I've got a 1988 300TE auto 12v which, until it's fully warmed up, has lots
of revs but very little actual power. It also jumps a lot when cold.
Any ideas? I think the problem may have also caused the snapped driveshaft I
I have to say I have no expert knowledge of the 300TE. However....
On any automatic car my first port of call would be the auto transmission
for the symptoms you describe.
Is the fluid at the correct level? Low fluid levels could cause this
When was the last time you had an oil and filter change in the transmission?
Does the auto oil look a nice clear red colour or does it look burnt?
If all these items check out ok your probably looking a replacment
transmission, I'd get it checked by a specialist you trust.
Motorsforum.com is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here.
All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.