Notices
C-Class (W204) 2008 - 2014: C180K, C200K, C230, C280, C300, C350, C200CDI, C220CDI, C320CDI

Display on unlock

 
Old 04-03-2015, 12:11 PM
  #1  
Newbie
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Posts: 1
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
2012 c300
Display on unlock

Hi folks, proud new Benz owner here. My first

Had a question on the display on the speedometer that shows the km. When I unlock the car...the display turns on and shows the cars milage. Is there a way to change what it shows or to turn it off from showing?

Thanks!
afinite is offline  
Old 04-04-2015, 10:22 AM
  #2  
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: London, U.K.
Posts: 222
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
MB C220 Sport W204, 18" AMGs, Grey lthr, xenons, p'ktronic, HKardon, Comand nav.
Hi,

Mine has always done this from new. Whatever mode I leave the car in when switching off it always reverts to this when switching on. Not aware of a way to disable it. May be possible in "engineering menu" but have never seen it mentioned in this forum in 6 years of reading them.
NewtwoMB is offline  
Old 04-04-2015, 11:28 AM
  #3  
Member
 
LogicalApex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Posts: 144
Received 6 Likes on 6 Posts
2014 C300 Luxury
My understanding is the 2013+ C300 will remember your last screen setting when powering the car on. It will show the mileage as the only screen when powered off though. This is probably to make things easy for dealers and whatnot when they have to verify car mileage.

I have only owned the 2013 and 2014 C300 and that is how mine both work.
LogicalApex is offline  
Old 04-05-2015, 12:48 PM
  #4  
Senior Member
 
TheRulesLawyer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 387
Received 2 Likes on 1 Post
C350
My '12 c350 remembers the setting too.
TheRulesLawyer is offline  
 

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:
You have already rated this thread Rating: Thread Rating: 0 votes,  average.

Quick Reply: Display on unlock


Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: