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Old 01-25-2005, 02:04 PM
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Mercedes_Benz 500SEL 1985

Low gear only--No up skift--What wrong?
Thomas DuBose
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Old 01-25-2005, 04:07 PM
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Check the kick-down switch under the accelerator pedal. If it is stuck than the transmition will be in first gear only. Pull the top of the kick-down switch or disconnect it to test it. Good luck.
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