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Allen key size W203

Discussion in 'Suspension, Steering & Brakes' started by three poynted star, Oct 18, 2012.

  1. three poynted star

    three poynted star Member

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    Hi can some one please tell me the size of allen key i need to remove the strut from the hub carrier on the front of a w203 all mine are either too big or too small thanks in advance:
     
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    television Always remembered RIP

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    Look closly in the hole, could it be a torx in there are pointed corners
     
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    Not sure what it is that you are trying to undo.
     
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    WG M-B Senior Member Authorised Forum Supporter

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    Later ones have a torx. On the earlier 203/209 it should be a 12mm alen bolt
     
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    Yes 12mm Hex head on the bolt and 22mm nut.
     
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    three poynted star

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    thanks to all job now done i was changing struts and springs(was 12mm hex):D
     

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