2010 Mercedes-Benz R Class Owner's Manual

2010 Mercedes-Benz R Class owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
Mercedes-Benz
Model:
R Class
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
7.37 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
24
Proper use of\n\t\tthe vehicle
25
Information\n\t\tregarding electronic recording devices
25
At a glance
28
Exterior view
28
Cockpit
29
Instrument cluster
30
Upper part
33
Lower part
34
Overhead control panel
34
Door control panel
35
Safety and security
38
Introduction
38
SRS indicator lamp
38
Air bags
39
Occupant Classification System
44
BabySmart™ air bag deactivation system
47
Seat belts
49
Preventive occupant safety (PRE-SAFE®)
54
NECK-PRO active front head restraints
55
Correct driver seat adjustment
56
Children in the vehicle
57
Introduction
65
ABS
65
BAS
66
EBP
66
Immobilizer
69
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
Opening the doors from the inside
76
Automatic central locking
76
Locking and unlocking from the inside
76
Tailgate
77
SmartKey
81
Safety notes
83
Seat adjustment
84
Easy-entry/exit feature for third-row seats
86
Lumbar support
88
Rear seats
88
Multicontour seat
92
Seat ventilation
92
Safety notes
93
Steering wheel adjustment, manual
94
Steering wheel adjustment, electrical
94
Easy-entry/exit feature
94
Notes
95
Interior rear view mirror
96
Exterior rear view mirrors
96
Auto-dimming rear view mirrors
96
Exterior rear view mirror parking position
97
Notes
98
Storing positions into memory
99
Notes
99
Exterior lamp switch
99
Combination switch
102
Hazard warning flasher
103
Headlamp cleaning system
103
Corner-illuminating front fog lamps
103
Interior lighting in the front
104
Notes
105
Windshield wipers
106
Rear window wiper/washer
107
Opening and closing
108
Synchronizing door windows
109
Summer opening feature
110
Safety notes
112
Starting the engine
112
Driving off
114
Problems while driving
115
Parking
116
Introduction
117
Gear selector lever
118
Shifting procedure
120
Transmission positions
120
Driving tips
121
Gear ranges
121
Automatic shift program
122
One-touch gearshifting
122
Emergency operation (limp-home mode)
123
Introduction
124
Activating the instrument cluster
124
Adjusting the instrument cluster illumination
125
Resetting trip odometer
125
Introduction
125
Multifunction steering wheel
125
Multifunction display
127
Menus and submenus
128
Standard display menu
128
Audio/DVD menu
130
Navigation menu
131
AIRMATIC/Compass menu
131
Distronic menu
131
Vehicle status message memory menu
132
Settings menu
132
Distance warning function
140
Trip computer menu
141
Introduction
144
Cruise control
144
Distronic
147
Hill-start assist system
155
Rear-axle level control
155
AIRMATIC
155
Adaptive Damping System (ADS)
155
Vehicle level control
156
All-wheel drive (4MATIC)
158
Parktronic system
158
Control panel
166
Notes on climate control
168
Deactivating the climate control system
168
Air conditioning
169
Automatic mode
169
Setting the temperature
170
Adjusting air distribution
170
Adjusting air volume
170
Front defroster
170
Air recirculation mode
171
Control panels
172
Notes on 3-zone automatic climate control
176
Deactivating the climate control system
177
Air conditioning
177
Automatic mode
178
Setting the temperature
178
Adjusting air distribution
179
Adjusting air volume
180
Front defroster
180
Air recirculation mode
181
Residual heat and ventilation
182
Using driver-side settings for all temperature zones
182
Opening and closing
183
Extending and retracting the roller sunblinds
186
Opening and closing the panorama roof with power tilt/sliding panel
186
Loading instructions
188
Roof rack
189
Parcel nets
190
Cargo tie-down rings
190
Hooks
191
Expanding cargo volume
191
Cargo compartment cover blind
196
Cargo net
198
Front storage compartments
199
Rear storage compartments
201
Cup holders
203
Sun visors
205
Rear door window sunshade
206
Ashtrays
206
Cigarette lighter
207
Power outlets
207
Tele Aid
209
Garage door opener
215
Compass
218
Floormats
219
Infrared reflecting windshield
219
Operation
222
Vehicle equipment
222
Refueling
222
Hood
224
Radiator
226
Engine oil
226
Transmission fluid level
227
Coolant level
227
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
228
Safety notes
229
Important guidelines
229
Recommended tire inflation pressure
230
Checking tire inflation pressure
232
Maximum tire inflation pressure
237
Loading the vehicle
238
Maximum tire load
242
Direction of rotation
242
MOExtended system
242
Tire care and maintenance
243
Uniform Tire Quality Grading Standards
244
Rotating tires
245
Tire labeling
246
Load identification
249
DOT, Tire Identification Number (TIN)
249
Tire ply material
250
General information
253
Winter tires
253
Snow chains
254
Drive sensibly – save fuel
255
Drinking and driving
255
Pedals
255
Power assistance
255
Brakes
255
Driving off
257
Hydroplaning
257
Standing water
258
Trailer towing
258
Driving abroad
261
Control and operation of radio transmitter
262
Notes
262
Maintenance service indicator message
263
Calling up the maintenance service indicator display
264
Cleaning and care of the vehicle
264
Practical hints
272
First aid kit
272
Vehicle tool kit
272
Notes
276
Text messages
277
Lamps in instrument cluster
301
Unlocking the vehicle
310
Locking the vehicle
311
Fuel filler flap
311
SmartKey
313
Safety notes
314
Bulbs
315
Replacing bulbs for front lamps
316
Safety notes
319
Removing wiper blades
320
Safety notes
321
Preparing the vehicle
322
Sealing tires with TIREFIT
322
Mounting the spare wheel
326
MOExtended system
332
Safety notes
335
Charging the battery
337
Safety notes
340
Installing towing eye bolt
340
Towing with all wheels on the ground
342
Introduction
342
Before replacing fuses
343
Fuse box in passenger compartment
343
Fuse box in engine compartment
343
Fuse box in cargo compartment
344
Emergency engine shutdown
344
Technical data
346
Vehicle equipment
346
Loss of\n\t\tService and Warranty Information booklet \n\t\t
346
Identification labels
346
Vehicle specification R 350 BlueTEC (251.125)
348
Notes
349
Same size tires
351
Capacities
352
Approved engine oils
354
Engine oil additives
354
Air conditioning refrigerant
354
Brake fluid
354
Premium unleaded gasoline (gasoline engine)
355
Fuel requirements
355
Gasoline additives (gasoline engine)
356
AdBlue®
356
Coolants
357
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
359
Service and\n\t\t Literature
363

FAQ about the 2010 Mercedes-Benz R Class Manual

What contains the 2010 R Class manual?

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

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

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

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

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

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2010 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Mercedes-Benz R 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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