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After the engine, the most expensive repair for a vehicle is the transmission. With absolutely no care or maintenance, an automatic transmission can last as little as 30,000 miles. With very slight maintenance, the trans... More »

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To diagnose automatic transmission problems, check for a low transmission fluid level, which leads to poor shifting of a vehicle and gradually causes damage to the transmission, and check for leaks in the filler tube bas... More »

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Service manuals that include information on how to rebuild a Ford automatic transmission are available for downloading from the Helm Incorporated website, in the Ford section. This company provides all official repair gu... More »

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To diagnose automatic transmission problems, check for a low transmission fluid level, which leads to poor shifting of a vehicle and gradually causes damage to the transmission, and check for leaks in the filler tube bas... More »

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Depending on the manufacturer of the vehicle, drivers should get the automatic transmission serviced regularly at intervals ranging from 30,000 miles to 150,000 miles. Each vehicle manufacturer recommends different inter... More »

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Rebuilding an automatic transmission involves removing the transmission from the vehicle and servicing each part of the transmission as necessary. Some parts of an automatic transmission often only need cleaning during a... More »

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