2001 S430 Mercedes Benz Manual

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Owners manual for 2001-2003 Mercedes Benz W220 S430, S500, S55, S600

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  • S-classOperators Manual

  • S 430S 500S 55 AMGS 600

  • Our company and staff congratulate you on the purchase of your new Mercedes-Benz.

    Your selection of our product is a demonstration of your trust in our company name. Further, it exemplifies your desire to own an automobile that will be as easy as possible to operate and provide years of service.

    Your Mercedes-Benz represents the efforts of many skilled engineers and craftsmen. To ensure your pleasure of ownership, and for your safety and that of your passengers, we ask you to make a small investment of your time:

    Please read this manual carefully before putting it aside. Then return it to your vehicle where it will be handy for your reference.

    Please abide by the recommendations contained in this manual. They are designed to acquaint you with the operation of your Mercedes-Benz.

    Please abide by the warnings and cautions contained in this manual. They are designed to help improve the safety of the vehicle operator and occupants.

    We extend our best wishes for many miles of safe, pleasurable driving.

    DaimlerChrysler AG

  • 1Contents

    Introduction

    Product information .......................... 7Operators manual ............................. 8Where to find it ................................ 13Reporting Safety Defects ................ 15

    Instruments and controls

    Instruments and controls ............... 18Door control panel .......................20Overhead control panel ............... 21Dashboard .....................................22Center console ..............................24

    Operation

    Vehicle keys ......................................28Start lock-out ....................................32General notes on the

    central locking system ...............33Central locking system ...................34

    Radio frequency andinfrared remote control ...............34KEYLESS-GO .................................38

    Opening andclosing windows and sliding / pop-up roof from outside ................................. 45Panic button ................................. 47Mechanical keys .......................... 47

    Doors ................................................. 48Power closing assist for

    doors and trunk lid .................... 50Central locking switch .................... 50Automatic central locking .............. 52Emergency unlocking

    in case of accident ...................... 52Trunk ................................................. 53Trunk lid release switch ................ 57Trunk lid release/close switch ...... 58Trunk lid emergency release .........61Antitheft alarm system ................... 62Tow-away alarm ............................... 64Easy-entry/exit feature .................. 66Front seat adjustment ..................... 67Removal and installation

    of front seat head restraints ..... 72Lumbar support ............................... 73

    Multicontour backrest .....................73Seat heater ........................................75Seat ventilation system ...................78Rear seat head restraints ................80Power head restraints, rear ............ 81Power seats, rear ..............................82Seat belts and integrated

    restraint system ..........................84Seat belts ...........................................84Seat belt nonusage

    warning system ...........................85BabySmartTM airbag

    deactivation system .................... 91Self-test BabySmartTM without special childseat installed ................................. 91

    Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) ...............................92

    Emergency tensioningretractor (ETR) .............................93

    Airbags ..............................................94Safety guidelines for the

    seat belt, emergency tensioning retractorand airbag .................................. 100

  • 2Contents

    Infant and child restraintsystems .......................................102

    Steering wheel adjustment .......... 105Rear view mirrors .......................... 106Memory function ............................111Instrument cluster ..........................114Multifunction steering wheel,

    multifunction display ...............120Trip and main odometer,

    FSS, tire inflation pressure monitor and engine oil level indicator .....................................124

    Audio systems .............................125Radio ............................................125CD player .....................................126Cassette player ...........................127

    Telephone ........................................128Telephone book ..........................128Redialing .....................................130Incoming call ..............................132

    Navigation system .......................... 133Distronic (DTR) ............................... 134Trip computer ................................. 135

    Malfunction / warningmessage memory ......................136

    Individual settings .........................138Setting the audio volume ............. 146Flexible service system

    (FSS) ........................................... 147Tire inflation

    pressure monitor .......................150Engine oil level indicator ..............154Engine oil consumption ................155Exterior lamp switch ......................156Night security illumination ..........158Headlamp cleaning system ...........159Combination switch .......................160Hazard warning flasher

    switch ..........................................163Automatic climate control .............164

    Display and controls ..................166Basic setting ................................168Special Settings ..........................169Activated charcoal filter ........... 172Economy mode ........................... 173Residual engine heatutilization .....................................174

    Switching the automatic climate control on and off .........175Front center console storage compartment ventilation .......... 175Front center console storage compartment ventilation .......... 175

    Rear passenger compartmentclimate control ..........................177

    Power windows ............................... 181Sliding/pop-up roof .......................184Interior lighting ............................. 187Rear window sunshade ................. 190Rear door window sunshade ........ 191Sun visors ....................................... 191Vanity mirrors ................................ 192Interior ............................................ 193Storage compartments and

    armrests ..................................... 193Glove box ..................................... 194

    Cup holder ...................................... 199Ashtrays ..........................................201Lighter .............................................203Parcel net in front

    passenger footwell ....................204

  • 3Contents

    Parcel net in trunk ........................204Telephone, general ........................205Garage door opener .......................206Infrared reflecting

    windshield ................................. 210

    Driving

    Control and operation of radio transmitters ..................... 212

    The first 1 000 miles (1 500 km) ................................. 213

    Maintenance ................................... 213Tele Aid ........................................... 214Catalytic converter ........................224Emission control ............................225Starter switch .................................226Starter switch

    KEYLESS-GO ..............................228Starting and turning off

    the engine ..................................231

    Automatic transmission ............... 233Parking brake ................................ 242Driving instructions ...................... 243

