Interesting to note that on that day the outside temperature was reading 18C which is the same as I have my climate set to! Reading the manual and from personal experience, the following conditions need to be met. Car is only 2 years 5 months old. The driver's door is closed and the driver's seat belt is fastened. A higher percentage indicates a more economical driving style. In some countries, a warning sounds when the vehicle reaches the maximum speed limit, e.
And the vehicle must be stationary, of course. Assure me this is the way it is meant to be! Lol, exactly what I did initially, but I thought I should give it a try rather than default to hating it. I just want to keep it happy and on my dashboard where it can silently warm my field of vision with its comforting green glow. You seared on the dashboard accusingly, wondering what sort of anti-environmental travesties I must have committed in your absence. You can support us today by.
As said by stewslash, give it a good run on the motorway and it will fine, short journeys are the reason. This goes away after a little driving. My eco light was permanently orange regardless of how hot the engine was or if the air con was on, off or somewhere in between. You should therefore adapt your driving style and the vehicle speed accordingly. I did take the car back to the dealer on two occasions to ask if there was a problem with the car because there was a fan or pump running for a long time after the engine had been switched off and would come on again if I opened the car door whilst in the garage. This feature will help you save fuel by being able to turn off your car when possible.
Performance is restricted and the vehicle may accelerate more slowly than normal. I must have crawled from 0 to 10 miles per hour over 25 seconds and a thousand feet. I would say, oh no, not at all. The Mercedes-Benz Owners is a completely independent organisation. All the conditions of the system were being met. Those strategies as well worked as a great way to be certain that other people have the identical dreams similar to my own to see somewhat more with regard to this issue.
If you leave the vehicle, secure the vehicle against rolling away and switch off the ignition and remove the SmartKey. You can buy all of these things from our. It took 3 - 4 days to sort itself out. As a matter of fact, it is recommended that you drive with the light on. The system detects that the windshield is not fogged up when the air-conditioning system is switched on.
The winds were strong, I was driving in comfort but the whole time it felt like my car was sliding on the road left n right. Has anyone else tried using this screen to drive more economically? The manufacturer of my car gave you to me so that I could be more conscious about the amount of petroleum I was consuming. I can understand why, esp. Only operate the adjustment buttons on the instrument cluster when traffic conditions permit. This worked fine when I first bought the car from new in July, but over the past few months has gotten worse to the point it is practically useless.
I think I will get about 20 more miles on this tank of fuel than I usually do…not a big improvement. Mercedes-Benz recommends that you use a Mercedes-Benz Service Centre for this purpose. This is all surface streets with stop lights and stop signs. It works to improve the fuel efficiency of equipped and is convenience exclusive to the Mercedes-Benz drivers. It's obviously not a fan of the short journey.
Recently I had a couple of weeks off work and didn't drive any distance in the car except around time. But I agree with you that there is something wrong with the system calculations becuase in last 6 days weather was quite changing so I've used the car keeping climate controlle at 22 C all the time and outside temp was changing from 7 C to 27 C, morning, day, night. Deviations between this manual and items specific to your vehicle may occur since Mercedes-Benz constantly adapts its vehicles to the latest technology and modifies design and equipment. Cheers, Bill Thanks Bill for the update and I have the same issue. I did notice in the past, by switching it off the acceleration is better without it.
If the light illuminates along with an audible tone, it suggests engine coolant is overheating and has exceeded 120°C. Observe message in the display panel. Handling characteristics may be affected. I hope that this knowledge now goes on to help all you people with similar problems. Drive carefully to your nearest Mercedes engineer ensuring that you do not put excessive load on the engine. Some cars, such as newer Honda Accords, use a technique called cylinder cancellation to reduce fuel consumption.
You might as well just slap a screen in front of my face with a never-ending loop of Pixar movies, give me a joint, and line up a squadron of children with Marfan Syndrome for me to run over because look out world, this car would officially be an out of control child-killing machine sans one sentient operator. I also did one thing 2-3 times that every day I used to turn the engine off manually at some signal and wait until green light and then start again manually aprox. It would also distract you from traffic conditions. Hi Zeeshh, no i thasn't been resolved! Thanks, Not sure if this helps but. Now, the button is dead. Flashing symbol indicates the electric parking brake is malfunctioning — Switch off the ignition and turn it back on or release the electric parking brake manually.