Mercedes C-Class

W203 since 2000 of release

Repair and operation of the car

+ Mercedes-Benz cars of class C (W-203)
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Cooling system and heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
- Body
   + Leaving and external equipment of a body
   + Equipment of salon
+ Onboard electric equipment


Overall dimensions of the Sedan model

Overall dimensions of model of Coupet

Overall dimensions of the Station wagon model

The body – self-bearing with a rigid zhiznesokhranyayushchy framework, forward and back zones of the directed energopoglashchayushchy deformation. The intra door and onboard amplifiers protecting at side crashes are used.

The bottom and niches of wheels are covered with resistant protective mastic.

Side safety cushions over side glasses and in all doors

Racks of a body are designated in the text of the Management in front back as And, In and Page.

Overall dimensions of the car, mm

Length/Width/Height/base/track (in brackets - back) wheels







The car is loaded by the driver and two passengers (3 x 68 kg)

1) Without overlay of registration plate

2) Petrol models

3) Diesel models

4) With a trailer turnbuckle

Minimum diameter of a turn, m


The maximum load on a trailer turnbuckle


The maximum load on a roof, kg


The maximum freight in a luggage carrier, kg


Capacity of a luggage carrier, l

430 (Coupet 500)

Gaps of elements of a body, mm

Cowl to a wing

3.5 ± 1.0

Cowl to a headlight

4.0 ± 0.5

Cowl to a bumper (sporty coupe)


Wing to a forward door

3.5 ± 0.5

Forward door to a rack And

6.5 – 7.5

Forward door to back

4.0 ± 0.5

Back door to a roof

6.5 – 7.5

Back door to a rack About (Model "T")

6.0 – 7.0

Back door to a sidewall below

3.5 – 4.5

Trunk lid to a wing

3.5 ± 1

Trunk lid to a back lamp

4.0 ± 1

Versatile person (Model "T")

Back door to a roof

6.5 ± 1.0//8.5 - 9.5

Back door to a rack of D


Back door to a back lamp

4.0/4.0 ± 111 1

Back door to a bumper

5.5/6.5 - – 5.0

Sporty coupe

Back door to a roof

8.5 – 9.5

Back door to a back lamp

4.0 ± 1.0

Back door to a wing

3.5 ± 1.0

Back door to a bumper

6.5 – 5.0

Pressure, Mbar//movement of a plunger, mm of the vacuum regulator of headlights

Situation 0

400 ± 30//0

Situation 1

290 ± 30//0.95

Situation 2

200 ± 30//1.7

Situation 3

50 ± 30//3.0

Efforts of tightening of threaded connections, Nanometer

The moments of an inhaling of fixture are given also in the text of the Head and on some illyustratsiyakh*.

* The moments of an inhaling highlighted in the text in bold type are subject to exact observance; the efforts which are not highlighted in bold type are given only approximately.

Bolts of loops of doors


Door lock clamp bolts


Nuts of a loop of a back seat


Bolts of an external pin of a loop of a back seat


Seat belt lock bolt


Nuts of a back seat and seat belts


Bolts of wheels