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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-09-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 139
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Posted By gabriels
ATF Leak

Hi to all ,

Last week i noticed a small leak in my atf oil returner (or something).
the oil that leaks from there was still red - so i guess its a good sign :).
the leak was fixed immidiatly of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2010, 01:28 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
Another refill

did another drain and refill - tranny is better then ever , very smooth and working great.
drove 50km with the new fluid.
hope it stays that way for a long time :-)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
im driving already 200km with dexron vi mixed...

im driving already 200km with dexron vi mixed with texaco 8072
the car is driving great.
maybe ill do drain and refill this week.

:)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2010, 05:06 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
is it after total flush or just adding to the old...

is it after total flush or just adding to the old oil in the atf?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
i also have a drain plug . i also replaced the...

i also have a drain plug .
i also replaced the oil pan to a new one (looks good :) ) so i didnt had to torque the drain plug after all the process and saved me some time with the gasket.
its only...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-15-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
Thanks :-) do you recommend a specific kit?

Thanks :-) do you recommend a specific kit?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-14-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
I done over 100km with the new fluid - no...

I done over 100km with the new fluid - no problems .
anyone knows after how many km/miles you can see you didnt do it right?
and is it recommend to do just a fluid change to remove more of the old...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-11-2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
i did used fully synthetic oil of dexron VI...

i did used fully synthetic oil of dexron VI instead the original (and i dont know what was in it 7045E/8072)
at the dealer they wanted 46$ for a liter of original bmw oil (you can buy only 20...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-11-2010, 07:25 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
I did mine today (took me 6 hours) the oil was...

I did mine today (took me 6 hours)
the oil was DARK BLACK!!!
replaced it to dexron VI from hicksoil at 148000Km
It was smooth before without problems
now its still the same maybe ill replace just...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 59,928
Posted By gabriels
Dexron VI

Im Going To Change my oil and filter Tommorow .
Oil : Dexron VI - hicksoil formula 500 - GM approved and liscensed
Filter : Original Filter (IBS)
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