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My 560SL does not downshift to 4th gear. Its a 1989 560sl

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My 560SL does not downshift to 4th gear. Brad
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: Its a 1989 560sl with original tranny. It was not serviced musch
JA: Are you fixing your 560SL yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: not qualified for that and have not taken it in yet.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: If I changed the fluid will this be a problem of new fluid in worn tranny?
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Marty replied 14 days ago.

Hi Brad, my name is***** you mean that the Mercedes will not upshift into 4th gear?