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InfernoSonoma Apr 8, 7:58pm - #437895 
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Differential Fluid...?

I see in the service intervals it says changing the differential fluid..well how do you do it?
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InfernoSonoma Apr 11, 5:59pm - #437896 
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Is this in the wrong section or has no one ever changed it?
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Illusive Apr 12, 1:54am - #437898 
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diff fluid is the tranny fluid they share the same chamber.

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InfernoSonoma Apr 19, 10:12pm - #437899 
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Originally Posted by Illusive
diff fluid is the tranny fluid they share the same chamber.


Alright, thats all i needed to know, thanks..
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Originally Posted by InfernoSonoma
Originally Posted by Illusive
diff fluid is the tranny fluid they share the same chamber.


Alright, thats all i needed to know, thanks..


My goodness you just took his words for it? On some models the transmission and differential fluids are definitely separate. If your transmission model is A140E, you need to double check your owner or repair manual. Good luck
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