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is it my auto box?

I have a 320slk (170) to the left hand side of the temp gague/fuel level pod a picture has lit up, it looks like the symbol for the gearbox. this is on constantly, what does it mean? could my autobox need more fluid, I have noticed recently when I floor the throttle that the box seems to lag before comming on strong. If it is more fluid that is required, where does one top it up? what grade of fluid is recommended?
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Dave, have you checked the pictures of the dash in your manual?


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Please update your vehicle (model and year) in your profile as it helps the members answer your questions which usually are based on that information.
‘Usercp’ at the top left of page, then ‘edit your details’ on the left side, ‘additional information’ near the bottom, edit your ‘vehicle’.


This keeps your from always posting your model and year, makes sense?


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