Hand replacing dirty air filter in car

Learn how to change the air filter in your Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Why spend the money to take your car into a mechanic if you don’t have to? Learn how to change the air filter in your Mercedes-Benz C-Class with these easy step-by-step instructions!

Step-by-step instructions on how to change the air filter in your Mercedes-Benz C-Class

  1. 2019 MB C-Class looking at enginePop the hood of your car.
  2. There are 2 engine covers on many of the older models. Remove the plastic covering of the front cover. Newer models (like the photo to the right) may look different.
  3. Disconnect the air hoses on either side of the air box.
    1. For non-Mercedes-Benz models; Find the air filter box. It is usually a black, rectangular or square box located near the engine.
  4. Open the clamp located at the top of the airbox (nearest to the front window).
  5. Remove air box.
  6. Remove air filter cover. You’ll need to unscrew the cover in your Mercedes-Benz C-Class.
  7. Remove old air filter.
  8. If you see dirt or debris in the air filter box you can use a vacuum to clean it.
  9. Put the new filter inside.
  10. Refasten the air filter cover.
  11. Replace the air box.
  12. Replace the plastic covering on your engine.
  13. Reconnect the hoses.
  14. You are done!

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Read more: What are Mercedes-Benz Star Parts and how do they help?

Mercedes-Benz dealer in Peoria, AZ

Don’t have the time to change the air filter in your car? That’s completely fine! Come on over to Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead! We are a Mercedes-Benz dealer in Peoria, AZ, and are here to help! Our team of experts can install the new air filter using the quality Mercedes-Benz Start Parts. Looking for your next vehicle? Check out the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class vehicles we have available!

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