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270CLK won't change up gear.

got in the car this morning started to drive down the road in D was expecting it to change up gear but it wouldn't i pressed my right foot a little harder down but nothing just stayed in 1st gear ? what could the problem be?
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let me move this post to the r170 general discussion thread from the forum operations and help section


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is this for your 230 or 270clk per your title? this is a slk forum


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Sounds like it's in "limp home" mode - easiest way to find out "why" is to have someone with StarDIag read the codes..



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You need to get the codes read. Somethng is wrong and you are in limp home mode. Codes will tell what is wrong.
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re you sure you havent knocked the lever across into manual mode. I have in the past and scared myself silly
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