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 (W211) E 220 CDI, MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 320 (211.065), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 500 (211.070), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 240 (211.061), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI (211.006), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 270 CDI (211.016), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 240 4-matic (211.080), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 320 4-matic (211.082), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 CDI (211.004), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 CDI (211.004), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 Kompressor (211.042), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 320 CDI (211.026), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 400 CDI (211.028), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 NGT (211.042), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 CDI (211.023), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 (211.054), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 350 (211.056), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 CDI (211.020), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 320 CDI (211.022), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 CDI 4-matic (211.084), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 4-matic (211.092), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 350 4-matic (211.087), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 320 CDI 4-matic (211.089), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 CDI (211.007), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI (211.008), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 200 Kompressor (211.041), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI (211.006), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 350 CGI (211.057), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 300 BlueTEC (211.024), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 230 (211.052), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 500 4-matic (211.083), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 500 4-matic (211.090), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 500 (211.072), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 350 4-matic (211.087) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear brake discs on MERCEDES-BENZ (W211) E-Class [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for E-Class Saloon (W211) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
Tools
Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W211. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 19
HEX bit No.H7
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Impact screwdriver
Round-nose pliers
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W211. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Mercedes W211 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.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Mercedes W211 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Brake Discs on Mercedes W211 2002 - free PDF and video manuals
    Open the bonnet.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI 2.2 (211.006) 2003 Brake Discs - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Connect the service equipment and switch the SBC system to service mode.
    Please note!
    Some vehicles may not have the SBC system.
  3. Step 3
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    Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
  4. Step 4
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
    Step 5
    Changing Brake Discs on MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI 2.2 (211.008) 2005 by yourself
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  5. Step 6
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    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  6. Step 7
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Warning! To avoid injury, hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Mercedes W211
  7. Step 8
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    Remove the wheel.
  8. Step 9
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    Detach the connector of the brake pad wear sensor. Use round-nose pliers.
  9. Step 10
    Changing of Brake Discs on Mercedes W211 2002 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Remove the dust boot caps of the brake caliper guide pins. Use a crowbar.
  10. Step 11
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    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening. Use HEX No.H7. Use a ratchet wrench.
  11. Step 12
    Replacing Brake Discs on Mercedes W211 2004 E 220 CDI 2.2 (211.006) by yourself
    Detach the brake caliper retaining spring. Use a crowbar.
  12. Step 13
    E-Class Saloon (W211) E 280 CDI 3.0 (211.020) 2005 Brake Discs DIY replacement workshop manual
    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  13. Step 14
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    Remove the brake caliper.
    Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W211. Tip from AUTODOC:
    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.Check the brake caliper bracket, brake caliper guide pins and boots. Clean them. Replace, if necessary.
  14. Step 15
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    Remove the brake pads.
  15. Step 16
    Disconnect the brake pads wear sensor.
    Step 17
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    Treat the brake caliper piston. Use a nylon cleaning brush. Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: brake discs – Mercedes W211. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  16. Step 18
    How to change Brake Discs on Mercedes W211 2002 - free PDF and video manuals
    Install the brake caliper wind back tool.
  17. Step 19
    How to replace MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI 2.2 (211.006) 2003 Brake Discs - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  18. Step 20
    Mercedes W211 E 270 CDI 2.7 (211.016) 2004 Brake Discs replacement: free workshop manuals
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening. Use a drive socket #19. Use a tap wrench. Use a ratchet wrench.
  19. Step 21
    Changing Brake Discs on MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) E 220 CDI 2.2 (211.008) 2005 by yourself
    Remove the caliper bracket.
  20. Step 22
    How to remove MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS E 280 CDI 3.0 (211.020) 2006 Brake Discs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Clean the brake disc fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  21. Step 23
    How to replace Brake Discs on MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W211) 2007: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Unscrew the brake disc fastening. Use Torx T30. Use an impact screwdriver.
  22. Step 24
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    Remove the brake disc.
  23. Step 25
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    Clean the hub. Use a wire brush. Treat the contacting surface. Use copper grease.
  24. Step 26
    Changing of Brake Discs on Mercedes W211 2002 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Install the brake disc.
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