1992 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Q&A
1992 Mercedes-Benz 300TE Question: Shifting problems
The boden cable may be out of adjustment, goes from the accelerator linkage to the transmission or did a vacuum line get disconnected? - jpincharge
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.
This problem happens once it is warm