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06-15-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I do not think it can be done in the 2019’s...

I do not think it can be done in the 2019’s except by a dealer.
06-13-2019, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 675
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Great info re the multi function switch. Until...

Great info re the multi function switch. Until now I have ‘twiched’ The wheel to show I was still present!

On those long highway trips where there isn’t much gear changing try Eco and you may get...
06-13-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 78,185
Posted By JDPEClassUK

OP has not been around or responded to this...

OP has not been around or responded to this thread for ages.
06-08-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Just use the online update via the Mercedes Me...

Just use the online update via the Mercedes Me Portal. Put the update on a usb and it uploads in a few minutes. I have OTA updates in but unless you are driving for long periods they can take a long...
06-06-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not sure about question 2 and would be very...

Not sure about question 2 and would be very interested if you can.

Regarding auto lock - I am sure mine licks automatically when I walk away with the key and leave it alone. I’ll check though.
06-06-2019, 03:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,053
Posted By JDPEClassUK

But the look!!

But the look!!
06-06-2019, 03:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Pretty sure that is the case in the UK as well....

Pretty sure that is the case in the UK as well. My Estate has ABC with air all round
05-24-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,223
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Can do over the air or manual download via...

Can do over the air or manual download via Mercedes Me Connect Portal website into a usb. Was very straightforwsrd and took only a few minutes.
05-21-2019, 02:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,223
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I am now on version 15 through online update

I am now on version 15 through online update
05-20-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,605
Posted By JDPEClassUK

That’s exactly how mine works as well and mine is...

That’s exactly how mine works as well and mine is UK/EU spec.
05-20-2019, 02:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,641
Posted By JDPEClassUK

At least have the refrigerant and pressure tested...

At least have the refrigerant and pressure tested - and temp at vents then you will know if it the car or not.
05-19-2019, 04:40 PM
05-19-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I didn’t think speed limit showed up on Google...

I didn’t think speed limit showed up on Google Maps? Will check. I know it shows when using Apple Maps on CarPlay.
05-15-2019, 02:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,546
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Is that for the whole CarPlay or just to connect...

Is that for the whole CarPlay or just to connect to existing CarPlay wirelessly?
05-12-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 990
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Your car looks stunning. I do not have a cab,...

Your car looks stunning. I do not have a cab, mine is an estate for practicalities, but I agree with all your comments and if I were ever to get a cab then this one would take some beating. 👍🏼
05-12-2019, 03:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,441
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Looks like 32.6 miles per gallon and the 58 is...

Looks like 32.6 miles per gallon and the 58 is average miles per hour over the journey
05-11-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,441
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I just did nearly 700 miles straight at 70-75mph...

I just did nearly 700 miles straight at 70-75mph most of the time and got over 50mpg. Amazing 😀
...
05-10-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,041
Posted By JDPEClassUK

You can listen to and send messages through...

You can listen to and send messages through Comand as stated above
05-10-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,605
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Of course - usb will charge from any socket

Of course - usb will charge from any socket
05-04-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By JDPEClassUK

No need for an adapter for that model year in UK....

No need for an adapter for that model year in UK. I would doubt you needed one. Search online at Mercedes Me website and try and log on. You may need to go to dealer for verification.
04-30-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,225
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes mine is a 2019 and rear ‘Privacy Glass’ was...

Yes mine is a 2019 and rear ‘Privacy Glass’ was an option on ordering in UK.

the remote parking does work in UK and is very useful. Both the straight forward and back to get in and out of garage...
04-30-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not my experience with Mercedes Me staff in...

Not my experience with Mercedes Me staff in Europe. Very helpful and almost daily contact for several weeks until Hermes Module issue resolved.
04-29-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,275
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Really? I think this is very subjective. I have...

Really? I think this is very subjective. I have moved this year from a new BMWX5 with latest version of iDrive to MB Comand Online and I find the MB system much better. It takes a little while to get...
04-26-2019, 02:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,225
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Privacy glass (as it is called in UK) is an...

Privacy glass (as it is called in UK) is an option on ordering. I have it...
...
04-23-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,767
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Os this DAB radio you mean or a subscription...

Os this DAB radio you mean or a subscription internet radio?
04-23-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,124
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I understand wireless CarPlay will be in next...

