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Old 06-16-2003, 06:30 AM
jrmd01 jrmd01 is offline
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Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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I paid $1,700 to have mine rebuilt and installed

I had the unfortunate experience of having my transmission break down.

I checked with the dealers and they were asking something like $2000 for a rebuilt transmission (they didn't carry new ones). But I opted to get mine rebuilt for several reasons. MB requires a deposit and if they determine that your core is no good, kiss your deposit good bye (I can't remember how much it was, but it was a lot. Do a search and read my post). The other reason I had mine rebuilt is because the mechanic I go to uses only OEM parts.

By the way, my car is a 86 300E
1986 Gold 300E 4Dr automatic
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