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To change the fluid in Ford manual transmissions, gather the necessary materials and tools, remove the filler and drain bolts from the transmission, and fill the fluid with an oil pump. The required tools necessary to ch... More »

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When transmission fluid is low, the transmission tends to jerk or slip when changing gears. The vehicle may also speed to high revolutions per minute while in neutral or without the vehicle speeding up or spontaneously s... More »

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First, the owner should inspect the transmission fluid for signs of wear. Second, the owner should ensure that the replacement fluid is the correct type for the vehicle. If the fluid is in good condition but the level is... 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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To change transmission fluid, remove the bolts from the transmission pan, and allow all the fluid to drain out. Replace the filter, re-attach the pan, and add fresh transmission fluid. More »

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