how to program 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class HomeLink garage door opener

How to program 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class HomeLink® garage door opener

An advantage of investing in a brand new Mercedes-Benz vehicle is being able to utilize a wide array of high-tech features. For instance, you can program the HomeLink® garage door opener in your 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class to easily open and close your garage door or gate. Here’s how.

9 Steps to program the HomeLink® garage door opener in your E-Class

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  1. To begin the process, park your vehicle outside of your garage.
  2. Press and hold one of three buttons located below the rearview mirror in your E-Class. The light above the buttons should eventually start flashing yellow.
  3. Release the button. The indicator light should continue to flash yellow.
  4. Point your garage door remote at a distance of 1 to 3 inches toward the buttons.
  5. Press and hold the button on the remote control.
  6. If the indicator lamp lights up green, the programming process is complete.
  7. If the indicator lamp flashes green, programming is successful, but you must also synchronize the rolling code (see below).
  8. If the indicator lamp turns off without lighting up or flashing green, repeat the programming process.
  9. Release the remote button.

How to synchronize the rolling code

  1. Press your garage door’s programming button, which is typically located on the unit on the garage ceiling but differs by manufacturer.
  2. Within 30 seconds, press the programmed button in your E-Class repeatedly until the garage door closes.

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Using the HomeLink® garage door opener in the 2017 E-Class

  1. Press and hold the programmed button until your garage door opens or closes.
  2. If the indicator light flashes yellow, press the button again until the garage door opens or closes.
  3. Keep in mind, the necessary distance needed to operate the garage door opener differs depending on garage door manufacturer and type.

If you run into issues while programming or using the HomeLink® garage door opener in the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, you can refer to your owners manual for more detailed instructions. Feel free to contact our team at Silver Star Motors or get in touch with your local Mercedes-Benz dealer for assistance.

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