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Changing the transmission fluid in a vehicle will save time and money if a few simple steps are followed. Drivers can easily change their own transmission fluid as long as they have the correct tools and replacement part... More »

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Manufacturers typically suggest that automatic transmission fluid should be changed every 20,000 to 25,000 miles. This is often done at service stations, but some people do the job themselves. More »

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Change the transmission fluid in a forklift by running the engine until it is warm and placing a pain underneath the forklift. Remove the drain plug from the transmission drain pan, drain the old fluid and replace it wit... More »

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A slipping transmission is frequently caused by a problem with the vehicle's transmission fluid. Additionally, important components of the transmission, particularly the bands, may be worn or broken. Transmission slippag... More »

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If a vehicle's transmission system runs out of fluid and it is not replaced, the moving parts within the transmission and engine can grind against each other and cause irreparable damage to the system. Transmission fluid... More »

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To change transmission fluid, jack up the front of the vehicle, open the transmission pan, inspect the old transmission fluid, check the gasket, replace the filter and add new fluid. The exact steps to changing transmiss... More »

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The average amount of transmission fluid a passenger car can hold is approximately 12 quarts, but it can be as much as 36 quarts dependent on the vehicle model and type. The owner's manual for a vehicle lists the amount ... More »

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