Mercedes-Benz GLC : Data processing in the vehicle / Electronic control units

Electronic control units are installed in your vehicle. Control units process data which, for example, they receive from vehicle sensors, generate themselves or exchange between themselves. Some control units are required for the safe operation of your vehicle, some assist you when driving, such as driver assistance systems, while others enable comfort or infotainment functions.

The following provides you with general information regarding data processing in the vehicle. Additional information regarding exactly which data in your vehicle are collected, saved and transmitted to third parties and for what purpose, can be found in the information directly related to the functional characteristics in question in their respective operating instructions. This information is also available on line and, depending on the vehicle equipment, digitally.

    Data processing in the vehicle


    Personal data

    Every vehicle is identified by a unique vehicle identification number. Depending on the country, this vehicle identification number can be used by, for example, governmental authorities to determine the identity of the owner...

    Other information:

    Mercedes-Benz GLC 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Lowering and raising the rear of the vehicle

    WARNING Risk of entrapment from vehicle lowering When lowering the vehicle, people could become trapped if their limbs are between the vehicle body and the tires or underneath the vehicle. Make sure no one is underneath the vehicle or in the immediate vicinity of the wheel arches when the vehicle is being lowered...

    Mercedes-Benz GLC 2016-2024 Owners Manual: Function of ABS. Functions of Off-road ABS

    Function of ABS The Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) regulates the brake pressure in critical driving situations: During braking, e.g. at full brake application or insufficient tire traction, the wheels are prevented from locking. Vehicle steerability while braking is ensured...


    Fastening and adjusting seat belts

    If the seat belt is pulled quickly or sharply, the seat belt retractor locks. The seat belt strap cannot be pulled out any further.

    Mercedes-Benz GLC. Fastening and adjusting seat belts

    read more

    Copyright © 2024