Multicontour seat

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The contour of the driver's seat and frontpassenger seat backrests can be individually adjusted to provide optimum support for your back. This is achieved by controlling the pressure in the air chambers in the multicontour seat.

The adjustments are made using the COMAND display.

you may hear the air being pumped in or When you adjust the multicontour seat, you may hear the air being pumped in or released.

You can adjust the following air cushions:
Х seat side bolsters
Х seat backrest side bolsters
Х backrest curvature in the lumbar region
Х backrest curvature in the upper back region

2 in the ignition lock. Make sure that the SmartKey is in position 2 in the ignition lock.

Selecting the seat Press the Selecting the seat function button.

Selecting the seat

You must first select the seat for which you wish to make adjustments.

The main area is active. Press the The main area is active. function button.

The main area is active.

by sliding  the COMAND controller To move to the lower menu bar: select by sliding and press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press to confirm.

To select a seat: select by sliding

or To select a seat: select by sliding turning  the COMAND controller and or turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Exiting a menu to confirm.

Exiting a menu

There are several ways of exiting the menu for the multicontour seat:

or Press the or function button again.

or

or Press any function button.

or

basic menu. Select another main function from the basic menu.

Display values

Two values are displayed on the setting scale if you adjust the multicontour seat:
Х red: this is the desired value which you specify when making the setting.
Х white: this is the current value. It is changed gradually until it reaches the desired value.

Adjusting the seat side bolsters

This function allows you to adjust the air cushions in the seat side bolsters.

Select Seat Sides by sliding Select the seat.

or Select Seat Sides by sliding turning  the COMAND controller and or turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press A scale appears. to confirm.

A scale appears.

Select Setting by sliding

or turning Select Setting by sliding the COMAND controller and press or turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Adjusting the seat backrest side bolsters to confirm.

Adjusting the seat backrest side bolsters

This function allows you to adjust the air cushions in the seat backrest side bolsters.

Select Seatb. Sides by sliding Select the seat.

or Select Seatb. Sides by sliding turning  the COMAND controller and or turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press A scale appears. to confirm.

A scale appears.

Select Setting by sliding  or

turning Select Setting by sliding turning or turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Adjusting the backrest curvature in the to confirm.

Adjusting the backrest curvature in the lumbar region

This function allows you to adjust the air cushions in the lumbar region of the backrest.

Select Lumbar by sliding Select the seat.

or turning Select Lumbar by sliding or turning or turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press A crosshair appears. You can make two to confirm.

A crosshair appears. You can make two settings:

Х Vertical: to move the point of greatest lumbar support up or down Х Horizontal: to adjust the amount of support

Select Setting by sliding

or turning Select Setting by sliding the COMAND controller and press or turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Adjusting the backrest curvature in the to confirm.

Adjusting the backrest curvature in the upper back region

This function allows you to adjust the air cushions in the upper back region of the backrest.

Select Shoulders by sliding  or Select the seat.

turning  the COMAND controller and Select Shoulders by sliding turning  the COMAND controller and or turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press A scale appears. to confirm.

A scale appears.

Select Setting by sliding

or turning Select Setting by sliding the COMAND controller and press or turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Resetting adjustments to confirm.

Resetting adjustments

You can reset the seat settings to the factory settings.

Select Reset All by sliding Select the seat.

or Select Reset All by sliding or or turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Active multicontour seat to confirm.

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