Mercedes C-Class

W203 since 2000 of release

Repair and car operation

+ Mercedes-Benz Cars of a class C (W-203)
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ cooling and heating Systems
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   - Suspension bracket of forward wheels
      Removal and installation of an amortization rack
      Repair of a rack of a suspension bracket of forward wheels
      Gap adjustment in bearings of forward wheels
   + Suspension bracket of back wheels
   + Corners of installation of wheels of the car
   + Steering and safety cushions
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Removal and installation of an amortization rack



1. Mark with paint the provision of a forward wheel concerning a nave. It will allow to establish at assembly an otbalansirovanny wheel in its former situation. Weaken bolts of fastening of a wheel before a car poddomkrachivaniye. Lift a forward part of the car, put it on supports and remove a forward wheel.
2. Disconnect wires of the sensor of number of turns and the sensor of wear of brake shoes from an amortization rack.

3. Unscrew a nut (3) and disconnect connecting draft (2) from an amortization rack (1).

Do not damage a dustproof cap, hold from a provorachivaniye a wrench a spherical finger (4) connecting drafts.

4. Unscrew 2 bolts of fastening (4) amortization racks (1) to the rotary lever and take out bolts.

5. Unscrew a nut (5) and take out a bolt (6).
6 Fix an amortization rack from falling after removal of the top fastening.

7. Unscrew a nut (7) and disconnect an amortization rack above from a support (6).

At removal of the left amortization rack previously disconnect the tank of a stekloomyvatel and take aside the attached hoses.

8. Remove a washer and an emphasis (8) and take out an amortization rack down from a wheel arch.

 Thus do not damage a brake hose.



1. Carefully enter an amortization rack through a wheel arch into a support.
2. Establish into place an emphasis and a washer.
3. Tighten the top nut the moment 60Нм.
4. Fix an amortization rack to a rotary fist. Thus the top bolt insert so that a bolt head, looking in the movement direction, looked forward.
5. Then tighten at first the top nut (5) moment 200Нм, holding a bolt from a provorachivaniye, and then the bottom bolt (4) moment 110Нм, address to an illustration 3.4.
6. Fix a connecting bar on an amortization rack a new being self-stopped nut and a washer the moment 40Нм.
7. Fix on a rack of a wire of the sensor of number of turns and the sensor of wear of a brake shoe.
8. Establish into place the tank of liquid of a stekloomyvatel if he acted in film, and fix turn of the lever of a clamp.
9. Establish into place a forward wheel so that the marks put at removal coincided. Previously grease with a thin layer of bearing greasing aligning belt of a disk of a wheel on a nave. Bolts of fastening of a wheel do not grease. Rusty bolts replace. Wrap bolts. Lower the car on wheels and tighten bolts cross-wise the moment 110Нм.
10. If the amortization rack was replaced on new, make measurement of geometrical parameters of a running gear.