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      03-15-2013, 02:48 PM   #1
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Question Anyone use Mercon SP?

I'm thinking of doing a fill-n-drain on my 2006 325i. It has the ZF auto transmission. I have done quite a bit of research on here about which tranny fluid to use. So without starting another argument on the pros/cons of each, I'm looking for some feedback from folks who have actually used Mercon SP in their BMW tranny, how many miles, any issues, etc.

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      03-20-2013, 12:50 PM   #2
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Really? Anybody??
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I have used it 30k miles so far and no issues. Gonna do another change soon.
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      04-20-2013, 12:31 AM   #4
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I'm using it without any noticeable differences
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Won't use it. I will change the ATF maybe 3x (50k mile interval ). Not worth the savings to not use LG6
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      04-30-2013, 12:52 PM   #6
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Thanks for the feedback lads!
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