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Old 11-16-2010, 08:00 PM   #105
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Originally Posted by Fobanginvtek View Post
"Once the pan is re-attached we are ready to start the fill process! Calculate the total amount of fluid drained from the transmission from your catch container. I got roughly 5L. Using the fluid pump, fill the car with the same amount of fluid you drained from it. Once you finish insert the new or old fill plug finger tight."

Can't I just fill the AT Fluid from the top in the engine bay? There is a cap that says ATF fluid . i need to get this done asap!
The E46 doesn't allow ATF fill from the engine bay. The cap that says ATF fluid is your power steering.
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