    Drive sensibly Save Fuel ....... 243Drinking and driving ................ 243Pedals .......................................... 243Power assistance ........................ 244Brakes .......................................... 244Driving off ................................... 245Parking ........................................ 246Tires ............................................. 247Snow chains ............................... 249Winter driving instructions ..... 250Block heater ................................ 251Deep water .................................. 252Passenger compartment ........... 252Traveling abroad ........................ 252

    Cruise control ................................ 253Distronic (DTR) .............................. 256

    Brake assist system(BAS) ........................................... 271

    Antilock brake system (ABS) ...........................................272

    Electronic stability program(ESP) ........................................... 274

    Active body control (ABC) ............278Level control system

    for vehicles with Airmatic system ...............279

    Level control system for vehicleswith Active Body Control(ABC) ..........................................280

    Adaptive damping system (ADS) ...........................................283

    Parking assist (Parktronic) ..........285What you should know

    at the gas station .......................290Check regularly and

    before a long trip ......................293

  • 4Contents

    Instrument cluster display

    Malfunction and indicator lamps in the instrument cluster ....................296

    On-board diagnostic system .....296Check engine malfunction indicator lamp .............................296Brake warning lamp ..................298Supplemental restraintsystem (SRS)indicator lamp .............................299Fuel reserve warning .................299ABS malfunctionindicator lamp .............................300Electronic stability program (ESP) warning lamp ..............................301Distronic (DTR) warning lamp ..............................301Seat belt nonusagewarning lamp ..............................302

    Malfunction and indicator lamp in thecenter console ........................... 302

    AIRBAG OFF indicator lamp .... 302Malfunction and warning messages in the

    multifunction display .............. 303DISPLAY DEFECTIVE ................ 304BATTERY/ALTERNATOR .......... 305ENTRANCE POSITION .............. 306BRAKE ASSIST ........................... 306BRAKE LINING WEAR .............. 307BRAKE FLUID ............................ 307PARKING BRAKE ....................... 308TRUNK OPEN ............................. 308ELEC. STABIL. PROG.(Electronic stability program) ..................................... 309COOLANT (coolant level) ..........310COOLANT (coolant temperature) ................311

    LIGHTING SYSTEM .................... 312LIGHT SENSOR ........................... 314ACTIVE BODY CONTROL (ABC) ............................................ 314TIRE PRESSURE ......................... 316ENGINE OIL LEVEL ................... 318CRUISE CONTROL ..................... 319KEY ............................................... 319DOOR ...........................................320HOOD ...........................................320TELE AID .....................................321OIL TEMP.(engine oil temperature) ...........321CHIP-CARD (KEYLESS-GO) ......322SELECTOR LEVER ......................323TELEPHONE FUNCTION .......323WASHER FLUID .........................324AIR SPRING (AirMatic) .............325DISTRONIC (DTR) ......................326

  • 5Contents

    Practical hints

    First aid kit .....................................328Stowing things in the vehicle ......328Fuses ................................................329Hood .................................................331Checking engine oil level .............334Automatic transmission

    fluid level ...................................335Active body control

    (ABC) fluid level ........................335Coolant level ...................................336

    Adding coolant ...........................336Windshield and

    headlamp washer system ........337Windshield andheadlamp washer fluidmixing ratio ................................337

    Spare wheel, vehicle tools, storage compartment ................338

    Vehicle jack .....................................339Wheels .............................................340

    Tire Replacement .......................340Rotating wheels .......................... 341

    Spare wheel .................................... 341

    Changing wheels ........................... 343Tire inflation pressure ................. 348Battery ............................................. 349Jump starting ................................. 351Towing the vehicle ........................ 353Exterior lamps ............................... 356

    Headlamp assembly .................. 357Taillamp assemblies .................. 360

    Trunk lamp ..................................... 362Changing batteries in the

    electronic main key .................. 363Synchronizing remote control ............................ 365

    Changing batteries in the KEYLESS-GO-card .................... 366

    Emergency engineshut-down .................................. 368

    Fuel filler flap,manual release ......................... 368

    Emergency operation of sliding/pop-up roof .................. 369

    Replacing wiper blades ................ 370Roof rack ..........................................371

    Vehicle care

    Cleaning and careof the vehicle ............................. 374

    Power washer ..............................375Tar stains ..................................... 376Paintwork, painted body components ................................. 376Engine cleaning .......................... 376Vehicle washing ......................... 376Ornamental moldings ................377Headlamps, taillamps, turn signal lenses ......................377Cleaning the Distronic system sensor .............................378Cleaning the parktronic system sensors ...........................378Wiper blades ...............................379Light alloy wheels ......................380Instrument cluster .....................380Steering wheel andgear selector lever ......................380Cup holder ...................................380Seat belts .....................................381

  • 6Contents

    Headliner and shelf belowrear window ................................381Leather upholstery .....................381Hard plastic trim items .............381Plastic and rubber parts ............381

    Technical data

    Spare parts service ....................... 384Warranty coverage ........................ 384Identification labels ...................... 385Layout of poly-V-belt drive ........... 387Technical data ................................ 388Fuels, coolants, lubricants etc. -

    capacities ................................... 394Engine oils ...................................... 396Engine oil additives ...................... 396

    Air conditioner refrigerant ...........396Brake fluid ......................................396Premium unleaded gasoline ........397Fuel requirements .........................397Gasoline additives .........................398Coolants ...........................................398Consumer information ..................400

    Index

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