04 Mercedes Moves Backward After Parking? - Page 2 - Mercedes-Benz Forum

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #11 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-29-2010, 09:49 AM
BenzWorld Elite
Date registered: May 2005
Vehicle: '07 GL320CDI
Location: Albuquerque
Posts: 5,070
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
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 ...

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

Kent Christensen
'07 GL320CDI

Last edited by lkchris; 05-29-2010 at 09:53 AM.
lkchris is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #12 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-30-2010, 04:34 AM
BenzWorld Newbie
Date registered: May 2010
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

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..
jcustodio is offline  
post #13 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-30-2010, 05:04 PM
Outstanding Contributor
keyhole's Avatar
Date registered: Sep 2006
Vehicle: 2004 CLK 240 Coupe
Location: Norfolk. UK
Posts: 10,729
Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Quoted: 410 Post(s)
Originally Posted by jcustodio View Post

pls help.. tnx..
No....this thread is about brakes. Start your own.
keyhole is online now  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
Newfound Planet Orbits Backward NEOKEN Off-Topic 0 08-13-2009 04:03 AM
Backward rotation-damage? reynoldsd General Mercedes-Benz 2 10-31-2008 02:06 PM
Motor off/in gear/rolled backward kabory General Mercedes-Benz 4 09-03-2008 08:30 PM
Giant leap backward Botnst Off-Topic 12 02-13-2008 07:51 PM
Do the stock 3rd row seats face forward or backward? Edmund Lewis W163 M-Class 3 12-24-2001 09:31 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Title goes here

video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome