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123.

133 / 300D Turbodiesel Sedan


00 - Maintenance, service, technical data; General descriptions; Operating instructions; General considerations concerning service products (fluids, etc.); Jacking-up, towing-off, layingup vehicle

Intro 123 Chassis Manual Introduction Intro 617 Engine Manual Introduction 005 Instructions for use of serivice manual 005/1 Model and unit survey 005/2 Identification of vehicles 010 Technical Data 010 Model and system identification 010 Engine and vehicle identification 015 Vehicle identification number locations 015 Vehicle identification number locations 020 Technical Data 020 Technical Data 030 Technical Data 040 Technical Data

01 - Engine, removal and installation; Crankcase, cylinder head, engine breathing


010 015 020 025 030 040 110 115 120 130 140 215 220 310 405 415 417 418 420

Checking compression pressure Checking cylinders for leaks Evaluation of cylinder bores Measuring oil consumption Removal and installation of engine (oil capacity) Engine breather -- functional description Measuring, boring and honing cylinder bores Renewing, boring and honing cylinder liners Facing cylinder crankcase parting surface Knocking-out and inserting steel balls for main oil ducts Replacing core hole closing cover in cylinder crankcase Removal and installation of front cylinder crankcase cover Removal and installation of intermediate flange Removal and installation of complete oil pan Cylinder head bolts and tightening of cylinder head bolts Removal and installation of cylinder head Removal and installation of pre-chambers Facing cylinder head parting surface Pressure-testing cylinder head

03 - Crank assembly

310 Checking, renewing and tightening connecting rod bolts

313 316 318 320 324 327 340 344 345 350 410 430 440 450

Reconditioning and squaring connecting rod Removal and installation of pistons Checking and reconditioning of crankshaft Mounting of crankshaft Renewing front crankshaft radial sealing ring Renewing rear crankshaft radial sealing ring Removal and installation of pulley, vibration damper and balancing disc Static balancing of balancing disc Checking and correcting adjustment of TDC transmitter Removal and installation of crankshaft sprocket Removal and installation of flywheel and driven plate Renewing ring gear of flywheel Statically balancing of flywheel Instructions for full balancing of engine

05 - Engine timing, valves


210 215 220 225 235 240 250 260 270 280 285 291 310 320 330 340 412 440

Inspection and adjustment of valve clearance Inspection and adjustment of camshaft timing Removal and installation of camshaft Grinding camshaft bearing journals Removal and installation of rocker arms with rocker arm bearing brackets Renewal of rocker arms and rocker arm bearing brackets Removal and installation of valve springs Checking valve springs Replacement of valve stem seals Checking and machining valves Checking and renewing valve guides Machining valve seats Removal and installation of chain tensioner Renewing timing chain Removal and installation of tensioning rail Removal and installation of slide rails Removal and installation of intermediate sprocket shaft Removal and installation of guide wheel

07.1 - Diesel injection system


001 Survey model -- engine -- inejection pump 010 Operation injection pump with governor 015 Operation engine-transmission overload protection 100 Adjustment of idle speed and idle speed adjuster 105 Checking maximum speed at no-load 108 Checking injection timing (begin of delivery) with digital tester (RIV method) 109 Checking injection timing (begin of delivery) (high pressure method) 110 Checking injection timing (begin of delivery) (flow pressure method)

111 Checking injection timing (begin of delivery) (position indicator RIV method) 114 Adjusting injection timing (begin of delivery) with digital tester (RIV method) -- following checkup 115 Adjusting injection timing (begin of delivery) (high pressure method) -following checkup 116 Adjusting injection timing (begin of delivery) (position indicator RIV method) -- following checkup 135 Checking injection nozzles 137 Disassembly, cleaning, assembly and adjustment of injection nozzles 140 Venting injection system 145 Checking fuel pump and bypass valve 150 Checking vacuum shutoff for leaks 200 Removal and installation of injection pump 201 Installation of injection pump (with locking screw) 210 Replacement of pipe connection, delivery valve or copper sealing ring on injection pump 220 Replacement of vacuum control unit at injection pump 230 Removal and installation of injection nozzles 235 Removal and installation of fuel pump 240 Removal and installation of injection timing device

