Installing KW Clubsport Coilovers on my moms C63 AMG
Removing C63 AMG front sway bar end-link
Next, we take off the sway bar end-link. We start by zapping it just to get it to loosen up.
Trick to remove C63 AMG front sway bar end-link
Now the procedure to actually remove this nut is a bit weird. You have to hold the nut in place with an 18mm wrench while turning the inner screw CLOCKWISE (as if you were tightening it).
Removing C63 AMG OEM front sway bar end-link
We used the same trick to remove the end-link from the sway bar.
Removing C63 AMG front coilover lower bolts
The OEM coilover is now ready to come out. We remove the bottom bolts from the knuckle.
Jacking up C63 AMG front suspension
Now in preparation for the next step, we place a jack under the spindle to prevent the brake rotor faceplanting onto the ground when we completely detach the coilover.
Removing C63 AMG front coilover from knuckle
With the jack in place, we can now safely remove the top bolt attaching the coilover to the knuckle.

5 comments

  1. Mercs make for a great drifting car base, they normally have huge caster from the factory, Merc is all about that highway stability.

    But welding the diff on moms car… ouf.

  2. I truly love the idea of an automatic car with a welded diff.

    Even moreso a 204 Mercedes, those are among the last quality cars they made.

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