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Vehicle care
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Closing
Before closing the bonnet, press the
support into the holder.
Lower the bonnet and let it fall into the
latch from a low height (20-25 cm).
Check that the bonnet is engaged.
Caution
Do not press the bonnet into the
latch to avoid dents.
Pull out the dipstick, wipe it clean,
The engine oil level must not exceed
Engine oil
reinsert it fully, pull out and read the
the MAX mark on the dipstick.
Check the engine oil level manually
engine oil level.
on a regular basis to prevent damage
When the engine oil level has
Caution
to the engine. Ensure that the correct
dropped to the MIN mark, top up the
specification of engine oil is used.
engine oil.
Overfilled engine oil must be
drained or suctioned out. If the
Recommended fluids and lubricants
Different dipsticks are used
engine oil exceeds the maximum
3 255.
depending on engine variant.
level, do not start the vehicle and
The maximum engine oil
We recommend the use of the same
contact a workshop.
consumption is 0.6 l per 1000 km.
grade of engine oil that was used at
Check with the vehicle on a level
last change.
Capacities 3 266.
surface. The engine must be at
Fit the cap on straight and tighten it.
operating temperature and switched
off for at least 5 min.
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the coolant concentration checked
Engine coolant
and have the cause of the coolant
The factory filled coolant provides
loss remedied by a workshop.
freeze protection down to approx.
-37 °C.
Washer fluid
Caution
Only use approved antifreeze.
Coolant and antifreeze 3 255.
Coolant level
If the cooling system is cold, the
Caution
coolant level should be above the
MIN mark. Top up if the level is low.
Too low a coolant level can cause
engine damage.
9 Warning
Allow the engine to cool before
Fill with clean water mixed with a
opening the cap. Carefully open
suitable quantity of approved
the cap, relieving the pressure
windscreen washer fluid which
slowly.
contains antifreeze.
To top up, use a 1:1 mixture of
released coolant concentrate mixed
with clean tap water. If no coolant
concentrate is available, use clean
tap water. Install the cap tightly. Have
Vehicle care
217
Caution
Only washer fluid with a sufficient
antifreeze concentration provides
protection at low temperatures or
a sudden drop in temperature.
Batteries do not belong in household
Washer fluid 3 255.
waste. They must be disposed of at
an appropriate recycling collection
point.
Brakes
Laying up the vehicle for more than
In the event of minimum thickness of
four weeks can lead to battery
the brake lining, a squealing noise
The brake fluid level must be between
discharge. Disconnect the clamp from
sounds during braking.
the DANGER and MAX marks.
the negative terminal of the vehicle
Continued driving is possible but
If fluid level is below DANGER seek
battery.
have the brake lining replaced as
the assistance of a workshop.
Ensure the ignition is switched off
soon as possible.
Brake and clutch fluid 3 255.
before connecting or disconnecting
Once new brake linings are installed,
the vehicle battery.
do not brake unnecessarily hard for
Vehicle battery
Battery discharge protection 3 122.
the first few journeys.
The vehicle battery is maintenance-
Replacing the vehicle battery
free provided that the driving profile
Brake fluid
allows sufficient charging of the
Note
battery. Short-distance-driving and
Any deviation from the instructions
9 Warning
given in this section may lead to
frequent engine starts can discharge
the battery. Avoid the use of
temporary deactivation or
Brake fluid is poisonous and
disturbance of the stop-start system.
unnecessary electrical consumers.
corrosive. Avoid contact with eyes,
skin, fabrics and painted surfaces.
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Vehicle care
When the vehicle battery is being
Discharge protection
Warning label
replaced, please ensure that there
are no open ventilation holes in the
Battery voltage
vicinity of the positive terminal. If a
When the vehicle battery voltage is
ventilation hole is open in this area, it
running low, a warning message will
must be closed off with a dummy cap,
appear in the Driver Information
and the ventilation in the vicinity of the
Centre.
negative terminal must be opened.
When the vehicle is being driven, the
Ensure that the battery is always
load reduction function temporarily
replaced by the same type of battery.
deactivates certain functions, such as
the air conditioning, the heated rear
The vehicle battery has to be
window, heated steering wheel, etc.
replaced by a workshop.
The deactivated functions are
Stop-start system 3 139.
reactivated automatically as soon as
Meaning of symbols:
Charging the vehicle battery
conditions permit.
● No sparks, naked flames or
Idle boost
smoking.