07.2 - Carburetor system 07.3 - Mechanically and mechanically/electronically controlled gasoline injection system 07.4 - Electronically controlled gasoline injection system 09 - Air cleaner, intake air preheater; Exhaust gas turbocharger

400 Removal and installation of air filter 425 Checking boost pressure of turbocharger 430 Removal and installation of exhaust gas turbocharger 450 Functional description of exhaust gas turbocharger with aneroid compensator

13 - Air compressor, belt drives


335 Instructions concerning renewal and tensioning of V-belts 340 Renewing and tensioning of V-belt

14 - Intake manifold, exhaust manifold; Engine brake, emission control system

001 Vehicle identification

050 100 450 470

Operation exhaust gas recirculation Testing EGR Removal and installation of intake manifold, replacement of gasket Removal and installation of exhaust manifold

15 - Electrical system engine (ignition system, preheating system, starter, alternator)


705 Operation of preglow system 708 Installation preglow time relay with modified ventilation 710 Checking preglow system

18 - Engine lubrication, engine oil cooler


005 031 040 110 120 125 210 215

Oil circuit, oil pressure, pressure relief valve and oil filter Removal and installation of oil return flow line of exhaust gas turbocharger Removal and installation of oil spray nozzles Removal and installation of oil filter Checking thermostat in oil filter Removal and installation of thermostat in oil filter Removal and installation of oil pump Removal and installation of oil pressure relief valve

20 - Engine cooling system, coolant hoses, radiator


005 010 015 110 210 220 225 230 310 420 425 430 490

Coolant circuit and engine cooling Draining and filling of coolant -- antifreeze table Cleaning cooling system Removal and installation of coolant thermostat Removal and installation of coolant pump Reconditioning of coolant pump Sealing coolant pump Removal and installation of coolant pump housing Viscofan coupling, temperature-controlled Removal and installation of radiator Reconditioning of radiator Checking of expansion tank closing cover Illustrated thermostat layout

22 - Engine mounting

211 212 220 240

Removal and installation of front engine mounts Removal and installation of rear engine mount Adjusting engine stop -- model 123.193 Removal and installation of engin shock absorber

25 - Clutch

26 - Manual transmission, power take-offs 27 - Automatic transmission 28 - Transfer case 29 - Pedals 30 - Throttle control

300 310 320 330

Adjusting throttle linkage Removal and installation of engine longitudinal regulating shaft Removal, installation and adjustment of front wall regulating shaft Removal and installation of accelerator pedal

31 - Frame; Trailer operation 32 - Suspension


010 Permissible combinations springs--shock absorbers 100 Removal and installation of front shock absorber 110 Removal and installation of rear shock absorber 120 Checking shock absorber 125 Checking alignment of front shock absorbers 126 Checking alignment of rear shock absorbers 200 Removal and installation of front spring 205 Removal and installation of front spring (in combination with removal and installation of front axle half on vehicles following an accident 33-200) 220 Adjustment of front springs 230 Removal and installation of rear springs 240 Adjustment of rear springs 250 Test value of springs 300 Removal and installation of torsion bar on front axle 310 Removal and installation of torsion bar on rear axle 501 Functional description 510 Checking spring struts 520 Checking pressure reservoir 530 Checking pressure oil pump and level controller 610 Removal and installation of spring struts 620 Removal and installation of pressure reservoir 630 Draining and filling of pressure oil system 640 Removal and installation of pressure oil pump 641 Conversion of suction and pressure line on model 123 with diesel engine 3rd version 645 Replacement of radial sealing ring for pressure oil pump 660 Removal and installation of connecting rod of level controller

670 Removal and installation of level controller 671 Conversion of oil lines between level controller and pressure reservoir in the event of complaints about noise

