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      08-26-2013, 01:49 PM   #104
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Drives: E90 325i sport manual
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Scottsdale, AZ

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Originally Posted by Zero_09 View Post
Just did the change the differential fluid out. I had the car leveled. Made sure by using a leveler and putting it at the bottom of the door seat.

Not sure how much I drained out but when I put the Redline 75w90 in it took less than a bottle. It started spilling out even earlier but I just kept pumping because from what I read throughout this thread it should take around 1.2 qts.
Did you check the level before you jacked it, then got it the same? I know my car has a distinct lean to the front, making it dead level would not be right for the fill.

What size tubing did you use on the pump? I could not get all my oil out with 3/8" and had to move to 1/4.