Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change tie rod end / track rod end on MERCEDES-BENZ A W168 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes W168. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes W168. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 18
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Vernier caliper
Ball joint puller
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Track Rod End for A-Class (W168) and other MERCEDES-BENZ models
How to change Repair Kit, tie rod on Mercedes W168 A 140 1.4 (168.031, 168.131) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Repair Kit, tie rod
How to change Repair Kit, tie rod on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133)
How to change Rod Assembly on Mercedes W168 A 140 1.4 (168.031, 168.131) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Rod Assembly
How to change Rod Assembly on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133)
How to change Tie Rod End on Mercedes W168 A 140 1.4 (168.031, 168.131) – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Tie Rod End
How to change Tie Rod End on MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133) – tips for proper car maintenance
MERCEDES-BENZ A-Class (W168) A 160 (168.033, 168.133)
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes W168. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace tie rod ends in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left tie rod ends.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: track rod end – Mercedes W168. Take the following steps:
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