Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 250 D (124.126, 124.129), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 300 D (124.131), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 200 (124.019), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 220 (124.022), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 280 (124.029), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 280 (124.028), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 320 (124.032), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 420 (124.034), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 500 (124.036), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 200 D (124.120), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 250 Turbo-D (124.128), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 300 Turbo-D 4-matic (124.333), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 300 Turbo-D (124.133), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 300 4-matic (124.230), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 60 AMG (124.036), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W124) E 36 AMG View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change window regulator MERCEDES W124 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Window Regulator for E-Class Saloon (W124) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Window regulator on Mercedes E Class W124 E 250 D 2.5 (124.126, 124.129) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Window regulator
How to change Sliding Shoe, window regulator on Mercedes E Class W124 E 250 D 2.5 (124.126, 124.129) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Sliding Shoe, window regulator
Tools
Replacement: window regulator – Mercedes W124. List of the tools you'll need:
Dielectric grease
Painter's tape
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 10
Ratchet wrench
Flat screwdriver
Phillips screwdriver
Plastic trim tool
Replacement: window regulator – Mercedes W124. AUTODOC recommends:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: window regulator – Mercedes W124. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Window Regulator on Mercedes E Class W124 1993 - free PDF and video manuals
    Open the car door.
  2. Step 2
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    Unscrew the door lock cover fastener. Use a flat screwdriver.
  3. Step 3
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    Remove the door lock cover.
  4. Step 4
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    Detach the door handle trim panel. Use a plastic trim tool.
  5. Step 5
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    Unscrew the door card fastener. Use a drive socket #10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  6. Step 6
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    Remove the trim cover that hides the wing mirror fasteners.
  7. Step 7
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    Detach the door card.
  8. Step 8
    Switch on the ignition.
    Step 9
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    Lower the window glass.
  9. Step 10
    Switch off the ignition.
    Step 11
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    Unscrew the glass fastener. Use a drive socket #10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. Step 12
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    Raise the glass a little and release it from the window regulator.
    Replacement: window regulator – Mercedes W124. Tip:
    When removing the glass, hold it firmly to avoid injury.
  11. Step 13
    Replacing Window Regulator on Mercedes E Class W124 1995 E 250 D 2.5 (124.126, 124.129) by yourself
    Lift the glass up fully and secure it. Use the masking tape.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold the glass when raising it.
  12. Step 14
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    Unscrew the terminals of the window regulator mechanism. Use a Phillips screwdriver.
  13. Step 15
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    Unscrew the fasteners of the window regulator assembly. Use a drive socket #10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  14. Step 16
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    Remove the fastening bolts.
  15. Step 17
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    Remove the window regulator mechanism.
  16. Step 18
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    Unscrew the power window motor fasteners. Use a drive socket #10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  17. Step 19
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    Remove the power window motor.
  18. Step 20
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    Install and screw in the motor fasteners on the new window regulator mechanism. Use a drive socket #10. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 8 Nm torque.
  19. Step 21
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    Install the new window regulator mechanism.
  20. Step 22
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    Install the fastening bolts.
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