1999 Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG Transmission Service

Why is Your 1999 C43 AMG’s Transmission So Important?

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, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 1999 Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG transmission problems can show up as 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 don’t pay attention to Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your C43 AMG’s not even driveable.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 1999 C43 AMGs

According to Mercedes-Benz, your C43 AMG’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. For example, Mercedes-Benz recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 1999 Mercedes-Benz C43 AMGs at certain intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 1999 C43 AMG services and perform them according to Mercedes-Benz-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your C43 AMG’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your C43 AMG’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can count on our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

1999 Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG Questions & Answers

  • What happens if I "ride" my Mercedes-Benz's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Mercedes-Benz tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your C43 AMG’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • When should I have my C43 AMG's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Mercedes-Benz's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Show Your Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG’s Transmission Some TLC

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 1999 C43 AMG, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.