33 - Front axle

200 Removal and installation of front axle half 300 Adjustment of wheel bearing and play 310 Removal and installation of front wheel hub 320 Disassembly, inspection, repair and assembly of front wheel hub 400 Removal and installation of steering knuckle 410 Checking the steering knuckle 420 Removal and installation of steering knuckle arm 425 Checking supporting and guide joint of steering knuckle bearing 430 Replacement of sleeves for supporting and guide joint of steering knuckle bearings 440 Replacement of supporting joint for steering knuckle bearing 500 Removal and installation of upper control arm 512 Removal, disassembly, assembly and installation of lower control arm 515 Removal and installation of brake support 520 Reconditioning bearing of lower control arm 540 Checking supporting joint and supporting tube of brake support 550 Checking and reconditining bearing of upper control arm 560 Checking upper control arm 570 Checking lower control arm

35 - Rear axle, trailing axle


010 Removal and installation of complete rear axle 040 Removal and installation of front rubber bearing of rear axle suspension 050 Removal and installation of rear rubber bearing of rear axle suspension 110 Removal and installation of semi-trailing arm, replacement of rubber bearings 130 Removal and installation of rear axle shaft flange, adjustment of bearings 310 Removal and installation of coupled semi-trailing arm, replacement of rubber bearing 330 Removal and installation of link between coupled semi-trailing arm and caliper carrier 350 Disassembly, assembly and adjustment of wheel carrier 360 Removal and istallation of caliper carrier and rear axle shaft flange, adjustment of wheel bearing 410 Complete inspection of rear axle wheel location 420 Inspection of semi-trailing arms 430 Inspection of rear axle carrier 500 Differentiating characteristics, installation survey for rear axle center piece 520 Removal and installation for rear axle center piece with rear axle shafts

530 Replacement of radial sealing ring on drive pinion (rear axle center piece installed) 540 Replacement of radial sealed ring of rear axle shaft (rear axle center piece installed) 550 ? 550-2 ? 550-3 ? 550-4 ? 560 Reconditioning of differential 620 Removal and installation of rear axle shaft 660 Exchanging rubber sleeves on rear axle shaft 680 Removal and installation of ring-shaped weight on inner joints of rear axle shafts

40 - Wheels, chassis measurements


010 013 100 102 104 106 108 110 111 112 113

Lifting vehicle with jack Positioning of jacking-up shoes and jacks Survey rims and tires Rims Tires Tire inflation pressure Snow chains Removing and mounting of wheels Removing and mounting of wheel covers Removal and installation of holding spring or annular spring for wheel cover Removing and mounting hub cap for forged light alloy rims

41 - Propeller shaft

050 Removal and installation of propeller shaft 100 Removal and installation of propeller shaft intermediat bearing, replacement of radial ball bearing 200 Replacement of centering sleve

42 - Brakes - hydraulical and mechanical system


010 012 015 035 040 100 120 140 150 155

Bleeding the brake system or renewing the brake fluid Checking brake lines and brake hoses Checking the brake system for leaks Checking warning device in expansion tank Inspection or adjustment of mechanical brake light switch Removal and installation of caliper on front axle Removal and installation of caliper on rear axle Checking piston release clearance in caliper Replacement of piston seal on front axle caliper Replacement of piston seal on rear axle caliper

160 220 228 260 310 315 510 515 520 525 530 540

Replacement of brake pads Removal and installation of brake disc on front axle Removal and installation of brake disc on rear axle Cleaning of brake discs Removal and installation of tandem main cylinder Disassembly, inspection and assembly of stepped tandem main cylinder Removal and installation of parking brake pedal system Replacement of rubber stop in pedal system of parking brake Removal and installation of front brake cable control Removal and installation of rear brake cable control Removal and installation of brake shoes of parking brake Readjustment or adjustment of brake shoes of parking brake

43 - Brakes - pneumatic system and auxiliary brakes


023 325 350 610 615 618 620 625 628 630 635 660

Testing check valve Checking brake booster Removal and installation of brake booster Removal and installation of single diaphragm vacuum pump Removal and installation of double diaphragm vacuum pump Removal and installation of piston vacuum pump Replacing diaphragm and plate valves of single-diaphragm vacuum pump Replacing diaphragm and plate valves of double diaphragm vacuum pump Replacing piston seal and plate valves of piston vacuum pum Replacing rocker arm of single diaphragm vacuum pump Renewing rocker arm of piston vacuum pump Checking single diaphragm, double diaphragm and piston vacuum pump

