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Old 06-29-2011, 09:50 AM   #8
myksbmw
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Originally Posted by Bimmer37 View Post
so i dont even have the washers on there. I did do the differential fluid change 25k miles ago. Either I forgot to put the washers on or the plugs never had any to begin with.

man id hate to do another drain and refill since that fluid was pretty expensive! Hopefully though all i need is a simple washer to stop the leak.

anyways for anyone else that may be interested:
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts...34&hg=33&fg=10
What fluid are you using? I've used Red Line Synthetic Differential Fluid and it only takes a quart. It's only $13/quart
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