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  1. 94-99 7.3 Maintenance Info
    I have a 1996 F250 with 184xxx miles on it and I just recently checked the transmission fluid in her and it smelled like crayons. Should I change it or what should I do. Because I have heard about people changing theres and it mess something up. Please let me know as quick as you can. Thanks, Chan
  2. General 6.0L Discussion
    If I drain the trans to change the fluid, gasket and filter how much fluid do i put back in? My dipstick tube has a small kink in it and seems to be holding fluid in the tube considering it always says full. Internet says 18-20qt but what's a safe amount to out in if I cant read the dipstick...
  3. 94-98 7.3L General Powerstroke Discussion
    Hey, I was thinking about doing my transmission service over this thanksgiving and was wondering which oil to use. my local store has Valvoline™ MaxLife™ Multi-Vehicle Automatic Transmission Fluid would it be fine to use this oil? also any tips and tricks would be appreciated with not getting...
  4. 99-03 7.3 Drivetrain Problems
    There is a post here about this kind of scenario but thought I would ask anyway to see of any of you 7.3 owners have ever had this issue: I own a 2000 crew cap 7.3 and I pulled my camper trailer (7K lbs.) for about 4 hrs on a hot 100 degree day from about 2000 elevation to about 4500. Truck...
  5. 94-98 7.3L General Powerstroke Discussion
    My truck had its transmission rebuilt at Ford 2 years, 30,000km before I bought it. I want to do its first(i think) fluid and filter change before the winter sets in. I use Amsoil ATF in my 5.0 Mustang with an AOD and it works well. It's getting swapped out for a T5speed this winter though with...
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