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How do i service the transmission on a 1996 Ford F250, 5.8L

How much trans fluid will I need?

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SOURCE: changing trans fluid

If you dropped the pan it holds 5.7 quarts of MERCON V trans fluid always check the level with the fluid warm

Posted on Feb 15, 2009

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You should have a dipstick under your hood labeled transmission fluid. you can fill it from there slowly. You can also fill up the fluid by removing the fill plug on the transmission itself. the fill plug will be just above the halfway mark

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

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SOURCE: how to add fluid to a 5R55W ford transmission?

oh boy! good luck with that one! your right, there is NO filler tube (some idiot imagioneers not so bright idea at Ford), the only way to fill that trans. is through the filler/drain plug, it serves BOTH purposes! stupid? yes MOST DEFINATLY agree! you'll need to purchase a kit from the dealer (of all places) along with the use of (oops),
a compressor and a brake bleeder/filler kit in order to fill the case itself. You can atleast fill the torque converter manually before you install a new, or re-install your old one. I highly recommend replacing it as they too are a problem child as well (clattering noises from internal broken parts inside it). Sorry for the sarcastics, but this trans. is 1 of Fords engineers much BIGGER screw ups! Good luck! oh, p.s. make sure you use ALL new Mercon V fluid ( obviously the "new" trans., but the converter as well.

Posted on May 28, 2009

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Front wheel drive transmissions are usually check through the speedometer housing, then the fill level is checked by using the speedometer cable as a dipstick.There is a mark on the speedometer cable end.

Posted on May 31, 2009

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SOURCE: 1990 Ford F250 automatic dumped all transmission

Depends on where the actual puddle is at if it was towards the front of the truck you may want to check for a broken transmission cooler line. If it was towards the rear check the rear seal of the transmission. There is also a front pump seal that could be the problem check between the trans and engine where they mount together and see if its not leaking there if it is then it would be the front pump seal.

Posted on Dec 20, 2009

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