When to replace the Brake Discs on your MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake disc : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 320 (210.055), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 280 (210.053), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 420 (210.072), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 270 CDI (210.016), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 280 (210.063), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 280 4-matic (210.081), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 320 (210.065), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 300 Turbo-D (210.025), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 320 4-matic (210.082), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 240 (210.061), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 270 CDI (210.016), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 320 CDI (210.026) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for E-Class Saloon (W210) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
Tools
Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W210. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Anti-squeal paste
Ceramic grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 16
HEX bit No.H5
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Crow bar
Tap wrench
Brake caliper wind back tool
Pin punch
Hammer
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W210. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Mercedes W210 in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both brake disks on the same axle.
  • When changing the brake discs, always replace the brake pads.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W210. Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the bonnet.
  2. Step 2
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    Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  3. Step 3
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
    Step 4
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    Loosen the wheel bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17. Use a tap wrench.
  4. Step 5
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    Raise the car.
    Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W210. Professionals recommend:
    If you are using a jack, make sure it rests on a flat surface without any unevenness.Be sure to additionally secure the car with jack stands.
  5. Step 6
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Mercedes W210
  6. Step 7
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    Remove the wheel.
  7. Step 8
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    Clean the brake pads fasteners. Use a brake cleaner. Use a wire brush.
  8. Step 9
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    Remove the brake pad pin. Use a pin punch. Use a hammer.
  9. Step 10
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    Remove the retaining spring of the brake pads.
  10. Step 11
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    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  11. Step 12
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    Remove the brake pads.
  12. Step 13
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    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  13. Step 14
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    Unscrew the brake caliper fasteners. Use a drive socket #16. Use a ratchet wrench.
  14. Step 15
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    Remove the fastening bolts.
  15. Step 16
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    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W210. AUTODOC recommends:
    Tie the caliper to the suspension or to the body with a wire without disconnecting from the brake hose to prevent depressurization of the brake system.Make sure that the brake caliper is not hanging on the brake hose.Don't press the brake pedal after the brake caliper has been removed. As a result, the piston can fall out from the brake cylinder, and brake fluid leakage and depressurization of the system may occur.
  16. Step 17
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    Clean the brake disc fastener. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  17. Step 18
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    Unscrew the brake disc fasteners. Use HEX No.H5. Use a ratchet wrench.
  18. Step 19
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    Remove the fastening bolt.
  19. Step 20
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    Remove the brake disc.
  20. Step 21
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    Clean the wheel hub. Use a wire brush.
  21. Step 22
    Treat the contacting surface. Use ceramic grease.
    Step 23
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    Clean the handbrake shoes mechanism. Use a brake cleaner.
  22. Step 24
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    Install a new brake disc.
  23. Step 25
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    Install the fastening bolt.
  24. Step 26
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    Tighten the brake disc fasteners. Use HEX No.H5. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 10 Nm torque.
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