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Air filter change Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 - 2004 Diesel A170 CDi - 1.7

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1998 - 2004  | A170 CDi - 1.7 Air filter change

  • time 15 minutes
  • difficulty 3
Air filter location
Locate the air filter clamp...
...push the lever down
Undo the circular clip on the air intake - use a screwdriver to do this
Release the air intake
Locate the air filter lid
Release the lid from the air filter housing
Undo the two retaining fixings on the screen wash reservoir
Now move the reservoir to the side
Air filter in position
Lift out the air filter
Clean off any debris on the surface of the filter. Replace with new filter if heavily contaminated
Check air filter box for debris. Clean if required. Replace air filter
Reassemble air filter housing