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Information stage

Information stage

The dimmed lamp in the mirror housing indicates when there are vehicles in the blind spot or approaching from behind.

Warning

If the turn signal is set while a vehicle is in the critical zone, the steering wheel vibrates briefly and the lamp in the mirror housing flashes brightly.

The warning stops when the turn signal is switched off, or the other vehicle leaves the critical zone.

    Switching on/off
    Press the button. ▷ On: the LED lights up. ▷ Off: the LED goes out. The system can issue warnings at speeds above approx. 30 mph/50 km/h. The state is stored for the remote contro ...

    System limits
    Personal responsibility The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the traffic situation. In the event of a warning, do not jerk the steering wheel, as you ...

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    Product information
    Mercedes-Benz recommends that you use genuine Mercedes-Benz parts, conversion parts and accessories that have been approved for the type of vehicle. Mercedes-Benz tests genuine parts as well as ...

    Important safety notes
    Do not leave the SmartKey in the trunk/cargo compartment. You could otherwise lock yourself out. WARNING When leaving the vehicle, always remove the SmartKey from the ignition lock. Always ...

    Manual seats
    Moving the seats backwards and forwards WARNING: Rock the seat backwards andforwards after releasing the lever tomake sure that it is fully engaged inits catch. Adjusting the height of the driver†...