9 Warning
If charging of the vehicle battery is
● Always shield eyes. Explosive
required due to battery condition, the
On vehicles with stop-start
gases can cause blindness or
power output of the generator must
system, ensure that the charging
injury.
be increased. This will be achieved by
potential does not exceed 14.6 V
● The vehicle battery contains
an idle boost which may be audible.
when using a battery charger.
sulphuric acid which could cause
Otherwise the vehicle battery may
A message appears in the Driver
blindness or serious burn
be damaged.
Information Centre.
injuries.
Power outlet
● Keep the vehicle battery out of
Jump starting 3 244.
The power outlets are deactivated in
reach of children.
the event of low vehicle battery
voltage.
Vehicle care
219
Deactivating power saving mode
Diesel fuel system bleeding
further information.
Power saving mode is deactivated
If the tank has been run dry, the diesel
● Explosive gas may be present in
automatically when the engine is
fuel system must be bled. Switch on
the vicinity of the vehicle battery.
restarted. Run the engine for a
the ignition three times for
sufficient charge:
15 seconds at a time. Then crank the
Power saving mode
● for less than 10 minutes to use
engine for a maximum of
This mode deactivates electrical
the consumers for approx.
40 seconds. Repeat this process after
consumers to avoid excessive
5 minutes
no less than 5 seconds. If the engine
discharging of the vehicle battery.
● for more than 10 minutes to use
fails to start, seek the assistance of a
These consumers, such as the
the consumers for up to approx.
workshop.
Infotainment system, windscreen
30 minutes
wipers, low beam headlights,
Wiper blade replacement
courtesy light, etc. can be used for a
Heating functionalities
total maximum time of about
Windscreen
Note
40 minutes after ignition is switched
Individual heating functionalities,
off.
such as heated seats or heated
steering wheel, may be temporarily
Changing into power saving mode
unavailable in the event of electrical
When power saving mode is
loading constraints. Functions will
activated, a message appears in the
be resumed after some minutes.
Driver Information Centre.
An active telephone call using the
hands-free option will be maintained
for around 10 minutes longer.
Switch off ignition.
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Within one minute after switching off
Attach the wiper blade slightly angled
Bulb replacement
ignition, operate the wiper lever to
to the wiper arm and push until it
position the wiper blades vertically on
engages.
Switch off the ignition and switch off
the windscreen.
Lower wiper arm carefully.
the relevant switch or close the doors.
Lift the wiper arm until it stays in the
Only hold a new bulb at the base. Do
raised position, press button to
not touch the bulb glass with bare
disengage the wiper blade and
hands.
remove.
Use only the same bulb type for
Attach the wiper blade slightly angled
replacement.
to the wiper arm and push until it
engages.
Replace headlight bulbs from within
the engine compartment.
Lower wiper arm carefully.
Bulb check
Rear window
After a bulb replacement switch on
the ignition, operate and check the
lights.
Halogen headlights
Halogen headlights with separate
bulbs for low beam and high beam.
Lift wiper arm. Disengage wiper blade
as shown in illustration and remove.
Vehicle care
221
1. Remove the protective cover by
3. Detach the bulb from the bulb
pulling.
socket and replace the bulb.
4. Insert the bulb socket into the
reflector housing.
5. Fit the protective cover on.
Low beam (2)
High beam (1) inner bulb.
Low beam (2) outer bulb.
2. Press retaining clip downwards
High beam (1)
and pull the bulb socket toward
the rear.
1. Remove the protective cover by
pulling.
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4. Insert the bulb socket into the
Tail lights
reflector housing.
Tail lights, daytime running lights and
5. Fit the protective cover on.
3rd-brake light are designed as LEDs.
In case of failure, have LEDs replaced
Front turn lights
by a workshop.
In case of defective LEDs, have them
Light assembly in the body
replaced by a workshop.
Side light
In case of defective LEDs, have them
replaced by a workshop.
2. Press retaining clip upwards and
Daytime running light
pull the bulb socket toward the
rear.
In case of defective LEDs, have them
replaced by a workshop.
LED headlights
Headlights for low and high beam,
sidelights, daytime running lights and
1. Open the tailgate then unclip the
turn lights are designed as LEDs and
access cover on the relevant side.
cannot be changed.
Have lights repaired by a workshop in
case of failure.
Front fog lights
3. Detach the bulb from the bulb
Have bulbs replaced by a workshop.
socket and replace the bulb.
