2002 Mercedes-Benz E430 Q&A
2002 Mercedes-Benz E430 Question: gear shifting
The loss of power and check engine light being on is the transmission/engine going into "safe" mode. Is there any Independent Mercedes repair shop near you that has a good reputation? - patrick mannion
had to change my alternator now my car wont shift into 3 rd n 4th gear wont go over 30 miles and engine is loud rpms are up high can somebody tell me whats wrong with my car
The bushings for the shifter lever wear out to the point where they break and fall out. This causes excessive movement (loose feel) in the shifter lever and a clanging-type noise when changing gears.
Occasionally, the gears will not change and/or the gear slips out while driving. The "Limp Home Mode" instructions (stop, put car in "P", turn motor off 10 seconds, restart) work every time and th...
shiftter mechanism will not go into any gears. Lever will shift but the vehicle will not move.
Had Transmission Fluid/Filter Change for your 2001 Mercedes-Benz E430, now stuck in low gear, possible fluid in wire harness & ECU, ECU was cleaned; what is the repair cost to clean or replace wire...