18 00 020

Special tools required:

31 2 220

Warning!

Scalding hazard!

Only perform this work after engine has cooled down.

 

Danger of injury!

Removal of the exhaust system must be carried out with the assistance of a second person.

Support exhaust system with special tool 31 2 220 .

Note:

Texts refer to and illustrations show the left side. The procedure is identical for the right side.

Unfasten screw connection.

Slacken ball band clamp (1) from exhaust pipe.

Installation:

Replace ball band clamps.

Apply a thin coating of copper past to contact surface between ball and socket.

When tightening down ball band clamps, press exhaust system against both manifold flanges in order to achieve gap-free installation.

Install ball band clamp at right angles to exhaust pipe.

Tightening torque 18 31 1AZ.

Release screws and remove holder (1).

Tightening torque 18 20 1AZ.

Release screws and remove holder (1).

Tightening torque 18 20 1AZ.

Release screws and remove holder (1).

Tightening torque 18 20 2AZ.

Release screws and remove holder (1).

Tightening torque 18 20 3AZ.

Note:

Texts refer to and illustrations show the left side. The procedure is identical for the right side.

Lower and remove exhaust system with assistance of a second person.

Installation:

Align both tail pipes (1) of rear muffler in each case centrally to openings in rear apron.

Installation:

Check rubber mount for damage, replace if necessary.

Check exhaust system for leaks.