How do I reset my AdBlue Mercedes?

Mercedes Adblue Reset

  1. Turn ignition on once.
  2. Press and hold the gas pedal. Keep the gas pedal pressed until the glow plug comes back on.
  3. Wait for the glow plug light to stop blinking. Then turn off the ignition.
  4. Wait 10 seconds with the ignition off.
  5. Turn the ignition back on.
  6. Press the gas pedal two times.

How do I reset my AdBlue?

Leave the fob for at least 30 seconds without starting the Transit’s engine and then cycle off. The AdBlue light should power off. Alternatively, some owners have found draining the contents of the AdBlue tank and refilling with OEM specified products resets the warning.

Does AdBlue cause engine problems?

In the event you turn on the engine with AdBlue in the tank, this can cause severe damage to the engine. As a result, you could end up paying a lot of money in order to repair the entire engine. Never ever drive the car to a repair shop – let them come to you.

Why is my AdBlue light still on?

It sounds like it has either been overfilled or the sonic sensor has failed – it’s a known fault. Push the button in the roof panel and get Assist to come and sort it out for you. Take it to a dealer at your peril.

How do I get rid of AdBlue warning?

There’s no manual way of resetting your AdBlue warning light – the only thing you can do is top up. Once you’ve refilled to the minimum level, the warning light will disappear.

Can you bypass AdBlue?

Without Adblue, newer vehicles will lack power significantly and have multiple warning messages on the display unit, this module is designed so that you can bypass all of this.

Why is my AdBlue light still on after filling?

Can you overfill AdBlue tank?

Do not overfill the AdBlue reservoir. On some cars, the AdBlue pump and circuitry are located on top of the tank, so overfilling risks moisture contamination that can damage the circuits.

How much AdBlue do I put in my Mercedes?

Your vehicle’s AdBlue tank will be topped up each time your vehicle is serviced at an Approved Mercedes-Benz Retailer. One litre of AdBlue is sufficient for approximately 625 miles of driving and the size of the AdBlue tank has been designed so that you should not have to refill AdBlue between services.

Why is AdBlue bad?

The most common misconception is that AdBlue® is a diesel fuel additive. This can be dangerous because AdBlue® is NOT a diesel fuel additive and if you accidentally add it to the tank, you can cause a very serious damage – the filter may get blocked and the system will stop receiving fuel.

What happens when AdBlue runs out?

What happens if your car runs out of AdBlue? If you run out of AdBlue while you’re driving, then the engine’s power and performance will be reduced to ‘limp home’ mode to limit its emissions and once the engine has stopped, it won’t re-start until the AdBlue tank is refilled.

What should I do if my Mercedes AdBlue is not working?

Depending on the model, you will get some of the following messages: Check AdBlue No engine Start Possible in XXX miles/km. While there are ways to reset Mercedes limited start condition (eBay link), it is important to find the root of the problem and fix an AdBlue system that is not working.

Are there any problems with the ML350 BlueTEC?

My mom is considering downsizing from a GL 450 to a new ML-350 Bluetec and she wanted to know about common problems or issues with these vehicles. Thanks! Click to expand… The biggest problem will be finding one, if she wants new. They are no longer being made.

Why do I need to refill my Mercedes AdBlue fluid?

The AdBlue fluid is sprayed in the exhaust gasses and lowers the NO x emissions. If you see an AdBlue Warning light on your instrument cluster, it may be time to refill your Mercedes-Benz with AdBlue. Typical AdBlue messages are: Refill AdBlue at Workshop

How long does AdBlue last in a Mercedes BlueTec?

Typically 5 gallons of AdBlue will last anywhere from 10k-15k miles. The range will vary depending on driving habits. Adding AdBlue to Mercedes-Benz BlueTec cars such as W221, W463, W166 is very easy and simple. Open the fuel door lid. Note the blue cap next to the fuel fill cap.