I understand wireless CarPlay will be in next iteration of Comand I.e. MBUX? My wife’s new Mini already has it and the graphics stream fine. It is much more convenient than having to hook up a cable...
04-23-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,199
Posted By JDPEClassUK

No wind noise from my Estate and I have done...

No wind noise from my Estate and I have done several 700 + mile journeys in heavy rain, wind and sunshine.
04-21-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,225
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Very nice 😀

Very nice 😀
04-19-2019, 03:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 908
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I appreciate that, but after the mileage stated...

I appreciate that, but after the mileage stated it will not need even 10L
04-18-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 908
Posted By JDPEClassUK

If you check system you can check Ad Blue level...

If you check system you can check Ad Blue level along with Oil etc
04-17-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 908
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Massive rip off at dealers. I buy 10litres of Ad...

Massive rip off at dealers. I buy 10litres of Ad Blue for approx £10 or €11. That is max what dealer will have put in for you.
04-17-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I’ll try it with both and check

I’ll try it with both and check
04-16-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have the same wheels and they came with TPMS...

I have the same wheels and they came with TPMS sensors. My tyre valve is very different to yours though.
04-16-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not sure I can help explain but volume is really...

Not sure I can help explain but volume is really loud on my Burmester and I think volume on phone and Comand are independent. There are separate volume controls for phone call volume and music/audio...
04-16-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,406
Posted By JDPEClassUK

likewise - My Estate came with Hankook in the UK...

likewise - My Estate came with Hankook in the UK and I really like them. They are whisper quite and very smooth with what seems good grip and wear. Time will tell how long they last but so far so...
04-12-2019, 05:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,192
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Great Car

I don’t want to tempt fate here and I hope I don’t regret this in the future, but just wanted to say how great the car is and much I enjoy owning/driving it.

i know others have experienced...
04-07-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,019
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Seems like a glitch after the update and you need...

Seems like a glitch after the update and you need to sync you Mercedes Me Account with the car again. Perhaps try logging out and deleting app on your phone and then download and log back on again....
04-01-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 559
Views: 159,878
Posted By JDPEClassUK

The Machiatto beige holds up really well too 😀 ...

The Machiatto beige holds up really well too 😀

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/5d96815b_df83_4784_8cc3_4b2b092b10c6_4dcc0978fa847657dd04dc0bf687c2bfb5595603.jpeg
...
03-27-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,363
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Apple Carpkay with iPhone does fill the entire...

Apple Carpkay with iPhone does fill the entire display. This is very subjective, but I think it works great and iPhone X is best phone I have ever had!
03-27-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 719
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not from mine but I have 18’s and non run flats...

Not from mine but I have 18’s and non run flats on it.
03-27-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Sorry - no idea. But it is there somewhere in the...

Sorry - no idea. But it is there somewhere in the 600+ pages I read when I got the car 😳
03-27-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 874
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Isn’t that the driver profile icon? You can...

Isn’t that the driver profile icon? You can select 3 different profiles in mine.
03-22-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 790
Posted By JDPEClassUK

it enables you to link to an Office 365 Account....

it enables you to link to an Office 365 Account. Helps with appointments, emails etc. Integrates Nav for time to next appointment etc. Also allows for conference calls on the go.
03-20-2019, 05:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,295
Posted By JDPEClassUK

It shouldn’t need the new version to work....

It shouldn’t need the new version to work. Sometimes it does take a little time. It was over 2 weeks for me.

If it gasnt connected soon I would send a message to the Mercedes Me team to follow up.
03-20-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,092
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I thought you said earlier it was formatted as...

I thought you said earlier it was formatted as ExFat not FAT32. My card only works when formatted as ExFat.
03-17-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,229
Posted By JDPEClassUK

i tried it on my MY 2019. The guide says if there...

i tried it on my MY 2019. The guide says if there is rain on the front windscreen sensor then it will close sunroof and windows when stationary. It will auto close in any event after 30 mins of...
03-16-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,295
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I got a message on Mercedes Me portal on website....

I got a message on Mercedes Me portal on website. After that it no longer worked and I had to use new version. Seems to have some good features like collision warning, geofencing etc
03-15-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By JDPEClassUK

S213 is the code for Esate (Wagon). W213 is for...

S213 is the code for Esate (Wagon). W213 is for saloon (sedan). OP is correct
03-14-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,295
Posted By JDPEClassUK

In the UK I was told that Mercedes Me Connect was...

