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Old 04-26-2007, 04:38 PM
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Sweet source for ESSO LT71141 ATF Fluid - $10.34 vs. $25.00/liter

For those of you with compatible ZF transmissions, I found a guy in San Diego who will ship (OEM) ESSO LT71141 automatic transmission fluid for $10.34/liter (no minimums). BMW charges almost $25/liter for the same ESSO-branded fluid with their label on it so this is a pretty good deal. Shipping on a case of 12 liters is about $24.00. VW/Audi charges about $15/liter plus tax for similar fluid so even with shipping you can save a few bucks and save yourself the trip to a dealer.

To validate that you can use ESSO LT71141, carefully check the sticker on your transmission and note the model number. You can then compare your model number to ZF's oil guide (link below) to verify that this fluid will work for your transmission.

http://www.zf.com/na/Home/M9/M12/M27...renceGuide.pdf

Hope this is helpful to someone...

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ESSO LT 71141 is part #G-052-162-A2 ($10.34 per liter as of April 2007)

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any place in Canada where i could pick up Esso ATF LT 71141
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Thanks!

Whoa just realized the date of the oroginal post!
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Mobil 1 Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF)

Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF combines high-performance synthetic hydrocarbon base oils and a superior balanced additive system to provide significantly higher levels of performance above conventional fluids. This unique, advanced technology provides long drain capability, excellent friction retention, and low-temperature fluidity. Further, it helps to improve overall transmission durability and cleanliness. Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF is also compatible with conventional ATFs.

Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF is formulated for use in most North American, European and Asian vehicles.
  • Approved for Allison C-4 applications
  • Exceeds JASO 1-A performance standard
  • Also suitable for use in vehicles that specify the following fluid requirements:
    • Audi G 052 025-A2, G 052 162-A1
    • BMW LA2634
    • Esso LT 71141
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