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1990 ford mustang lx 2.3L transmission

Looking for the vent tube, have tranny fluid leaking from from of the pan

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They dont have vent tubs they have vent caps and it is on top of trany just infont of tail cone

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  • jcjr. Jun 12, 2013

    do they sell vent caps are they aris it hard to install

  • jcjr. Jun 12, 2013

    is ithard to insiall

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