Nevertheless we generally try to be attentive, occasionally we forget to turn off our low beam lights, a flashing light, or leave the radio on. Unfortunately, if this is your circumstance, you may find yourself in the morning with your Mercedes Classe C 4 running out of battery and the central locking system no longer working. Normally you should be able to open it quite easily with your key, but this is not always the circumstance. In this article we are going to look at how to open a Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery? To achieve this, first of all we are going to find out how to open the trunk of your car with a dead battery, then how to open the bonnet and, finally, how to open a Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery.
How to open the trunk of a Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery?
So let’s begin our content with the opening of your Mercedes Classe C 4 trunk with a dead battery . Indeed, if you do not have any more battery you will sadly not be able to use the centralized locking of your car, on certain series, the key will not be enough either to open your doors manually. In such a case, one of the just alternatives to access the interior of your Mercedes Classe C 4, open your bonnet, and replace or recharge your battery, will be to go through the trunk. To get this done, you will have to check if your Mercedes Classe C 4 is furnished with the “hidden” trunk lock, some finishes and some years are not built with it. Put yourself in front of your trunk, and check around the handle of the trunk, you should find a small trap door behind which hides the mechanical lock in which you will be able to insert and turn your key. Once this is carried out, you will be able to open the trunk of your Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery and access the interior of your car and open your hood . If you are unable to fold down the rear seat of your Mercedes Classe C 4, do not think twice to consult our guide which will explain how to do this.
How to open the bonnet of a Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery?
Second possibility to open your Mercedes Classe C 4 hood with a dead battery . As you cannot access the passenger compartment of your car, you will have just one solution to open the bonnet of your Mercedes Classe C 4, you will have to, lift the car, possibly remove the front bumper of the car and locate the cables of the bonnet lock. Once located, you will be able to activate them to unlock the hood of your Mercedes Classe C 4 and have access to your battery.
How do I open the door of a Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery?
Now, we’re really going to concentrate on opening the door of your Mercedes Classe C 4 which has no more battery . Here are the 3 most classic techniques that will save you from having to call a malfunction service and save you money.
Open the door of your Mercedes Classe C 4 with the key
First solution, it may seem evident, but to open your Mercedes Classe C 4 which has no more electricity, the key will be your best ally. You will mostly have at least, a mechanical lock on the driver’s door of your car, on some versions you will have a second one on the passenger’s side. You have likely already located and tried to open your Mercedes Classe C 4 through these locks, but take note that some locks work a little differently. To open the door of your Mercedes Classe C 4 that has no more battery, you will have to turn the key in the lock and simultaneously try to pull the door handle . Repeat this process if it doesn’t work on the first door on the second one, if it still doesn’t work, go to the next step of this content.
Try to recharge the battery of your Mercedes Classe C 4
This solution is not feasible on all Mercedes Classe C 4, in reality, for you to be able to realize this technique you must either, be able to access the trunk of your Mercedes Classe C 4 and have a cigarette lighter plug in it or be able to put on candles your Mercedes Classe C 4 and access the electrical cables through the motor shoe of it. .
Whichever solution you go for, you will need to strip or unplug the cables and connect a battery charger or pliers to transfer power from another car.
Break a window of your Mercedes Classe C 4
Last but not least, but not the most useful or least expensive solution, you can break a window to open your Mercedes Classe C 4 with a dead battery. Obviously, this solution will force you to pay the franchise for breaking the glass or buy a window yourself and mount it , but it has the advantage of being efficient. However, take into consideration your insurance before you act, and go through your contract, and choose carefully the glass you want to break because generally the smallest windows are more expensive and more difficult to install than the largest ones.
If perhaps you have any additional questions about the Mercedes Classe C 4, do not hesitate to consult our Mercedes Classe C 4 category.