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Old 09-12-2002, 04:31 PM
pentoman pentoman is offline
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Nobody mentioned it... - You do realise, your car has 4-wheel-drive, yes?

Our 300E 4matic has plenty of miles, never with any problems, except needed tranny rebuild at 175,000 or so.

Your problem sounds nothing like the usual problems leading up to a big $$$ tranny fix though, so don't worry.

Have you driven many automatics before? I always used to think they disengaged when you let off the throttle pedal too.. right until I first drove one about age 14. If they did don't you think it would be pretty horrible? No engine braking either!

2.5-16v 1990 90,000m Astral Silver
2.0E 8v 1986 107,000m Black 2nd owner
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