1988 Mercedes Benz 190e Tranny Leak into radiator.

Tiny
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  • 1988 MERCEDES BENZ 190E
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 180,000 MILES
I have a small tranny oil leak that leaks into my radiator. What does that mean? Do I need a new tranny? Or is it a gasket problem.
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Friday, January 30th, 2009 AT 5:15 PM

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Tiny
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Hello,

No, you will need a radiator. The tranny fluid is cooled by the radiator. There are 2 lines that go into the radiator into a tank that cools it. The tank has most likely cracked for some reason and is leaking the tranny fluid into the coolant.

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Friday, January 30th, 2009 AT 6:06 PM

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