Automatic transmission servicing dilemma
I’ve read recommendations of flushing and changing transmission fluid at various intervals — from every 25,000 miles, 30,000 miles, 50,000 miles, to even 90,000 and 100,000 miles. There’s debate on when to change the internal filter, too. I do know ...
Confessions of a Car Dealership Service Manager
If you own a Ford vehicle, the Ford dealership ... transmission fluid, brake fluid and steering fluid they might put in your car—and the cost of disposing of used oil. These are just some of the necessary costs of doing the auto repair business. Some ...
The Top 7 Features of Ford’s All-New 6R140 Six-Speed Heavy-Duty Transmission
How does Ford ... coarse media. You reach an equilibrium of very clean fluid over time.” Main control assembly and new dual-media filter with 150,000-mile change interval. Note how these components are located inside the single-piece transmission case.
Transmission fluids don't mix in Fordomatic
I have a '60s Ford with a Fordomatic 2-speed automatic transmission ... it is impossible to isolate the 2.5 quarts of Dexron, you must have all of the fluid removed and replaced. Q. I have a 1990 Chevrolet truck with a 4.3-liter V-6 engine.
Should You Buy a Car with a CVT Transmission?
Then you may want to consider a vehicle with a continuously variable transmission (CVT ... s engine revving wildly. Many drivers liken the sound, and the feeling, to that of a slipping clutch. Additionally, CVTs are usually less likely to be paired ...