I was skeptical of the results until i experienced it for myself. How to check the transmission fluid in a mustang it. Ford recommends that the transmission fluid, both for automatic and mt82 manual transmissions, be replaced at a maximum interval of 150,000 miles. Automatic transmission fluid for a ford mustang use the fitment form at the top of the page to select your exact year and engine type for your ford mustang. Ford mustang transmission fluid change cost estimate. The manual transmission is a little notchy when cold and just fine when warmed up. Synthetic transmission fluid is not a good idea for these transmissions, your best off with the motorcraft stuff. Nov 14, 2008 its really popular in the mustang scene but lb 4 lb i believe redline is a much better fluid. No one makes a fluid that matches the ford xt11qdc dual clutch transmission fluid specification.
Automatic transmission fluid check maintenance warning. Max atf is a synthetic, highperformance, automatic transmission fluid. The manual transmission fluid cools, cleans, and lubricates the components inside the transmission. This service is typically done as part of a bigger, more expensive. Ford mustang auto trans fluid level check no dipstick. Transmission fluid level check ford mustang 20102014.
When it comes to your ford mustang, you want parts and products from only trusted brands. Mustang automatic vs manual transmissions cj pony parts. Or with a manual, consider the new available gt track package. Rather, any and all parts purchased through this website are sold to you by your dealer. Ford mustang automatic transmission 20, professional full synthetic dexron vi automatic transmission fluid by acdelco. The tremec tr3650 is a 5speed manual transmission for longitudinal engine automobiles. Royal purple mustang synchromax manual transmission fluid. Its only been as low as 40 when ive driven it so far. Buy your used ford mustang transmissions from us and save time and money. We recommend you change your 6r80 automatic 6 spd transmission fluid and filter about every 50,000 km 60,000 km, this way you will make sure the transmission stays clean and. I want to change it because i have heard that the ford motorcraft xl18 additive which i added is not recommended anymore because of long term issues with oilseal compatibility. Transmission fluid is vital to the proper operation of a transmission. All mustang models with the automatic transmission now get a selectshift feature that allows full manual control.
Synthetic high performance manual transmission fluid. This reduces wear, heat, and keeps the components clean while driving. Used ford mustang with manual transmission for sale on. Ford is not the seller of the parts offered for sale on this website. Beginners cornerwhether it is changing your oil or basic winter maintenance, cjs has the answer for you. We recommend you change your 6r80 automatic 6 spd transmission fluid and filter about every 50,000 km 60,000 km, this way you will make sure the transmission stays clean and functions properly for a long time. As of 2011 only transmission manual or automatic available in ford super duty trucks.
Low mileage ford mustang used transmissions for sale. Mt82 recommended transmission fluid ford mustang forums. I think the main reason you might not see amsoil often in the performance shops with redline or royal purple is because amsoils main focus is to market to the general public, versus the performance market which is considered more of a specialty area. The qdc fluid is really thin and does improve cold shifting performance. I hear a fluid change and a transmission shifter mount make all the difference in the world. How to change the transmission fluid on a 2011 mustang gt 6 speed manual. It comes down to personal preference and lifestyle. Ford is providing the website solely to facilitate an efficient and easy means for customers to order parts from participating dealers. The vehicle accelerates normally from zero to about 10 miles per hour and from 30 on upward. Search over 35,800 listings to find the best local deals. Changing your 20112014 mustang gt automatic transmission fluid is a good idea, but it must be done correctly. Ford mustang gt manual transmission fluid change cost. Ford automatic transmission fluid fluids, chemicals and. Whether its a weekend cruiser and easy daily driving that youre after, or an allaround drivers car that is a blast to drive on the twisties, there really isnt a right answer when it comes to choosing the right transmission for your mustang.
Ford mustang questions what is causing occasional slipping and. I guess i will try the liqui molly automatic transmission repair fluid when i get hold. Royal purple mustang synchromax manual transmission fluid 01512. Manual transmission fluid acts like a film as the main shaft and countershaft gears spin. Acdelco dexronvi automatic transmission fluid is the most recent release in the wellestablished dexron. Search new and used cars, research vehicle models, and compare cars, all online at. Oct 31, 2015 how to change the transmission fluid on a 2011 mustang gt 6 speed manual. Manual transmission fluid change modded mustang forums. Ive been using amsoil atf for a while now and am also a direct dealer. While that may be true for a stock mustang engine, its not the case if youre driving around with a highly modified coyote engine.
Royal purple mustang synchromax manual transmission oil. How to check the transmission fluid in a mustang it still runs. To keep your automatic transmission in top condition, it needs to stay lubricated with transmission fluid. Used ford mustang with manual transmission for sale. The engine should be running when you check the transmission fluid dipstick on a. Jul 20, 2017 this episode covers the fluid level checking procedure for the 20072010 ford mustang and any other 20022010 ford or lincoln with the 5r55s 5 speed automatic transmission without a dipstick. However, thats not the top priority for all mustang owners. Its really popular in the mustang scene but lb 4 lb i believe redline is a much better fluid. Im hardly qualified to say much with barely over 600km into this car but i have no concerns at all at this point. Power or manual windows, locks and latches, tailgate, hatch or trunk, doors or sliding.
Transmission fluid level check ford mustang 20152019. While that may be true for a stock mustang engine, its not the case if youre driving around with a. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your mustang and how to check the transmission fluid level. The worst complaints are clunking sound when shifting, lock ups electrically, and rough shifting. See how to correctly check the transmission fluid level in a 20 ford mustang 3. Opt for an automatic, and still shift gears yourself with new selectshift automatic transmission. How to change manual transmission fluid for 6speed. Used 20 ford mustang for sale with photos cargurus.
That being said, you shouldnt use either in the tremec transmissions in our cars. A track package has been introduced for gt models for 20. Tremec service manual also specifies mobil 1 synthetic atf tremec. Published on 20160930 in this installment of lmr basics, check out a general procedure on changing the transmission fluid in a mustang. Synchromax is fully compatible with all types of friction. Even though the mustang has transformed drastically over the years, changing the transmission fluid for the most pat is verbatim across the board. Ford mustang 2007, eco plus automatic transmission fluid, 1 quart by eneos. Browse through a selection of the only automatic transmission fluid products recommended for your ford and lincoln vehicles. This product is made of highquality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements. I have a 2002 ford mustang gt, which is suffering from an automatic transmission problem, and i first noticed the problem about a week ago. Ford mustang automatic transmission fluid advance auto parts. Periodically changing this fluid removes any dirt and metal material thats been circulating inside. This episode covers the fluid level checking procedure for the 20072010 ford mustang and any other 20022010 ford or lincoln with the 5r55s 5 speed automatic transmission without a dipstick.
Smell of burning transmission fluid when going uphill at high rpm. Synchromax is recommended for manual transmissions that specify an automatic transmission fluid. View and download ford 20 mustang owners manual online. Dr3j 19a321 aa september 2012 third printing owners manual mustang litho in u. Mt82 mustang manual transmission fluid change and post. I have searched the forums looking for information about changing the transmission fluid in my boss. The fluid must remain clean and at the proper level for correct transmission operation. Transmission fluid for mustangs should be checked at least every six months or 6,000 miles. Ford motorcraft mercon v automatic transmission fluid.
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