Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ VIANO (W639) CDI 2.2 (639.711, 639.713, 639.811, 639.813, 639.815), MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (W639) 111 CDI (639.701, 639.703, 639.705), MERCEDES-BENZ VITO / MIXTO Box (W639) 115 CDI (639.601, 639.603, 639.605)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: suspension strut – Mercedes Vito W639. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: suspension strut – Mercedes Vito W639. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Torx bit T25
Torx bit T40
Combination spanner #18
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 20
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Ear clamp pliers
Fender cover
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for VITO Bus (W639) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Shock Absorber on Mercedes Vito W639 115 CDI 2.2 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Shock Absorber
How to change Shock Absorber on MERCEDES-BENZ VIANO (W639) CDI 2.2 (639.711, 639.713, 639.811, 639.813, 639.815) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ VIANO (W639) CDI 2.2 (639.711, 639.713, 639.811, 639.813, 639.815)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Shock Absorber on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO / MIXTO Box (W639) 115 CDI (639.601, 639.603, 639.605)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO / MIXTO Box (W639) 115 CDI (639.601, 639.603, 639.605)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Shock Absorber on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (W639) 111 CDI (639.701, 639.703, 639.705)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (W639) 111 CDI (639.701, 639.703, 639.705)
Replacement: suspension strut – Mercedes Vito W639. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Both shock struts of the front suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: suspension strut – Mercedes Vito W639. Recommended sequence of steps:
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