46 - Steering

010 Differentiating characteristics of steering gears 070 Reconditioning of steering gear 110 Checking play of steering components 120 Checking start of manual restriction 130 Checking oil pressure of power steering pump 220 Reconditioning of steering gear 220-2 Reconditioning of steering gear (continued) 310 Removal and installation of manual steering 412 Removal and installation of power steering 480 Adjustment of power steering in vehicle 510 Removal and installation of pitman arm 520 Removal and installation of intermediate steering arm 540 Removal and installation of track rod 550 Removal and installation of drag link 610 Removal and installation of steering wheel 620 Removal and installation of jacket tube 625 Disassembly and assembly of jacket tube

630 Removal and installation of steering shaft 640 Removal and installation of steering lock 640-2 Removal and installation of steering lock (continued) 700 Differentiating characteristics of power steering pump 705 Renewing radial sealing ring of power steering pump 710 Removal and installation of power steering pump 720 Disassembly, checkup and reconditioning of power steering pump 740 Assembly of power steering pump 760 Removal and installation of mounting bracket for power steering pump

47 - Fuel system

700 705 710 715 720

Removal and installation of fuel tank Removal and installation of fuel expansion tank Removal and installation of immersion tube indicator Operation of immersion tube indicator for fuel gauge Operation fuel tank positive and negative venting system

49 - Exhaust system, heat shield, outer

100 Removal and installation of exhaust system

54 - Electrical system; Equipment and instruments; Speed control systems


005 Battery test, service and maintenance 100 Designation and layout of grounding points 250 Removal and installation of instrument cluster 251 Removal and installation of indicating instruments 253 Removal and installation of tachometer 256 Function immersion tube transmitter for fuel gauge 257 Testing fuel gauge 258 Removal and installation of time clock 270 Pressure difference warning system wiring diagram [USA] 1977 305 Removal and installation of rotary light switch 310 Removal and installation of of combination switch 312 Testing, refinishing resetting of turnsignal arm 325 Removal and installation of turnsignal lamp and warning flasher switch with relay 326 Layout warning flasher relay starting September 1981 340 Removal and installation of switch console 350 Wiring diagram special versions for fog lamp, headlamp flasher, backup lamp 390 Renewing bulbs of control system, heater 391 Renewing bulb for ashtray light 410 Seatbelt warning device, ignition key, lamps [USA] starting 1978 500 Cruise control operation 504 Testing with adapter

506 510 515 520 525 530 541 545 550 555 560 561 565 575 577 580

Testing coding plug Checking switch, control unit and line harness Checking switch Checking sensor Checking cable control Checking control unit Removal and installation of acutator Removal and installation of switch Removal and installation of sensor on mechanical tachometer Removal and installation of cable control Adjustment of cable control Adjustment of connecting rod Removal and installation of control unit Removal and installation of switch on clutch pedal Removal and installation of relay decel shutoff / cruise control Wiring diagram

55 - Auxiliary drives, hydraulic and articulated systems 58 - Tools, test instruments, equipment 60 - Body, general 61 - Understructure 62 - Front end and front wall 63 - Side wall 64 - Rear wall and rear end 65 - Roof 67 - Glass (panes) and windows

100 120 200 220

Removal and installation of windshield Removal and installation of ornamental frame on windshield Removal and installation of back window Removal and installation of of ornamental frame on back window

68 - Interior equipment

100 105 120 130

Removal and installation of instrument panel Removal and installation of loudspeaker cover Removal and installation of glove compartment lid Removal and installation of glove compartment lid lock

140 150 200 230 400 405 430 449 458 470 480 490 495 510 590 700

Removal and installation of glove compartment Removal and installation of bottom instrument panel cover Removal and installation of center console Removal and installation of gear shift lever cover Removal and installation of reveal molding on top of windshield Removal and installation of reveal molding on windshield Removal and installation of headliner Removal and installation of rear pillar trim Removal and installation of hat rack and first aid kit Removal and installation of center pillar trim Removal and installation of trunk cover Install interior padding at bulkhead (after renewal of bulkhead) Removal and installation of cover on rear pillar, outside Removal and installation of ornamental rod on edge of front or rear door Removal and installation of trimstrips in range of entrance Removal and installation of of partition between tank and trunk

