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Old 01-21-2003, 11:24 AM
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Re: Speaking of...

Originally posted by Jim Anderson
I just changed my diff oil and manual tranny is next. Are you hinting you've done that?
Yes. At least on a 124, there is very little space between the wall of the tranny tunnel and the fill hole. I cannot imagine getting any sort of bottle near it.
You could probably fit some tubing onto a salvaged pointy gear oil spout, and squeeze it in that way.
I had a gallon container of Redline MTL, so I used a small hand operated transfer pump. I think it was about $5 for the pump.

BTW, there is not enough room to get a typical hex key socket in there.
Make sure you have the tools needed to remove the fill plug before draining!

Best of luck.
1986 300E 5-Speed 240k mi.

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