4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Engine Order Code
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
373 @ 4400
391 @ 2800 - 4800
Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Order Code
Trans Description Cont.
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1)
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
Base Curb Weight
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear
Brake ABS System
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 x 1.8 in
12.3 x 1.2 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.5 x 0.79 in
10.7 x 0.4 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width
Front Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Size
Spare Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Material
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size
Spare Tire Size
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
Cruising Range - City
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
Cruising Range - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
Front Head Room
Front Leg Room
Front Shoulder Room
Front Hip Room
Second Head Room
Second Leg Room
Second Shoulder Room
Second Hip Room
Width, Max w/o mirrors
Track Width, Front
Track Width, Rear
Min Ground Clearance
Cargo Area Dimensions
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
Total Cooling System Capacity
Engine, Vortec 6.0L Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI (312 hp [232.6 kW] @ 4400 rpm, 373 lb-ft. [503.5 N-m] @ 4400 rpm).
Transmission, 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode (Requires (LY6) Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI engine.).
Rear axle, 3.73 ratio.
Rear wheel drive.
Air cleaner, high-capacity.
Cooling external engine oil cooler, heavy-duty air-to-oil, integral to driver-side of radiator tank.
Cooling auxiliary external transmission oil cooler, heavy-duty air-to-oil.
Battery, heavy-duty 600 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power (Not standard with (LMM) Duramax 6.6L Turbo Diesel V8 engine.).
Alternator, 125 amps.
Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted.
Body, Chassis Cab includes (VF7) bumper delete.
GVWR, 11,400 lbs. (5171 kg) (Standard with 2WD models only.).
Rear axle, 66" (167.6 cm) wide.
Suspension, front independent, torsion bar.
Suspension, rear 3-stage springs.
Suspension Package, Handling/Trailering, heavy-duty includes 46 mm piston monotube shocks and 34mm front stabilizer bar.
Steering, power, recirculating ball.
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc.
Exhaust, aluminized stainless-steel muffler and tailpipe
5.5L DOHC 32-valve V8 engine.
7-speed automatic transmission w/driver-adaptive shifting.
2-speed transfer case.
(3) locking differentials.
4MATIC all-wheel drive.
Front/rear tow hooks.
Rigid front/rear axles -inc: longitudinal & transverse links, coil springs, gas shocks.
Front stabilizer bar.
Recirculating ball steering w/power assist, hydraulic damper.
Pwr front vented & rear solid 4-wheel disc brakes.
AMG sidepipe exhaust w/(2) stainless-steel tips per side
Tires, LT225/75R17E all-season, blackwall (Includes 6 tires with (ZW9) pickup box delete.).
Wheels, 6 - 17" x 6.5" (43.2 cm x 16.5 cm) 8-lug painted steel includes painted center caps.
Bumper, front chrome.
Grille, chrome surround.
Headlamps, dual halogen composite with automatic exterior lamp control and flash-to-pass feature.
Lamps, Smoked Amber roof marker.
Mirrors, outside manual, Black, manual folding.
Glass, Solar-Ray light-tinted, all windows.
Wipers, front intermittent wet-arm with pulse washers.
Door handles, Black
18" x 7.5" twin 5-spoke aluminum wheels.
P265/60R18 mud & snow tires.
Matching full-size spare tire & wheel.
Pwr tilt/slide sunroof.
Stainless-steel running boards.
Chrome-finish grille guard w/brush guard.
Bi-xenon light-sensing headlamps w/heated high pressure washers.
Corner-illuminating halogen foglamps.
Single red rear foglamp.
Pwr heated windshield.
Privacy glass -inc: rear doors & quarters & liftgate.
Pwr heated signal mirrors -inc: auto-dimming driver side, mirror memory.
Rain-sensing intermittent front wipers w/heated washer system.
Intermittent rear wiper w/washer
Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (Not available with (U2K) XM Radio.).
Audio system feature, 4-speaker system (Requires Regular Cab models.).
XM Radio, delete
COMAND cockpit management & data system -inc: 40-GB hard-drive-based navigation system, Bluetooth interface, enhanced voice control, Harman Kardon sound system, AM/FM stereo, integrated 6-disc CD/DVD changer, Sirius satellite radio, HD radio, iPod/MP3 media interface, auxiliary audio input, Mercedes-Benz Tele Aid system
Seats, front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front passenger manual reclining with outboard head restraints and center fold-down armrest with storage.
Seat trim, Dark Titanium vinyl (Vinyl seats require (BG9) Graphite-colored rubberized vinyl floor covering.).
Air conditioning, single-zone manual front climate control.
