Mercedes S-Class W-220

since 1998 release

Repair and operation of the car



Mercedes W220
+ Mercedes-Benz cars of the class S (W220)
- Operation manual
   Main bodies and panels of management/control
   Locks, keys and locks. Smart card. Uniform lock
   Protection against theft
   Assistance to landing and exit from the car
   Seats
   Systems of safety
   Steering wheel, rear-view mirrors
   Memory of provision of a seat
   Control panel
   Multipurpose steering wheel, multiinformation display
   Switches
   Automatic conditioner of air. Ventilation. Independent heater
   Window regulators, roof hatch
   Equipment of salon
   Driving and auxiliary systems
   Precautionary and control lamps, and also messages of the multiinformation display on the registered malfunctions
   The first-aid kit, the fire extinguisher, sign of an emergency stop also cut for a spare wheel
   Features of traffic regulations of the countries of Europe
   Messages and inscriptions in foreign languages
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Cooling system and heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Automatic transmission
+ Power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment






Systems of safety

Systems of deduction of passengers

Seat belts with natyazhitel of seat belts and devices of restriction of forces of a tension of a seat belt, a safety cushion, and also the device of deduction of children are independent systems of deduction of passengers which protective functions are coordinated with each other.

The precepts of law regulating instructions for use seat belts and devices of deduction of children work in many countries. Irrespective of it all passengers without fail should use seat belts or devices of deduction of children.

There is a danger of traumatizing!

Works on systems of deduction of passengers have to be carried out only at the Mercedes-Benz station.

Not competently performed works can lead to spontaneous operation or refusal of systems of deduction of passengers.

Devices of deduction of children

There is a danger of traumatizing!

For protection in case of accident children below 150 cm in height and age are younger than 12 years need suitable devices of deduction as in their case it is impossible to provide the correct prileganiye of seat belts.

Children are recommended to sit during the movement of the car on back seats as there it ensured big safety.

Children cannot sit on a lap at other passengers at all. In case of accident they are not protected by the device of deduction of children, and it extremely severe injuries can be done, up to deadly, by the person fastened together in them or a safety cushion of the forward passenger.

On a seat of the forward passenger it is impossible to use the deduction devices turned back. The exception makes a special children's seat in combination with system of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat.

At use of the device of the deduction turned back, without system of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat near a safety cushion exit to the child extremely severe injuries can be done, up to deadly.

If on a seat near the driver the deduction device turned forward is used, it is necessary to establish a seat in extreme back situation.

Use only the deduction devices recommended by us.

The reference on this matter can be received at any Mercedes-Benz station.

For safety of passengers at installation of the device of deduction of children surely observe the installation guide of the manufacturer.

Do not leave children in the car unguarded as well in case they are protected by the device of deduction of children.

System of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat

The system of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat on a seat of the forward passenger requires a special children's seat. Such children's seat can be got at any Mercedes-Benz station.

At application of such special children's seat on a seat of the forward passenger the safety cushion of the forward passenger is disconnected. The control lamp on the average console burns constantly until on a seat of the forward passenger this special children's seat is mounted.

There is a danger of traumatizing!

If at the established children's seat with system of an identification of existence of a children's seat the control lamp does not light up, it means that the safety cushion of the forward passenger is not switched off. In this case establish a children's seat on a back seat. Carry out an inspection of system of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat at the Mercedes-Benz station.

Ensuring functioning of system of an automatic identification of existence of a children's seat, on a seat of the forward passenger requires installation of a special children's seat.

Not to put under a children's seat any linings (for example, pillows).

Without fail observe the guide of the manufacturer on installation.

(A control lamp - address the Section Precautionary and control lamps, and also messages of the multiinformation display on the registered malfunctions).

Seat belts

Each seat is equipped with a seat belt.

The pulling of a tape of a seat belt is blocked during the braking and delay of the car in all directions and at a tape pulling by breakthrough.

Automatic equipment of a comfortable prileganiye of seat belts.

If the electronic key in the lock of ignition is in situation 1 or 2, automatic equipment of a comfortable prileganiye of seat belts is switched on.

Force of retraction of the involving mechanism of a seat belt is weakened and, thereby, comfortableness of a prileganiye of seat belts increases.

Cleaning and care of tapes of seat belts — are considered in the Head Kuzov.

There is a danger of traumatizing!

Seat belts should be fastened at each trip.

Pregnant women also should not refuse protection by seat belts.

Each of seat belts is provided only for one passenger.

It is impossible to fasten any objects together with the passenger.

Incorrectly fastened seat belt in case of accident is not able to provide the provided protection that can lead to injuries.

Provisions of a body when sitting at which the correct prileganiye of seat belts is broken aggravate risk factors and therefore they should be avoided.

Do not stretch belts through sharp edges, belts can become torn.

Safety cushions provide the provided protection only if passengers are fastened by seat belts.

For protection in case of accident of the person below 150 cm in height need suitable devices of deduction as in their case it is impossible to provide the correct prileganiye of seat belts. (Address the section of the Device of deduction of children).

The seat belts damaged or being exposed to big loading during accident should be replaced new. Besides, check fastenings of belts.

Apply only the seat belts allowed by us.

It is impossible to make changes to the device of seat belts. It can negatively affect efficiency of belts.

Fastening of seat belts

1 Belt uvula
2 Belt lock
3 Key of release of a belt

Implant a uvula of a belt-1-into the belt-2-lock before fixing.

The seat belt has to adjoin, whenever possible, densely in the field of a basin before a hip. If necessary will pull a belt in the field of a basin. For this purpose tighten a belt before a breast up.

You watch a dense prileganiye of a belt and its passing across the middle of a shoulder.

