When using the mechanical key 2 for lock operations, it can be removed by sliding it out of the remote control. The alarm will last approximately 3 minutes in form of flashing exterior lamps. To prevent triggering the tow-away alarm feature, switch off the tow-away alarm before towing the vehicle, or when parking on a surface subject to movement, such as a ferry or auto train. The system does not deactivate the door mounted side impact airbag. Please read and observe warning labels affixed to the inside of the vehicle and to infant or child restraints. Angle of head restraints: The head restraint angle can be adjusted manually. The engine cannot be started.
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 213 and Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 213. Their protective functions are designed to complement one another. The side impact airbag for the front passenger deploys only if the front passenger seat is occupied. Otherwise they will be struck by the airbag when it inflates in a crash. The shoulder portion of the seat belt must be pulled snug and checked for snugness immediately after engaging it. Turning off seat heater: If one indicator lamp is on, press upper half of switch. Your Mercedes-Benz represents the efforts of many skilled engineers and craftsmen.
To install: Insert head restraint and push it down to the stop. The position should be as far rearward as possible, consistent with ability to properly operate controls. Guide seat belt between its seat cushion mount and backrest mount along outside of right side child seat mount. Adjust head restraint to support the back of the head approximately at ear level. Please do not use them. Never wear seat belts in any other way than as described in this section, as that could result in serious injuries in case of an accident. Children too big for child restraint systems must ride in back seats using regular seat belts.
The mechanical key does not operate the central locking system or antitheft alarm system. Introduced in 1993 as a replacement for the 190 W201 range, the C-Class was the smallest model in the marque's lineup until the A-Class arrived in 1997. The mechanical key does not operate the central locking system or antitheft alarm system. The passenger front airbag will not deploy only if the ü indicator lamp remains illuminated. The backrest and seat belt provide the best restraint when the wearer is in an upright position and the belt is properly positioned on the body. Emergency unlocking in case of accident The doors unlock automatically a short time after an accident in which an airbag or emergency tensioning retractor deploys this is intended to aid rescue and exit. For your protection, drive only with properly positioned head restraints.
Do not remove head restraints except when mounting seat covers. Tow-away alarm The switch is located in the center console. If the vehicle was previously locked with the central locking switch, while in the selective remote control mode, only the door opened from the inside is unlocked. Activation depends on the direction and severity of the impact exceeding the preset thresholds and whether the seat belt is fastened. Note: Remove the mechanical key from the electronic main key when using valet parking service. The driver and passengers will then be protected by the fastened seat belts and inertia reel in the usual manner. Do not drive the vehicle without the seat head restraints.
See page 273 for notes on the ü indicator lamp. Check the batteries of the electronic main key, see page 332, or synchronize the electronic main key, see page 334. To install a child seat, the mounts 1 must be folded forward until they lock in place. That could cause serious or fatal injuries. Note: The steering wheel adjustment can be stored together with the seat and exterior mirror adjustment.
They are designed to help improve the safety of the vehicle operator and occupants. To unlock vehicle with the remote control, see page 25. However, the engine must be turned off. The driver and passenger should always wear their seat belts, otherwise it is not possible for the airbags to provide their supplemental protection. Push button 1 and pull out head restraint completely.
Certain Mercedes-Benz models are available for delivery in Europe under our European Delivery Program. To prevent the vehicle door locks from locking, deactivate the automatic central locking. The fuel filler flap remains unlocked. The fuel filler flap cannot be locked or unlocked with the mechanical key. Otherwise they will be struck by the airbag when it inflates in a crash. Always keep both feet on the floor in front of the seat.
Do not leave children unattended in the vehicle, or with access to an unlocked vehicle. The service life of the airbags extends to the date indicated on the label located on the driver side door latch post. Locking: Push handle 1 in until it engages. One indicator lamp in the switch lights up. Never place anything between seat cushion and child seat e. Notes: If the vehicle was previously locked with the remote control, the doors and trunk cannot be unlocked with the central locking switch. Head restraints are intended to help reduce injuries during an accident.
Only minor personal adjustments, as described below, should then be required. Then return it to your vehicle where it will be handy for your reference. Adjust head restraint to support the back of the head approximately at ear level. Notes: In case of a malfunction in the central locking system the doors can be locked and unlocked individually. Never place hands under seat or near any moving parts while a seat is being adjusted.