervention (BCI) System (if so equipped) - Starting and driving - Infiniti JX Owners Manual - Infiniti JX

If the radar sensors detect vehicles in the detection zone, the Blind spot warning indicator light located near the outside mirrors illuminates. If your vehicle is approaching a lane marker, the system chimes a sound (three times) and the Blind spot warning indicator light flashes. Then the system applies the brakes on one side of the vehicle for a moment to help return the vehicle back to the center of the lane. BSI operates regardless of turn signal usage

If the radar sensors detect vehicles in the detection zone, the Blind spot warning indicator light located near the outside mirrors illuminates. If your vehicle is approaching a lane marker, the system chimes a sound (three times) and the Blind spot warning indicator light flashes. Then the system applies the brakes on one side of the vehicle for a moment to help return the vehicle back to the center of the lane. BSI operates regardless of turn signal usage

NOTE:
Warning and brake control will only be activated if the Blind spot warning indicator light is already illuminated when your vehicle approaches a lane marker. If another vehicle comes into the detection zone after your vehicle has crossed a lane marker, no warning or brake control will be activated. For additional information see “BSW/BSI driving situations” in this section.

The BSI system is typically activated earlier than the Lane Departure Prevention (LDP) system when your vehicle is approaching a lane marker.

The BSI system turns on when the dynamic driver assistance switch on the steering wheel is pushed when the “Blind Spot Intervention” is enabled in the settings menu on the meter display.

The BSI system turns on when the dynamic driver assistance switch on the steering wheel is pushed when the “Blind Spot Intervention” is enabled in the settings menu on the meter display.

The BSI ON indicator light (green) on the instrument panel illuminates when the BSI system is turned on.

The BSI system provides a chime and turns on or flashes the Blind spot warning indicator light even if the BSW system is off.

How to enable/disable the BSI system

Perform the following steps to enable or disable the BSI system.

Perform the following steps to enable or disable the BSI system.

1. Press the “Settings” displays in the vehicle information display. Use the  to select “Driver Assistance”. button until “Settings” displays in the vehicle information display. Use the to select “Driver Assistance”.

Then press the ENTER button.
2. Select “Driver Aids”, and press the ENTER button.
3. To set the BSI system to on or off, use the ● Select “Blind Spot” and press the ENTER button. buttons to navigate in the menu and use the ENTER button to select or change an item:

● Select “Blind Spot” and press the ENTER button.

– To turn on the warning, use the ENTER button to check box for “Warning (BSW)”
– To turn on the system, use the ENTER button to check box for “Assistance (BSI)”
– Use the ENTER button to toggle through the brightness choices — “Bright / STD /Dark”

BSI temporarily not available

When any of the following messages appear on the meter display, a chime will sound and the BSI system will be turned off automatically.

● “Unavailable Road is slippery” :

When the VDC system (except TCS function) or ABS operates.
● “Unavailable VDC OFF” :

When the VDC system is turned off.
● “Unavailable Snow mode active” :

When the drive mode select switch is turned to the SNOW mode.
● “Unavailable High Cabin Temp. ” :

When the camera detects that the interior temperature is high (over approximately 104°F (40°C)).
● “Unavailable Side Radar Obstruction” :

When side radar blockage is detected.

Turn off the BSI system and turn it on again when the above conditions no longer exist

BSI malfunction

When the BSI system malfunctions, it will be turned off automatically, a chime will sound and the BSI system warning light (orange) will illuminate.

Action to take:

Stop the vehicle in a safe location, turn the engine off and restart the engine. If the warning light (orange) continues to illuminate, have the system checked by an INFINITI retailer.

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