Towing with an auto

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I currently tow with a V70 manual and wish to change to an auto but I read on Volvo's Forum that when hold is engaged on descents on their Geartronic box there are experiences where the box can default to neutral and leave you free-wheeling to the bottom! Not a happy thought for someone who spends half the year touring Europe, so I'm thinking C220. Has anyone come across any problems with the auto??
 

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There are no problems towing with any MB auto, they all have gearbox oil coolers as well, and welcome to the forum
 

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C220 is a joy to drive in Auto, towing ...... I tow a number of toys .. the heavey'st being a 1.5 tonne Caravan ...... No probs for the 170BHP C class, diesel.
 
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Thanks, your remarks are reassuring.
 
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