Max, Andrew, Rich.I checked all fluids, tyre pressures etc, etc. before leaving.Kick down had not occurred to me. Trans oil and filter is first on the list, when I have to return.Olde MB's are an high maintenance item, no wonder most are referred to as SHE.
Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred. > Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:53:33 -0400 > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: [MBZ] 300TD 1987 woes. > From: firstname.lastname@example.org > CC: dillonm...@gmail.com > > If you're karma improves, you've got a stuck kick-down switch. Try > disconnecting that. > > Next would be fluid and filter change. I think Curly has experience with > filters clogging up and collapsing and causing all manner of misbehavior? > I think Mann is the recommended filter, if you don't buy at the dealer? > > ------------- > Max > Charleston SC > > On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 3:47 PM, Fred Moir via Mercedes < > email@example.com> wrote: > > > Alles.Well, there I was going to the shore for a week,, 92 deg and an open > > road what could be better?At 65 mph in second gear and 5k revs? That can't > > be good. Sh*t, now what?Exit at next ramp in Avon and came to rest at > > Dunkin Donuts, not too shabby, except that the temp guage crept up to 120 > > deg.Tea and a bagel and quiet for an hour and everything was cooler. Still > > have only 1, 2, R, no 3 or 4.Towed home and swapped for the rusty trusty > > 300TD and off to the shore, again, successfully.My wife said that it was > > karma payback for wearing my under draws inside out!Any ideas about > > transmissive transgressions? > > Fred the puzzled wants to know. > > Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred. > > _______________________________________ > > http://www.okiebenz.com > > > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > > http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com > > > > > _______________________________________ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com > _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com