When to replace the Fuel Filter on your MERCEDES-BENZ A-CLASS
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Fuel filter : 4 year / 80000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 CDI (168.007), MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 170 CDI (168.008), MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 CDI (168.006) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change fuel filter MERCEDES W168 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Fuel Filter for A-Class (W168) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
Tools
Replacement: fuel filter – Mercedes W168. Tools you might need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Drive socket # 7
Torx bit T10
HEX bit No.H5
Ratchet wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Bulb hand fuel pump
Fender cover
Replacement: fuel filter – Mercedes W168. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Ensure adequate ventilation of the workplace. Fuel vapors are poisonous.
  • 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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