In the UK I was told that Mercedes Me Connect was being phased out and replaced with just Mercedes Me. In the UK the Mercedes Me Connect has now stopped working and the new Mercedes Me app seems...
03-12-2019, 04:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,551
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have Valet Mode on Mercedes Me that allows me...

I have Valet Mode on Mercedes Me that allows me to set remotely. This notifies me if car is switched on, moved, involved in a collision and I can limit (through Geo-fence) where the car is. Mine is a...
03-07-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes - there are at least map updates. Log onto...

Yes - there are at least map updates. Log onto Mercedes Me portal online.
03-04-2019, 02:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,276
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not really, modern compression with MP4 makes...

Not really, modern compression with MP4 makes them very manageable sizes. I have got lots of YouTube videos on an SD Card that play fine.
03-02-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I think that’s exactly it. We have non cellular...

I think that’s exactly it. We have non cellular iPads and the wi-do hot spot will be great
03-02-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 783
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I formatted SD Card (or USB) as ExFat and then...

I formatted SD Card (or USB) as ExFat and then copied mp4 video voles (home made, you tube etc) and they work fine. Videos only play when stationary and in Park.
03-01-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By JDPEClassUK

It is a fast 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) module...

It is a fast 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) module and connection speeds are very good. Mine is a MY 2019 and I know they upgraded the Hermes module for this MY.

Problem using phone as hotspot is...
02-28-2019, 03:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Ah yes. But the modules in current models will...

Ah yes. But the modules in current models will not support it. It will require a new updated Hermes Comms part which is not upgradeable according to MB
02-27-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thank you - it was more a frustration that...

Thank you - it was more a frustration that something that should work didn’t and no-one seemed to understand why.

i do some very long journey’s and my good lady has a none cellular iPad so the...
02-27-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Internet in the Car finally working!

After a month with no Mercedes Me and 4 months of no Internet in the Car, both Mercedes and Vodafone finally ‘talked’ to each other and realised a setting was wrong in their records and the Hermes...
02-25-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,565
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Lots of cars only blow out of one exhaust when...

Lots of cars only blow out of one exhaust when starting up. There maybe a flap system to direct the flow to one exhaust until ready.
02-20-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes - just indicates the profile setting

Yes - just indicates the profile setting
02-20-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 705
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Have you tried turning the auto zoom off if you...

Have you tried turning the auto zoom off if you prefer to manually zoom?
02-20-2019, 03:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 500
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have a MY 2019 Estate with both digital gauges...

I have a MY 2019 Estate with both digital gauges and the ambient light is top and bottom
02-19-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By JDPEClassUK

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/920x2000/86dcf54f_0785_427c_a60f_45dd922aeeff_a1df1fe173c87268283862e5c2dbc46891c25ac7.jpeg...
02-19-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Egon, On front page of Mercedes Me app I...

Egon,

On front page of Mercedes Me app I have the collision alert circle.

To set it up, click on little gear wheel (settings) and on mine there is a toggle switch for alarm setting and...
02-19-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 778
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Interestingly different approach in UK. You need...

Interestingly different approach in UK. You need to log onto wi-fi hotspot in car and then direct mibike device to Vodafone in order to register and sign up a data tariff.

It is not possible to...
02-18-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks have done that. I actually quite like the...

Thanks have done that. I actually quite like the idea of the feature, but when I turn back on it flags up the collision alarm I referred to.
02-18-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,866
Posted By JDPEClassUK

You are absolutely right. There is no ‘SIM’ in...

You are absolutely right. There is no ‘SIM’ in the car. It is virtual and part of the HERMES Module.
02-17-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,276
Posted By JDPEClassUK

This ... that’s exactly what I do

This ... that’s exactly what I do
02-16-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 784
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not really sure what it’s got to do with the...

Not really sure what it’s got to do with the Radio though! If it was Media Sources then I understand.

OP - you can put music, audio books, videos etc on a SD card and/or USB and select from Media...
02-16-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 751
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Collision Alarm

After washing the car the other day I got a ‘Collision Alarm’ with date and time on my Mercedes Me on my phone. There was no collision and all is okay. Probably assessed my cleaning as a collision.
...
02-16-2019, 04:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Most likely a software update and reset I would...

