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Old 10-16-2020, 12:12 AM
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Originally Posted by roryb View Post
Morning all my e53 3.0d is on about 180k mark. I have no proof of the gearbox oil and filter being changed so do you think I should change it soon as possible of at that mileage to leave it
I've now got nearly 250,000kms on my '05 3.0d and have only made one slight top-up in the 75,000kms of my ownership. No evidence of a prior service.

I plan on changing the fluid, gasket, filter, bridge, jump and mechatronic seals and probably all the solenoids at some point - until then, I've decided to leave it alone, since it's working mostly)fine.
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