Mercedes-Benz GL-Class: Notes on using dual-zone automaticclimate control - Overview of climate control systems - Climate control - Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Owner's ManualMercedes-Benz GL-Class: Notes on using dual-zone automaticclimate control

The following contains notes and recommendations on optimum use of dualzone automatic climate control.

Activate climate control using the buttons. The indicator lamps in the and and buttons. The indicator lamps in the buttons light up. and • Set the temperature to 72 °F (22 °C). buttons light up.
Set the temperature to 72 °F (22 °C).
Only use the "defrosting" function briefly until the windshield is clear again.
Only use "air-recirculation" mode briefly, e.g. if there are unpleasant outside odors or when in a tunnel. The windows could otherwise fog up as, in air-recirculation mode, no fresh air is drawn into the vehicle.
Use the residual heat function if you want to heat or ventilate the vehicle interior when the ignition is switched off. The "residual heat" function can only be activated or deactivated with the ignition switched off.

    Control panel for dual-zone automatic climate control
    1 To set the temperature, left 2 To set climate control to automatic 3 To defrost the windshield 4 To increase the airflow 5 To direct the airflow through the defroster vents 6 To activate/deac ...

    Control panel for 3-zone automatic climate control
    Canada only Front control panel 1 To set the temperature, left 2 To set climate control to automatic 3 To direct the airflow through the defroster vents, left 4 To defrost the windshield 5 To ...

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