Most likely a software update and reset I would have thought. Not sure how Hermes Module could cause that.
Perhaps try logging out of Mercedes Me and turn off phone, back on and re log in. Seems...
02-15-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I would think all makes/model as are the same...

I would think all makes/model as are the same because radar bounces off heavy rain and as a safety feature it cuts out because it cannot define the vehicle in front properly
02-15-2019, 03:35 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,592
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Before your next update save all your data first...

Before your next update save all your data first on a usb, then you can reload tobexactly same settings after update.
02-14-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Confusion reigns because in UK the latest app...

Confusion reigns because in UK the latest app (for all cars inc 2019) is just called Mercedes Me. This has all the functions you seem to have in the US with Mercedes Me Connect. I think the naming...
02-14-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,075
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Probably - that’s why Comand costs more!

Probably - that’s why Comand costs more!
02-14-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,866
Posted By JDPEClassUK

The WiFi connection may work but there is no...

The WiFi connection may work but there is no outward connection to the internet without a subscription (Vodafone in UK). Other apps may work but not browsing the web
02-13-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,075
Posted By JDPEClassUK

What does what option actually do? If you mean...

What does what option actually do? If you mean Comand Online then it is specified in some detail in the manual and the W213/S213 MB Brochure
02-13-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

[QUOTE=Egonvdv;7680664]do you guys ( rustybear3...

[QUOTE=Egonvdv;7680664]do you guys ( rustybear3 JDPEClassUK ) have the 2019 model
and if so do you have an app dedicated to that special model ?

Mine is a MY 2019 with Command Online, but I just...
02-13-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Egon - It is is not necessarily EU/US because...

Egon -
It is is not necessarily EU/US because the iPhone image shown is identical to mine and I am in the UK.

Does seem really strange why some have more issues than others.
02-12-2019, 02:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,194
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I didn’t, but I got one of the full shelf...

I didn’t, but I got one of the full shelf inserts. See ‘Centre Cubby Box’ thread from a few days ago.

Thanks though!
02-10-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I got Hankook 18” on mine and absolutely love...

I got Hankook 18” on mine and absolutely love them. Whisper quiet and seem to have good wear/grip although I am only 2000 miles in.
02-10-2019, 03:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Doubt you are doing anything wrong. I do exactly...

Doubt you are doing anything wrong. I do exactly as you describe and it works for me. Sometimes it depends on signal strength and can take a few minutes after starting car to appear. I have started...
02-08-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By JDPEClassUK

“Console Armrest Storage Box Container Tray for...

“Console Armrest Storage Box Container Tray for Mercedes Benz W213”

Comes complete with anti-slip rubber mats and access to usb/SD ports underneath. I bought at 90 degree angle micro usb charger...
02-08-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Centre cubby box

This is one of the most useful things I bought for my E. I had one for previous BMW and loved it. It is tailor made for W213, fits perfectly, gives lots of extra options for additional wireless...
02-07-2019, 03:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,018
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I wonder what the ‘difference’ is between US cars...

I wonder what the ‘difference’ is between US cars and UK models that’s prevents this?

I formatted an SD Card (eXFat) and put a few MP4 video files on to watch when stationary and they all work...
02-06-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,029
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I usually go on the ferry (90 mins) as I have...

I usually go on the ferry (90 mins) as I have quite a long drive to the port and can get some rest on the boat. Quite a bit cheaper too. With a ‘Season Ticket’ crossings are about £40.
02-05-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,029
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Don’t worry too much - I think US mpg is slightly...

Don’t worry too much - I think US mpg is slightly different to UK? 1mpg UK = 0.83mpg US so at 18 you are approx 21.6 UK mpg
02-05-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,029
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Wow - that’s even better at over 54mpg. 👍🏼👍🏼 ...

Wow - that’s even better at over 54mpg. 👍🏼👍🏼

My trips were a combination of motorways and country roads.
02-05-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,029
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Great fuel mileage for a big car 👍🏼

Just got back from a nearly 1500 mile round trip to France. Car fully laden and very heavy going out 52.3mpg and coming back was towing large trailer 48.7mpg. This is in my 2019 E220 Estate (Wagon)....
02-04-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,907
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Agree! btw - my new 2919 Estate came with...

