2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Owner's Manual

2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
Mercedes-Benz
Model:
CLS
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
5.71 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction
21
Notes
21
Vehicle equipment
21
Service and warranty information
21
Important notice for California retail buyers and lessees of Mercedes-Benz automobiles
22
Maintenance
22
Roadside Assistance
22
Change of address or ownership
22
Proper use of the vehicle
24
Information\n\t\tregarding electronic recording devices
24
At a glance
28
Exterior view
28
Cockpit
29
Instrument cluster
30
Upper\n\t\tpart
33
Lower\n\t\tpart
34
Door control panel
34
Overhead control panel
35
Safety and security
38
Introduction
38
SRS indicator lamp
38
Air bags
39
Occupant Classification System
43
Seat belts
47
Preventive occupant safety (PRE-SAFE®)
51
NECK-PRO active front head restraints
52
Correct driver seat adjustment
53
Children in the vehicle
54
Introduction
59
ABS
60
BAS
61
Adaptive Brake
61
EBP
61
Immobilizer
64
Anti-theft alarm system
64
Canceling the alarm
65
Controls in detail
68
Notes
68
SmartKey
68
KEYLESS-GO
69
Checking SmartKey batteries
71
Loss of the SmartKey
72
Replacing the SmartKey
72
Opening the doors from the inside
72
Automatic central locking
73
Locking and unlocking from the inside
73
Opening the trunk
73
Closing the trunk
74
Trunk lid emergency release
76
SmartKey
78
Safety notes
79
Seat adjustment
80
Lumbar support
81
Rear seat head restraints
82
Multicontour seat
82
Seat ventilation
83
Safety notes
84
Steering wheel adjustment
84
Easy-entry/exit feature
85
Notes
86
Interior rear view mirror
86
Exterior rear view mirrors
86
Auto-dimming rear view mirrors
86
Notes
87
Storing positions into memory
88
Notes
88
Exterior lamp switch
89
Combination switch
91
Hazard warning flasher
92
Headlamp cleaning system
92
Corner-illuminating front fog lamps
93
Interior lighting in the front
93
Notes
94
Windshield wipers
94
Opening and closing
96
Synchronizing door windows
97
Summer opening feature
98
Safety notes
98
Starting the engine
99
Driving off
100
Problems while driving
101
Parking
102
Introduction
103
Gear selector lever
104
Shifting procedure
104
Transmission positions
105
Driving tips
106
Gear ranges
106
Automatic shift program
107
One-touch gearshifting
107
Manual shift program
109
Introduction
110
Activating the instrument cluster
111
Adjusting the instrument cluster illumination
111
Coolant temperature indicator
111
Resetting trip odometer
112
Introduction
112
Multifunction steering wheel
112
Multifunction display
113
Menus and submenus
114
Standard display menu
114
AMG menu
115
Audio/DVD menu
118
Navigation menu
119
Distronic menu
119
Vehicle status message memory menu
119
Settings menu
120
Trip computer menu
126
Introduction
129
Cruise control
129
Distronic
131
Airmatic DC (Dual Control)
139
Control panels
145
Notes on climate control system
147
Deactivating the climate control system
147
Air conditioning
148
Automatic mode
148
Setting the temperature
149
Adjusting air vents
149
Adjusting air distribution
151
Adjusting air volume
151
Front defroster
151
Maximum cooling MAX COOL
152
Air recirculation mode
152
Residual heat and ventilation
153
Opening and closing
154
Loading instructions
156
Roof rack
157
Ski bag (Canada only)
157
Parcel net
159
Hooks
159
Front storage compartments
160
Cup holders
162
Sun visors
163
Rear window sunshade
164
Ashtrays
164
Cigarette lighter
165
Power outlets
165
Tele Aid
166
Garage door opener
171
Floormats
175
Operation
178
Vehicle equipment
178
Refueling
178
Hood
180
Engine oil
181
Transmission fluid level
182
Coolant level
182
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
183
Safety notes
184
Important guidelines
185
Recommended tire inflation pressure
185
Checking tire inflation pressure
187
Maximum tire inflation pressure
194
Loading the vehicle
195
Maximum tire load
199
Direction of rotation
199
MOExtended system
200
Tire care and maintenance
200
Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standards
201
Rotating tires
202
Tire labeling
203
Load identification
206
DOT, Tire Identification Number (TIN)
206
Tire ply material
207
General information
210
Winter tires
210
Snow chains
210
Drive sensibly – save fuel
212
Drinking and driving
212
Pedals
212
Power assistance
212
Brakes
212
Driving off
214
Hydroplaning
214
Standing water
215
Driving abroad
215
Control and operation of radio transmitter
215
Notes
216
Maintenance service indicator message
216
Calling up the maintenance service indicator display
217
Cleaning and care of the vehicle
217
Practical hints
226
First aid kit
226
Vehicle tool kit
226
Spare wheel
228
Notes
230
Text messages
231
Lamps in instrument cluster
253
Unlocking the vehicle
263
Locking the vehicle
264
Manually unlocking the gear selector lever
265
Fuel filler flap
265
SmartKey
267
Safety notes
268
Bulbs
269
Replacing bulbs for front lamps
270
Safety notes
272
Placing wiper arms in vertical position
272
Removing wiper blades
273
Safety notes
273
Preparing the vehicle
273
Mounting the spare wheel
274
Safety notes
280
Charging the battery
281
Safety notes
283
Installing towing eye bolt
284
Towing with front axle raised
285
Introduction
286
Before replacing fuses
287
Fuse box in passenger compartment
287
Fuse box in trunk
287
Technical data
290
Vehicle equipment
290
Loss of\n\t\tService and Warranty Information booklet \n\t\t
290
Identification labels
290
Vehicle specification CLS 550 (219.372)
292
Notes
293
Same size tires
295
Mixed size tires
296
Capacities
298
Approved engine oils
300
Engine oil additives
300
Air conditioning refrigerant
300
Brake fluid
300
Premium unleaded gasoline
301
Fuel requirements
301
Gasoline additives
301
Coolants
302
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
304
Service and\n\t\t Literature
307

FAQ about the 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Manual

What contains the 2010 CLS manual?

The Mercedes-Benz CLS 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 CLS. 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 CLS 2010 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Mercedes-Benz CLS owners can do
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Maintenance for your Mercedes-Benz CLS, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Mercedes-Benz CLS year 2010 free?

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The Mercedes-Benz CLS (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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