Thanks for the info. I think that starting in 1st gear in this car is acceptable and don't think I'd want to go through a lot to change it. <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by M.B.DOC:
From 1990-1992 MB decided to start smaller engined cars in 1st gear, so yes it is normal! No (easy) way to change this on your car.