Agree!

btw - my new 2919 Estate came with Hankooks as standard tyres on 245/18 on my Estate in UK. They are fantastically quiet and reportedly very good grip, economy and wear.
02-03-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,457
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I thought it used a direct link to control after...

I thought it used a direct link to control after initial connection through Mercedes Me? You need to unlock the car using the Key fob before any connection is made. The app requires constant input on...
01-31-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,592
Posted By JDPEClassUK

V14 2019 is latest version I have in UK

V14 2019 is latest version I have in UK
01-31-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,223
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks

Thanks
01-31-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,223
Posted By JDPEClassUK

How did you exit display in the end?

How did you exit display in the end?
01-31-2019, 03:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,457
Posted By JDPEClassUK

In the UK the remote parking service comes free...

In the UK the remote parking service comes free for 3 years then it’s a paid for service. The ‘Parking’ app is available for download from App Store.

I use it quite frequently due to tight parking...
01-30-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 919
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Dont think that is the reason. Reserve is 7...

Dont think that is the reason. Reserve is 7 litres or just under 1 gallon according to handbook.

Both 66l and 80l have 7 litre reserve.

From memory, I think larger tank is available with larger...
01-29-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By JDPEClassUK

https://mbworld.org/forums/e-class-w213/731263-ele...

https://mbworld.org/forums/e-class-w213/731263-electronic-gauge-selection-one.html
01-29-2019, 02:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 919
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I remember reading somewhere that the larger tank...

I remember reading somewhere that the larger tank is an upgrade option on some models in some places.
01-28-2019, 03:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Congratulations on new car. There is a long...

Congratulations on new car.
There is a long thread on here about display choices and preferences for behind the wheel (we get both LHD and RHD so discussion about left screen/right screen can be...
01-27-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 778
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not sure about rubbing, but it will put your...

Not sure about rubbing, but it will put your speedo out!
01-25-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

check settings in car under settings/units. You...

check settings in car under settings/units. You can change between metric and imperial
01-23-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,637
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not sure if these are all the differences but...

Not sure if these are all the differences but here are some:

Live Traffic Updates
Online Map Updates
Ability for MB Park
Internet in the car
Additional Mercedes Me apps
Online music streaming...
01-19-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 899
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Safety Recall re fuel line

Just seen this on UK forum and wondered if others had had it? Recall notice for W213 E220. This is the relevant bit:

"We have established that on some cars it is possible that the routing of a...
01-19-2019, 01:56 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

i have been in touch with Mercedes Me Technical ...

i have been in touch with Mercedes Me Technical pretty much every day since November! I know they are updating a lot of the software and yesterday they did a shutdown for a period of time...
01-18-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By JDPEClassUK

You could put them in folders?

You could put them in folders?
01-18-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,727
Posted By JDPEClassUK

[QUOTE=Egonvdv;7657664]you mean u can enter an...

[QUOTE=Egonvdv;7657664]you mean u can enter an address with the ipad? how do you do that. I can only use mine as a mouse..[/QUOT

Pretty sure you can - I’ll try it and let you know
01-18-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,228
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Difficult for me to compare, but what I can say...

Difficult for me to compare, but what I can say is that I have Air Body Control and the ride is silky smooth, self levelling and has ability to rise/fall.

it could never be described as harsh.
01-17-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,311
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Hermes Comms Module

Anybody know where the HERMES Communications module is located in the W213? I still cannot connect to the internet via wi-fi but I have Mercedes Me and live traffic updates etc .
A suggestion in...
01-16-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,729
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I just tried on mine out of interest and it works...

I just tried on mine out of interest and it works for me like it should. Got to be a numbering issue in file sort on info tab of music file? Can check on iTunes
01-16-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes they can. The configuration issue is not with...

Yes they can. The configuration issue is not with MB but with iOS updates. When there is an update it (sometimes) changes the setting in iOS turning off notifications. These need to be reactivated....
01-14-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,727
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Try it and see

Been using the Comand Touch app quite a lot today and showing my other half how it works. Once used for a while it becomes very intuitive and actually very useful. For example on the music tab you...
01-13-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,727
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Very different menu to mine - nothing like this!

Very different menu to mine - nothing like this!
01-13-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,727
Posted By JDPEClassUK

System, Connectivity

System, Connectivity
01-13-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,497
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I’m with you - not noticed any issues at all and...

