Mercedes M-Class W163

since 1997 release

Repair and operation of the car



Mercedes W163
+ Mercedes-Benz cars of a class M (W163)
+ Governing bodies and methods of safe operation
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating and air conditioner
+ A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of electric equipment of the engine
+ Manual box of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
+ Transmission line
+ Brake and auxiliary systems
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
- Onboard electric equipment
   General information and precautionary measures
   Search of causes of failures of electric equipment
   Safety locks - the general information
   Chain breakers - the general information
   The relay - the general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Digital tire of data of CAN
   + Assembly blocks, elements of control systems
   + Dashboard, switches, traveling computer
   + Driving electric motors
   + Alarm and lighting fixtures, sensors of a rain and temperature of external air
   - Systems of additional safety (SRS)
      Removal and installation of modules of frontal safety cushions
      Removal and installation of modules of side safety cushions
   + Audio system
   + Schemes of electric connections



Systems of additional safety (SRS)

Removal and installation of modules of frontal safety cushions

Driver's safety cushion

Details of installation of the module of a driver's frontal safety cushion on release models till 31.08.01

Details of installation of the module of a driver's frontal safety cushion on release models from 01.09.01


 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Details of installation of the module of a driver's frontal safety cushion are shown on illustrations to which all references which are found in the text belong.
  2. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery.
  3. Turn out fixing screws (2).
  4. Separate the module of a safety cushion (1) from a steering wheel.
  5. On release models from 01.09.01 release clamps (3) on contact sockets of an electrical wiring (4 and 5).
  6. Disunite the contact socket(s) of an electrical wiring (4/4 and 5) fuses of a gas generator.
  7. Finally remove the module of a safety cushion (1).

The module which is subject to utilization has to be previously discharged in the conditions of a workshop of car service!

  1. Installation is made upside-down, - track reliability of a zashchelkivaniye of a latch(es) of the contact socket(s).
  2. Having finished installation, make sure of serviceability of operation of the returnable mechanism of the combined understeering switch, in conclusion make diagnostics of SRS with use of the special equipment (ask for the help specialists of car service).

Passenger safety cushion

Details of installation of the module of a passenger frontal safety cushion on release models till 31.08.01

Details of installation of the module of a passenger frontal safety cushion on release models till 31.08.01


 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Details of installation of the module of a passenger frontal safety cushion are shown on illustrations to which all references which are found in the text belong.
  2. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery.
  3. Remove the dashboard (1) (see the Head Kuzov).
  4. On release models from 01.09.01 release clamps (3) on contact sockets of an electrical wiring (4 and 5).
  5. Disunite the contact socket(s) of an electrical wiring (4/4 and 5) fuses of a gas generator.
  6. Release самоконтрящиеся nuts (2) and remove the module of a passenger frontal safety cushion.

The module which is subject to utilization has to be previously discharged in the conditions of a workshop of car service!

  1. Installation is made upside-down, - track reliability of a zashchelkivaniye of a latch(es) of the contact socket(s).
  2. In conclusion make diagnostics of SRS with use of the special equipment (ask for the help specialists of car service).