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What does Comand stand for?

Cockpit Management and Data system - COMAND for short

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Cockpit management and navigation devices

Notice, whatever it means, it only has 1 'm'. Not Command, but Comand


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I will fix your Comand for you - 1 'm'

Cockpit Management and Data system - COMAND for short
Sorry to correct you JB but it I believe it is short for: COckpit Management And Navigation Device
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Sorry to correct you JB but it I believe it is short for: COckpit Management And Navigation Device


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sorry to correct you jb but it i believe it is short for: Cockpit management and navigation device
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Show me where it says that please

From Mercedes hear it for yourself at 13 seconds


Mercedes-Benz COMAND Online is an integrated cockpit management and data system. Its intuitive controls and displays let you access your vehicle's features effortlessly while remaining focused on the road. Balancing your needs for navigation, communication, and entertainment, COMAND features work in concert to ensure the most seamless driving experience possible.


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It's shown here COMAND - COckpit MAnagement and Navigation Device (Mercedes-Benz) | AcronymFinder

I recall 15 years ago like it was yesterday! When a friend who worked for Mercedes at the time showed up at my doorstep in a brand new SL55 AMG and that is the description he used for COMAND.

That's not to say that Mercedes has not sinced changed it though.

They like changing things don't they, ya know SLK/SLC who knows, what's next!
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Unfortunately, that site, like Wikipedia, can be edited or submitted by anyone.
I just submitted 'cockpit management and data' to that site with the video.


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Yes that appears to be the case I'll grant you that. I might submit my own definition Crap Old Maps And Nothing Desirable

These sites still use the original definition!

Navigation / Comand

http://www.mercupgrades.com/comand++...rticle-54.html
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Have also seen this version doing the rounds too!

COckpit Management And Navigation Display!
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In the spirit of peacekeeping, could it not be that in the early days there was no internet connectivity, so it was a "navigation device" and when connectivity came along it became a "data system"?
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You're drinking a little early this weekend? : D: D
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We're best buddies really aren't we Jeff, and being a good buddy I had to let you know there was a good chance you were incorrect! Just like all those that put two M's in COMAND!
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but there was also an excellent chance that YOU were incorrect!
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I'm starting to suspect it may be an Anglo/American difference.

You know like you say "aluminum" I say "aluminium"
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