Transmission Services for 1998 Mercedes-Benz CL500

What’s the Importance of Your 1998 CL500’s Transmission?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. 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. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. Mercedes-Benz CL500 transmission problems can present themselves as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Mercedes-Benz CL500 transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your CL500 at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 1998 CL500s

Your CL500’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Mercedes-Benz. For example, your CL500 differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Mercedes-Benz-approved products. Our expert techs are familiar with 1998 CL500 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 engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Mercedes-Benz CL500 Transmission Repairs Cost

We work hard to offer affordable Mercedes-Benz CL500 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 CL500'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 repair, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 1998 Mercedes-Benz CL500’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. Keep that in mind when driving in hilly terrain and remember to use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Mercedes-Benz tow?   Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your CL500 towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my CL500's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Mercedes-Benz CL500’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. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Brake for Mercedes-Benz CL500 Transmission Service

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.