2002 Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG Transmission Service & Repairs

Why is Your 2002 CL55 AMG’s Transmission So Important?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your CL55 AMG’s performance. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2002 Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. Let Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG transmission problems linger and you could see your fuel economy decrease or find that your CL55 AMG isn’t working at all.

Mercedes-Benz Transmission Recommendations for 2002 CL55 AMGs

According to Mercedes-Benz, your CL55 AMG’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your CL55 AMG should be exchanged regularly with Mercedes-Benz-approved fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2002 CL55 AMG up to Mercedes-Benz-recommended standards. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help diagnose, treat, and prevent major transmission issues.

How Much Do Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG Transmission Repairs Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll give your CL55 AMG a check-up so you can make informed service and repair decisions. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2002 Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Mercedes-Benz's brakes? Riding the brakes or keeping your foot on the brake pedal (even lightly) can lead to transmission issues. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Mercedes-Benz? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how light the load might seem. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your CL55 AMG’s towing capacity. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your CL55 AMG is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • Does my CL55 AMG's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Maintaining your Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. 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 CL55 AMG’s Transmission Some TLC

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