I’m with you - not noticed any issues at all and I came over from a BMW X5 which also had great visibility. Perhaps it’s just seating position?
01-13-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,727
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I downloaded the app from the UK App Store and...

I downloaded the app from the UK App Store and installed on my iPad. It connected straight away in the car. It is quite useful for some settings - that passenger (front or rear) can do. Stops me...
01-11-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,191
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Rustybear3 - you may be right about it being a UK...

Rustybear3 - you may be right about it being a UK thing. I can connect my pipho e via USB and not start carplay. There is a setting in Comand on my model not to auto start CarPlay in connection.
...
01-11-2019, 03:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,191
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I think you need to organise your music files on...

I think you need to organise your music files on the SD card first and create some playlists if you want to see them in the menu. I have music in folders by artist/album title and when I search I can...
01-10-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,191
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Voice commands works for me whether iPhone is...

Voice commands works for me whether iPhone is plugged in or not!
01-10-2019, 04:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By JDPEClassUK

No need to be in car for straight parking. You...

No need to be in car for straight parking. You need to unlock from outside, start the parking app on your phone and keep your finger circling!

For parking into a bay, the car does have to be...
01-09-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,383
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not in the UK Rod - There is no Me Connect just...

Not in the UK Rod - There is no Me Connect just Mercedes Me and that covers pretty much everything.
01-09-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By JDPEClassUK

But we can start the car and park it from outside!

But we can start the car and park it from outside!
01-05-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks - Appreciated. I did think about changing...

Thanks - Appreciated. I did think about changing location and have tried in several places. I think you are right though about Mercedes Servers and Vodafone servers requiring a strong signal to sync....
01-03-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks - tried that lots of times but if you...

Thanks - tried that lots of times but if you click on the register now button it just says this must be done from the Wi-Fi hotspot in the car!
01-02-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Many thanks Stephos - I only wish I could see...

Many thanks Stephos - I only wish I could see that screen!!

At at least I know what Vodafone are telling me is correct now though. Much appreciated.
01-02-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks Stephos - can you set up your Wi-Fi...

Thanks Stephos - can you set up your Wi-Fi hotspot on the car so your phone connects to the car (via Vehicle - Connectivity). Once you have done that and have your phone connected can you try and...
01-02-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Anyone else had problems connecting or...

Anyone else had problems connecting or registering with Vodafone?
12-31-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Agreed. The team at Mervedes Me are pretty...

Agreed. The team at Mervedes Me are pretty responsive and don’t have anything to do with your dealer and they are the developers of the app.
12-31-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

i had exactly the same problem and when Mercedes...

i had exactly the same problem and when Mercedes Me got in touch they said I needed to drive for at least an hour or so to enable the server to sync with the car.

When I did that it worked and...
12-29-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks - but apparently (and I have looked...

Thanks - but apparently (and I have looked through several previous threads on this) you cannot use your personal phone sim as a hotspot via the car if the car has the HERMES module and virtual SIM...
12-29-2018, 03:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,022
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Internet In The Car

Anyone in UK/Europe tried to connect to the ‘outside world’ via the MB hotspot in the car?
I get a full strength hotspot and the external signal is full bars but just get a spinning circle and...
12-27-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,510
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Progressive with media on left, speed in centre...

Progressive with media on left, speed in centre and eco etc on right
12-27-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,451
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Checked mine today and in Eco mode it goes into...

Checked mine today and in Eco mode it goes into 9th bet 65-67 mph?
12-27-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,592
Posted By JDPEClassUK

v14.0 2019 has just been released. Can be...

v14.0 2019 has just been released. Can be downloaded from Mercedes Me Portal and uploaded in 10 mins via USB or ages via OTA. Worked straight away on my MY 2019 Estate (Wagon)
12-17-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,271
Posted By JDPEClassUK

MirrorLink is included in my car but only works...

MirrorLink is included in my car but only works with Android phones not iPhone.
12-17-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,271
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have a MY2919 and there is no way to tether via...

I have a MY2919 and there is no way to tether via phone if you have Comand Online. However, my connection is 4G (with Vodafone) and quite fast. Plus you can have a number if passengers connected...
12-13-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,320
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I don’t know why - and cannot think of a good...

