Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front suspension arm on MERCEDES-BENZ W203 C-Class [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for C-Class Saloon (W203) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
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Link Set, wheel suspension
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MERCEDES-BENZ C-Class Saloon (W203) C 240 (203.061)
Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Mercedes W203. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #21
Combination spanner #22
Drive socket # 8
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Ball joint puller
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Mercedes W203. AUTODOC recommends:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Mercedes W203 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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