BMW 3-Series (E46) Manual Transmission Fluid Change DIY (1997-2006)

First published at 06:57 UTC on November 18th, 2020.

Replace the manual transmission fluid in your E46 at home and save money!

Drain/Fill plug torque specs:
50 Nm for 5spd ~ (36.88 ft-lb)
52 Nm for 6spd ~ (37.62 ft-lb)
35 Nm ~ (25.81 ft-lb) for plugs with an allen head

*Always recycle used automo…

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