It's the same basic transmission except the power steering line is routed differently. I only had 50-100 ml come out. Its in for its 10k mile oil change today. Do this step last because you may accidentally press the trigger on the compressed air nozzle before the hose is in the fill hole. Remove the plastic splash shield cover under the engine.
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Make sure that the hose goes all the way to the bottom of the bottle otherwise you will get just foam instead of fluid. Motor oil is the single most important element in keeping your engine healthy and helping it to enjoy a long life. Truth be told, I've ground the gears a few times and just want a fresh start. If your car is at stock height or just a little lower then you can get to the drain plug just by parking in front of a curb that drops off or slopes down. You can pour in one full bottle; you will use about half of the second at least that's the case with my 32-oz bottles of Synchromesh. Step and grind the litter into a rough gravel and let it sit to absorb the stain.
If your shifting is getting more difficult, it could be due to low or dirty gear oil. The customer complained of shifting problems when the transmission was cold. Different engines and climates require specific oil viscosities. If you're using a debit card we suggest you switch to a credit card. This way you can add the fluid back to the correct. In addition to the old school break in thoughts. The transmission code s are usually located on the same row as the engine code.
After you're done, hang the hose with a paper towel or two on the end and let it drip dry. There is a curved hardline power steering line? When you go to the next bottle, just poke another air intake hole in the next bottle and transfer the cap. Regardless, I'm going to go ahead and have it done and I'll be good as new for the next 50k miles or so. It assists in more than just the lubrication of the transmission but also the operation of the brake bands, torque converter and valves. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. Before adding the fluid, check the current fluid level to ensure that the additional fluid does not overfill the transmission. Torque to about 20-23 ft lbs.
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High viscosity index assures proper lubrication in severe hot and protection in cold weather. If you have someone to help you it is best if you can look under the car while someone else pours in your oil. Controlled friction properties equals smooth and efficient shifting over the fluids life. Do not dump your used gear oil onto the ground! I used wood blocks to raise the front, see the top of the page for the link. I put my gloved hands around the bottle cap and nozzle to prevent any fluid from hitting me in case the bottle cap blows off. Most German automotive owners want only the best fluids.
A large piece of cardboard can also act like a placemat for the oil pan to avoid driveway stains. The yellow arrow below is for a later step. High viscosity index assures proper lubrication in severe hot and protection in cold weather. Pictured Example Transmission service performed in our repair shop on an Audi A6 12 valve model. This site was designed and produced solely by Pelican Parts. Always loosen or remove the fill hole first to make sure that you can refill the transmission after draining.
Torque the screws to factory specifications. High viscosity index assures proper lubrication in severe hot and protection in cold weather. With your foot pressed down on the brake pedal, shift the transmission selector in each gear for about 10 seconds. If the bottle stretches a little that is okay. That said, I asked the dealer to change my manual transmission fluid. Some Audi transmissions have a cap on the fill hose which requires a 90o bend at the tip.