11-29-2012, 12:27 PM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Mein Auto: X3 xDrive35i & 350Z TT
Originally Posted by cmpcpro
Well guys I have my Redline D4, I bought 11 qts. If Josh used 5 I figured I would buy an extra one, and 10 should give me to drains.. I bought a pump to pump it in, and I am going to buy a bottle with measurements on it to see what comes out. I have read all the different techniques on here but basically at 5pm I am bringing it to my buddies mercedes shop where we will put it on the rack, drop the drain plug and then refill (Pan replaced by PO 6mnths ago). To refill I just pump back in with hand pump into fill plug and start and go through the gears and pump in more? Seems there are different directions wherever you look. Thanks!
Replace sealing ring.
Top up transmission fluid until it emerges from filling orifice.
Replenish transmission fluid until it emerges from filling orifice.
Screw in filler plug (1).
Tightening torque: 24 11 7AZ See: Specifications\Mechanical\Transmission Housing, Transmission Oil Sump.
Press brake pedal to floor and shift through gears 1 to 6 several times at idle speed. Then shift to "P" position (Park).
Then check fluid level.
Checking fluid level:
Connect BMW Diagnosis and Information System (DIS) or BMW MoDiC to vehicle.
Call up Service functions (drive).
Carry out fluid level check in accordance with instructions.
350Z TT - SOLD!
2004 745Li - SOLD
2011 X3 xDrive35i