Recommended replacement interval for the part category Oil Filter : 12 month / 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.009, 168.109)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change oil filter and engine oil on MERCEDES W168 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: engine oil and filter – Mercedes W168. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Mercedes W168. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 32
Ratchet wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Funnel
Oil drain pan
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Oil Filter for A-Class (W168) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
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Oil Filter
How to change Oil Filter on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.009, 168.109) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.009, 168.109)
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Mercedes W168. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Mercedes W168 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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