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E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014)
4th generation E90 M3 sedan, E92 M3 coupe and E93 M3 convertible. The last of the naturally aspirated M3s, powered by a 4.0 liter V8 making 414hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.

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Old 11-13-2011, 08:55 AM
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new M leaking something

Ive been reunited with my ED M3 for a week, now Ive got some kinda fluid dripping between the diff and the tranny. it is honey colored and smells a lot like diesel! cant see underneath, but I put paper under the car and it dripped right between tranny and the diff... any ideas gang? Making an appointment tomorrow morning.

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Old 11-13-2011, 09:31 PM
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Crawled under it with a camera - looks like it's a leak from the diff - the input seal
wonder if this was caused by installing the performance exhaust or a result of? - funnier still - how rusty it is after just 2 months.... makes ya think
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Old 11-15-2011, 09:24 PM
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Strange. Definitely keep us posted.
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