Distance to destination on display

Discussion in 'Electronics' started by Palfrem, Sep 23, 2010.

  1. Palfrem

    Palfrem MB Enthusiast

    Aug 11, 2005
    Solihull, near Birmingham
    W124 E36 AMG, G 300 GEL his, SLK 200 hers
    I have a wide screen comand on my 2003 CL500

    Any idea how I get the distance to destination to display at the bottom of the map please?

    I used to get it on a 2006 E class but I can't find any reference to it in the book

  2. richard

    richard Authorised Forum Sponsor Authorised Forum Sponsor

    Jun 10, 2002
    Berkshire, UK
    MY04 SL55, MY18 GLC63s
    Assuming the car is one with the navigation DVD in the boot (i.e built late 2003) a firmware upgrade of the COMAND *may* help.

    The facility was added to the E class for Model Year 07 (late 2006 build) and can be added to older cars by doing the firmware update.

    I can't guarantee it will add the facility because I don't know if the later CLs actually had it.

    Firmware upgrade can be done by dealer, or you can buy the disk and do it yourself.

    Comand Online Ltd :: Mercedes SatNav/COMAND :: Service Update Disks :: Firmware update for S/CL/SL with DVD based COMAND

    I know that firmware update (and the latest map) on a SL gave additional features in the satnav such as 'birds eye view', again I dont know if that will do it to a CL though.


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