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2008 545RFE Gasket or RTV ?

Any thoughts on using TOS 18733 FelPro Automatic Transmission Oil Pan Gasket on 2008 545RFE ?

Dealership doesn't sell an OEM gasket, book says use RTV.

RTV?
Gasket?
Gasket & RTV?

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I used this kit that came with the gasket when I did mine 2 years ago.

WIX Filters - 58843 Automatic Transmission Filter, Pack of 1
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quickster, did you use any RTV with your wix gasket?

vj, i just changed my trans fluid and used permatex gasket maker with good results https://www.permatex.com/products/ga...licone-gasket/
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I used the gasket that came with the filter with no issues... that was 100,000 miles ago... need to do it again.

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I used this kit that came with the gasket when I did mine 2 years ago.

WIX Filters - 58843 Automatic Transmission Filter, Pack of 1
Just the gasket be careful on the torque sequence and equal tightening all around prior to final torque.
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