72 - Doors

100 101 110 140 160 170 180 181 185 187 190 191 195 197 198 210 214 220 230 231 240 241 250 251 258 260 270

Removal and installation of front door liner Removal and installation of rear door liner Removal and installation of window regulator Removal and installation of arm rest with grip Removal and installation of inner sealing rail Removal and installation of outer sealing rail Removal and installation of front door window lift Removal and installation of rear door window lift Removal and installation of front door electric window controls Removal and installation of rear door electric window controls Removal and installation of front door crank operated window Removal and installation of rear door crank operated window Adjusting front door crank operated window Removal and installation of rear door fixed window Removal and installation of of flexible window running rail Removal and installation of door retainer Removal and installation of front door reveal molding Removal and installation of front or rear door rubber frame Removal and installation of front door inside controls Removal and installation of rear door inside controls Removal and installation of front door outside grip Removal and installation of rear door outside grip Removal and installation of front door lock Removal and installation of rear door lock Removal and installation of modified vacuum element Removal and installation of striker Removal and installation of exterior rear view mirror

75 - Trunk lid, fuel flap


100 Removal and installation of trunk lid 102 Removal and installation of trunk lid lock 300 Removal and installation of tank flap

77 - Slide roof (sun roof), top, racks


100 110 140 150 180 190 195 200 210 250

Removal and installation of sun roof lid (electric sun roof) Adjusting sun roof lid (electric sun roof) Removal and installation of teleflex cable Removal and installation of teleflex tube Removal and installation of holder with motor and gear Troubleshooting instructions for electric sun roof Checking and adjusting slip clutch of sun roof motor (round motor) Removal and installation of sun roof lid (mechanical sun roof) Adjusting sun roof lid (mechanical sun roof) Removal and installation of sun roof wind deflector

80 - Central locking system, comfort hydraulics


010 General 020 Design and operation of central interlock 200 Removal and installation, as well as adjustment of vacuum switch of driver's door 210 Removal and installation of vacuum element of front passenger's door 220 Removal and installation of vacuum element for rear doors 230 Removal and installation of vacuum element of tank filler neck flap 240 Removal and installation of vacuum element for trunk lid 241 Removal and installation of vacuum element for rear door 250 Removal and installation of vacuum supply tank 260 Checking central interlock 900 Functional diagram central interlock 901 Functional diagram central interlock and air conditioning system 902 Functional diagram central and seat backrest locking system with air conditioning system

82 - Electrical system body; Radio, windshiold washer system, light range regulator

052 062 252 348 500 530 610

Removal and installation of lamp unit Removal and installation of lamp unit bulbs Removal and installation of tail lamp unit Removal and installation of license plate lamp Connection for radio Function of automatic antenna (USA) starting 1977 Removal and installation of wiper arm

620 Removal and installation of wiper blade 625 Removal and installation of wiper blade rubber profile strip 630 Removal and installation of wiper linkage 680 Removal and installation of wiper motor 780 Wiring diagram roar window wiping washing system, 2nd version 800 Operation of seat heating system 810 Checking seat heating system 820 Removal and installation of pushbutton switch for seat heating system and renewing bulb 830 Renewing heating pad of seat heating system

