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2003 bmw 325i transmission fluid type

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The fill procedure is complicated and involves starting the engine and shifting through the gears and removing the fill plug to see that the level is correct. You dismissed this ad. Post Count: 4 Likes Received I went through this with our '00 i with the GM auto tranny. John in VAJan 6, Update Cancel. John in VAJan 13, Their spec sheet seems to indicate compatibility. There are a few aftermarket fluids that are compatible but there is some confusion about the specs and what really works and the transmission can be ruined by using the wrong fluid.

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    Results 1 - 8 of 8 Order AT Fluid - Vehicle Specific for your BMW i and pick it up in What type of transmission fluid you need depends on your vehicle. Low prices on Automatic Transmission Fluid for your BMW i at Advance Auto top of the page to select your exact year and engine type for your BMW i. Products 1 - 60 of If you need to change the transmission fluid in your BMW 3-Series, be our guest!

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    Clearly this fluid is working. How do you change the automatic transmission fluid in a BMW I?

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    Is a transmission fluid change bad on a high mileage bmw? What part breaks down if you drive with a low transmission fluid on an automatic transmission? The feedback you provide will help us show you more relevant content in the future.

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    John in VAJan 13, Should I go for it? The Mobil 1 technical rep told me that this was not as a result of a re-formulation of the the Mobil 1 ATF. You must log in or sign up to reply here.

    Do I have an alternative other than buying the BMW ATF from. recommendation is for Automatic Transmission Fluid for a i As stated above, determine your tranny type and make sure any fluid used is compatible.

    The longitudinally installed BMW E46 drivetrain came with a choice of three styles of transmission: To determine the type of fluid that belongs in your transmission, check your .

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    Blake, Comments: I have i with GM transmission. I have a i with the GM A5SR transmission with about I've been reading and searching the forums about what type of fluid to use.
    In the internet forums you may see a letter from Valvoline meeting LT specifications.

    Last year or so, I went thru the same thing, and found no compatible oil, I ended up paying the BMW dealer to do the oil change. Where do you put transmission fluid in a BMW i? Some European cars don't even have the tube, a "measured amount" is put in through the side of the case.

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    John in VAJan 13, Can I substitute the automatic transmission fluid for a power steering fluid in my Ford Ranger?

    I went through this with our '00 i with the GM auto tranny. Related Questions Does automatic transmission fluid need to be changed in newer cars? That no longer seems to be the case.

    This is the drain plug you remove to drain the fluid.

    Transmission oil for E46 i. Do I have a choice other than BMW BMW CCA Forum

    This is the fill plug where you fill the transmission. You will need a pump and a temp sensor. I will need the correct vin to verify what transmission this car has, as there is there is only one BMW-approved fluid for this transmission, that is.
    Then call Bav Auto and they can get it for you. Some European cars don't even have the tube, a "measured amount" is put in through the side of the case.

    But like floydarogers said, you need to know which transmission you. What part breaks down if you drive with a low transmission fluid on an automatic transmission?

    Hope this helps everyone who is in the middle of their research and want to clearly evaluate the alternatives to paying very high price at the dealer. Same goes for Mobil 1 ATF.

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    2003 bmw 325i transmission fluid type
    The fill procedure is complicated and involves starting the engine and shifting through the gears and removing the fill plug to see that the level is correct.

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    How do you change the transmission fluid and where on a cc Coolster? I can continue, including the importance of the exact replacement fluid, not always good-ol' Dextron. This IMHO means the lifetime of the fluid, not the transmission or the car Does anyone know what the recommendation is for Automatic Transmission Fluid for a i?

    BG fluid is compatible with the Texaco, and the shop and BG "guarantee" the transmission.

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    1. Kazrajora:

      Post Count: Likes Received Any guidance would be much appreciated.

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      Post Count: 8 Likes Received Do I have a choice other than BMW?

    3. Gror:

      There are a few aftermarket fluids that are compatible but there is some confusion about the specs and what really works and the transmission can be ruined by using the wrong fluid. It's been recommended that the fluid on both our cars should be changed at k miles, but in many cases there are problems.

    4. Malale:

      Discussion in ' E46 ' started by eeskinaziJan 5,