Mercedes-Benz GL-Class: Vehicle - Display messages - On-board computer and displays - Mercedes-Benz GL-Class Owner's ManualMercedes-Benz GL-Class: Vehicle

Display messages

Shift to P or N to start engine.

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

You have attempted to start the engine with the transmission in position R or D.
Shift the transmission to position P or N.

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Auxiliary Battery Malfunction

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

The auxiliary battery for the automatic transmission is no longer being charged.
Visit a qualified specialist workshop at the next opportunity.
Until then, set the automatic transmission to position P before you switch off the engine.
Before leaving the vehicle, apply the parking brake.

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Depress brake to shift out of P.

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

You have attempted to move the transmission selector lever to position D, R or N without depressing the brake pedal.
Depress the brake pedal.

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Door Open Vehicle Not In Park

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

The driver's door is open and the transmission is in position R, N or D.
Shift the transmission to position P.
Engage the parking brake.

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Drive to workshop without shifting gears.

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

You cannot change the transmission position due to a malfunction.

If transmission position D is selected:
Drive to a qualified specialist workshop without shifting the transmission from position D.
If transmission position R, N or P is selected:
Notify a qualified specialist workshop or breakdown service.

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Only shift to P when vehicle is at a standstill.

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

The vehicle is moving.
Pull over and stop the vehicle safely as soon as possible, paying attention to road and traffic conditions.
Shift the transmission to position P.

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Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

Risk of accident

The hood or the tailgate is open.
Pull over and stop the vehicle safely as soon as possible, paying attention to road and traffic conditions.
Engage the parking brake.
Close the hood or tailgate.
You have attempted to lock the vehicle with KEYLESS-GO while the tailgate or door is open.
Close all the doors and/or the tailgate.

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Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

At least one door is open.
Close all the doors.

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Malfunction See Power Steering Malfunction See Operator's Manual

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

Risk of accident

The power steering assistance is defective.
You will need to use more force to steer.
Check whether you are able to apply the extra force required.
If you are able to steer safely: carefully drive on to a qualified specialist workshop.
If you are unable to steer safely: do not drive on. Contact the nearest qualified specialist workshop.

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No Service

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

Your vehicle is outside the network provider's transmitter/ receiver range.
Wait until the mobile phone operational readiness symbol appears in the multifunction display.

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Possible causes/consequences and ► Bluetooth ready

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

The Bluetooth® connection between your mobile phone and COMAND is not activated.
If desired, activate the Bluetooth® connection between your mobile phone and COMAND (see the separate Operator's Manual).

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Possible causes/consequences and ► Top Up Washer Fluid

Possible causes/consequences and Solutions

The washer fluid level has dropped to approximately ⅓ of the total reservoir capacity.
Add washer fluid.

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    SmartKey
    Display messages Key Does Not Belong to Vehicle Possible causes/consequences and ► Solutions You have put the wrong SmartKey in the ignition lock. ► Use the correct SmartKey. Disp ...

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