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Can more than one phone be a digital key for my Mercedes-Benz vehicle?

How to use Digital Key with multiple phones for one Mercedes-Benz vehicle 

Can more than one phone be a digital key for your Mercedes-Benz vehicle? Yes, you can share your vehicle with other drivers by sharing the digital key. Watch the video or read our guide below to learn more about sharing your digital key. You can find your next Mercedes-Benz vehicle here at Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead, your dealership in Peoria, AZ. 


How to Share Your Vehicle Easily with Digital Key Handover video by Mercedes-Benz 

Let’s say that you share your car with your spouse, and they are taking it for the day. You will want to give them access via digital key. That’s when this video would come in handy. We’ve also transcribed the steps to sharing your vehicle below. 

Steps to sharing your Mercedes-Benz digital key with a second driver 

The video above moves fast. You can pause it, of course, but we’ve also written out the steps to sharing your vehicle here so you can easily review the process. We promise it’s a simple process, and you’ll love the convenience of being able to deactivate a shared key afterward, returning sole ownership to yourself. 

  • Place your spare key in your glovebox. 
  • Step out of your vehicle and close the doors. 
  • Open “Digital Key Handover” in your Mercedes Me app on your phone. 
  • Deactivate the spare key using your 4-digit pin. 
  • Handover the vehicle location to one of your contacts in the app. 
  • Have the second driver stand in front of your vehicle and unlock the doors. 
  • Activate the key using your 4-digit pin. 
  • Use the app to deactivate the key upon return.