My Mercedes Will start up and work perfectly when the computer is reset but after you use it a couple of time the car wont switch gears.

Asked by Feb 15, 2012 at 02:27 PM about the 1998 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Every time the Computer is reset all the gears work perfectly but it will stop working after a while. The car is an Automatic!

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Check the electro-hydraulic connector near the front right side of the tranmission. Replace the connector (cheap) if there is signs of oil leaking there.

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