Youll need pretty minimal mechanical ability for this one. You need 4.5 qts of the proper gear oil and you should also replace the 6 bolts holding the front subframe on as well. Large Image Extra-Large Image Figure 8 The drain will drip nearly forever if you let it, but once the flow has slowed to an occasional drop, you can replace the drain plug and tighten it by hand. Step 12: Reinstall the front and rear undertrays. Step 13: Lower the car if youre done. I do this on all my cars every 30k miles. Audi recommends never doing it and says the stock fluid will last the "lifetime" of the transmission. Audi special tool 3357. Large Image Extra-Large Image Figure 5 The portion of the transmission that contains the drain plug has a slight barrel-shape to it. Use your socket to loosen the plug. Phone (920) Business Hours: Mon RightArrow; Fri 8:00AM - 5:00PM CST - 4921 County Highway CR Manitowoc, WI 54220 USA Blauparts LLC copyright COPY ;. BLAU fergnügen! Inc. is an independent parts specialist and is not affiliated with or endorsed by Volkswagen of America (VwoA.