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    M272 DIY/Maintenance

    I posted this on other MB forums. Might come in handy.

    Maintenance Info

    Service A

    Interior

    Function check
    Warning and indicator lamps, illumination and interior lights
    Windshield wiper, windshield washer system, headlamp cleaning system
    Horn, high beam flasher, hazard warning flashers, turn signals
    Front and rear lamps

    Wheels, Brakes

    Check front brake pad lining thickness
    Check tires for damage and condition
    Correct tire inflation pressure


    Vehicle front/rear

    Check wiper blade condition


    Engine compartment

    Engine oil and filter change
    Check catch, safety catch and hinges on engine hood for proper operation

    Check the following fluid levels, correct if necessary
    Windshield washer system
    Brake system
    Battery, check and correct fluid level; check battery condition using "Midtronics MCR 717" tester

    Trunk

    Correct tire inflation pressure in spare tire
    Check trunk lighting

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    Service B

    Interior

    Replace dust filter (if equipped)
    Replace combination filter (if equipped)

    Function check
    Warning and indicator lamps, illumination and interior lights
    Windshield wiper, windshield washer system, headlamp cleaning system
    Horn, high beam flasher, hazard warning flashers, turn signals
    Front and rear lamps
    Check seat belts for damage and proper function
    Check parking brake (function test)

    Wheels, Brakes

    Remove and mount wheels (I dont know why maybe so they dont get stuck?)
    Check brake bad for lining thickness
    Check tires for damage and condition
    Measure thread dept, record in mm
    Check condition/thickness of brake discs front/rear
    Correct tire inflation pressure
    Underside of vehicle
    Check for chafe marks, line routing, damages components
    Check condition of front axle ball joints and rubber boots
    Check condition of steering mechanical components and rubber boots

    Vehicle front/rear

    Check the correct headlamp setting
    Check wiper blade condition

    Engine Compartment

    Engine oil and filter change
    Check catch, safety catch and hinges on engine hood for proper operation
    Check condition of poly-V-Belt

    Check the following fluid levels, correct if necessary

    Windshield washer system
    Brake system
    Power Steering
    Battery, check and correct fluid level; check battery condition using "Midtronics MCR 717" tester


    Trunk

    Correct tire inflation pressure in spare tire
    Check trunk lighting

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    13,000 miles Service A

    26,000 miles Service B, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    39,000 miles Service A, Replace transmission oil and filter

    52,000 miles Service B, check driveshaft flex discs, replace engine air filter, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    65,000 miles Service A, replace fuel filter, service tilt/sliding roof

    78,000 miles Service B, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    91,000 miles Service A, replace spark plugs

    104,000 miles Service B, check driveshaft flex discs, replace engine air filter, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    117,000 mile Service A

    130,000 miles Service B, replace fuel filter, service tilt/sliding roof, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    143,000 miles Service A, replace coolant

    156,000 miles Service B, replace engine air filter, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    169,000 miles Service A

    182,000 miles Service B, replace spark plugs, replace brake fluid, check suspension/body structure, check body for paint damage

    195,000 miles Service A, replace fuel filter, service tilt/sliding roof

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    Info

    Electrical System

    Generator(Alternator)
    14 V/150 A
    Starter motor
    12 V/1.4 kW
    Battery
    12 V/100Ah
    Spark Plugs
    Bosche Platin Y 7 MPP 33 NGK PLKR 6A
    Electrode Gap
    0.031 in (0.8mm)
    Tightening torque
    18 - 22 lb-ft (25 - 30 Nm)


    Engine oil
    8.5 US qt (all models)
    Automatic Transmission
    9.0 US qt (8.3 US qt = 4MATIC)
    Power steering
    1.1 US qt
    Brake Fluid
    .5 US qt (DOT 4+)


    How To Diagrams


    Open Engine Hood and Move to Upright Position and Close
    http://i37.tinypic.com/2hhhnrs.jpg

    Removing/Installing Air Filter Housing
    http://i33.tinypic.com/rr1u8o.jpg

    Removing/Installing Air Pump
    http://i37.tinypic.com/ih5m2r.jpg
    http://i35.tinypic.com/wqwt2h.jpg

    Changing Spark Plugs

    Remove/Install Ignition Coils
    http://i33.tinypic.com/2illdtw.jpg
    http://i33.tinypic.com/2ihxfmg.jpg

    Replace Spark Plug
    http://i35.tinypic.com/2mevbpg.jpg
    http://i38.tinypic.com/2pzxv15.jpg

    Remove/Install Starter
    http://i34.tinypic.com/6xyu61.jpg
    http://i35.tinypic.com/2uptl61.jpg

    Remove/Install Alternator
    http://i38.tinypic.com/e04mkx.jpg
    http://i34.tinypic.com/21c9ova.jpg

    Changing Oil

    Instructions
    http://i33.tinypic.com/dov1u8.jpg
    http://i33.tinypic.com/2w3vt4x.jpg

    Replace Filter
    http://i37.tinypic.com/10x56dx.jpg

    Suctioning Oil
    http://i34.tinypic.com/4jked.jpg

    Reset Service Indicator
    http://i35.tinypic.com/2w536nd.jpg

    Jacking up Car
    http://i38.tinypic.com/bg2rft.jpg

    Removing Bottom Compartment
    http://i37.tinypic.com/29bhfmw.jpg
    (Didn't see a how to on removing drain plug-just remove it if you really want to)

    Remove/Install Radiator
    http://i38.tinypic.com/30iayxu.jpg
    http://i37.tinypic.com/a48zgl.jpg

    Remove/Install Electric Fan
    http://i35.tinypic.com/2mfy8gy.jpg
    http://i36.tinypic.com/2430qbd.jpg
    http://i38.tinypic.com/2d8kr4z.jpg
    http://i38.tinypic.com/24fbtax.jpg

    Replace Fuel Filter
    http://i33.tinypic.com/2m4vl2e.jpg

    Remove/Install Fuel Pump
    http://i37.tinypic.com/33c3eqe.jpg
    http://i35.tinypic.com/rv9ijr.jpg

    Check Basic Position of Camshaft
    http://i35.tinypic.com/29fazcy.jpg
    http://i35.tinypic.com/17efxs.jpg

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    Yes, very much so. Making it a sticky, thank you!

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