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is it worth it

Hi all,

can anyone give me advise, my slk230 has done 95,000 miles, i am thinking of getting diff,gearbox and or supercharger oil changed is it worth it?

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is it time per your maintenance manual for those tasks to be done?
When were they done last?
Don't know?...then do em all
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If you're keeping it for awhile then yes. If you're unsure of the history, I'd do coolant as well.
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Absolutely, Well worth it! And pretty easy to do as a DIY too. Think about coolant and brake fluid too, while you're at it.

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If something says lifetime oil then that's a fixed but high mileage, probably about 80k.

So yes, yes you should.
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Fluids are generally a safe item to change, but keep the replacements to factory approved variety.
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