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#1 Old 09-27-2010
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Hello, We just purchassed a 2001 SLK for my wife, her dream car. I found information here about how and where to replace the rear view mirror at more a lesser cost than the dealer, thanks for the information.

Yesterday we were taking a sunday drive and I spilled some water down and around the gear selector. Now the transmission will only go into 1st or reverse. The gear indicator on the dash only shows a blank square where the P, R, D or gear selected manually should be. Will not allow shifter to be placed from drive to reverse or park unless I take my foot off the break.

I broke my gal's dream car. She is being good natured about it but the sooner I can return it to service the better.

Thanks for the forum and any information anyone can direct to me will be appreciated.
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