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post #1 of 3 Old 12-09-2010, 03:08 AM Thread Starter
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putting in the tranny

I'm gettin ready to install a rebuilt tranny into my L99 F250. was just wondering what you guys thought on tranny fluid.....regular, mobile syn, or royal purple....its a diff of around 150 bucks from top to bottom.....talked to some other guys who said "The red stuff has been around a long time, you know it works", meaning the cheap stuff.
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I'd go with whatever the rebuilder recomends. Mercon has been around a long time..

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If it is rebuilt with all new seals you should be able to run Mercon V, if not then
get the Mercon III/ Dextron that is recommended for the trans

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