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Old 01-29-2002, 01:09 AM
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Rebuilt Transmission Recommendation

I would appreciate hearing from anyone who has purchased a rebuilt tranny from "Sun Valley Mercedes Dismantlers". I am considering a purchase and would like to know if you would recommend this company.
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Old 04-13-2017, 07:08 PM
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I have not purchased a trans from there; but I have had several friends buy parts from this place and have had nothing but good things to say.


-Dmitry
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Old 04-14-2017, 04:46 PM
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Indeed Sun Valley gets excellent reviews.
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Old 04-14-2017, 10:16 PM
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I see this was one holy bump of a thread, but figured I would give my thumbs up.

Have 70k on mine, shifts flawlessly since day one.
-Installed at 114k using Blue bottle Valvoline Dex III

-Changed fluid at 140k, pan was spotless. Used Valvoline Dex III
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-Changed fluid at 156k (had a brain fart and I thought it was 25k, when it was only 15k), pan was practically spotless...had just the slightest amount of dust on the pan. This time used Redline D4 synthetic
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At 182k now. Since I used Synthetic, I'll likely do my next change on a 40k interval, or at ~195k. Maybe I'll find some time and do it early one day. When I do I'll update again.
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