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Mercedes specifies that you activate your parking brake when parking.

Do that, and car won't roll back.

Otherwise, it's normal.

Your owners manual likely contains ...

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Getting out of your vehicle with the gear selector lever not fully engaged in position P is dangerous. Also, when parked on an incline, position P alone may not prevent your vehicle from moving, possibly hitting people or objects.

Always set the parking brake in addition to shifting to position P.

When parked on an incline, turn front wheels towards the road curb.
If you don't have an owners manual, your dealer can get you one or you can order one at 800.for.merc

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help

Good day!
Guys could you help me figure out., mine is a c180 05 mdl Avantgarde (W203), my ride is a bit bumpy.., my stock rims are 17".., what kind of shocks and suspension do i have? is it air suspension or just the regular one?
pls help.. tnx..
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pls help.. tnx..
No....this thread is about brakes. Start your own.
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