83 - Climate control

100 Removal and installation of heater box 110 Removal and installation of heat exchange 112 Removal and installation, adjustment of bowden wires on water valve for heater 113 Removal and installation, adjustment of bowden wires on water valve for heater 115 Removal and installation of water valve for heater 120 Removal and installation of heater blower 140 Removal and installation of ornamental grille on air inlet 150 Removal and installation of ring nozzles right or left on instrument panel 256 [520] Removal and installation of electromagnetic clutch 500 General description and operation of air-conditioning system 502 Regrigerant circuit 504 Safety measures 506 Repair instructions for air-conditioning system 508 Control of air-conditioning system 510 Function test and quick test of air-conditioning system 512 Leak test and evacuation 514 Refilling or replenishing air-conditioning system 516 Draining of air-conditioning system 518 Cleaning of air conditioning system 520 Checking oil level in refrigerant compressor 522 Removal and installation of refrigerant compressor 524 Reonditioning of refrigerant compressor 526 Removal and installation of electromagnetic clutch 528 Removal and installation of condenser 530 Removal and installation of receiver dehydrator 532 Removal and installation of pressure switch or temperature switch in receiver dehydrator 534 Removal and installation of expansion valve 536 Removal and installation of evaporator housing 538 Removal and installation of evaporator 540 Removal and installation of blower

542 Removal and installation, adjustment or checkup of temperature vacuum switch or temperature dial and temperature sensor for air-conditioning system 544 Removal and installation of vacuum elements 545 Checking vacuum elements and temperature vacuum switch for leaks 546 Removal and installation of supplementary fan 600 Operation of automatic climate control 601 Manual and optical function test of automatic climate control 602 Preparation for test, connecting adapter to volt/ohm measuring instrument 603 Function test of total system and remedies (with adapter) 604 Vacuum function diagrams 607 Output test 614 Preparations for vacuum test 615 Testing check valve and vacuum reservoir 620 Testing vacuum circuit I, II and III 622 Testing vacuum circuit IV, V and VI 624 Testing vacuum circuit VII 625 Removal and installation of mono valve 628 Testing switchover valves 630 Removal and installation of recirculating pump 635 Removal, installation and disassembly of control unit 640 Removal and installation of in-car temperature sensor 643 Removal and installation of air jet nozzle 645 Removal and installation of temperature sensor for heat exchanger 650 Removal and installation of ETR switch 660 Removal and installation of switchover valves 665 Removal and installation of vacuum elements 675 Removal and installation of electronic switching unit for temperature control 676 Removal and installation of electronic switching unit for blower control 678 Removal, installation and checking of temperature switch for cold-engine lock

86 - Emergency equipment, sanitary equipment, kitchen 88 - Attachments, outside flaps


100 200 205 220 222 300 305 306 310 400 401 402

Removal and installation of front fender Removal and installation of front bumper Remove and install rubber cover at front bumper Removal and installation of rear bumper Removal and installation of rubber cover on rear bumper Removal and installation of engine hood Removal and installation of engine hood support Removal and installation of engine hood hinge Removal and installation of cable control for engine hood Removal and installation of radiator shell Removal and installation of radiator grille Removal and installation of trim strips to radiator grille

405 Removal and installation of Mercedes star 410 Removal and installation of air flow grille under front bumper

91 - Seats, cots, restraint systems


100 110 120 165 170 300 500 550

Removal and installation of front seat (driver's seat) Removal and installation of front seat (passenger's seat) Removal and installation of reclining seat fittings Removal and installation, reconditioning of folding armrest for driver's seat Removal and installation of rear seat and rear seat backrest Remedy for electrostatic charge on seat Removal and installation of safety belt Exchange instructions for safety belt

94 - Body noises, sound insulation 97 - Body sealing, anti-corrosion protection 98 - Paintwork 99 - Technical literature; Validity list, administration MM - Maintenance Manual

Intro 0050 0051 0053 0090 0091 0101 0560 0561 0750 0758 0760 0761 0780 0781 0932 0980 0981 1350 1351 1470 1480 1550

Maintenance Manual Introduction Inspecting component condition Inspecting condition of lines and hoses Inspecting components, lines and hoses Suspension and body structure inspection Water leakage and corrosion inspection Engine oil and filter change Adjusting valve clearance Checking valve clearance Checking and adjusting idle speed Checking and adjusting idle speed Checking injection timing Adjusting injection timing Replacing fuel filter Replacing fuel prefilter Cleaning metal-reinforced air filter element Replacing air filter element Replacing air filter elements Checking condition and tension of V-belts Inspecting poly-V-belt Checking intake/exhaust manifold seating Replacing oxygen sensor Check spark plugs, replace if necessary

