1987 Mercedes-Benz 190D Transmission Service

Why is Your 1987 190D’s Transmission So Important?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. They're often easy to notice. 1987 Mercedes-Benz 190D transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. Let Mercedes-Benz 190D transmission problems linger and you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your 190D at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 1987 190Ds

Mercedes-Benz recommends having your 190D's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Mercedes-Benz recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1987 Mercedes-Benz 190Ds at certain intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1987 190D services and perform them according to Mercedes-Benz-recommended specifications. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your ((about.manufacturer)) running for miles and miles.

How Much Do Mercedes-Benz 190D Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Mercedes-Benz 190D transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 190D's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1987 Mercedes-Benz 190D’s Transmission

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mercedes-Benz's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Mercedes-Benz 190D? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. The added weight can cause issues with your transmission if your vehicle isn't equipped to handle the load. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 190D is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • How often does my 190D transmission fluid need to be checked? Regularly checking and exchanging your 1987 190D’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Mercedes-Benz, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Mercedes-Benz 190D Transmission Service

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 190D today.