Keep on your dealers when you lose a shift position as it gets worse. My car will on its own while stopped at a light or somewhere just kick into gear and shut down. Like someone with a manual clutch you just dump the clutch and it kills the engine. But then it's locked in gear so you can't push it and it won't start. Once you let it set in the off position for 5 to 10 min it usually will start and then it drives erraticly.The car has need to the shop 180 miles away several times they change…See More
"So it's now April almost a year later and the car has been back to the dealer 3 times and is headed back as I write this. Same problem no fix no ideas and no resolution in sight. I contacted Mercedes directly they only helped with the bill but…"
"Jim, assume the 450 in your photo is not the car involved? No idea what's going on but my suggestion is to get your field operations manager involved as well as report the issue to smart USA via the 800 number. Something's…"
I had my car at the dealer for over a month in May because of an intermittent issue where the car sticks in gear even when you come to a complete stop it then kills the engine and has to be towed. They replaced the clutch and several other parts through this in and out time. In November I was stopped at a light and the clutch just engaged thankfully I had the brake on so it didn't drive me into the intersection but it killed the engine and again it needed to be towed. The dealer has had the car…See More
"I'm having transmission troubles. Been to the dealer in Lindon, UT twice now had clutch replaced and other parts it's runs for a while then back to the same issues, anyone else experiencing similar problems?"
After a very long wait it seems that I may actually get a car. I have now received a call that the car is on the way from the port and should arrive by next Thursday. I have been notified once before just to be disapointed but maybe this time its for real