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  1. Feeling a bit worried that I've put the wrong ATF in my 318i 2006 e90

    General BMW Discussions
    Afternoon all, I put Dexron 3 in my BMW 318i 2006 e90 as it needed changing. I did this because the steering was extremely heavy and the ATF fluid was basically black instead of red. However, I am worried I have added the wrong fluid to my car. If anyone has any knowledge of this then it would...
  2. ATF plug washer size ?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    What are these in size? for e39 530d 2003 touring drain plug and topping up plug
  3. e39 530d 2003 142kw wagon estate touring ATF change?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    e39 530d 2003 142kw wagon estate touring ATF change? How many litres to buy and what ATF color and brand? What else should be changed? ATF filter and washer? Size of the washer? What filter?
  4. 1995 e31 840 atf

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all,can anyone please help with what is to me the confusing matter of ATF for the 5HP 30 green tag. I have read what I can on the subject, but am still confused. I believe I need Esso LT71141 and have found Mobil LT71141, does anyone know if this is correct? oiinjohnston's write up suggests...
  5. ATF Oil

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi Is this oil OK for my e46 325i on 52 plate? MANNOL ATF AG52 AUTOMATIC SPECIAL - 4 Litre £20 inc delivery. I plan to get the Filter and Gasket as well, any one know where to get correct and decent parts?????? R
  6. E46 325Ci ATF change

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, What is the best ATF fluid for E46 325Ci 2002? I found various answers and I am bit lost. Any help please? Many thanks
  7. Re: Fuchs Titan ATF 4134

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Re: Fuchs Titan ATF 4134 Hi all. My ATF turned up today. Mine is a 5 speed GM box & the suppliers sent me ZF 6 initially..............anyway I now have 7 litres of Fuchs Titan ATF 4134 with a gasket & filter. This was advised as the fluid to use checked against my Chassis...
  8. Another ATF thread...

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Sorry to bring up another ATF thread... I've read loads of them over the last few weeks. After one or two strange gearshifts and a little research I've decided a fluid change might help things. i haven't had the car that long but it has 150k on the clock and runs sweet as a nut so i'd I want to...
  9. 2004 e39 530d sport atf oil

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Evening. I've been offered some Shell Spirax S6 ATF A295 oil. The car has the GM autobox. The spec states that the oild is recommended for Dexron iii applications. Just wanted to make sure it was suitable before i get stuck in. Thanks
  10. 320d M47 Using ATF in a manual box

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Well after reading through loads of info on this wonderful information highway forum about what oil to use in a manual gearbox. I read that people have used various oils, Redline D6, ATF, BMW own oil, LT-2 and LT-5 and various results. I rang BMW an posed as a garage owner(I have a mate that...
  11. Should i change the ATF now?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys. My 730d is now on 111k therefore do you think i should get the ATF changed? Gearbox is working fine, does make a thud now and then when changing from 3rd to 2nd or was it 2nd to 1st, cant remember, also sometimes when changing from D to R or R to D but thats rarely. Cheers...
  12. 2004 E60 525D How to get it level for ATF change

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys Not so much a technical query about the car .... more how do I ensure its level before I try an auto gearbox fluid change. Manual says ... ensure the car is perfectly flat before you do this ATF change. I have a sloping, gravel drive ..... even after doing an engine oil change, I've...
  13. Indy or Auto Specialist for ATF Change ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, New to BMs, got a E46 330ci coming Monday and no record of ever having a ATF change (125k). There are a couple of (supposedly!!) good indies close to me in Bexleyheath Kent - should I use them for a ATF change or shall I go to a all makes Auto specialist (there are a couple near me -...
  14. E61 535d M Sport ATF or CHF Power steerring fluid

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Please forgive me if this has been covered already, however I have been searching through the forum for quite some time now and have not found the answer. I have an 06 E61 535d M Sport and intend to replace the power steering fluid as it looks somewhat in need of changing. Real OEM states that...
  15. E46 330d Auto Transmission Fluid type

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, My 330d is done 110K miles therefore planning to replace auto transmission filter and ATF, bought the filter kit but having issues finding correct Fluid, on my underside pan I have the green label indicating 83220026922 part number recommends Texaco ETL 7045E ATF but this is nowhere to be...
  16. GM Transmission, to change or not change ATF fluid?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So.. .I know this might have been discussed quite a bit, but in this case I would like your opinion, on my personal situation. I have bought a month ago a 2004 318i , with a GM automatic transmission, and 80.000 kms. The car had more than a few owners, and I can't be sure if any maintenance...
  17. ATF for e87 116 AT

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi guy, can anyone of you advise which brand and grade are recommended?
  18. 2002 318i auto atf

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi peeps,Ive only had my bmw a few months and had a few problems,but i need to change the ATF, the gears are hanging on a bit,and have no idea when it was last done,could someone recommend what oil to use,and wheres the best place to buy. Thanks Chris
  19. Which ATF for my E36 316i coupe? Dexron II or III?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi, I know that this question has been asked about million times and I have read all the answers, but it seems like 50/50 and I'm even more confused. I need to do my PS flush, because my last "mechanic" mixed two fluids, leaving me with some brown, muddy shit. I know I need an ATF, but I...
  20. 2004 330ci apparently water in ATF

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, 10month ago I bought my 330ci from a dealer, 2 months later (and less than 500miles) I got the gearbox cog come up, I plugged the laptop in and got the code for gear 4 ratio incorrect. After fighting with the dealer and involving the HP people he took the car back to allegedly have the...
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