1991 560 sel mercedes wont start unless in neutral

Jim Flynn

Asked by Jim Mar 31, 2010 at 12:54 PM about the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class 4 Dr 560SEL Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Jerzy Lee

It's normal. It has to be on N or P to turn on the engine.

J.P. Watts

Make sure that there isn't something in the way of the shifter making it all the way into park. If the shifter is off slightly the car will not start in park and you will be forced to start in neutral.

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