2009 Mercedes-Benz CL Class Owner's Manual

2009 Mercedes-Benz CL Class owners manual
Year:
2009
Make:
Mercedes-Benz
Model:
CL Class
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
9.29 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction
21
Notes
21
Vehicle equipment
21
Service and warranty information
22
Important notice for California retail buyers and lessees of Mercedes-Benz automobiles
22
Maintenance
22
Roadside Assistance
23
Change of address or ownership
23
Proper use of the vehicle
24
Information regarding electronic recording devices
26
At a glance
28
Exterior view
28
Cockpit
30
Instrument cluster
32
Storage compartments
34
Control systems
36
Center console
39
Overhead control panel
40
Driver’s door control panel
41
Safety and security
44
Introduction
44
SRS indicator lamp
45
Air bags
45
Occupant Classification System
50
Seat belts
54
Preventive occupant safety (PRE-SAFE®)
58
Correct driver seat adjustment
59
Children in the vehicle
61
Introduction
67
ABS
67
BAS
68
BAS Plus (USA only)
68
Adaptive Brake
70
Adaptive Brake Lights
70
EBP
70
ESP®
71
Immobilizer
77
Anti-theft alarm system
77
Canceling the alarm
78
Control systems
80
COMAND operating safety
80
Availability of functions while the vehicle is in motion
81
Switching COMAND on or off
81
COMAND components
81
Operating COMAND
85
System settings menu overview
93
Display settings
94
Time settings
94
Voice Control settings
95
Setting the system language
96
Assigning the favorite button
96
Safety notes
97
Map software
98
Updating the map software
98
Updating process
98
Loading a DVD into the DVD changer
99
Updating
100
General notes
101
Navigation system menu overview
103
Calling up the map display and switching to navigation mode
104
Introduction
109
Entering a destination by the address
110
Entering a destination from the destination memory
126
Entering a destination from the list of last destinations
128
Entering a destination from the map
128
Entering a POI in the surrounding area
130
Entering a POI in the surroundings of a given city
130
Entering a POI in a different region
131
Designating a POI category
131
Route guidance
137
Examples of displays and announcements for a driving maneuver
137
Example of a display without driving maneuvers
139
Destination or destination area reached
139
Partially digitized areas
139
Off-road and off-map
140
Cancel route guidance
143
Continuing canceled route guidance
143
Route browser
143
Displaying info
143
Displaying route information
144
Introduction
145
Real-time traffic notifications in the map
145
Saving a destination in the destination memory
147
Deleting a destination from the destination memory
149
Saving a destination permanently in the destination memory
152
Saving the vehicle position in the list of last destinations
153
Saving the cross hair position in the list of last destinations
153
Safety notes
153
General notes
154
Switching telephone on or off
156
Activating telephone mode
156
Telephone keypad
156
“911” emergency call
156
Entering the PIN
157
Entering the PIN2
158
Entering the PUK/PUK2
158
Entering the unlock code
158
Telephone submenu overview
158
Main telephone menu
159
Mailbox
160
Call lists
160
Incoming call
162
Making an outgoing call
163
Functions during a single-call connection
165
Transferring a call
166
COMAND phone book
167
COMAND address book
172
Bluetooth® settings
182
Safety notes
186
Submenu overview
186
Switching to radio mode
187
Switching wave bands
188
Selecting stations/channels
188
Saving stations
189
Safety notes
191
Submenu overview
191
Introduction to satellite radio
192
Switching to satellite radio
192
Main satellite radio menu
193
Selecting program category
193
Tuning in channels
194
Saving channels
195
Show program info
196
Channel update
196
Safety notes
197
Notes about MP3 mode
197
Notes about audio DVD operation
199
Notes about CDs/DVDs
199
Inserting CDs and DVDs
200
Ejecting CDs and DVDs
201
Inserting/Ejecting a PCMCIA card
202
Submenu overview
202
Switching to audio CD, audio DVD or MP3 mode
204
Stop function
205
Pause function
205
Selecting CD/DVD/MP3 media
205
Selecting a track
206
Fast forward/rewind
206
Selecting a folder
206
Setting the audio format
207
Audio and Video AUX socket
208
Audio AUX
209
Video AUX
209
Safety notes
211
Automatic picture fade-out
211
Notes about video DVD operation
211
Notes about DVDs
211
Functional limitations
212
Inserting or ejecting DVDs
212
Submenu overview of video DVD
212
Switching to video DVD mode
213
Hiding/showing the DVD control menu
213
Hiding/showing the menu system
213
Fast forward/rewind
214
Selecting the DVD medium
214
Stop playback
214
Pause playback
214
Selecting scene/chapter
214
Selecting film/track
215
Screen settings
215
DVD menu
215
Setting the language and audio format
217
Subtitles and camera angles
217
Introduction
218
Setting night security illumination (Exterior Lighting Delayed Switch-off)
218
Locator lighting on/off
219
Exterior mirror convenience settings
220
Automatic locking on/off
220
Activating easy-entry/exit feature
221
Setting interior ambient lighting
222
Setting interior lighting delayed switch-off
222
Extending or retracting rear window sunshade
223
Introduction
225
Setting temperature
225
Adjusting air distribution
226
Adjusting air volume
226
Operating seats via COMAND
229
Lumbar support
230
Introduction
233
Multifunction steering wheel
234
Multifunction display
235
Menus
236
Trip menu
237
Navi menu
239
Audio menu
240
AMG menu
241
Telephone menu
244
Assistance menu
246
Service menu
247
Safety notes
250
General information
251
Spelling
252
Command types
252
Active System
252
Controls
252
Important notes
254
Navigation operation
254
Navigation commands
255
Dialog for entering a complete address
