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Old 01-14-2008, 11:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Finally: TRUTH about these auto-trannies

Let's get this question polled and answered once and for all:

Anyone here with ORIGINAL auto tranny doing well past 150k?

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im at 146k.... a no issues.... knock on corolla....
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My former E36 M3 is well over 150K now and is doing fine on its auto tranny.

On the other hand, I never bought into the "lifetime fill" BS, either.
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///M Power, a mod here on bimmerwerkz, had his E34 wagon go on the original automatic transmission for 240k or 280k, something like that.

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I never bought into the "lifetime fill" BS, either.
And if the tranny fluid continues being changed at proper intervals, I wouldn't be surprised to see it go for a long, long time.
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