Tata Punch 2021 Frequently Asked Questions User Manual

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Tata Punch 2021 Frequently Asked Questions User Manual

Alternate Function

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What are the advantages of this feature?
    This feature helps to reduce the fuel consumption, CO2 emission by automatically shutting down the Engine when the Vehicle is in standstill conditions like traffic signal, Traffic jam, etc.
  2. When the Vehicle is in Engine Idle stop start Phase, how can I start the Vehicle to move?
    Simply press the Clutch fully down to Start the Vehicle. No need to use Key / Push Start Switch.
  3. Can I start the Engine only by pressing the Clutch Pedal for the first time when I enter in Vehicle?
    No. Always the first start has to be through Ignition Key or Push button.
  4. How can I activate deactivate this feature?
    This feature will be active as default when Ignition is ON. If you wish to switch it OFF, press the ISS switch.
  5. Whether AC will work when the Engine is in Idle stop start mode?
    No. AC function will not be available when the Engine is in Idle stop start mode. Only Blower will be functional.
  6. How to start the Engine if feeling too hot  too cold when Engine is in Idle stop start mode?
    In the event of higher temperature difference, Engine will automatically restart without any user input. As an alternate user can start the Vehicle by pressing the Clutch pedal fully.
  7. What will happen If press the Clutch continuously in traffic signals?
    System will not shut down the Engine automatically when the Clutch is pressed continuously.
  8. Whether I am allowed to crank the Vehicle normally when the system is in Idle stop start mode?
    Yes. You can perform the normal cranking by switching off and Switch ON the Ignition Key  Push button.
  9. Whether the vehicle will stop and restart when the Vehicle in Gear condition?
    No. Idle Stop and Start function will not work when the Gear level is not in Neutral.
    Smart Alternator Management
    Smart Alternator management (applicable if equipped with Intelligent Alternator Con-trol feature) – a Green Environment initia-tive.
    Your vehicle is equipped with fuel saving smart alternator management system to recuperate the brake energy to charge the Battery to help conserve fuel, CO2.

Working

When the Vehicle is running, if the acceleration demand is higher than threshold, smart alternator management system will allow the Battery discharge to reduce the load on the Engine. When the Vehicle is in deceleration and the accelerator demand is lower than threshold, smart alternator management system recuperates the brake energy and charges the Battery. Battery discharge and charge behavior is dynamic behavior during the Vehicle running. Following Conditions Will Prevent Smart Alternator Function Standby Not Enabled.

  1. Head Lamp ON (Low / High)
  2. Battery System is unhealthy
  3. Any System fault.

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Alternator function

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What are the advantages of this feature?
    This feature helps to reduce the fuel consumption, CO2 emission by balancing the Battery discharge and charge during the Vehicle running.
  2. Do I need to adjust my driving pat-tern to enable this function?
    No. This smart function will automatically perform this smart alternator function and adjust to your driving pattern.
  3. Is there any issue to my Battery charging due to this function when I follow aggressive driving cycle?
    No. This smart function is capable enough to manage the Battery charging according to your drive cycle.
  4. Do I see any variation in my head lamp performance when the Battery charge discharge behavior which is dynamic?
    No. This smart function will accommodate the charge discharge behavior according to the head lamp status.
  5. Do I see any perceivable variation in my system function when this function executed?
    No. This smart function won’t create any functional issue to the vehicle system. You may see some difference in air flow of blower when it is in higher speed when this function is active. But this won’t affect the quality of the vehicle function.

WARNING
Deactivate the Idle Stop Start (ISS) function for any operation to be per-formed in the Engine compartment.

PARKING BRAKE

Mechanical parking brake acting on the rear wheels is provided on the vehicle.Tata Punch User 2021 REVERSE GEAR Manual 09

Parking brake applied

To apply the parking brake, pull the lever up fully. The parking brake tell-tale light comes on in the instrument cluster.Tata Punch User 2021 REVERSE GEAR Manual 10

Parking brake released

To release it, pull the lever up slightly, press the release button and push the lever down. The parking brake tell-tale in the instrument cluster will turn ‘OFF’ when the lever is fully released.

NOTE
Apply the parking brake properly before leaving the vehicle and release it before moving.

Reference Links

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