Mersedes SUV Manuals

Transporting the vehicle

Mercedes-Benz G-Class / Mercedes-Benz G-Class Owners Manual / Breakdown assistance / Towing and tow-starting / Transporting the vehicle

Only lash the vehicle down by the wheels or wheel rims, not by parts of the vehicle such as axle or steering components.

Otherwise, the vehicle could be damaged.

Use the towing eyes to pull the vehicle if it needs to be transported on a trailer or transporter .

Apply the parking brake.

Turn the SmartKey to position 2 in the ignition lock .

Move the selector lever to N.

Shift the transfer case to neutral.

Secure the towing cable to the towing eyes .

Make sure that the vehicle cannot roll away.

Release the parking brake.

Load the vehicle onto the transporter.

As soon as the vehicle is loaded:

Apply the parking brake.

Shift the automatic transmission to position P.

Turn the SmartKey to position 0 in the ignition lock  and remove it.

Secure the vehicle.

    See also:

    Power closing feature
    Power closing pulls the doors and trunk lid into their locks automatically even if they are only partly closed. ■ To power-close a door: push the door into the lock up to the first detent po ...

    ATA (anti-theft alarm system)
    ■ To arm: lock the vehicle with the SmartKey or KEYLESS-GO. Indicator lamp 1 flashes. The alarm system is armed after approximately 15 seconds. ■ To switch off using the SmartKey: ...

    Important safety notes
    WARNING Combustion engines emit poisonous exhaust gases such as carbon monoxide. If the tailgate is open when the engine is running, particularly if the vehicle is moving, exhaust fumes could ent ...

    © 2019 Copyright www.mersuv.com