I have a 1997 Mercedes e320. It will not shift gears. I changed the conductor plate and put dextron lll transmission fluid in it and it still won't shift gears. Could putting the wrong transmission fluid it cause it to not shift. If so can I just drain it out and put in the right fluid to get it working properly?

60

Asked by Jul 02, 2014 at 12:39 AM about the 1997 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Question type: General

4 Answers

32,015

Yes

1997 mercedes want shift

32,015

Mercedes are very fussy about the transmission fluid you put in. Did you change the fluid or just add some?

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

make sure you are putting the fluid in the trans and not the engine . both tubes are very close to each other . the trans tube ,you need to take the air cleaner assy off first. Dennis (48 years MB tech)

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

E-Class

Looking for a Used E-Class in your area?

CarGurus has 22,573 nationwide E-Class listings starting at $1,450.

ZIP:

Search Mercedes-Benz E-Class Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,860
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,790
#3 bobkat
bobkat
Reputation 1,290
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class
615 Great Deals out of 32,180 listings starting at $1,990
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
80 Great Deals out of 7,391 listings starting at $2,300
Used BMW 5 Series
614 Great Deals out of 15,343 listings starting at $2,495
Used BMW 3 Series
1,515 Great Deals out of 38,829 listings starting at $1,498
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class
163 Great Deals out of 5,202 listings starting at $1,495
Used BMW 7 Series
176 Great Deals out of 5,685 listings starting at $3,299
Used Audi A6
162 Great Deals out of 7,643 listings starting at $950
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
67 Great Deals out of 3,132 listings starting at $4,000
Used Mercedes-Benz CL-Class
41 Great Deals out of 645 listings starting at $6,500
Used Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class
38 Great Deals out of 1,530 listings starting at $2,950

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class For Sale
46 Great Deals out of 8,883 listings starting at $46,499
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 1,410 listings starting at $31,477
2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 561 listings starting at $28,771
2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class For Sale
48 Great Deals out of 4,086 listings starting at $19,475
2013 Mercedes-Benz E-Class For Sale
28 Great Deals out of 770 listings starting at $16,350