Mercedes S-Class W-220

since 1998 release

Repair and operation of the car



Mercedes W220
+ Mercedes-Benz cars of the class S (W220)
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Cooling system and heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Automatic transmission
- Power shafts
   - Driveshaft
      Removal and installation of the driveshaft
   + Power shafts
   + Differential
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment






Driveshaft

Removal and installation of the driveshaft

Driveshaft

2 — the Driveshaft
5, 21, 200a — Bolts
6, 20, 36 — Washers
7, 35, 88, 200 — Nuts
18 — an engine Support
19 — an engine Arm
56 — the Epiploon
87 — the Flange

Removal

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. The driveshaft with connections is presented on an accompanying illustration.
2. Lift the transmission by means of a jack.

3. Turn off a nut of fastening of a support of the engine 35. Turn off bolts 21 with washers and remove an engine 19 arm together with a support 18.

4. Unscrew the driveshaft from the transmission. Turn off a bolt of the 8th fastening of a shaft of a speedometer 9 and remove it.

5. Weaken adjusting plugs in Cardan's flange. For this purpose use a drift with a diameter of 10 mm and about 150 mm long.

6. Weaken a nut of the driveshaft and move the driveshaft from a flange towards a back part of the car.

7. Turn off bolts 200a.


Installation

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

Installation is made upside-down.