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post #1 of 3 Old 11-11-2011, 11:30 AM Thread Starter
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Fluid Change

I bought a 7.3L F-250 about 6 months ago. I am slowly trying to change all the fluids out so I know when the last time it was done. There is only about 157K on the truck. I just changed the oil, oil filter, and air filter. Next week I am thinking about the fuel filter and transmission fluid. Any advice for those two projects? Any tricks? What kind of transmission fluid do you recommend?
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While your doing the tranny you should swap the pan for a 4r100 with drain plug. Good luck I'm sure some one will chime in for amounts and types.

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Mercon 5 or dec 3 but mercon 5 is better and buy a motorcades
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