When to replace the Brake Pads on your MERCEDES-BENZ A-CLASS
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.009, 168.109) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads on MERCEDES W168 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for A-Class (W168) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
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MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.009, 168.109)
Tools
Replacement: brake pads – Mercedes W168. Tools you need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Electronic spray
Copper grease
Anti-squeal paste
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 12
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Round-nose pliers
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake pads – Mercedes W168. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Perform the replacement of brake pads in complete set for each axis. This provides effective braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for all brake pads on the same axle.
  • 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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