2012 Mercedes E-350 is there a maual release to the paddle gear shifter?

John Leone

Asked by John Mar 01, 2013 at 07:29 PM about the 2012 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E350 BlueTEC Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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A manual release? What are you trying to do?

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No. no there isn't.

John Leone

i need to move my 4-matic, but the gear shifter is on a paddle, all i want the car to do is move in neutral. thanks for the speedy responses

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buy a different car. One that you think a car should behave.


The transmission is hooked to the gear selection lever on the console. Move that to neutral. I don't think you can get to neutral using steering wheel paddles unless it's something new.

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