Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ M-Class (W163) ML 270 CDI (163.113) View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change tie rod end / track rod end on MERCEDES-BENZ M W163 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

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All the parts you need to replace – Track Rod End for M-Class (W163) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Mounting Kit, tie rod end on ML W163 ML 270 CDI 2.7 (163.113) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Mounting Kit, tie rod end
How to change Repair Kit, tie rod on ML W163 ML 270 CDI 2.7 (163.113) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Repair Kit, tie rod
How to change Rod Assembly on ML W163 ML 270 CDI 2.7 (163.113) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Rod Assembly
How to change Tie Rod End on ML W163 ML 270 CDI 2.7 (163.113) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Tie Rod End
How to change Mounting Kit, tie rod end on MERCEDES-BENZ M-Class (W163) ML 270 CDI (163.113) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ M-Class (W163) ML 270 CDI (163.113)
Tools
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes ML W163. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #15
Combination spanner #22
Impact socket №22
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Vernier caliper
Ball joint puller
Wheel chock
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes ML W163. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace tie rod ends in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left tie rod ends.
  • During the installation process, use only new bolts and nuts.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes ML W163. Use the following procedure:
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