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Replacing sparkplugs Checking coolant level/antifreeze protection Checking coolant level Checking cooling and heating system Replacing coolant Adjust engine stop, retorque engine mount bolts Adjust engine stop Checking clutch disk for wear Manual transmission oil change Manual transmission, checking, correcting oil level Automatic transmission fluid and filter change Automatic transmission, checking, correcting fluid level Transfer case fluid change Transfer case, checking, correcting fluid level Clutch system, checking, correcting fluid level Clutch system, inspect Inspecting, lubricating throttle linkage Checking and adjusting idle speed adjuster Level control, ADS, ASD, 4MATIC, fluid level Inspecting self-leveling suspension Front axle, checking, correcting oil level Checking front axle ball joints Checking ball joints using special tool Rear axle oil change Rear axle, checking, correcting oil level Rear axle mount, adjusting limiting stop Inspecting/rotating wheels Inspecting tires Correcting tire pressure Tightening wheel bolts Inspecting drive shaft flexible coupling Checking brake fluid level Inspecting brake lines for damage Checking brake pad/disk thickness Inspecting, cleaning brake disks Inspecting parking brake cable Adjusting parking brake Replacing brake fluid Brake test, parking brake check Check power steering fluid level Checking steering play Retightening steering bolts Checking fuel system condition Retightening exhaust system connections Checking and correcting battery fluid level Checking warning and indicator lamps Cleaning water drains Removing and installing engine compartment lower panel

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Lubricating door hinges Lubricating door locks Hydraulic top, checking and correcting fluid level Sun roof, clean and grease rails Soft top, checking locking tabs Checking, correcting windshield washer fluid level Cleaning cassette deck tone head Cleaning antenna mast Headlamp and exterior lamp inspection Windshield & headlamp wiper/washer inspection Replacing windshield wiper blade Checking, correcting A/C refrigerant charge Replacing dust filter for heating/ventilation Replacing active charcoal filter Replacing recirculating air filter Lubricating folding side mirror Lubricating hood Inspecting safety belts for damage Backrest lock - check operation Removing and installing lower noise encapsulation panels Checking body for paint damage

OM - Owner's Manual

Intro Introduction 08 Instruments and Controls 10 Instrument Cluster 12 Keys and Locks 13 Central Locking 14 Anti-Theft Alarm System 15 Adjustment of Driver's Seat and Front Passenger Seat 16 Seat Heater 17 Safety Head Restraints 18 Armrest 19 Seat Belts (300CD) 21 Seat Belts (300D) 24 Steering Lock 25 Lighting Switch 26 Combination Switch 27 Cruise Control 28 Automatic Climate Control 33 Mirrors 34 Sun Visors, Heated Rear Window 35 Interior Lamps 36 Power Windows 37 Lighter, Sliding Roof 38 Radio

46 47 48 50 52 54 55 56 58 59 59a 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 76 77 78 79 82 83 84 86 91 92

Hood Have the following items checked regularly and prior to any long trip Parking Brake, Starting and Turning off the Engine Starting and Shifting Gears Safe Driving Safe Driving (continued) The First 1500 km / 1000 miles, Special Operating Conditions Special Operating Conditions (continued) Mercedez-Benz Maintenance System Spare parts, Cleaning and Care of the Vehicle Spare parts, Cleaning and Care of the Vehicle Ash trays, Rear Seat Cushion Bleeding the Fuel System; Turning off Engine Manually First Aid Kit; Luggage or Ski Racks; Spare Wheel, Jack, Vehicle Tool Kit Wheels, Tires Changing Wheels Engine Oil Level Check Checking Coolant Level; Adding Coolant Automatic Transmission Fluid Level Headlamp Adjustment; Replacing Bulbs Fuses; Battery Emergency Operation of Sliding Roof; Unlocking of the Filter Flap Tow-starting and Towing the Vehicle Jump Starting Identification Plates Vehicle Data Cards; Warranty Coverage Technical Data Fuels, Coolants, Lubricants, etc. Capacities Service Literature Consumer Information