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I have the works (oil change, tires rotated, etc) as recommended by dealer. Also, air filters, cabin filters etc. I am due for an oil change and the last time I was at the dealership they stated I would be needing my front stabilizer links repaired, my rear shocks are beginning to leak, I need a carbon induction cleaning and what is bothering me the most is the recommended transmission fluid flush which I have looked into on the computer it can do more harm than good. I have 80,000 miles on my 2005 ford escape.

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Actually, I had a transmission rebuilt by a certified transmission shop and they recommended that I go to a shop to have it flushed and filled every 30,000 mi. and that it was better than draining and filling with a filter change.

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