When you connect the Mercedes me Adapter to the diagnostics interface, it is always ensured that
- there are no functional impairments of vehicle systems,
- the starter battery cannot be discharged,
- no exhaust emission monitoring data are reset.
The Mercedes me Adapter may only be used in vehicles approved by Mercedes-Benz with the supported smartphones and operating systems. (Please see the section on 'Technical requirements' for details.)
The Mercedes me Adapter was developed for permanent use in the appropriate diagnostics interface and should be kept inserted.
Please comply with the laws in your country governing the use of smartphones in the vehicle while driving.
Any alteration or modification of the Mercedes me Adapter impairs the production safety and may impact your vehicle. Caution: Risk of injury!
Never open the Mercedes me Adapter yourself. Never perform any repairs yourself!
Handle the Mercedes me Adapter with care. It can be damaged by impact, shock or fall even from a low height
Keep the Mercedes me Adapter away from moisture and extreme heat.
Never submerge the Mercedes me Adapter in water or other liquids. Use only a cloth moistened with water to clean the unit. Never use any aggressive cleaning products (vinegar/lemon cleaners, scouring agents, calcium or nail polish removers, all-purpose cleaners, neutral cleaners, denaturated alcohol, oily natural cleaners and comparable agents) or coarse brushes or sponges or similar tools for cleaning.
Keep your Mercedes me Adapter and its accessories out of the reach of children. Seek immediate medical attention if small parts have been swallowed. There is a risk of injury and even death!
Have your smartphone checked for proper operation if you find it generates an excessive amount of heat. If the problems persist, please stop the app from running on your smartphone and contact your smartphone manufacturer.
Store or fix the smartphone securely before every trip. Please note that unsecured items such as smartphones may entail significant risks of injury and damages to occupants and other road users in the event of a sudden deceleration (braking).
People wearing hearing aids or other devices labeled BAHA® ('Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid'), a partially implanted' or 'fully implanted' hearing aid, may experience increased static noise. Please contact the manufacturer of your hearing aid to discuss alternatives.
People wearing medical devices, e.g pacemakers or defibrillators When you use the Mercedes me Adapter, there is a wireless connection between your smartphone and the adapter. The electromagnetic radiation may affect the function of a medical device. There is a risk of death! Make sure to talk to your doctor or the manufacturer of your medical device about the potential effects of the Mercedes me Adapter emissions before operating the Mercedes me Adapter.
There is a strict cellphone ban at gas stations. There is a risk of explosion because the battery may be ejected from a dropped cellphone and these sparks may ignite the gasoline fumes. Removing or inserting the Mercedes me Adapter in refueling areas is prohibited.
Please do not attempt to reengineer the software and refrain from any logging, decompiling and code manipulations regarding the Mercedes me Adapter and the app. Risk of injury!
Jailbroken smartphones (unauthorized removal of the restrictions of use of the smartphone manufacturers' mobile operating systems) are not supported and are excluded from use in general.
Subject to technical modifications, errors and variations!