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Old 09-23-2003, 11:06 PM
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w201 Auto transmission fluid and filter change

I have a servcie cd and it says when i do a fluid and filter change i should drain the fluid out of the torque converter via the drain pulg on the converter. So when i go back to fill the transmission back up with fluid via the dip stick tube will the torque converter fill back up then?
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Old 09-24-2003, 12:11 AM
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Yes.

Visit my site, I have many pictures on the procedure.
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Old 09-24-2003, 09:39 AM
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Rik

Apologies for interrupting.
Nice web site but I could not find the pictures you refer to.
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Old 09-24-2003, 10:44 AM
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If it's like my (722.369) transmission, you'll drain out about 7 quarts from the pan and torque converter. Measure how much is drained out. To refill (per MB shop manual instructions), pour in 4 qts, start the engine, then pour in the remaining charge. Both transmission case and torque converter will be refilled during this procedure.
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Old 09-24-2003, 12:47 PM
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Its under the "Tune up" section of my W201 web page.
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