W203 since 2000 of release
Repair and car operation
+ Mercedes-Benz Cars of a class C (W-203)
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ cooling and heating Systems
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Onboard electric equipment
Mercedes-Benz cars of a class C (W-203) - the summaryThe second generation of Mercedes C-class (a body 203) appeared in the market in May, 2000 performed by the Sedan, in September, 2000 - the sporty coupe, and in January, 2001. Versatile person (model "T").
Three main options of a complete set and design of furnish are offered: CLASSIC, ELEGANCE and AVANTGARDE.
By production of the new car the set of technical innovations is applied.
The control panel is equipped with the central display allowing individually to adjust various functions of the car, and to report about it to the driver.
Adaptive forward safety cushions entering into a base complete set, window and lateral safety cushions in assemblies of forward doors provide reliable protection at any collision.
Petrol ryadny, four-cylinder or V-shaped six-cylinder engines are equipped with system of injection of fuel and ignition with electronic control.
Diesel engines – ryadny, four-cylinder and five-cylinder, with direct injection from the general fuel distributive highway of "Common-Rail". System of injection of the diesel engine (CDI) - also with electronic control.
Petrol six-cylinder engines, thanks to a design with 3 valves and 2 spark plugs on the cylinder and to application of easy alloys, have the reduced fuel consumption.
The forward suspension bracket is executed on the basis of the proved McPherson system with screw springs, telescopic gas-filled shock-absorbers and a stabilizer bar.
Independent multilever suspension bracket of back wheels with screw springs, a bar of the stabilizer and gas-filled shock-absorbers.
For movement safety the new S-class is equipped with electronic protivozanosny system (stability stabilization - ESP), the amplifier of emergency braking (BAS) and system of anti-blocking of brakes (ABS).
Base brake system – hydraulic, double-circuit with the vacuum amplifier.
Brake mechanisms - disk, ventilated on all wheels. The foot parking brake is applied.
The steering mechanism – hydrostrengthened, with circulating balls. Adjustable steering column and multipurpose steering wheel.
Since autumn of 2002 all-wheel drive transmission 4MATIC for the first time is established. At the expense of ideally coordinated interaction with serially established system of stabilization of ESP, management in adverse road conditions is facilitated, at a troganiye and acceleration. Models 4MATIC possess higher dynamics.
The uniform lock is applied to locking of locks with direct or remote control.
The closest term of approach of planned maintenance is displayed by the indicator on the display.
Tempostat Speedtronic and the traveling computer are established as the standard equipment.
Magnificent aerodynamics and application of easy materials promoted decrease in fuel consumption. Thanks to high-strength steel and additional protective elements, and also development of big zones of the deformation, the new S-class provides still big safety, than the previous model.
Into the standard equipment of option of a complete set and design of Elegance also enter:
· An adjustable armrest in the central console with a ware box
· Device of automatic detection of installation of a children's seat
· The painted external handles of doors and lateral rubber slips
· Lamps of illumination of an entrance in forward doors
· Fog lights
· Proof-reader of an inclination of light of headlights
· Wooden furnish
· The toilet pocket mirrors equipped with illumination
· Leather furnish of the lever of gear shifting and steering wheel
· Filter of air of salon
· Electrodriving forward seats
· Electrodriving window regulators
· A radio antenna on back glass
· Tinted glasses
As additional, the following equipment for the European models is offered:
· System of an emergency call of the help
· Bose audiosystem
· The combined audio-and telephone and navigation system with uniform management (COMAND)
· The CD changer established in a ware box
· Separate a put back seat
· 5-step automatic transmission (with possibility of compulsory switching)
· The built-in back children's seats
· Leather upholstery
· Memory of provision of forward seats
· Orthopedic back of a driver's seat
· Sensitive to speed of movement the steering amplifier (SPS)
· Help system at Parktronic parking
· A screen wiper with the rain sensor
· Movable-folding cover of the top hatch
· Washers of lenses of headlights
· Lateral safety cushions in assemblies of back doors
· Sports package (wheels, tires, spoilers, furnish, suspension bracket)
· Sports seats
· Xenon headlights