Vehicle care
223
2. Slacken the light fixing nut using a
5. From the outside, carefully
7. Detach the bulb from the bulb
box spanner or socket.
withdraw the light assembly from
socket and replace the bulb.
recess and remove. Take care
To avoid losing the nut if it drops
that the cable duct remains in
into the wing trim, first place a
position.
cloth below it.
6. Turn the bulb socket
3. Manually unscrew and remove
anticlockwise and remove it from
the light fixing nut.
the light assembly.
4. Disengage the retaining clip,
while pushing the light out slightly.
Brake light(1)
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Light assembly in the tailgate
2. Slacken the light fixing nut using a
box spanner or socket.
3. Manually unscrew and remove
the light fixing nut.
4. Disengage the retaining clip,
while pushing the light assembly
out slightly.
5. From the outside, carefully
withdraw light assembly from
recess and remove. Take care
that the cable duct remains in
Turn light (2)
position.
8. Insert the bulb socket into the light
assembly. Fit the light assembly in
1. Open the tailgate and remove the
the recess and tighten the light
cover.
fixing nut from the inside. Attach
the cover.
6. Turn the bulb socket
anticlockwise and remove it from
the light assembly.
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7. Detach the bulb from the bulb
Rear fog light (2)
Side turn lights
socket and replace the bulb:
8. Insert the bulb socket into the light
To replace bulb, remove light
assembly. Fit the light assembly in
assembly:
the recess and tighten the light
fixing nut from the inside. Attach
the cover.
3rd-brake light
The 3rd-brake light is designed as
LED and can not be changed.
Have lights repaired by a workshop in
case of failure.
Bulb check
Reverse light (1)
Switch on the ignition, operate and
check all lights.
1. Slide the light assembly forward
and remove it at the back.
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4. Insert bulb socket and turn
Electrical system
anticlockwise.
5. Insert left end of the light
Fuses
assembly, slide to the left and
Data on the replacement fuse must
insert right end.
match the data on the defective fuse.
There are two fuse boxes in the
Number plate light
vehicle:
Number plate lights are designed as
● engine compartment
LEDs and can not be changed.
● instrument panel
Have lights repaired by a workshop in
Before replacing a fuse, turn off the
case of failure.
respective switch and the ignition.
2. Turn bulb socket clockwise and
remove from light assembly.
A blown fuse can be recognised by its
Interior lights
melted wire.
Have the following bulbs replaced by
a workshop:
Caution
● courtesy light, reading lights
Do not replace the fuse until the
● load compartment light
cause of the fault has been
● instrument panel illumination
remedied.
Some functions are protected by
several fuses.
Fuses may also be inserted without
existence of a function.
3. Detach the bulb from the bulb
socket and replace the bulb.
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Fuse extractor
Engine compartment fuse
A fuse extractor may be located in the
box
fuse box in the engine compartment.
The extractor has two sides, each
side is designed for a different type of
fuses.
No. Circuit
9
Anti-theft alarm system
The fuse box is in the front left of the
10
Stop-start system
engine compartment.
11
Diesel exhaust system
Disengage the cover and remove it.
Depending on the version, different
13
Stop-start system
Grab the fuse with the fuse extractor
engine compartment fuse boxes are
and withdraw the fuse.
15
Electric power steering / Radar
available:
22
Horn
29
Starter
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No. Circuit
In left-hand drive vehicles, the fuse
box is behind a cover in the
22
Heated windscreen
instrument panel at the left side. Open
the cover and remove it by pressing
26
Additional Heater / Heated
the lock.
windscreen
After having changed defective fuses,
close the fuse box cover and lock it.
If the fuse box cover is not closed
correctly, malfunction may occur.
Instrument panel fuse box
No. Circuit
1
Climate control
2
Steering wheel
4
Electric parking brake
In right-hand drive vehicles, the fuse
6
Air vent
box is located behind a cover in the
glovebox. Open the glovebox and
16
Front fog lights
remove the cover.
