While descending a long hill the other day in my 2002 CLK430 AMG I moved the
shifter down to "2" for some engine braking. When I got to the bottom of
the hill I made a RH turn and began accelerating away quickly to merge with
existing traffic speed and forgot to either manually upshift. The car has
pretty strong acceleration but when it hit the magic electronic redline it
stayed there a 1/2 sec. to maybe a full second or so, until I realized what
the problem was.
I hope I didn't hurt anything. Everything seems fine.
Can anybody reassure me? Or, should I run it by my dealer for an