|10-18-2009, 08:30 PM||#1 (permalink)|
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Date registered: Dec 2007
Vehicle: 2007 R320 CDI
Location: New England
R 320 CDI Air filter change (vid)
I am a newbie and my R 320 CDI only has 48K on it but seeing that my wife ( its the car she has been driving for the past 2+ years) put gas in her diesel. I thought I would take a crack at some basic maintenance. With your help here at Benzworld I have done the oil and filter change, now the air filter.
A short rap up. Having worked on my Golf TDI, My Tacoma ( changed out the air intake to a K&N intake) and my 1965 Ghia, I have some "shade tree" mechanic ability. BUT let me tell you this Air filter change out was close to the toughest thing I have done. But after getting the old filters out ( really quite dirty) I am happy I tackled it.
Removing the engine compartment divider and knowing the correct tools
( 13 mm socket, E8 Torix socket, E 10 Torix socket, T20 Torix (for the air filter box) and a flat blade screw driver) is key to the extraction of the filter boxes and then the filters.
Here is a link to the 26 min. video... It is a pretty big file (311 mb) so I would advise high speed connection for viewing. MobileMe Gallery
Thanks. I look forward to any feed back positive and other.
Last edited by drfred; 10-18-2009 at 08:41 PM.
|10-18-2009, 11:55 PM||#2 (permalink)|
Date registered: May 2008
Vehicle: 08 R350, 07 Acura RL, 1989 Honda Shadow VLX600 (10K miles)
Great DIY video.
2008 R350 4 Matic w/P1 package/7 seater/Ipod/Front heated seats/ Retrofitted OEM GPS Navigation / 10.2" LCD Overhead Mobile Video system w/ 30 Sega Games, Wireless HeadPhone, hard wired to OEM HK sound system, B/U Camera integrated W/ 6 Disc DVD Changer , hard wired Passort Escort X8500, Mtec HID, 17 SMD LEDs city lights.
2007 Acura RL w/ tech package, A-spec body kit, Deck lid spoiler,TVandNAV2go,USA spec Audio, 18 " Wheels, Wooden steering wheel, Wooden shift knob
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