2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Owner's Manual

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG owners manual
Year:
2011
Make:
Mercedes-Benz
Model:
SLS AMG
Rating:
(7)

Online manual

Size:
17.73 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction
28
Notes
28
Vehicle equipment
28
Service and warranty information
28
Important notice for California retail buyers and lessees of Mercedes-Benz automobiles
29
Maintenance
29
Roadside Assistance
29
Change of address or ownership
29
Proper use of the vehicle
31
Information regarding electronic recording devices
31
At a glance
34
Exterior view
34
Indicator and warning lamps
37
Upper part
40
Lower part
41
Overhead control panel
42
Door control panel
43
Safety and security
46
Introduction
46
SRS indicator lamp
46
Air bags
47
Occupant Classification System
51
Seat belts
54
Correct driver seat adjustment
58
Exiting the vehicle in an emergency
59
Children in the vehicle
59
Introduction
63
ABS
63
BAS
64
ESC
64
EBP
67
Adaptive Brake
67
Immobilizer
68
Anti-theft alarm system
68
Canceling the alarm
69
Where to Find it
72
Symbols
72
COMAND Control System
74
Multifunction Steering Wheel
82
Operating COMAND
87
System Menu Overview
94
Display Settings
95
Time
95
Read-Out
96
Voice Control
97
Bluetooth®
98
Rear View Camera
101
Reset
101
Vehicle Equipment
101
Safety Instructions
102
Updating the Map Software
102
Input Restriction
104
General Information
104
Menu Overview
105
Basic Settings
109
Block Area
114
Introduction to Destination Input
116
Entering a Destination via the Address
116
Entering a Destination from the Destination Memory
124
Entering Destination from the Last Destinations
125
Entering Destination via the Map
125
Entering Stopover Destination
126
Entering a POI in Local Area of Destination
128
Entering a POI in the Vicinity of the Location
129
Entering a POI in the Vicinity of a Specific Location
129
Entering POIs via Name Search
129
Entering a POI via Phone Number Search
129
Choosing a POI Category
129
General Notes
134
Driving Maneuver
135
Example Display without Driving Maneuver
136
Traffic Lane Recommendations
137
Destination or Destination Region Reached
137
Off-road and Off-map
137
Navigation Announcements
139
Canceling Route Guidance
139
Detour Function
139
Alternative Route
140
Route Browser
140
Real-Time Traffic Notifications in the Map
141
Real-Time Traffic Notification Symbols
142
Displaying Real-Time Traffic Reports
143
Read-aloud Function
145
Home Address
145
Storing a Destination in the Destination Memory
147
Saving a Destination Permanently in the Destination Memory
149
Saving the Vehicle Position in the List of Last Destinations
149
Saving the Crosshair Position in the List of Last Destinations
149
Safety Precautions
149
General Information
150
Activating the Mobile
151
Submenu Overview
154
COMAND Phone Book
155
Call Lists
157
Making Calls
160
Audio Menu
170
Radio
171
Satellite Radio
175
CD Audio/DVD Audio/MP3
179
Music Register
191
Media Interface
194
General Information
200
Submenu Overview
203
DVD Video
203
Overview
208
Phone
211
Navigation
214
Address Book
220
Radio and Satellite Radio
223
DVD Changer
226
External Equipment (Aux)
227
Command List
227
Trouble Shooting
233
Controls in detail
238
Notes
238
SmartKey
238
Checking SmartKey battery
239
Loss of the SmartKey
239
Replacing the SmartKey
240
Doors
240
Automatic central locking
241
Locking and unlocking from the inside
241
Opening the trunk
241
Closing the trunk
242
Trunk lid emergency release
242
KEYLESS-GO
243
Safety notes
245
Seat adjustment
246
Adjusting dorsal and lateral support
246
Safety notes
247
Steering wheel adjustment
247
Notes
248
Interior rear view mirror
248
Exterior rear view mirrors
248
Auto-dimming rear view mirrors
249
Exterior rear view mirror parking position
249
Notes
251
Storing positions into memory
251
Notes
251
Exterior lamp switch
252
Combination switch
253
Hazard warning flasher
254
Headlamp cleaning system
254
Notes
255
Windshield wipers
255
Opening and closing
257
Synchronizing power windows
258
Summer opening feature
258
Safety notes
259
Starting the engine
260
Driving off
261
Problems while driving
262
Parking
263
Introduction
265
Gear selector lever
265
Shifting procedure
266
Transmission positions
267
Driving tips
268
Gear ranges
268
Automatic shift program
269
One-touch gearshifting
269
Manual shift program
270
AMG button (SETUP)
272
Introduction
273
Activating the instrument cluster
273
Engine oil temperature gauge
273
Tachometer
273
Outside temperature indicator
273
Introduction
274
Multifunction steering wheel
274
Multifunction display
275
Menus and submenus
277
Trip computer menu
277
Navi menu
279
Audio menu
281
Tel menu
282
Service Menu
283
Settings menu
284
Introduction
292
Cruise control
292
RACE START
294
Hill-start assist system
295
Parktronic system
296
Control panel
300
Notes on climate control system
301
Deactivating the climate control system
301
Air conditioning
302
Automatic mode
302
Setting temperature
302
Adjusting air vents
303
Adjusting air distribution
304
Adjusting air volume
304
Front defroster
304
Maximum cooling MAX COOL
305
Air recirculation mode
305
Using driver-side settings for passenger side
305
Parcel net
306
Cup holder
308
Sun visors
308
Ashtray
309
Cigarette lighter
309
Power outlet
310
mbrace
310
Garage door opener
315
Trickle charge socket
319
Floormat (driver’s side)
319
Operation
322
Vehicle equipment
322
Refueling
322
Hood
324
Engine oil
325
Transmission fluid level
326
Coolant level
326
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
327
Safety notes
328
Important guidelines
328
Recommended tire inflation pressure
329
General information
349
Winter tires
349
Snow chains
349
Drive sensibly - save fuel
350
Drinking and driving
351
Pedals
351
Power assistance
351
Brakes
351
Driving off
353
Hydroplaning
353
Standing water
353
Driving abroad
353
Control and operation of radio transmitters
353
Notes
354
Maintenance service indicator message
354
Calling up the maintenance service indicator display
355
Cleaning and care of the vehicle
356
Practical hints
364
First aid kit
364
Notes
366
Text messages
367
Lamps in the instrument cluster
390
Mechanical key
399
Unlocking/locking the vehicle
400
Unlocking/locking the trunk
400
Safety notes
402
Replacing bulbs for front lamps
402
Safety notes
402
Placing wiper arms in vertical position
403
Removing wiper blades
403
Notes
404
Preparing the vehicle
404
Preparing the vehicle
407
Removing the wheel
409
Safety notes
412
Charging the battery
414
Safety notes
417
Installing towing eye bolt
417
Towing with rear axle raised
418
Introduction
419
Before replacing fuses
419
Fuse box in passenger footwell
420
Fuse box in trunk
420
Technical data
422
Vehicle equipment
422
Engine number
423
Notes
424
Capacities
427
Approved engine oils
428
Engine oil additives
428
Air conditioning refrigerant
428
Brake fluid
428
Premium unleaded gasoline
429
Fuel requirements
429
Gasoline additives
429
Coolants
430
Washer system and headlamp cleaning system
431

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What contains the 2011 SLS AMG manual?

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG 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 SLS AMG. 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 SLS AMG 2011 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG owners can do
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Best practice for driving your Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

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