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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Air Bag System Precautions -> Mercedes-Benz -> Disarming
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

When the battery is disconnected, the vehicle electronic memory will be lost. Make note of radio stations and other codes. Never use a back-up power source to retain memory.

  • Obtain radio theft protection CODE card.
  • Turn ignition switch to OFF position and remove key.
  • D...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> C230 -> C280, E300, E320, E430 & SLK230 -> Fixed Caliper Brake Pad, Replace -> Floating Caliper Brake Pad, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

Floating Caliper Brake Pad, Replace
C230
  • Disconnect wear sensor connector.
  • On models equipped with cam on housing, remove lower mounting bolt, steady sliding pin and remove floating caliper, securing with suitable hook.
  • On all models, inspect boots for damage and replace as required.
  • Remove brake pads.
  • Remove some brake fluid from reservoir.
  • Pull wear sensor out of lining back plate.
  • Push piston back using resetting tool No. 000 589 52 43 00, or equivalent.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Clean brake pad contact surface in carrier and cylinder housing.
    • On models equip...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Mercedes-Benz -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1980-02 Models w/Gasoline Engines -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

Normal Service

Replace e...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Remove lefthand frame cross brace, Fig. .
  • Remove exhaust system downstream of connector.
  • Disconnect exhaust shield from tunnel.
  • Remove rear transverse bridge and reinforcement brace.
  • Loosen clamping nut.
  • Loosen intermediate bearing mounting bolts.
  • Remove mounting bolts and nuts, then disconnect front driveshaft from transmission. Flexible disc remains on propeller shaft.
  • Remove mounting bolts and nuts, then disconnect rear driveshaft from differential carrier. Flexible disc remains on propeller shaft.
  • Loosen flexible discs fitted sleeves using suitable six-inch long, .3974-.4725 inc...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Remove engine compartment bottom cover.
  • Disconnect electrical connectors.
  • Remove mounting bolts, then the cabl...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Mercedes-Benz -> 1994-2001 C Class & 1998-2001 CLK & SLK
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Remove the instrument panel lower righthand cover retainers, then the cover, Fig. .
  • Disengage the cabin filter cover retainers, then remove the cover.
  • Remove the cabin air filter element from the filter housi...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Mercedes-Benz -> Fuel Reserve & Fuel Cap Placement Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

The Fuel Reserve and Fuel Cap Placement warning lamp will illuminate when the ignition switch is placed in the On position to indicate the warning system is operational. After the engine has been started, the warning lamp should go off. If the warning lamp is blinking, the fuel tank filler cap is improperly installed or a leak in the fuel system has been detected. Properly install the fuel tank filler cap. If fuel tank filler cap was improperly...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove viscous fan clutch and fan shroud.
  • On models equipped with automatic transmission,remove ATF cooler lines.
  • Remove upper frame crossmember, protective blower grille a...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Remove viscous fan coupling and fan shroud.
  • Loosen tensioning arm and pulley co...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Instrument Cluster, Parking Brake Switch, & Windshield Washer Fluid Switch Diagram for 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230  2.3 L4 GASInstrument Cluster, Parking Brake Switch, & Windshield Washer Fluid Switch Diagram for 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Windshield Washer Fluid Level Switch
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Connector W-3
  • Connector S-12
  • Connector S-42
  • ESC Control Module, ECM & Electronic Ignition Lock Control Module Diagram for 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230  2.3 L4 GASESC Control Module, ECM & Electronic Ignition Lock Control Module Diagram for 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Engine Control Module
  • Electronic Ignition Lock Control Module
  • ESC Control Module
  • Connector N-26/5
  • Connector N-73
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230  2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster
  • 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230  2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • LH Front Speed Sensor
  • RH Front Speed Sensor
  • EPS/SRS Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Maintenance Systems Overview
    Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Introduction of Improved Single-Component Windshield/Window Bonding System
    Vehicle: 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 2.3 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1998 MERCEDES-BENZ C230 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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