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      04-02-2013, 05:07 PM   #45
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Drives: 08 E92 M3/99 E36 M3 Coupe
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Originally Posted by kaiv View Post
I'm gonna guess track time does that. The fluid sees high temps there and breaks down faster. Which is why I change all this stuff much sooner than BMW's recommended intervals.

Transmission always felt great although it does feel a little smoother since
And I thought my fluid was dark... got nothing compared to yours. But mine did shift a bit easier. Always had issues going from 4th into 5th, and fresh fluid definitely helped.

Really simple DIY btw, definitely worth doing.
Current: 2008 BMW M3 Sparkling Graphite/Bamboo Beige/6MT. 1999 BMW M3 Techno Violet/Dove/5MT