Transmission Services for 1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Service Schedule

When is it time for 1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL transmission service or repair?

What Does Your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Transmission Do?

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, a tiny transmission issue can take a major toll on your car’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Mercedes-Benz 560SEL transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that your 560SEL isn’t working at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 1991 560SELs

According to Mercedes-Benz, your 560SEL’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, the transmission fluid in your 560SEL should be exchanged regularly with Mercedes-Benz-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 1991 560SEL up to Mercedes-Benz-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your 560SEL’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Transmission Service Pricing

We work to keep the average cost for Mercedes-Benz 560SEL transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your 560SEL a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1991 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Mercedes-Benz? 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 560SEL? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. Defying your 560SEL towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your 560SEL is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my 560SEL's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL’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. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Mercedes-Benz 560SEL’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1991 560SEL, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.