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Transmission to be drained and refilled withnew fluid can a do it yourselfer accomplish this task? how?

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If never done do do it.
the trans will slip guaranteed

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Yes you can. You will need a new filter,gasket and oil. Remove the oil pan on the trans. clean the pan and magnet on the pan change filter replace pan with new gasket refill with proper amount of oil.Hope this helps.

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Draining

  1. With the vehicle in NEUTRAL position it on a hoist.

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  1. NOTE: If an internal problem is suspected, drain the fluid through a paper filter. A small amount of metal or friction particles may be found from normal wear. If an excessive amount of metal or friction material is present the transaxle will need to be overhauled.
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