On a side note, I found lot's of conflicting information as to if I needed to use Ford's transmission friction modifier with this fluid, even 2 Ford dealers didn't know. It also provides protection against rust and corrosion. If the transmission fluid level in your Mustang is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. Ran into a little problem. Once your desired height is achieved, place a jack stand as close to the jacking point as possible. The engine features large valves, equal-length intake manifold runners and cams with high lift and long duration to maximize engine air intake for increased horsepower. There are options below 1,000 for each transmission that cost less, if 1,000 horsepower is overkill.
Your Mustang's transmission was built to. Shifts immediately felt better, but still not 'great'. Even though the Mustang has transformed drastically over the years, changing the transmission fluid for the most part is verbatim across the board. Do a search, it should give you more details. I had the same thing happen. The turbine is splined to the transmission shaft and transfers its energy through the transmission. I would be really careful about changing that much fluid at a time if you are unsure of how the transmission has been maintained in the past.
This article applies to the Ford Mustang V6 1994-2004. Thanks for the great service! Sometimes having to let out and start over to massage it in. Eaton is a trademark of the Eaton Corporation. The engine in your 2004 Ford Mustang should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. It also held up to the heat on track better than the standard Ford fill. Blocks of wood can be placed between the jack stands and body to reduce the chance of damage.
Purchased the Royal Purple Synchromax fluid for my 2015 Mustang. This article applies to the Ford Mustang 1996-2004. They are pretty hard to find even though there's a ton of vehicles out there using it. The smaller the number is on this first number means the oil being used will be less viscous at lower temps. Motorcraft automatic transmission fluid with Mercon® V provides superior wear protection and inhibits the formation of gum, sludge, lacquer and foam.
I laughed about the funny comment she made Ford Rep about asking your dealer as to what they recommend. I have absolutely no complaints about this product. These limited-edition models will be available at the beginning of the 2004 model year. Can I used this transmission fluid on my 2003 ford cobra. When was the fluid last changed.
Unlike a manual transmission, there is no mechanical connection to the engine with an automatic transmission. I have only taken the car to the drag strip once 6 passes and the Dragon's Tail twice so I would not think the oil should not normally be this black in a standard transmission. It is built in Dearborn, Mich. The 2004 Mustang continues with a retuned suspension. The legendary Mustang is a preferred racer on local tracks all over the country. Once the fluid flow slows to a drip, re-install the drain plug.
Component Breakdown Torque Converter Torque converters in an automatic transmission perform the same function as a clutch in a manual transmission. A transmission fluid condition chart. AmericanMuscle also offers Free Freight Handling to locations with loading docks in the Continental 48 States. Typically, installation will take between eight and 12 hours. This automatic transmission fluid is dyed red for ease of leak detection.
Standard comfort and convenience features include air conditioning, power windows and door locks, tilt steering column, full-length center floor console, remote keyless entry system and interval windshield wipers. When adding transmission fluid to your Mustang, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill. You can use your finger with a rubber glove to check the level. I believe most 99-04 mustang trans calls for about 3. I have searched the forums looking for information about changing the transmission fluid in my Boss. My stang shifts perfectly fine. I'm looking to change my car's transmission fluid with the help of a Haynes manual but I'm confused.
Since I still have some warranty trans has 30k miles left I would not like to stray too far from Ford's recommended fluid. It is cheaper to change fluid than to have to buy a syncronizer and pay someone to replace it. High stall torque converters are specially machined to reduce fluid coupling until a certain stall speed is reached. Combustion chambers are shaped for optimum power and fuel efficiency, and aluminum upper main, upper thrust and rod bearings help improve engine durability. The manual trans has no filter, and no pump that circulates fluid like an automatic.