Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W169) A 150 (169.031, 169.331), MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 150 (245.231)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change strut mount MERCEDES-BENZ A W169 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

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Tools
Replacement: strut mount – Mercedes W169. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # E12
Drive socket # 21
HEX bit no.H6.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Water pump pliers
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Strut Mount for A-Class (W169) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Repair Kit, suspension strut on Mercedes W169 A 180 CDI 2.0 (169.007, 169.307) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Repair Kit, suspension strut
How to change Repair Kit, suspension strut on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W169) A 150 (169.031, 169.331) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W169) A 150 (169.031, 169.331)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Repair Kit, suspension strut on MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 150 (245.231)
MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 150 (245.231)
How to change Top Strut Mounting on Mercedes W169 A 180 CDI 2.0 (169.007, 169.307) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Top Strut Mounting
How to change Top Strut Mounting on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W169) A 150 (169.031, 169.331) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W169) A 150 (169.031, 169.331)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Top Strut Mounting on MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 150 (245.231)
MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 150 (245.231)
Replacement: strut mount – Mercedes W169. Professionals recommend:
  • All mounts of the front shock struts should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the mounts of the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • Be sure to replace all self-locking nuts and bolts during installation.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: strut mount – Mercedes W169. Recommended sequence of steps:
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