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Manual Transmission Fluid change

I need to change the fluid in my manual transmission. What fluid is the preferred for this change?

Amsoil Synthetic Universal Transmission Fluid? or ???

Also how much fluid is needed?

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Ford did the last change in my 95PS with manual and they put in Mercon V, and I can't remember how much. Looked for receipt but no deal.

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If you use Royal Purple its "Max ATF" i believe it is 3.2 qts but cant remember exactly. I called royal purple to get this info before I installed. good luck

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I use Amsoil torquedrive ATF.

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i think its 3 or 4 qts. just fill till she runs outta the fill hole LOL

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use syn. oil! do risk it, it cost me a a tranny to find this out the hard way.

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I put Amsoil in mine If you don't have a bucket pump its a pain in a$$, not enough room for jug of Amsoil

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