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Mercedes 420sel wont reverse

I have a 1988 420sel mercedes and it wont reverse anymore. Where can I get the transmition fixed cheaply. The transmition costs as much as the car is worth I think and really am looking for a solution that is cheap. please help.

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SOURCE: same alarm problem with my 87 mercedes 420SEL

stick the key in the drivers door and turn it to the left and right in different patterns until it turns off. it works every time with me but i cant find the exact pattern

Posted on Jan 23, 2010

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SOURCE: My fan blower will not work anymore. I have a 1988

Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r6234839-doesn_t_heater_or_air_conditioner_blow . These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

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SOURCE: 1988 mercedes benz 420sel 4.2L

IT SHOULD BE ON THE RIGHT VALVE COVER.15486372

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