1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE 4MATIC Q&A
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300TE 4MATIC Question: transmission
From what you describe it sounds like a neutral safety switch problem. You would want to trace the electrical circuit before jumping to that conclusion. Autozone have some popular workshop manuals for free on line once you register (for free) on their website http://bit.ly/autozone_repair_info or there is a company that independent auto repair shops "buy" their information from that offer a very reasonable service to do it yourselvers. You can get a one week subscription or year subscription very cheap. The information is year make and model specific repair procedures, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... great quality information same as the professionals have ,much better than generic workshop manuals from parts stores, much cheaper than the factory manual try http://bit.ly/mitchell_repair_manuals_online and get an online repair manual subscription. - patrick mannion
High mileage vehicles may develop a leak from one or more of the transmission oil seals.
Hydraulic fluid pumps out of the breather that is on top of the unit behind the transmission. It looks like it is a seperate unit between the transmission and transfer case. I might be wr...
...mage to the driveshaft center support bearing, or, in the worst case scenario, damage to the transmission or differential.
...nsferred to the body. Failed motor mounts should be replaced in order to prevent damage to the transmission mount.