18
Right high beam (Halogen) /
Depending on the version, different
Right headlight (LED)
instrument panel fuse boxes are
available:
19
Left high beam (Halogen) /
Right headlight (LED)
21
Starter
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No. Circuit
13
Anti-theft alarm system
16
Electrical power steering wheel
18
BTA module
21
Interior lights
22
Glovebox light
23
Blind spot alert system / Exterior
mirror adjustment / Inductive
charging
No. Circuit
No. Circuit
24
Column electrical assembly
1
Electronic key system / Anti-
1
Interior mirror / Electrical power
25
Interior mirror
theft alarm system
steering wheel / Selective ride
26
Seat belt reminder
control / Radar / Diesel exhaust
4
Stop-start system
system
27
Camera / Rain sensor / Auto-
5
Advanced parking assist /
matic light control
3
Trailer provisions control
Camera / Transmission control
module
module
28
USB / Infotainment
4
Horn
7
Amplifier
31
Airbag
5
Windscreen washer
8
Rear wiper
33
Power outlet front
6
Windscreen washer
10
Central locking system
36
Infotainment
7
Power outlet rear
11
Central locking system
10
Doors lock / Tailgate lock
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No. Circuit
No. Circuit
Vehicle tools
11
Doors lock / Tailgate lock
25
Airbag
Tools
12
Stop-start system / Diagnostic
26
Electronic Stability Control
connector module / Brake
Vehicles with spare wheel
27
Alarm
system
Open the floor cover of the load
28
BTA module
compartment 3 73.
13
Infotainment / Climate control
system
29
Infotainment
Remove the cover of the tool box.
14
Alarm siren
32
Cigarette lighter / Power outlet
front
15
Climate control system
34
Heated rear window / Heated
16
Stop-start system / Brake
windscreen / Inductive charging
system
35
Light switch / Diagnostic
17
Instrument cluster
connector module
19
Column electrical assembly /
36
Lighting
Steering wheel controls
21
Anti-theft alarm system
22
Camera / Rain sensor / Auto-
matic light control
The jack, the towing eye, chocks and
the tools are located in the tool box.
23
Seat belt reminder
24
Automatic transmission /
Advanced parking assist /
Panoramic view system
Vehicle care
231
Vehicles without spare wheel
Vehicles with audio speaker system
Wheels and tyres
Tyre condition, wheel condition
Drive over edges slowly and at right
angles if possible. Driving over sharp
edges can cause tyre and wheel
damage. Do not trap tyres on the kerb
when parking.
Regularly check the wheels for
damage. Seek the assistance of a
workshop in the event of damage or
unusual wear.
The towing eye and the chocks are
The towing eye and the chocks are
located in a box below the floor cover
located in a box below the floor cover
Winter tyres
in the load compartment.
in the load compartment.
Winter tyres improve driving safety at
Tyre repair kit 3 236.
Tyre repair kit 3 236.
temperatures below 7 °C and should
therefore be fitted on all wheels.
In accordance with country-specific
regulations, affix the speed sticker in
the driver's field of view.
All tyre sizes are permitted as winter
tyres 3 267.
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Directional tyres
The tyre pressure information label
Tyre designations
on the left door frame indicates the
E.g. 225/55 R 18 98 V
Directional tyres should be mounted
original equipment tyres and the
225 : tyre width, mm
so that they rotate in the correct
correspondent tyre pressures.
55
: cross-section ratio (tyre height
direction. The proper rotation
The tyre pressure data refers to cold
to tyre width), %
direction is indicated by a symbol
tyres. It applies to summer and winter
R
: belt type: Radial
(e.g. an arrow) on the sidewall.
tyres.
RF : type: RunFlat
Always inflate the spare tyre to the
18
: wheel diameter, inches
Tyre pressure
pressure specified for full load.
98
: load index e.g. 98 is equivalent
Check the pressure of cold tyres at
to 750 kg
Incorrect tyre pressures will impair
least every 14 days and before any
V
: speed code letter
safety, vehicle handling, comfort and
long journey. Do not forget the spare
fuel economy and will increase tyre
Speed code letter:
wheel. This also applies to vehicles
wear.
with tyre pressure monitoring system.
Q : up to 160 km/h
Tyre pressures differ depending on
S : up to 180 km/h
various options. For the correct tyre
T
: up to 190 km/h
pressure value, follow the procedure
H : up to 210 km/h
below:
V : up to 240 km/h
1. Identify the engine identifier code.
W : up to 270 km/h
Engine data 3 261.
Choose a tyre appropriate for the
2. Identify the respective tyre.
maximum speed of your vehicle.
The tyre pressure tables show all
The maximum speed is achievable at
possible tyre combinations 3 267.
kerb weight with driver (75 kg) plus
125 kg payload. Optional equipment
For the tyres approved for your
could reduce the maximum speed of
vehicle, refer to the EEC Certificate of
the vehicle.
Conformity provided with your vehicle
Tyre pressure 3 267.
or other national registration
Performance 3 264.
documents.
