If you own a Mercedes Benz vehicle with the Hard Disk COMAND system, you might be wondering how to update your navigation maps to the latest version. In this article, we will explain everything you need to know about Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1, the final and most comprehensive map update for your system.
What is Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1?
Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1 is a set of two DVDs that contain the navigation data for 39 European countries, with major and minor roads, towns, villages and plenty of points of interest. The map data is stored on the hard disk of your COMAND system, which allows for faster access and calculation than a DVD-based system.
The map update was released in August 2019 and is the final version for COMAND NTG2.5, which means that no further updates will be available in the future. The version number is 2019 and it requires the COMAND software update 09/29, which is available from Telematics CD 01/2010.
Which vehicles are compatible with Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1?
The map update is compatible with the following vehicles with the Hard Disk COMAND system (which has built-in Bluetooth):
A, B, ML, GL, R, W211-E class, CLS, SL, SLK Model Year 2009 onward (built from approx 07/2008 (CLS 03/08)
CLC with Hard disk COMAND (built from approx 09/2008)
MY2010 Sprinter (built from approx 08/2009)
MY2011 Vito/Viano (built from approx 09/2010)
Vehicles with retrofitted COMAND NTG2.5
The map update will not work in North American COMAND navigation systems brought to Europe.
How to check your COMAND software version?
To check your COMAND software version, you need to enter the engineering menu by holding the end call * 6 buttons for a few seconds. Then select SWF info and take a screenshot or note down the version number. If your software version is lower than 09/29, you need to update it before installing the map update.
How to update your COMAND software version?
To update your COMAND software version, you need to obtain the Telematics CD 01/2010 from your local Mercedes dealer or from www.comand.co.uk in Lightwater, Surrey, UK. The CD contains the software update 09/29 and instructions on how to install it. You will need to insert the CD into your COMAND system and follow the prompts on the screen.
How to install Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1?
To install Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1, you need to insert the first DVD into your COMAND system and wait for it to load. The system will then ask you to insert the second DVD and update the map data on the hard disk. The process may take up to an hour depending on your vehicle model and configuration.
Once the installation is complete, you can enjoy the latest and most accurate navigation maps for Europe on your Mercedes Benz vehicle.
What are the benefits of Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1?
Mercedes Benz Navigation DVD COMAND APS Europe NTG2 5 Disk 1 offers several benefits for your navigation experience:
It covers over 10.7 million kilometres of road throughout Europe, including full coverage for Greece, Croatia, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria and Romania.
It includes Prime Coverage* for Slovenia (+3 percent) and Czech Republic (+9 percent), which means that the map quality has 04f6b60f66