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The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

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Old 01-08-2013, 01:02 PM   #1
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which oil should I use Steptronic gearbox 325xi

any suggestion I need to change the oil of the gear box of my bmx 325Xi 2003 its the trip tronic gear box. and I know it has to be full syntethic. which brand do you recomend.

which oil should I use Steptronic gearbox 325xi
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Old 01-08-2013, 01:39 PM   #2
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Redline d4 ATF
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^ agreed

We utilize RedLine D4 ATF in our transmission service kits (LINK) for the 325xi, as it meats all requirements for the transmission.


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thnkx already bougth the service kit need the oil
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^ agreed

We utilize RedLine D4 ATF in our transmission service kits (LINK) for the 325xi, as it meats all requirements for the transmission.


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DEXRON VI

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Old 01-08-2013, 10:52 PM   #7
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The Original fill (Texaco ETL8072b) part number has been supercededed by BMW to nothing more than Dexron VI


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Old 01-09-2013, 10:46 AM   #8
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I used valvoline dexron VI

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thnkx already bougth the service kit need the oil
Don't put motor oil in the gearbox, nor the transfer case, nor the F/R differentials.
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