When to replace the Brake Drum on your MERCEDES-BENZ A-CLASS
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Drum : 100000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 140 (168.031, 168.131), MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Drum for A-Class (W168) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Brake Drum on Mercedes W168 A 140 1.4 (168.031, 168.131) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Brake Drum
How to change Brake Drum on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Drum on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 140 (168.031, 168.131)
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 140 (168.031, 168.131)
Tools
Replacement: brake drum – Mercedes W168. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Torx bit T30
HEX bit no.H6.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake drum – Mercedes W168. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the brake drums on Mercedes W168 in pair for the rear axle. Disregarding the parts state. It ensures even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left brake drums on the same axle.
  • When replacing the brake drums, be sure to also change the brake shoes.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake drum – Mercedes W168. Recommended sequence of steps:
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