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Old 06-12-2000, 07:58 PM
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I have thought of something else. On my 83 300D 181K miles how long if any should it take to go into reverse, mine takes about 2 to 3 seconds goig into drive is great, no hesitation at all. should I be worried or is it just age. Im so glad I found this web site!!
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Going into reverse there is a seperate clutch pack that is for reverse only, some wear on these clutches can cause delayed engaugement. 2-3 seconds isn't that bad on cold engine.
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Old 06-12-2000, 10:13 PM
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Yea it usally gets better after warm up. Is there additive or service that I can use or do to help insure continued good service. I had this car about a year and my wife loves it so I want to keep it running and shifting well.

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