Floor covering, Black rubberized vinyl.
Steering column, Tilt-Wheel, adjustable with brake/transmission shift interlock.
Steering wheel includes theft-deterrent locking feature.
Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, fuel level, engine temperature, tachometer, voltmeter and oil pressure indicators.
Driver Information Center with odometer, trip odometer and message center (monitors numerous systems depending on vehicle equipment level including low fuel, turn signal "on", transmission temperature and oil change notification) (Driver Information Center controls are operated through the trip button unless (UK3) steering wheel mounted audio controls is ordered. On 3SA, includes 8-point compass and outside temperature.).
Warning tones headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver and passenger buckle up reminder and turn signal on.
Cup holders, front.
Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night.
Coat hooks, rear driver and passenger side.
Visors, driver and front passenger, sliding with clip and passenger side vanity mirror with cover, Opal Gray-colored.
Assist handle, front passenger.
Lighting, interior with dome and reading lights, backlit instrument panel switches and door handle-activated illuminated entry.
Power outlets, 2 auxiliary instrument panel-mounted with covers, 12-volt
Premium leather seat trim.
10-way pwr heated & ventilated multi-contour front bucket seats -inc: pwr lumbar 3-position seat memory, adjustable head restraints, neumatic side bolsters, thigh support.
Heated 60/40-split flat-folding rear seats w/(3) adjustable head restraints.
Center console w/attachable & adjacent cup holders.
Front/rear carpeted floor mats.
Stainless-steel door sill trim.
Leather & wood-trimmed heated multifunction steering wheel.
Steering wheel audio controls.
4-way pwr tilt/telescopic steering column -inc: memory, easy-entry & exit feature.
Electronic analog speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge & coolant temp.
Multi-function displays in speedometer face -inc: trip computer, engine oil level check, digital speedometer, message indicator, driver-programmable settings, navigation system route guidance, exterior temp gauge, audio status, engine coolant temp, phone menu.
Mercedes-Benz Maintenance System display -inc: distance remaining to next maintenance, type of service due, reminders.
Pwr windows w/1-touch express down.
SmartKey system -inc: remote central locking system, anti-theft engine immobilizer, driver-programmable user-recognition features, drive away automatic locking, infrared remote, windows open/close, sunroof open/close, panic alarm, fuel filler door, selective unlock.
Integrated 3-button HomeLink compatible garage door control.
Anti-theft alarm system -inc: w/tow-away protection.
Rear parking assist.
Rear view cameras.
Automatic dual-zone climate control -inc: electrostatic dust filter, adjustable rear cabin vents at rear of center console.
Rear window defroster w/auto-shutoff.
Auxiliary pwr outlet.
Burl walnut wood trim.
Auto-dimming rearview mirror.
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors.
Interior ambient lighting.
Night security illumination.
Locator lighting w/path illumination.
Leather & wood-trimmed shift knob.
Leather-trimmed parking brake lever/boot
Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control.
Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with passenger-side deactivation switch (Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.).
4-wheel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) w/brake assist.
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD).
4-wheel Electronic Traction System (4-ETS+).
Electronic Stability Program (ESP).
Programmable daytime running lamps.
Driver & front passenger airbags -inc: dual-stage driver airbag, passenger occupancy sensor.
Front side air bags.
Front/rear window curtain side airbags.
3-point front seat belts w/Emergency Tensioning Device (ETD), belt force limiter.
3-point rear seat belts w/outboard Emergency Tensioning Device (ETD).
Universal LATCH system (Lower Anchors & Tethers for Children) at rear outboard seating positions.
Child safety rear door locks.
Advanced tire pressure monitoring system
Roadside Assistance Years:
Roadside Assistance Miles/km:
Roadside Assistance Years:
Roadside Assistance Miles/km:
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:
Mfg's Report Date:
AUG 04, 2010.
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL.
Potential Number of Units Affected:
MERCEDES-BENZ IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2002-2010 G-CLASS VEHICLES FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "'LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH A GRILL COVER FOR FRONT TURN SIGNAL PROTECTION THAT, WHILE PERMISSIBLE, MAY IMPACT OVER TIME THE SIGNAL'S ABILITY TO MEET THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS 108..
THE SIGNAL LIGHT'S VISIBILITY TO OTHER MOTORISTS MAY BE REDUCED OVER TIME, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH..
DEALERS WILL INSTALL IMPROVED TURN LIGHT UNITS OPTIMIZED FOR USAGE WITH GRILLS. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MERCEDES-BENZ AT 1-800-367-6372..
OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
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