I don’t know why - and cannot think of a good reason but when usb or SD is formatted using ExFat rather than any other format the files seem to play better. Including movie files!
12-09-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Update - I reported the issue to Me support and...

Update - I reported the issue to Me support and they investigated. Apparently my connection to the MB Connect (one of the main menu options in car) had dropped out.

Apparently this needs to have...
12-09-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,059
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I bought the ‘real’ ones at the MB dealer before...

I bought the ‘real’ ones at the MB dealer before my new car arrived from factory. They fitted them on arrival before delivery to me. They are really nice and sharp and straight plug and play...
12-02-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,545
Posted By JDPEClassUK

If the phone is on the wireless mat it also...

If the phone is on the wireless mat it also improves (boosts) signal quality through the cars antenna - even if it is not plugged in. So it does have some benefit?
12-02-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes - I have a strong signal at home and the car...

Yes - I have a strong signal at home and the car has a full 4G signal.

Will keep trying 👍🏼
12-02-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Do it just exactly as you describe - strange!

Do it just exactly as you describe - strange!
12-02-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Well now. Just tried again but this time sent an...

Well now. Just tried again but this time sent an address from Google Naos and it popped up straight away in car. So did an address from Apple Maps. 😀.

Just not from the map in Me yet 🤔. Working on...
12-02-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thanks Rod - that’s what I was hoping for but it...

Thanks Rod - that’s what I was hoping for but it doesn’t seem to do that. I have check nav menus, poi’s, previous destinations etc but they are not there. Tried several times and different addresses...
12-02-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I click on the map icon at the bottom of the...

I click on the map icon at the bottom of the screen and then enter a new location at the top and then it asks me if I wish to send to vehicle and I select yes..
12-02-2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 17,799
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Sending Destinations

Anyone having problems sending destinations from the App to the vehicle?

I can go through all the process and it says it has sent from my iPhone but then so cannot find in the car!
11-27-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have now put all my music from iPhone into USB...

I have now put all my music from iPhone into USB drive so only use my phone for calls and messages. Seems to work better for me.
11-27-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Is this over Bluetooth or cable? If BT I ensured...

Is this over Bluetooth or cable? If BT I ensured it was selected for music as well as phone and the Linguatronic works just fine. Just say “Play xxxx” and it does!
11-26-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have used the remote parking pilot on my drive...

I have used the remote parking pilot on my drive - feels very scary at first but does exactly what it says. Control from iPhone is intuitive and easy. 😀
11-25-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Have just put all the MB ‘How to’ Videos relating...

Have just put all the MB ‘How to’ Videos relating to functions on the E Class on a SD Card and can now search and play the videos in the car when stationary 😀.

Easier than looking in the handbook...
11-25-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By JDPEClassUK

i haven’t tried that with the MB but that didn’t...

i haven’t tried that with the MB but that didn’t work with other cars I have had.

Go go to the iTunes folder under your user account and look for the iTunes Media folder, then music (you cannot...
11-25-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I use both a 128Gb SD card and a 256Gb USB drive...

I use both a 128Gb SD card and a 256Gb USB drive with no problems. I don’t exceed the niumber of individual files (50k).

I also format ExFat which seems to work best.
11-23-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I asked the dealer today in UK. It will be in...

I asked the dealer today in UK. It will be in 2021 MY new model E Class. Not in W213.
11-22-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,767
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have a slightly different opinion regarding the...

I have a slightly different opinion regarding the current COMAND system. I have just bought a new 2019 E Class having moved from a 2017 BMW X5 which was considered to have one of the best...
11-22-2018, 04:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I got a 64Gb card but I guess any size would do...

I got a 64Gb card but I guess any size would do depending on how much stuff you want to put on it.

i tried it with some You Tube videos and a home movie. Just saved movie on my Mac via iMovie and...
11-21-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Movies on SD Card

Was just messing around earlier trying different combinations of Bluetooth iPhone, iPod, USB etc for music, podcasts etc and put some MP4’s on an SD Card and put it in. Played the movies straight...
11-21-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,967
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Exactly like mine from the UK

Exactly like mine from the UK
11-19-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,967
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I think all the terms are interchangeable. In the...

I think all the terms are interchangeable. In the UK (just double checked my manual) it is ‘Glide Mode’ and that is what is reflected on the dash when active - it shows ‘Glide’.

