Mercedes of the S-class W202

1993-2000 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Mercedes W202
+ 1.2. General information
- 2. Maintenance
   + 2.1.1. Engine
   2.2. In addition through each 60 000 km of a run
   2.3. Every 2 year
   2.4. Every 3-4 year
   + 2.5. Works on maintenance
   - 2.6. Care of the car
      2.6.2. Care of the painted surfaces
      2.6.3. Care of plastic details
      2.6.4. Care of glasses and rubber consolidations
      2.6.5. Care of light-alloy wheels
      2.6.6. Seat belts
      2.6.7. Anticorrosive protection
      2.6.8. Preservation of a motor compartment
      2.6.9. Care of an upholstery of chairs
   2.7. Start of the engine from the auxiliary accumulator
   2.8. Towage of the car
   2.9. Raising of the car
   2.10. The tools used to maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Lubrication system
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. Heating, ventilation
+ 7. System of ignition
+ 8. Fuel system
+ 9. Transmission
+ 10. Running gear
+ 11. Steering
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment
+ 14.2. Electrical circuitries

2.6.2. Care of the painted surfaces



More often than it is required, process purely washed up and dried up varnished surfaces for protection against influence of weather conditions the preserving means for creation of the closing a time and water-repellent wax layer.

Immediately delete the poured fuel, otherwise it leads oil or the lubricant which is especially poured brake fluid to change of coloring of a varnish covering.

Repeat preservation when the varnish does not push away water any more and it spreads on the big area. Regular preservation promotes preservation of initial gloss of a varnish covering for a long time.

The additional chance for preservation of varnish coverings is given by use of the washing preservatives which sufficiently protect a varnish covering only in case they are applied at each wash of the car, and the time interval between two sinks makes no more than two-three weeks. Apply only such varnish preservatives which contain karnaubsky or synthetic wax.

After use of detergents (a sink foam) especially it is necessary to recommend the subsequent processing with use of preservative (pay attention to the instruction for application).


You carry out polishing of varnish coverings only if the varnished covering because of insufficient leaving, under the influence of road dust, industrial flue gases, the sun and a rain became unattractive, and gloss cannot be restored by means of preservatives any more.

It is necessary to warn against application of abrasive or chemically aggressive polishing means even if the first attempt of use was rather successful.

Before each polishing the car has to be washed purely up and dried carefully up. For the rest it is necessary to arrive according to the instruction of polishing means.

It is not necessary to process too big surfaces to avoid premature drying of polish. At application of some polishing means it is necessary to make preservation in addition. Do not make polishing on a bright sun! Do not process preservatives or polishing means matovolakirovanny details.

Removal of spots of tea

Tea spots during short time eat in a varnish covering, and they cannot be removed then completely. Fresh spots can be removed from tea with the soft rag moistened in washing gasoline. In urgent cases it is possible to apply gasoline from a petroldistributing column, kerosene or terpentinovy oil. Very well varnish preservative also is suitable for removal of spots from tea. After application of this means it is possible to refuse the subsequent sink.

Removal of insects

Remains of insects contain substances which can damage a varnish film if at once not to remove them. For removal it is necessary to wash away them weak tepid soap solution or solution of detergent. There is also special means for removal of insects from a surface of varnish coverings.

Removal of splashes of construction materials

Wash away splashes of construction materials tepid solution of neutral detergent. Only slightly wipe, otherwise it is possible to scratch a varnish covering. After washing carefully rinse a surface clear water.