2010 Mercedes-Benz C Class Owner's Manual

2010 Mercedes-Benz C Class owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
Mercedes-Benz
Model:
C Class
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
7.21 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction
22
Notes
22
Vehicle equipment
22
Service and warranty information
22
Important notice for California retail buyers and lessees of Mercedes-Benz automobiles
23
Maintenance
23
Roadside Assistance
23
Change of address or ownership
23
Proper use of the vehicle
25
Information\n\t\tregarding electronic recording devices
25
At a glance
28
Exterior view
28
Cockpit
29
Instrument cluster
30
Upper part \n\t\t
33
Lower part \n\t\t
34
Overhead control panel
34
Door control panel, seat adjustment
35
Safety and security
38
Introduction
38
SRS indicator lamp
38
Air bags
39
Occupant Classification System
44
BabySmart™ air bag deactivation system
48
Seat belts
50
NECK-PRO active front head restraints (except C 63 AMG)
54
Correct driver seat adjustment
55
Children in the vehicle
56
Introduction
62
ABS
63
BAS
63
Adaptive Brake
64
EBP
64
Immobilizer
68
Anti-theft alarm system
69
Canceling the alarm
70
Controls in detail
72
Notes
72
SmartKey
72
KEYLESS-GO
73
Checking SmartKey batteries
75
Loss of the SmartKey
75
Replacing the SmartKey
76
Opening the doors from the inside
76
Automatic central locking
76
Locking and unlocking from the inside
77
Opening the trunk
77
Closing the trunk
78
Trunk lid emergency release
78
SmartKey
79
Safety notes
81
Seat adjustment
82
Lumbar support
84
Seat with adaptive backrest
84
Rear seat head restraints
85
Safety notes
86
Steering wheel adjustment, manual
87
Steering wheel adjustment, electrical
87
Notes
88
Interior rear view mirror
88
Exterior rear view mirrors
88
Auto-dimming rear view mirrors
89
Exterior rear view mirror parking position
89
Notes
91
Storing positions into memory
91
Notes
92
Exterior lamp switch
92
Combination switch
95
Hazard warning flasher
95
Headlamp cleaning system
95
Corner-illuminating front fog lamps
96
Interior lighting in the front
97
Notes
98
Windshield wipers
98
Opening and closing
100
Synchronizing door windows
101
Summer opening feature
101
Safety notes
103
Starting the engine
103
Driving off
105
Problems while driving
106
Parking
107
Introduction
109
Introduction
110
Gear selector lever
110
Shifting procedure
111
Transmission positions
111
Driving tips
112
Gear ranges
113
Automatic shift program
113
One-touch gearshifting
114
Manual shift program
115
Emergency operation (limp-home mode)
118
Introduction
118
Activating the instrument cluster
119
Adjusting the instrument cluster illumination
119
Coolant temperature gauge
119
Tachometer
119
Outside temperature indicator
120
Introduction
120
Multifunction steering wheel
120
Multifunction display
122
Menus and submenus
123
Trip menu
123
AMG menu
125
Navi menu
128
Audio menu
128
Tel menu
130
Service menu
131
Audio and telephone operation
138
Audio system overview
139
Operating safety
139
Audio system components
139
Menu
144
Operation
146
SYS menu
149
Radio operation
150
Satellite radio
154
CD and MP3 mode
160
Audio AUX mode
168
Telephone
169
Emergency calls “911”
175
Phone book
176
Call lists
178
Making calls
179
Introduction
182
Cruise control
182
Hill-start assist system
185
All-wheel drive (4MATIC)
185
Dynamic handling package with sport driving mode
186
Parktronic system (Parking assist)
187
Control panel
191
Notes on climate control system
192
Deactivating the climate control system
193
Air conditioning
193
Automatic mode
194
Setting temperature
194
Adjusting air vents
194
Adjusting air distribution
196
Adjusting air volume
196
Front defroster
196
Maximum cooling MAX COOL
197
Air recirculation mode
197
Using driver-side settings for passenger side
198
Opening and closing
198
Extending and retracting the roller sunblinds
201
Opening and closing the panorama roof with power tilt/sliding panel
202
Loading instructions
