Mercedes-Benz GL-Class: Active light function - Exterior lighting - Lights and windshield wipers - Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Owner's ManualMercedes-Benz GL-Class: Active light function

The active light function is a system that

The active light function is a system that moves the headlamps according to the steering movements of the front wheels. In this way, relevant areas remain illuminated while driving. This allows you to recognize pedestrians, cyclists and animals.

Active: when the lights are switched on.

    Hazard warning lamps
    The hazard warning lamps automatically switch on if: • an air bag is deployed. • the vehicle is slowed down severely from a speed of over 45 mph(70 km/h) and comes to a halt. ► To ...

    Headlamps fogged up on the inside
    The headlamps may fog up on the inside if there is high atmospheric humidity. ► Drive with the headlamps switched on. The level of moisture diminishes, depending on the length of the jou ...

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    High-beam flasher
    ► To switch on: turn the SmartKey in the ignition lock to position 1 or 2 or start the engine. ► Pull the combination switch in the direction of arrow 3. ...

    Interior Care
    To prevent dirt particle abrasions, regularly clean the vehicle's interior. Immediately remove any soils. Note that newspapers or dark garments that can transfer color to home furnishings can al ...

    Defensive Driving
    Defensive driving means “always expect the unexpected.” The first step in driving defensively is to wear the safety belt. See Safety Belts . ► Assume that other road users (pedestrians, b ...