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Old 10-16-2011, 05:47 PM
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Originally Posted by ncord View Post
BMW could learn from Honda & Toyota and put the magnets on the end of the drain plug.
They should also go back to a dip stick for the Tranny
I am sure you could still use a magnetic drain plug too. The internal magnet is a flat washer type, and can catch and hold a lot due to its size.

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