hello my 2001 ml 320 has 87k its do for the transmission fluid to be changed should ihave mb do it or can i do it and what type of fluid should be used thanks tontt

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Asked by Nov 06, 2007 at 02:23 AM about the 2001 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML 320

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Have MB or a dealership do it. I believe you need special fluid from MB for these transmissions. Have them do a power flush of the system. I had this done at 72k to my Chrysler Sebring and it ran and drove like a new car. I used to do fluid and filter changes myself for the trans, but you only ever get about 1/4 of the old fluid out using that method. The power flush is a quart-for-quart replacement of the fluid in your trans, torque convertor, etc.

i don`t think you understand. i don`t want to work on it,I JUST WANT TO KNOW HOW MUCH FLUID IS IN THERE.

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Have a shop do it. They have the special maintenance dipstick for the job. It requires approx 8.5 qts, and it is a sythetic transmission fluid. It is also required to be at a certain temp and a certain line on the dipstick.

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