What is Mercedes-Benz PRESAFE®?

October 8th, 2018 by

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Mercedes-Benz PRESAFE® is a safety system that takes precautionary action to keep passengers safe when an accident is about occur. Available on most Mercedes-Benz models, this advanced technology ensures your drives through Huntington are safe and secure. Learn more about Mercedes-Benz PRESAFE® by reading on, courtesy of the team at Mercedes-Benz of Charleston.

How Does the Mercedes-Benz PRESAFE® System Work?

The PRESAFE® system predicts more than it reacts. When your Mercedes-Benz vehicle detects that an accident is set to occur, the system activates. Here’s how the system works:

  • To prevent passenger injuries, front head restraints automatically shift for maximum protection during the accident.
  • Should the system detect a potential rollover, the sunroof and windows will automatically close, helping keep out debris or harmful exterior objects.
  • The front safety belts will increase their tension, ensuring each passenger is protected against a potential serious injury.

Further safety features on select models include an emitted tone that prevents you from hearing loud noises by causing a reaction within your inner ear. The standard PRESAFE® system, along with the PRESAFE® Sound system, work hand-in-hand to ensure maximum safety in the event of a crash around the Bridgeport streets, or anywhere you may be traveling.

Which Mercedes-Benz Models Have PRESAFE®?

The Mercedes-Benz PRESAFE® system is included standard or available on the following models:

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz S-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz CLA
  • Mercedes-Benz CLS
  • Mercedes-Benz GLA
  • Mercedes-Benz GLC
  • Mercedes-Benz GLE
  • Mercedes-Benz GLS
  • Mercedes-Benz SLC
  • Mercedes-Benz SL

If you’re curious if the Mercedes-Benz model you’re interested in has PRESAFE®, reach out to Mercedes-Benz of Charleston and we’ll happily help you.

“PRESAFE® Functions Limited” Warning

Should your vehicle display the “Pre Safe Function Limited” notice, you may need to have your vehicle serviced. This message will display on the information panel, directly behind the steering wheel. These issues typically relate to sensors needing adjustment, cleaning, or other minor issues. You can rely on the experienced service technicians at Mercedes-Benz of Charleston the next time you need to schedule service!

Get All Your Service Needs at Mercedes-Benz of Charleston

Mercedes-Benz vehicles have a history of advanced safety features, like Active Brake Assist, ATTENTION ASSIST®, and MAGIC BODY CONTROL®, as well as the PRESAFE® system. Should you have any questions about any Mercedes-Benz safety features, or other Mercedes-Benz technologies like BlueTEC®, feel free to contact us today, or simply stop by our dealership near Beckley.

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