255
Safety notes
261
Telephone operation
261
Safety notes
266
COMAND address book overview
266
Operation with address book not open (global)
266
Operation with address book open (local)
266
Operating and using address book
267
Available commands with the address book not open
267
Safety notes
269
Radio operation
269
Safety notes
271
Operation
271
General commands
273
Telephone commands
274
Navigation commands
276
Address book commands
279
Help function
285
Help commands
285
Help window
285
Entering digits and spelling
286
What to do if ...
286
Voice Control individualization
289
Controls in detail
292
Notes
292
SmartKey
292
KEYLESS-GO
294
Checking SmartKey batteries
296
Loss of the SmartKey
296
Opening the doors from the inside
296
Automatic central locking
297
Locking and unlocking from the inside
297
Opening the trunk
298
Closing the trunk
299
Trunk lid emergency release
301
Valet locking
302
SmartKey
303
Safety notes
305
Seat adjustment
306
Easy-entry/exit feature
308
Rear seat head restraints
310
Seat ventilation
311
Safety notes
312
Steering wheel adjustment
312
Notes
313
Interior rear view mirror
313
Exterior rear view mirrors
313
Auto-dimming rear view mirrors
314
Power folding exterior rear view mirrors
315
Notes
316
Storing positions into memory
317
Recalling positions from memory
317
Notes
318
Exterior lamp switch
318
Combination switch
321
Hazard warning flasher
322
Headlamp cleaning system
322
Corner-illuminating lamps
322
Notes
324
Windshield wipers
325
Opening and closing
327
Synchronizing power windows
328
Summer opening feature
329
Safety notes
330
Starting the engine
330
Driving off
332
Problems while driving
334
Parking
334
Introduction
337
Gear selector lever
338
Shifting procedure
340
Transmission positions
340
Driving tips
341
Gear ranges
342
Automatic shift program
342
One-touch gearshifting
343
Manual shift program
344
Introduction
347
Activating the instrument cluster
347
Adjusting the instrument cluster illumination
347
Coolant temperature gauge
347
Tachometer
348
Outside temperature indicator
348
Introduction
348
Cruise control
349
Hill start assist system
351
DISTRONIC Plus
352
AIRMATIC
365
Active Body Control (ABC)
366
All-wheel drive (4MATIC)
368
Parktronic system
368
Park Assist
371
Advanced Parking Guidance
375
Rear view camera
379
Night View Assist
382
Control panel
387
Notes on climate control system
389
Deactivating the climate control system
389
Air conditioning
390
Automatic mode
390
Setting temperature
390
Adjusting air vents
391
Adjusting air distribution
392
Adjusting air volume
392
Front defroster
393
Maximum cooling MAX COOL
393
Air recirculation mode
394
Residual heat and ventilation
394
Opening and closing
396
Loading instructions
398
Parcel nets
399
Hooks
399
Cup holders
403
Sun visors
404
Ashtrays
404
Cigarette lighter
405
Power outlet
405
Telephone
406
Tele Aid
407
Garage door opener
414
Floormats
418
Infrared reflecting windshield
419
Operation
422
Vehicle equipment
422
Refueling
423
Hood
425
Engine oil
426
Transmission fluid level
429
Active Body Control (ABC) fluid level
429
Coolant level
429
Safety notes
431
Important guidelines
432
Tire care and maintenance
432
Direction of rotation
433
Loading the vehicle
434
Recommended tire inflation pressure
437
Checking tire inflation pressure
439
Tire labeling
443
Load identification
447
DOT, Tire Identification Number (TIN)
447
Maximum tire load
448
Maximum tire inflation pressure
448
Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standards
449
Tire ply material
450
Tire and loading terminology
451
General information
454
Winter tires
454
Snow chains
455
Drive sensibly – save fuel
456
Drinking and driving
457
Pedals
457
Power assistance
457
Brakes
457
Driving off
459
Hydroplaning
460
Standing water
460
Driving abroad
460
Control and operation of radio transmitter
460
Notes
462
Maintenance service indicator message
462
Calling up the maintenance service indicator display
463
Cleaning and care of the vehicle
464
Practical hints
474
First aid kit
474
Vehicle tool kit
474
Notes
477
Text messages
478
Lamps in instrument cluster
529
Unlocking the vehicle
541
Locking the vehicle
543
Safety notes
545
Bulbs
545
Replacing bulbs for front lamps
546
Safety notes
547
Placing wiper arms in vertical position
547
Removing wiper blades
548
Safety notes
549
Preparing the vehicle
549
Safety notes
553
Charging the battery
555
Safety notes
557
Installing towing eye bolt
558
Towing with all wheels on the ground
559
Introduction
560
Before replacing fuses
561
Fuse box in passenger compartment
561
Fuse box in engine compartment
562
Emergency engine shutdown
563
Technical data
566
Vehicle equipment
566
Loss of Service and Warranty Information booklet
567
Identification labels
567
Notes
571
Same size tires
572
Mixed size tires
574
Spare wheel
575
Electrical system
576
Main dimensions
577
Capacities
579
Approved engine oils
581
Engine oil additives
582
Air conditioning refrigerant
582
Brake fluid
582
Premium unleaded gasoline
582
Fuel requirements
583
Gasoline additives
583
Coolants
584
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
585
Service and Literature
587

FAQ about the 2009 Mercedes-Benz CL Class Manual

What contains the 2009 CL Class manual?

The Mercedes-Benz CL Class owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Mercedes-Benz to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Mercedes-Benz CL Class. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Mercedes-Benz CL Class 2009 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Mercedes-Benz CL Class owners can do
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Best practice for driving your Mercedes-Benz CL Class

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