When to replace the Poly V-Belt on your MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Serpentine belt : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 220 CDI (210.006), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 200 CDI (210.007), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 200 CDI (210.007), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 220 CDI (210.006), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 270 CDI (210.016), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 320 CDI (210.026), MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) E 220 CDI (210.006) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change serpentine belt on MERCEDES W210 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: serpentine belt – Mercedes W210. Tools you'll need:
12-point socket # 17
Drive socket # 27
Ratchet wrench
Replacement: serpentine belt – Mercedes W210. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: serpentine belt – Mercedes W210. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
  2. Step 2
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    Pull aside the V-ribbed belt tensioner pulley. Use 12-point socket No.17. Use a ratchet wrench.
  3. Step 3
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    Remove the V-ribbed belt from the pulley.
  4. Step 4
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    Return the tensioner pulley to its initial position.
  5. Step 5
    How to remove MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS E 320 CDI (210.026) 1999 Poly V-Belt - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Remove the V-ribbed belt.
    Replacement: serpentine belt – Mercedes W210. AUTODOC recommends:
    Check the condition of the tensioner pulley and idler pulley. Replace them if necessary.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Poly V-Belt on MERCEDES-BENZ E-Class Saloon (W210) 2000: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Install the V-ribbed belt.
  7. Step 7
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    Pull aside the V-ribbed belt tensioner pulley. Use 12-point socket No.17. Use a ratchet wrench.
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