Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class: Introduction - Shift ranges - Automatic transmission - Driving and parking - Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class Owner's ManualMercedes-Benz GLK-Class: Introduction

When the automatic transmission is in position D, it is possible to restrict or derestrict the shift range (). The shift range selected is shown in the multifunction display. The automatic transmission shifts only as far as the selected gear.

Shift range

braking effect.You can use the engine's braking effect.

of the engine on downhill gradients and for driving:To use the braking effect of the engine on downhill gradients and for driving:

  • on steep mountain roads
  • in mountainous terrain
  • in arduous conditions

of the engine on extremely steep downhill gradients and on long downhill stretchesTo use the braking effect of the engine on extremely steep downhill gradients and on long downhill stretches

    Restricting the shift range
    X Press the selector lever to the left towards D–. The automatic transmission shifts down one gear and restricts the shift range to the relevant gear. If the engine exceeds the maximum engine ...

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    Rear gate
    The rear gate can be locked and unlocked using any of the following systems. - Power door locking switch: Refer to “Power door locking switches”. - Remote keyless entry system: Refer to ...

    Important safety notes
    The rear view camera is an optical parking aid. It shows the area behind your vehicle in the COMAND display. WARNING Make sure that no persons or animals are in the maneuvering range. Otherwi ...

    Center console, upper section
    Hazard warning lamps ATA indicator lamp indicator lamp ESP® Audio system/COMAND; see separate operating instructions Seat heating PARKTRONIC ...