Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194), MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094), MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front anti roll bar link on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO 1 (W638) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: anti roll bar links – Mercedes Vito W638. Tools you need:
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Mercedes Vito W638. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Combination spanner #16
Wheel impact socket #17
Torque wrench
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Anti Roll Bar Links for VITO Bus (638) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Mounting, stabilizer coupling rod on Mercedes W638 Minibus 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Mounting, stabilizer coupling rod
How to change Mounting, stabilizer coupling rod on MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Mounting, stabilizer coupling rod on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Mounting, stabilizer coupling rod on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
How to change Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension on Mercedes W638 Minibus 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension
How to change Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Repair Kit, stabilizer suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
How to change Rod / Strut, stabiliser on Mercedes W638 Minibus 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Rod / Strut, stabiliser
How to change Rod / Strut, stabiliser on MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Rod / Strut, stabiliser on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Rod / Strut, stabiliser on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on Mercedes W638 Minibus 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Rod / Strut, wheel suspension
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ V-Class (W638/2) V 200 CDI (638.294)
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Box (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.094)
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the stabiliser links on Mercedes Vito W638 in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both stabiliser links on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Mercedes Vito W638. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Mercedes W638 Minibus 1996 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. How to replace MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1997 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Mercedes W638 Minibus 108 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1998 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 110 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1999 by yourself
    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Mercedes Vito W638
  5. How to remove MERCEDES-BENZ VITO 108 D 2.3 (638.164) 2000 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
  6. How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 2001: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Mercedes W638 Minibus 113 2.0 (638.114, 638.194) 2002 - download illustrated guide
    Step 6.1
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners.
    Step 6.2
    Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 7
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the stabilizer bar.Use a combination spanner #16.Use a drive socket #16.
  8. Changing of Anti Roll Bar Links on Mercedes W638 Minibus 1996 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 8
    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the shock strut.Use a combination spanner #16.Use a drive socket #16.
  9. MERCEDES-BENZ VITO 108 CDI 2.2 (638.194) Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 9
    Remove the stabilizer rod.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – Mercedes Vito W638. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Examine stabiliser bushes. Replace them if needed.
  10. Replacing Anti Roll Bar Links on Mercedes W638 Minibus 1998 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) by yourself
    Step 10
    Install a new rod, tighten the fasteners.
  11. VITO Bus (638) 108 D 2.3 (638.164) 1999 Anti Roll Bar Links DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 11
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the shock strut.Use a drive socket #16.Use a combination spanner #16.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 55 Nm torque.
  12. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 2000 - tips and tricks
    Step 12
    Tighten the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the stabilizer bar.Use a drive socket #16.Use a combination spanner #16.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 55 Nm torque.
  13. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Mercedes W638 Minibus 2001 108 D 2.3 (638.164) Anti Roll Bar Links
    DIY replacement of Anti Roll Bar Links on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 110 TD 2.3 (638.174) 2002 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 13.1
    Treat all joints of the stabiliser link.
    Step 13.2
    Use copper grease.
  14. How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Mercedes W638 Minibus 1996 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 14
    Clean the wheel rim mounting seat. Use a wire brush.Treat the contacting surface.Use copper grease.
  15. How to replace MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 112 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1997 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 15
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while screwing in the fastening bolts on the car. Mercedes Vito W638
  16. Mercedes W638 Minibus 108 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1998 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 16
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #17.
  17. Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on MERCEDES-BENZ VITO Bus (638) 110 CDI 2.2 (638.194) 1999 by yourself
    Step 17
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 Nm torque.
  18. How to remove MERCEDES-BENZ VITO 108 D 2.3 (638.164) 2000 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 18
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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