Proper diagnosis is priority one - then repair! DIY testing and repair kits available.
What's wrong with my Mercedes?
You CAN do this yourself if you have the right information and equipment!
Be careful to not let someone sell you a rebuilt transmission!
Some leaks are not difficult to fix. Others require removal of the transmission
You might be surprised at just how many problems and failures could be avoided with periodic and proper lubrication
New bushings will solve the problem and possibly prevent disaster
Often caused by loose fittings and engine vibration
Minor frustration for most of us who service our own transmissions
A medium frustration for most of us who service our own transmissions
Yes, you are fortunate there is an adjustment!
A major frustration for most of us who service our own transmissions
How to improve performance and prolong the life of a tired gas or diesel automatic transmission
Both problems require removal and it can be a little "tricky"
If you could just figure out what is wrong you know you could fix it!
Watch the video and Kent will explain his recommendations.
Get a good light and get under the car.
The transmission will bind or won't shift if worn bushings are out of adjustment
There is a proper way to do this to determine proper level inside transmission
Be Kind to Your Transmission Pan Gasket!
Find the actual source of the leak before jumping to conclusions
Care must be exercised to prevent damage or premature failure
This can leave you stranded if not caught early enough