Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Diesel Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-29-2009, 12:45 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 18
Trans Linkage

This one has me puzzled. Yesterday I put my 84 300SD 126 in park and it didn't catch. I also noticed the shifter has gotten real loose. I'm correct in assuming this is simply a bushing problem?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-29-2009, 12:56 PM
92 300D 2.5L OBK #59
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Central FL
Posts: 1,108
Could be. They do wear and fall out/fail. It's a relatively easy fix. Parts are cheap.
W124 Shift Lever Bushings
__________________
92 300D 2.5L OM602 OBK #59
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-29-2009, 01:29 PM
Biodiesel300TD's Avatar
|3iodiesel300T|)
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Albany, OR
Posts: 4,845
I'd bet grommets. The one on the shifter is pretty easy. The one on the transmission is a bear. I just replaced mine. I ended up taking the lever arm off the trans to putting the grommet in. The lever arm only goes on one way so you don't have to worry about getting it on in the right position. There is a 10 or 8 mm bolt holding the arm on the trans. Also a cup of nearly boiling water helps soften the grommets to make them go in much easier.
__________________
Andrew
'04 Jetta TDI Wagon
'82 300TD ~ Winnie ~ Sold
'77 300D ~ Sold
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:38 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page