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233
The driver is responsible for correct
information label and tyre pressure
After adjusting tyre pressure initialise
adjustment of tyre pressure.
chart are valid for cold tyres, which
system to extinguish the control
means at 20 °C.
indicator and restart system.
9 Warning
The pressure increases by nearly
10 kPa for a 10 °C temperature
Caution
If the pressure is too low, this can
increase. This must be considered
result in considerable tyre warm-
when warm tyres are checked.
Deflation detection system warns
up and internal damage, leading to
just about low tyre pressure
tread separation and even to tyre
condition and does not replace
Tyre deflation detection
blow-out at high speeds.
regular tyre maintenance by the
system
driver.
The tyre deflation detection system
9 Warning
In case of a system malfunction a
continually checks the rotation speed
message is displayed in the Driver
of all four wheels and warns on low
For specific tyres the
Information Centre. Set correct tyre
tyre pressure condition once vehicle
recommended tyre pressure as
pressure and reinitialise system. If the
is driving. This is achieved by
shown in the tyre pressure table
failure continues to be displayed,
comparing tyre rolling circumference
may exceed the maximum tyre
contact a workshop. The system is
with reference values and further
pressure as indicated on the tyre.
inoperable when ABS or ESC has a
signals.
Never exceed the maximum tyre
malfunction or a temporary spare
pressure as indicated on the tyre.
If a tyre loses pressure the control
wheel is used. Once the road tyre has
indicator w illuminates and a warning
been refitted, check the tyre pressure
Temperature dependency
message is displayed in the Driver
with cold tyres and initialise the
Information Centre.
system.
The tyre pressure depends on the
In this case reduce speed, avoid
temperature of the tyre. During
sharp cornering and strong braking.
driving, tyre temperature and
Stop at next safe opportunity and
pressure increase. Tyre pressure
check tyre pressure.
values provided on the tyre
Control indicator w 3 99.
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System initialisation
After initialisation system
For safety reasons, it is
automatically calibrates to new tyre
recommended that the tread depth of
pressures during driving. After longer
the tyres on one axle should not vary
drive the system will adopt and
by more than 2 mm.
monitor new pressures.
Always check tyre pressure with cold
tyres.
System has to be reinitialised when:
● Tyre pressure has been changed
● Load condition has been
changed
● Wheels have been swapped or
exchanged
After tyre pressure correction or
The system will not warn
wheel change, the system must be
instantaneously on a tyre blow out or
initialised to learn new circumference
a rapid deflation. This is due to
reference values:
The legally permissible minimum
required calculation time.
tread depth (1.6 mm) has been
1. Always ensure that all four tyres
reached when the tread has worn
have correct tyre pressure
Tread depth
down as far as one of the tread wear
3 267.
indicators (TWI). Their position is
Check tread depth at regular
2. Apply parking brake.
indicated by markings on the
intervals.
3. Press w to reset deflation
sidewall.
Tyres should be replaced for safety
detection system.
If there is more wear at the front than
reasons at a tread depth of 2-3 mm
4. Reset is confirmed by pop-up
the rear, swap round front wheels and
(4 mm for winter tyres).
indication.
rear wheels periodically. Ensure that
the direction of rotation of the wheels
remains the same.
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235
Tyres age, even if they are not used.
Wheel covers
Tyre chains
We recommend tyre replacement
Wheel covers and tyres that are
every 6 years.
factory approved for the respective
vehicle and comply with all of the
Changing tyre and wheel
relevant wheel and tyre combination
size
requirements must be used.
If tyres of a different size than those
If the wheel covers and tyres used are
fitted at the factory are used, it may be
not factory approved, the tyres must
necessary to reprogramme the tyre
not have a rim protection ridge.
deflation detection system and make
Wheel covers must not impair brake
other vehicle modifications.
cooling.
Tyre deflation detection system
3 233.
9 Warning
Tyre chains are only permitted on the
Have the label with tyre pressures
Use of unsuitable tyres or wheel
front wheels.
replaced.
covers could lead to sudden
Always use fine mesh chains that add
pressure loss and thereby
9 Warning
no more than 9 mm to the tyre tread
accidents.
and the inboard sides (including chain
The use of unsuitable tyres or
lock).
Vehicles with steel wheels: When
wheels may lead to accidents and
using locking wheel nuts, do not
will invalidate the vehicle
9 Warning
attach wheel covers.
operating permit.
Damage may lead to tyre blowout.
Tyre chains are permitted on tyres of
size 215/70R16, 215/65 R17,
225/55 R18 and 205/55 R19.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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