Maybe the...
11-18-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,449
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I haven’t driven a Tesla so can’t really compare,...

I haven’t driven a Tesla so can’t really compare, but my 2019 E Class Estate does not exhibit the issues you highlight.
11-18-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,967
Posted By JDPEClassUK

We have ’Glide’ mode when economy setting is...

We have ’Glide’ mode when economy setting is selected. On motorways or other roads where active acceleration is not required it deselects the drive train and allows the engine to idle thus supposedly...
11-17-2018, 04:34 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Amazing😀

Got into my car for first time in a few days this morning after being away and after 3 minutes the Me logo appeared and all connected 😀😀.

just tried the app and all us working fine - so no more...
11-15-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

definately not resolved in my case yet! Although...

definately not resolved in my case yet! Although I am very enthused by Rod’s recent connection. Let’s keep it alive until at least Saturday when I know if mine has connected.
11-14-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thats great news for you 😀😀. I am away from my...

Thats great news for you 😀😀. I am away from my car now until Friday so won’t know if mine connects in next couple of days. Will report as soon as I am back.🤞🤞
11-13-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Not working on mine yet in UK 🙄

Not working on mine yet in UK 🙄
11-12-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,603
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Mine with ABC is silky smooth. I do not get any...

Mine with ABC is silky smooth. I do not get any of the feedback you report. Very comfortable and almost silent. I am running on 18’s.
11-12-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes the trim is metal weave - the only...

Yes the trim is metal weave - the only alternative to aluminium in SE models in UK. Looks similar to CF though and I think it looks both classy and sporty.
11-12-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Yes re the UK. I had raised an issue with the MB...

Yes re the UK. I had raised an issue with the MB customer service and they had told me it had been raised with a technical service engineer in Germany. Today I got the e-mail. We’ll see !
11-12-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

They sent an email directly to my registered...

They sent an email directly to my registered email address. Sounds positive because they had no real need to send that update 🤞
11-12-2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Update from Germany

Just had an unsolicited reply from Mercedes Me Tech lin Germany to say they are close to a solution for my connection problems and will be in touch directly very soon. 🤞
11-10-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 725
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I think it’s wax oil - protects from corrosion

I think it’s wax oil - protects from corrosion
11-10-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Exactly the same for me :-(

Exactly the same for me :-(
11-10-2018, 03:25 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Great news for you Granite - sadly I am still...

Great news for you Granite - sadly I am still like rbrylaw - and I am in the UK so would be quite amazing if there was a bad batch of modules for them only to affect such a small number.
11-08-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/894x1527/bc04771f_859a_4932_a760_51a48ef5cf0c_e99490c8e4e56fe05726ee8ed47b45ab16dec469.png
[QUOTE=rbrylaw;7597576]Just had my daily "what's...
11-07-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 40,835
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I have exactly the same problem with a brand new...

I have exactly the same problem with a brand new E Class Estate I collected last Friday. Tried several times to activate at dealers and online - to no avail.

i cannot connect via car at all to...
11-06-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,479
Posted By JDPEClassUK

I am having exactly the same connection problems...

I am having exactly the same connection problems in the UK. 5 days since took delivery but the Mercedes Me Connect cannot ‘see’ my car.

My case has also been escalated to an engineer in Germany....
11-05-2018, 02:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 937
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Great colour, great car

Looks fantastic. Just got one myself and couldn’t be happier. Enjoy!
11-05-2018, 02:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Thank you - I love it (and the new wheel). Seems...

Thank you - I love it (and the new wheel). Seems better than the previous version the car on test drive had?
11-03-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By JDPEClassUK

Pictures as requested 😀

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1290/344eb0c0_a1cd_44b6_ac28_bcf2abba939d_44395b4f55894cf70fa705f4d5bdbff4ee34346b.jpeg...
11-02-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,083
Posted By JDPEClassUK

New Estate

Just picked up my brand new Irridium Silver premium Plus E220d Estate with Machiato beige leather. Absolutely delighted with it. The Command online and interior is just fantastic. I have come from a...
10-11-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 21
Sticky Welcome!
Views: 5,919
Posted By JDPEClassUK

New E-Class Estate on order

Hi all,

read some great snippets of information here. I have an estate in Irridium Silver on order since beginning of September - pretty fully loaded UK spec. Due to get it in 4 weeks. Can’t wait...
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