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Old 06-25-2010, 11:19 PM
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touch shift in 2002 SLK320 making clunking noise

When shifting from park through Reverse, Neutral, and into Drive it is making a loose rattling noise and it feels like something is disconnected. All is working alright including the touch shift function. any ideas? I removed the trim around the shifter and realised it is a single unit. does the top of the unit seperate. has anyone had this issue?
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Old 06-28-2010, 03:18 AM
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you may want to check the flex discs in the drive shaft,and if you suspect its the tranny a nice bottle of lucas tranny conditioner works wonders.
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Old 06-28-2010, 07:28 AM
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After further inspection it is the bushing between the gear selector and the shifter linkage. ordered from peachparts for a whopping $1.44!
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