Transmission Services for 1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL

1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Service Schedule

When is it time for 1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL transmission service or repair?

What Does Your Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. Mercedes-Benz 300SEL transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Mercedes-Benz 300SEL transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your 300SEL at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 1990 300SELs

Mercedes-Benz recommends having your 300SEL's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, Mercedes-Benz recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SELs at certain intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 1990  Mercedes-Benz 300SEL transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 300SEL’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Transmission Service Pricing

We work hard to offer affordable Mercedes-Benz 300SEL transmission repairs and services. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your 300SEL'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 fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1990 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your 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 300SEL? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small it is. 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 300SEL is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 300SEL's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Mercedes-Benz 300SEL’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it 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. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Show Your Mercedes-Benz 300SEL’s Transmission Some TLC

Whether you drive an automatic or manual, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help diagnose and fix transmission issues. Schedule transmission services for your 300SEL today.