Category Archives: Safety

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan zooming on a road

What driver assistance and safety features will come on the different trims of the 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class?

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Driver Assistance Feature Trim Highlights

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has long held the throne as the most advanced vehicle in its segment, and the venerable machine is about to reaffirm that dominance. The 2022 incarnation has been announced, and highlights include its new progressive interior, sporty exterior design, electrified engine, and innovative features throughout.

Here in the Gilbert region, drivers care about luxury, but they also care about safety. To serve the people, we at Mercedes-Benz of Gilbert decided to help shed some light on the driver assistance and safety highlights that drivers can look forward to on the three trims of the upcoming 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

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When should I take my Mercedes-Benz in to have the tires replaced?

Signs That Your Mercedes-Benz Tires Need Replacing

It can be tough to determine when your tires need to be replaced. To help, we’ve included the video below, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz, that goes over the key signs to look for to determine whether or not your Mercedes-Benz tires are in need of replacing. We at Mercedes-Benz of Gilbert find this to be a helpful tool to let drivers know when their ride needs fresh rubber.

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Arizona landscape with text reading, "Flat towing laws in Arizona"

What are the flat towing laws in Arizona?

Flat towing a car by tow bar or A-frame, usually behind an RV, is a popular way to travel for some. Of course, RVing is a big responsibility, and it’s important to do it safely and legally. Part of this means staying informed on laws, not just the one’s that apply to your immediate locale, but also those of any area you plan to pass through on your journey.

Flat towing laws vary from state to state, so if you’re heading across the country, it’s important to stay knowledgeable about the changing regulations as you cross borders. As an Arizona-based dealership, we’ve taken the trouble to find out for you: what are the flat towing laws in Arizona?

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A turkey stays safe by wearing a face mask

How can Arizona residents safely celebrate Thanksgiving 2020?

Thanksgiving 2020, like everything in this unique year, is shaping up to be a bit different than those past. To help Arizonians stay safe, Governor Doug Ducey has provided a variety of recommendations. These cover the minimal “wear a mask” and “practice social distancing” basics.

How else should Arizona residents stay safe this Thanksgiving?

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police lights on top of a police car

How bad is it to drive with a busted taillight?

Will you get pulled over if a taillight is broken?

There are many different reasons one could get pulled over, but some things may seem harmless. A broken taillight is one of those. After all, how are you supposed to know that your taillight is broken? You can’t see it while you’re driving, and it’s not something most people think of checking on. The fact of the matter is that having a broken taillight can be one of those things that causes a wreck at some point. So will you get pulled over if a taillight is broken? Find out below! Read the rest of this entry >>

car on a road with active safety feature activated

How does the Mercedes-Benz Collision Prevention Assist feature work?

We’ve covered a few different active safety features made available in Mercedes-Benz models, so why not add another to the mix? The Mercedes-Benz Collision Prevention Assist feature, found standard on most 2019 Mercedes-Benz models, uses multiple other features working together to help prevent a collision from occurring. It will detect both moving and stationary objects coming into your path and if necessary, will be activated to help save the vehicle and occupants from a deadly collision. Learn more about how this features works with the short video below! Read the rest of this entry >>

driver's display in a Mercedes-Benz

How does ATTENTION ASSIST® work?

What is the Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST® feature?

Most of us are aware of the exquisite nature of Mercedes-Benz. These vehicles offer drivers the chance to experience luxury the way it was meant to be. Being the oldest automaker in the world, Mercedes-Benz has changed the game by producing industry-first features in their vehicles. That includes active safety technology. What is the Mercedes-Benz ATTENTION ASSIST® feature and how does it work? Find out below! Read the rest of this entry >>

severely damaged vehicle with text to the left

What is the Mercedes-Benz PRE-SAFE® feature?

For years Mercedes-Benz has innovated the game and created some outstanding vehicles, upping the ante and delivering top-notch performance. What you might not know is that they pride themselves on being one of the safest automakers in the industry. With game-changing features and industry-firsts that you’ll only find in vehicles marked with the three-prong star, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more luxurious brand. Today we’re going to focus on the PRE-SAFE® feature. What is the Mercedes-Benz PRE-SAFE® feature and how does it work? Find out below! Read the rest of this entry >>

Passenger side exterior view of a gray 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan

Show Me the Safety & Tech Features of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan

2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan Safety & Technology Features

Nothing makes a drive more enjoyable than being comfortable and confident behind the wheel.  Whether you are navigating the concrete jungle or a lonely country road the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan will have you feeling safe and sound along the way.  Loaded with the latest technology and safety features, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 provides the ultimate driving experience with efficient performance under the hood, infotainment features right at the driver’s fingertips, and innovative safety equipment.  Find out more about all the technology and safety features of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Sedan right here. Read the rest of this entry >>

What is Mercedes-Benz PRE-SAFE® Impulse Side and PRE-SAFE® Sound?

What is Mercedes-Benz PRE-SAFE® Impulse Side and PRE-SAFE® Sound?

Mercedes-Benz is always looking for more ways to keep you safe, whether that means warning you when hazards are nearby through their Car-to-X communication, autonomously taking over the steering when Evasive Steering Assist notices an evasive maneuver, or automatically applying the brake during bumper-to-bumper traffic using Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC®. Those who want the extra protection that Mercedes-Benz is known for may be interested in their PRE-SAFE® concepts, two systems that work to protect drivers when an accident is currently happening. Read more about these two systems below!

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