2006 bmw 325i manual transmission
BMW has no maintenance requirement for this transmission.
Choose the best you can afford and be sure it meets BMW's current specifications for your vehicle.Switch to previous version, view All.Painters measuring container Manual fluid pump Empty washer fluid container Creeper 5 inside job summary pdf gallon bucket with lid (for used fluid) Supplies: Paper towels (lint-free cloth is better) Solvent (I used brake cleaner) Scotch-brite pad (for cleaning gasket surface) Materials/Parts: 7 qts Valvoline Mercon V ATF.98.Drive socket extension on the end of the 8mm Allen wrench (well it sorta fit!) and beat on that with the mallet, and the bolt moved.Use a larger catch-pan than I did to avoid spills.Jack up all four corners of your vehicle.Did an engine oil and engine oil filter change, engine air filter change, cabin air filter change, and fuel filter change, but the main event of the day was automatic transmission maintenance.The engine would rev but was not engaged.The ideal way is to check fluid temp using a BMW scan tool, but not all of us have access to one.
Failure Date: I transmission problem - will not reverse, after looking into it is a well know problem with that model and year.
Breaker bar which made it much easier.
OEM Amsoil ATF Replacement Guide Misc.I couldnt get my breaker bar into the confined space.Emergency brake and chocks for the rear wheels.Install fill plug and repeat once vehicle is cool.Painters measuring container under the plug, and out came about 3 qts.