When to replace the Pollen Filter on your MERCEDES-BENZ 123 SERIES
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Pollen filter : 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

This video shows the replacement procedure of a similar car part on another vehicle

All the parts you need to replace – Pollen Filter for W124 Estate (S124) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
Tools
Replacement: pollen filter – MERCEDES-BENZ KOMBI Estate (S124). Tools you might need:
Phillips screwdriver
Replacement: pollen filter – MERCEDES-BENZ KOMBI Estate (S124). AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the cabin filter at least once every six months, in early spring and autumn seasons.
  • Follow the terms, recommendations and requirements of the part operation provided by the manufacturer.
  • If the air flow into the cabin has sharply reduced, replace the filter before a scheduled maintenance.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: pollen filter – MERCEDES-BENZ KOMBI Estate (S124). Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
    Open the bonnet.
    Step 2
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    Remove the seal of the windscreen wiper scuttle tray.
  2. Step 3
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    Remove the central element that holds the seal of the windscreen wiper scuttle tray.
  3. Step 4
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    Remove the windscreen rubber moulding.
  4. Step 5
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    Unscrew the fasteners of the drain. Use a Phillips screwdriver.
  5. Step 6
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    Remove the side part of the drain.
  6. Step 7
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    Remove the central part of the drain.
  7. Step 8
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    Press on the cabin filter retainer to release it.
  8. Step 9
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    Remove the cabin filters.
  9. Step 10
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    Install the cabin filters.
  10. Step 11
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    Snap the cabin filter back in place.
  11. Step 12
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    Install the central part of the drain.
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