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 ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-08-2001, 10:01 PM
graymark
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I purchased this car about a year ago and it runs great. My only problem is sometimes it shifts very abrubtly and other times very smoothly. I checked for vacuum leaks, couldn't find any. I know that on these older cars they still use vacuum modulators, but from my past experience, they usually smoke excessively when the modulator goes bad. Could I have a pressure problem. Does anyone know how to adjust these, I can't find a decent repair manual on this car and when I speak to Mercedes Mechanics here in Cincinnati, they don't seem to know anything about the older cars. I did drain off a quart of fluid from the trans and this allows it to shift smoother, but when it's cold, the transmission slips, after a few miles it will start shifting properly. The trans was rebuilt about three years ago. Would appreciate any help.
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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
'86 190e - Stuck gear selector/shifter automatic transmission DieselGuy Tech Help 3 01-29-2004 04:35 AM
FS: Rebuilt 240D Automatic Transmission brandoncrone Mercedes Cars For Sale 0 12-15-2003 11:52 AM
Automatic Transmission Story - 350sdl rodsob Diesel Discussion 5 10-24-2003 02:31 AM
190e 2.3 Automatic Transmission Problem waltthomas Tech Help 0 09-19-2003 09:44 PM
Leaking Automatic Transmission Cooler - Help Wanted R Leo Diesel Discussion 7 09-09-2003 07:11 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:31 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page