W203 since 2000 of release
Repair and operation of the car
- Mercedes-Benz cars of class C (W-203)
Identification numbers of the car
Acquisition of spare parts
Technology of service, tool and equipment of a workplace
Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
Start of the engine by means of the auxiliary rechargeable battery
Automobile chemicals, oils and lubricants
Diagnostics of malfunctions
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ 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
+ Onboard electric equipment
Poddomkrachivaniye and towageBasic platforms under a jack and the elevator
The car is allowed to be lifted and opirat only on certain, specially intended for this purpose points since otherwise there can be deformations.
The automobile jack is in an additional compartment under a trunk floor, near a spare wheel.
Preparation of an automobile jack for application
Take out an automobile jack from an additional compartment under a trunk floor, press a neck up and turn before fixing (working situation) to the right.
Laying of an automobile jack in a luggage carrier
Turn a basic finger of a jack back to a jack support, press a neck up and turn to the left against the stop (starting position).
The basic platform of an automobile jack has to be firm and equal. In case of friable soil use a lining for an automobile jack.
Put the car, whenever possible, on the flat platform.
Strongly press a pedal of the parking brake. It is impossible to release the parking brake until the car is lifted.
Transfer the lever of the AT selector to situation "P".
Protect the car from a spontaneous otkatyvaniye, having enclosed an antiretractable emphasis, etc.
On the flat road: enclose an emphasis under diagonalno the located wheel in front and behind.
On rises and descents: enclose an emphasis under both wheels of other bridge in a downward direction on descent.
From a set of the onboard tool take out a demountable key for wheels from two parts and bring together him.
Weaken bolts of fastening of wheels a key, but do not turn out them completely yet.
Uncover an opening for installation of an automobile jack.
Openings for installation of an automobile jack are behind wheel niches of forward wheels and before wheel niches of back wheels.
Completely move a basic finger of a jack into an opening for installation of a jack.
The automobile jack has to stand always vertically — as well on slopes.
Lift the car to a wheel separation from soil.
For prevention of sliding of the car against the stop implant a basic finger of a jack into an opening for installation of a jack on the car
Requirements of "Traffic regulations" for towage have to be observed.
The towing cable has to be elastic not to damage both cars. It is necessary to use only a cable from synthetic fibers or similar elastic materials. However it is safer to use a towing bar!
It is necessary to watch constantly that there was no unacceptably big tension, and at the same time there was no considerable resistance to swing of the car. At towage of the car on the region of the dirt road there is always a danger of demolition on a roadside.
Before trying to start the engine towage, it is necessary to use whenever possible the rechargeable battery of other car for start of the engine – address the previous section.
Both drivers have to know the features of driving at towage stated below and to have sufficient experience. Inexperienced drivers should not be driving any, other car.
When using a towing cable the driver of the towing car has to at start-off from the place and gear shifting especially smoothly to release a coupling pedal.
The driver of the towed car has to watch that the towing cable was constantly tense.
On both cars external light devices according to "Traffic regulations" have to be switched on.
Ignition has to be included the wheel was not blocked, and it was possible to include if necessary the index of turn, a sound signal, screen wipers and windscreen washers.
The amplifier of the drive of the working brake system executes the function only at the working engine therefore at the switched-off engine it is necessary to press much stronger when braking a brake pedal.
As at the idle engine the power steering does not function, at turns it is necessary to make bigger effort for a steering wheel.
In the absence of oil in AT it is necessary to tow the car only with the hung-out driving wheels.
There is a danger to remain outside during the pushing or towage of the car:
(The unblocking of position "Parking" of the transmission is considered below in this section).
Reception nests for a vvorachivaniye of a towing eye are behind caps on bumpers.
At towage on distance over 50 km:
Turn on the alarm system.