286 MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owner's Manual

MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owner's Manual https://www.carmanualsonline.info/img/4/3395/w960_3395-0.png MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owner's Manual

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual ContentsPractical hints..................................  223
What to do if … ..................................  224
Lamps in instrument cluster .........  224
Additional indicators in the 
speedo

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 205 Operation
Engine compartment
Oil dipstick
1Oil dipstick
2Oil filler cap
Remove the oil dipstick1.

Wipe the oil dipstick clean.

Fully insert dipstick in tube, and re-
move after three seconds.

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 229 Practical hints
What to do if …
Problem
Possible cause
Suggested solution
É
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The red brake warning lamp 
lights up in addition to the yellow 
ABS malfunction lamp and you 
hear a warning sound

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 286 Technical dataFuels, coolants, lubricants etc.Engine oils
Engine oils are specifically tested for their 
suitability in our engines. Therefore, use 
only engine oils recommended by 
Mercedes-Benz.

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 299 Index
A
ABS 25, 71, 293
ABS control 71
LOW RANGE mode 72
Malfunction indicator lamp 225
Warning lamp 225
Accelerator position, automatic 
transmission 117
Accident
In case of 49
Activating
Air cir

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 301 Index
B
BabySmart
TM
Airbag deactivation system 65
Compatible child seats 65, 293
Self-test 66
BabySmart
TM airbag deactivation 
system 293
Backrest tilt 35
Backup lamps 248, 251
Bulbs 248
BAS 73,

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 305 Index
Engine
Compartment 202
Starting 44
Technical data 278
Turning off 51
Engine cleaning 219
Engine compartment
Fuse box in 271
Hood 202
Engine malfunction indicator lamp 25, 232
Engine number 2

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 306 Index
Gasoline additives 287
Premium unleaded gasoline 200, 286
Requirements 287
Reserve warning 25
Fuel additives 287
Fuel filler flap 200
Locking 200
Opening 244
Unlocking 200
Fuel requirements

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 312 IndexPower windows
Blocking of rear door window 
operation 69
Side windows 134
Synchronizing 136
Practical hints
First aid kit 236
Fuses 271
Lamps in instrument cluster 224
Spare wheel 239
Towing

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MERCEDES-BENZ ML350 2003 W163 Owners Manual 316 IndexSwitching off
Automatic climate control 127
ESP 76
Front fog lamps 106
Hazard warning flasher 106
Headlamps 51
Rapid seat heating 91
Rear fog lamp 106
Transmission control – LOW RANGE 
mode