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      03-26-2020, 09:17 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by CajunBMW View Post
I hear you. Unfortunately the fluid was already changed. It was one of those day when we were getting oil changed and warranty work done, we had kids and were late for work and either myself or my wife said sure, if that is recommend. So unfortunately the fluid was changed and maybe that caused the issue we now have. That is what I am trying to figure out. Thanks so much.
Yeah reading it again you said the trans pan seal failed and what I can gather from that is low fluid level in trans got low and wore out the trans.The garage is liable as labour and parts fitted by them are guaranteed (for a year normally) and the pan has to be removed to change the trans filter.