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1999 Mercedes clk 320 coupe, automatic transmission seems to

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1999 Mercedes clk 320 coupe, automatic transmission seems to be shifting later than usual at higher rpms (2400+) between 1,2,3 gears...what is the probable cause?
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it the original transmission?
Customer: 101,000 miles, yes original tranny
JA: What is the model of your '99 Mercedes?
Customer: clk320 coupe
JA: Are you fixing your CLK320 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: have not touched it yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that is about it
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 22 days ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.
I will do my best to assist you.

Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 22 days ago.

does the engine light stay on?if so,can you give me the trouble codes?

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
no
Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 10 days ago.

hi

does the speedometer work correctly?

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
shifts 1 to 2 2750-3000 rpm, shifts 2 to 3 about the same range....all other shifts seem normal
Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 10 days ago.

ok

sense the engine light doesnt come on and there are no codes and

from the way you explain the problem..

the transmission filter may be beginning to clog causing low fluid pressure.

if you havent already.replace the transmission filter and fluid.

Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 10 days ago.

PLEASE COPY AND PASTE the link below to your browser, I have uploaded more info on this there.please copy and paste the link below to your main browser[INTERNET EXPLORER ,Chrome or Firefox.]

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/bshruyj13bervwy/1123-320-AP27.doc?dl=0

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if the link doesn’t work that way, try it this way

thanks

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www.dropbox.com/s/bshruyj13bervwy/1123-320-AP27.doc?dl=0

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