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Old 12-09-2003, 10:46 PM
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I have found a lot of older car's transmissions act weird during the winter until warmed up.

One member that was having shifting problems and wondered whether a trans job was in his future, found that one of the rubber vacuum tube connectors was hard and brittle going to the vacuum modulator.

Not a bad idea to check the tubes and connections out.

The 190e (1987 w/ 220k miles) shifts very firmly cold, but warm is nice and smooth.

'03 E320 Wagon-Sold
'95 E320 Wagon-Went to Ex
'93 190E 2.6-Wrecked
'91 300E-Went to Ex
'65 911 Coupe (#302580)
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