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Air filter change Mercedes-Benz ML-Class 1999 - 2005 Diesel ML270 CDi - 2.7

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Mercedes-Benz ML-Class 1999 - 2005  | ML270 CDi - 2.7 Air filter change

  • time 15 minutes
  • difficulty 3
Air filter location
Firstly, unplug the MAF sensor
Undo the circular clip on the air intake - use a 7mm socket or a phillips screwdriver
Release the air intake
Next, undo the 3 x E10 retaining bolts
Carefully lift away the air filter box
View of the air filter cover
Air filter in position
Lift out the air filter
Clean off any debris on the surface of the filter. Replace with a new filter if heavily contaminated
Check air filter box for debris. Clean out if required. Now you can replace the air filter
Reassemble the air filter housing