Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ B-Class (W245) B 200 (245.233)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change gas struts / tailgate struts on MERCEDES-BENZ B200 (W245) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: tailgate struts – Mercedes W245. List of the tools you'll need:
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
Replacement: tailgate struts – Mercedes W245. Professionals recommend:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Mercedes W245 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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