Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 200 (210.035) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorbers MERCEDES-BENZ E W210 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

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All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for E-Class Saloon (W210) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
Tools
Replacement: shock absorbers – Mercedes W210. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #17
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 17
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Adjustable wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: shock absorbers – Mercedes W210. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Both shock absorbers of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock absorbers of the rear suspension.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Mercedes W210 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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