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340 Practical hintsWhat to do if ...Left display
Tire pressure, RR
The right rear tire is
Carefully bring the vehicle to a halt, avoiding abrupt steering and
braking maneuvers. Observe the traffic situation around you.
Temporarily repair tire using TIREFIT (
page 351) or contact
Roadside Assistance. If tire cannot be temporarily repaired using
TIREFIT, contact Roadside Assistance.
Have the damaged wheel repaired or replaced at an authorized
Tire pressure, RR
The right rear tire in-
flation pressure is
Carefully bring the vehicle to a halt.
Check the tires. If no damage visible, check and correct tire infla-
tion pressure as required.
If necessary, have the wheel repaired or replaced at an authorized
Do not drive with a flat tire. A flat tire affects
the ability to steer or brake the vehicle. You
may lose control of the vehicle.
Continued driving with a flat tire will cause
excessive heat build-up and possibly a fire.
Have worn or damaged tires replaced in
pairs (front pair or rear pair) an make sure
the tires rotate in the direction specified
Otherwise, the driving stability of the vehicle
will be adversely affected, especially when
driving at high speeds.
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What to do if ...
This message will appear when-
ever the trunk lid is open.
Close the trunk lid (
The washer fluid level has
dropped to about
1/3 of total
Add washer fluid (
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342 Practical hintsWhere will I find ...?First aid kit
The first aid kit is located on the right-hand
side in the trunk.
1First aid kit
Open the retaining strap2.
Remove the first aid kit1.TIREFIT kit, electric air pump, towing
eye bolt and vehicle literature portfolio
The TIREFIT kit, the electric air pump, the
vehicle literature portfolio and the towing
eye bolt are located on the right-hand side
underneath the floor in the trunk.
1Vehicle literature portfolio
2TIREFIT kit, electrical air pump
3Towing eye bolt
iCheck expiration dates and contents
for completeness at least once a year
and replace missing/expired items.
iWhen your SLR is delivered, you will
find the vehicle literature portfolio in
the rear storage compartment
(page 201). For permanent storage
in the vehicle, keep the vehicle litera-
ture portfolio in the storage compart-
ment in the trunk.
!Your vehicle is equipped with a front
towing eye bolt only.
You cannot tow other vehicles with
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Where will I find ...?
Compact guide (Canada only)
The compact guide is located in the rear
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344 Practical hintsUnlocking in an emergencyUnlocking the vehicle
Unlocking the trunk
If you cannot unlock the trunk with the
SmartKey, open the trunk with the
The handle is located above the rear
license plate recess.1Mechanical key locking tab
Press locking tab1 in the direction of
arrow and, at the same time, remove
mechanical key2 completely out of
Trunk lid lock3Unlocking
Insert the mechanical key in the trunk
Perform the following two steps simul-
Turn the mechanical key
counterclockwise to the stop, to
Pull the trunk lid handle and lift the
iUnlocking the trunk with the mechani-
cal key will trigger the anti-theft alarm
system when the door is opened.
To cancel the alarm, insert the
SmartKey in the starter switch.