204
Roof rack
205
Parcel nets
205
Cargo tie-down rings
205
Hooks
205
Split rear seat bench
206
Front storage compartments
207
Cup holders
209
Sun visors
210
Rear window sunshade
210
Ashtrays
211
Cigarette lighter
211
Power outlets
212
Compass
212
Tele Aid
213
Garage door opener
218
Floormats
222
Operation
224
Vehicle equipment
224
Refueling
224
Hood
226
Engine oil
227
Transmission fluid level
229
Coolant level
229
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
230
Safety notes
231
Important guidelines
231
Recommended tire inflation pressure
232
Checking tire inflation pressure
234
Maximum tire inflation pressure
239
Loading the vehicle
240
Maximum tire load
244
Direction of rotation
244
Tire care and maintenance
245
Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standards
246
Rotating tires
247
Tire labeling
248
Load identification
251
DOT, Tire Identification Number (TIN)
251
Tire ply material
252
General information
254
Winter tires
254
Snow chains
255
Drive sensibly – save fuel
256
Drinking and driving
256
Pedals
256
Power assistance
257
Brakes
257
Driving off
259
Hydroplaning
259
Standing water
259
Driving abroad
259
Control and operation of radio transmitter
260
Notes
260
Maintenance service indicator message
261
Calling up the maintenance service indicator display
261
Cleaning and care of the vehicle
262
Practical hints
270
First aid kit
270
Vehicle tool kit
270
Notes
272
Text messages
274
Lamps in instrument cluster
299
Unlocking the vehicle
311
Locking the vehicle
312
Fuel filler flap
312
Manually unlocking the gear selector lever
313
Resetting activated NECK-PRO active front head restraints
313
Safety notes
315
Bulbs
316
Replacing bulbs for front lamps
317
Safety notes
318
Removing wiper blades
319
Safety notes
319
Preparing the vehicle
320
Safety notes
323
Charging the battery
325
Safety notes
327
Installing towing eye bolt
328
Towing with all wheels on the ground
329
Introduction
330
Before replacing fuses
330
Fuse box in passenger compartment
330
Fuse box in trunk
331
Fuse box in engine compartment
331
Technical data
334
Vehicle equipment
334
Loss of\n\t\tService and Warranty Information booklet \n\t\t
334
Identification labels
334
Vehicle specification C 250 (204.052)
336
Vehicle specification C 250 Sport (204.052)
336
Vehicle specification C 250 4MATIC (204.085)
337
Vehicle specification C 250 4MATIC Sport (204.085)
338
Vehicle specification C 300 (204.054)
339
Vehicle specification C 300 Sport (204.054)
340
Vehicle specification C 300 4MATIC (204.081)
341
Vehicle specification C 300 4MATIC Sport (204.081)
342
Vehicle specification C 350 (204.056)
343
Vehicle specification C 350 Sport (204.056)
344
Vehicle specification C 350 4MATIC (204.087)
345
Notes
346
Same size tires
348
Mixed size tires
349
Capacities
351
Approved engine oils
355
Engine oil additives
355
Air conditioning refrigerant
356
Brake fluid
356
Premium unleaded gasoline
356
Fuel requirements
356
Flexible Fuel Vehicles
357
Gasoline additives
357
Coolants
358
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
360
Service and\n\t\t Literature
363

FAQ about the 2010 Mercedes-Benz C Class Manual

What contains the 2010 C Class manual?

The Mercedes-Benz C 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 C 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 C Class 2010 owner's manual:

  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Best practice for driving your Mercedes-Benz C Class
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

Where to download the 2010 Mercedes-Benz C Class Owners Manual?

The Mercedes-Benz C Class owner manual for the 2010 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Mercedes-Benz C Class year 2010 free?

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The Mercedes-Benz C Class (2010) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2010 is available in English.

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