Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Introduction - SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) - Occupant safety - Safety - Mercedes-Benz C-Class Owners ManualMercedes-Benz C-Class: Introduction

SRS consists of:
• the • air bags SRS warning lamp
• air bags
• air bag control unit (with crash sensors)
• Emergency Tensioning Devices
• belt force limiters

SRS reduces the risk of occupants coming into contact with the vehicle's interior in the event of an accident. It can also reduce the effect of the forces to which occupants are subjected during an accident.

    SRS warning lamp
    SRS functions are checked regularly when you switch on the ignition and when the engine is running. Therefore, malfunctions can be detected in good time. The SRS warning lamp in the instrume ...

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    Bulbs and fuses
    • Check all external lights and the horn. Refer to the appropriate Sections of Chapter 12 for details if any of the circuits are found to be inoperative. • Visually check all accessible wir ...

    Replacing spark plugs
    Iridium-tipped spark plugs (if so equipped) It is not necessary to replace iridium-tipped A spark plugs as frequently as conventional type spark plugs because they last much longer. Follow th ...

    Washer fluid check
    The front and rear washer systems are supplied from the same reservoir. ...