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Do you need to drain transmission fluid out,to do a band adjustment on a transmision?

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Yes, bands are inside the pan

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The band adjustment on a 2008 model are done electronically and only automatics have bands for adjusting, but if it is an automatic and they are in need of manual adjustments then yes you will need to drain the fluid to be able to remove the pan and get to the adjusters.

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