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Vehicle equipment

All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not available in a vehicle, e. g., because of the selected optional equipment or country variant. This also applies for safety-related functions and systems.

Tow-starting
Automatic transmission Do not tow-start the vehicle. Due to the automatic transmission, the engine cannot be started by tow-starting. Have the cause of the starting difficulties remedied. Manual ...

Car washes
Notes Steam jets or high-pressure washers When using steam jets or high-pressure washers, hold them a sufficient distance away and use a maximum temperature of 140 ℉/ 60 ℃. Holdi ...

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Sound settings
Call volume Call volume can be only be adjusted during a call. Use the buttons in the steering wheel keypad or the infotainment system’s VOL control. Infotainment system volume If no phone call ...

From inside the vehicle (central locking button)
Central locking button The lock buttons on the door panel can be used to lock or unlock all doors and the trunk at the same time. Press to lock and to unlock. Unlocking The vehicle can be u ...

Channel lock
Access to specific channels can be restricted (locked). A locked channel will not provide audio, song titles, or artist information. NOTE All channels are initially unlocked. Locking a chann ...