Date registered: Jul 2006
Vehicle: Vito 114 tourer 2015: Vito 108d 97: 108d 98: Traveliner 2003 ; Aixam; z1100; xbr500; z440 ++++
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its a known common problem that I have posted on many times.
you need an mb commercial dealer (they normally have the bits on the shelf.... a car dealer will need to order)
the part you want is the "reverse gear selector repair kit" and quote the vin to check it.
cost around £23 (the last one I got in december) and its a 20 minute job.
open the bonnet, on top of the gearbox is a "cage" onto which the gear cables fit.
"pop" the cables off (they push fit on nipples) with a large screwdriver..... keep them seperate and easy to identify.
undo the 2 bolts that hold the cage down (one is hidden at back on top) and remove cage
put on new cage and tighten bolts (use loctite screwlock)... pop cables back on...........