Mercedes-Benz GL-Class: Vehicle operation outside the USAand Canada - Service and vehicle operation - Introduction - Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Owner's ManualMercedes-Benz GL-Class: Vehicle operation outside the USAand Canada

If you plan to operate your vehicle in foreign countries, please be aware that:

service facilities or replacement parts may not be readily available.
unleaded fuel for vehicles with a catalytic converter may not be available. Leaded fuel may cause damage to the catalytic converter.
the fuel may have a considerably lower octane rating. Unsuitable fuel can cause engine damage.

    Change of address or ownership
    In the event of a change of address, please send us the "Change of Address Notice" found in the Service and Warranty Information Booklet, or simply call the Mercedes-Benz Customer Assista ...

    Sport Utility Vehicle
    WARNING   This Sport Utility Vehicle is designed for both on-road and off-road use. It can go places and perform tasks for which conventional 2-wheel drive passenger cars are not intende ...

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    Passenger Sensing System
    The passenger sensing system, if equipped, turns off the front outboard passenger frontal airbag under certain conditions. No other airbag is affected by the passenger sensing system. If the vehicl ...

    Braking
    Braking action involves perception time and reaction time. Deciding to push the brake pedal is perception time. Actually doing it is reaction time. Average driver reaction time is about three-fourt ...

    General maintenance
    During the normal day-to-day operation of the vehicle, general maintenance should be performed regularly as prescribed in this section. If you detect any unusual sounds, vibrations or smell, b ...