The seat belt should not be overwound, should not pass on a throat or near at hand.

Establish backs almost vertically. The back has to adjoin to a back.

Control the correct prileganiye of a belt during the movement and, if necessary, correct.

At adjustment of provision of seats height of a seat belt will automatically be coordinated with growth.

Otstegivaniye of seat belts

Press a key-3-in the belt-2-lock.

Take away a uvula-1-to a belt exit.

Pyrotechnic natyazhitel of a seat belt with the device of restriction of a tension

Protective action of forward and extreme seat belts in a back part of salon increases a natyazhitel of a seat belt with the device of restriction of a tension of a seat belt.

Natyazhitel of a seat belt with the limiter of a tension is ready to work if the electronic key in the lock of ignition turns in situation 1 or 2.

(A control lamp of systems of safety of SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) — address the Section Precautionary and control lamps, and also messages of the multiinformation display on the registered malfunctions).

Are executed by Natyazhiteli with the device of restriction of a tension of a seat belt so that they work at frontal collision or arrival on the car behind.

Natyazhiteli of seat belts work only at collision or arrival on the car behind.

Natyazhiteli of seat belts work only at collision of precisely certain force. At the same time they pull seat belts to a dense prileganiye them to a body.

Devices of restriction of a tension of seat belts reduce the loads of belts of passengers arising at accident.

Natyazhitel of a seat belt of the forward passenger works only if the seat of the forward passenger is occupied.

Do not place heavy objects on a seat of the forward passenger, otherwise at accident will work a natyazhitel of a seat belt and a safety cushion on the party of a seat of the forward passenger.

There is a danger of traumatizing!

Natyazhiteli of seat belts, worked at accident, it is necessary to replace.

During removal of natyazhitel of seat belts it is necessary to follow safety regulations.

It is possible to study these rules at any Mercedes-Benz station.

Safety cushions

Forward safety cushions

1 Safety cushion of the driver
2 Safety cushion of the forward passenger

Safety cushion of the driver and forward passenger are executed so that they work at frontal collision. Operation happens, since collision of precisely certain force.

(A control lamp of systems of safety of SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) — address the Section Precautionary and control lamps, and also messages of the multiinformation display on the registered malfunctions).

In case of accident without strong blow in front of a safety cushion do not work. At such accidents the driver and the passenger are protected, as usual — the fastened seat belts.

System of an identification of employment of seats:

The safety cushion of the forward passenger works only if the seat of the forward passenger is occupied and does not blink or the control lamp on the average console does not light up (The section Precautionary and control lamps, and also messages of the multiinformation display on the registered malfunctions).

Do not place heavy objects on a seat of the forward passenger, otherwise at accident the safety cushion of the forward passenger and a side safety cushion of the forward passenger with a window safety cushion will work.

Side safety cushions (Sidebags), window safety cushions

3 Side safety cushions (Sidebags)
4 Window safety cushions

Side safety cushions are executed so that they work only on the party of collision.

Operation happens, since collision of precisely certain force.

In case of accident without strong side-winder side safety cushions do not work.

The side safety cushion of the forward passenger works only if the seat of the forward passenger is occupied.

The back side safety cushion works on the right in case sensors in this zone recorded side-winder.

The back side safety cushion on the party of the driver works only if the side safety cushion of the driver worked.

Window safety cushions:

Window safety cushions provide additional protection against injuries of the head and a thorax.

They are in a zone of racks And yes From (arrow) between side glasses and the head. They protect from the getting objects.

Window safety cushions are executed so that at side-winder they work on the party of blow in addition to side safety cushions.

Remarks according to safety measures

There is a danger of traumatizing!

The inadequate or thoughtless behavior can lead to the injuries caused by operation of safety cushions as in case of accident of a safety cushion have to be inflated in teche6niye milliseconds.

Injuries in most cases — frivolous, but in close proximity to exits of forward safety cushions drawing extremely severe injuries, in particular to small children is possible.

Safety cushions provide the provided protection only if all passengers are fastened by seat belts. (Fastening of seat belts — is described above).

Safety cushions provide additional protection; however, for an exception of injuries at operation of safety cushions it is necessary to consider the following:

· Choose whenever possible the situation, farthest from safety cushions, when sitting.
· During the movement do not bend forward. Do not lean against doors from within.
· You hold a steering wheel always for a rim for ensuring free inflation of a safety cushion.
· On safety cushions or between them and passengers there should not be foreign objects.
· Do not suspend to handles for a continence rigid objects as, for example, hangers.

If in the car there are children, it is necessary to use without fail devices of deduction of children (see above).

In case of operation of safety cushions do not touch hot parts. The safety cushions which worked at accident should be replaced new.

The soft cover of a steering wheel, cover of a safety cushion of the forward passenger, upholstery of doors and soft covering of a ceiling in a zone of window safety cushions cannot be fitted, pasted in addition on them signs or stickers, otherwise operation of safety cushions cannot be guaranteed any more.

It is impossible to make changes to elements of systems of deduction of passengers, including cable distributing.

During removal of knots of safety cushions it is necessary to follow safety regulations.

It is possible to study these rules at any Mercedes-Benz station.

Service life of safety cushions is limited for 15 years.

Therefore for the safety reasons not later, than after 15 years, we strongly recommend to make replacement of safety cushions at one of Mercedes-Benz stations.

At sale of the car the owner is obliged to inform the buyer on this matter. It is carried out in the course of the Operation manuals broadcast.

At operation of safety cushions the insignificant amount of smoke is released. This smoke is not hazardous to health and is not a fire sign in the car.

At bystry inflation the structure of fabric made of cloth of safety cushions can become the reason of small damages of skin.