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Air filter change Mercedes-Benz CLK 2002 - 2005 Diesel C270 CDi - 2.7

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Mercedes-Benz CLK 2002 - 2005  | C270 CDi - 2.7 Air filter change

  • time 15 minutes
  • difficulty 3
First, remove the engine cover. Use a Torx-30 socket
Place the engine cover safely to one side
Here is the air filter location
Undo three retaining bolts - use an E10 socket
Next, undo circular clip on the air intake - use a 7mm socket or a screwdriver. Separate the air duct
Now unplug the MAF sensor
Carefully separate and lift away the air filter cover
View of the air filter cover. Clean any dust or debris with a clean paper towel
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 out if required. Replace air filter
Reassemble the air filter housing, MAF sensor, air duct and replace the engine cover