Re: Wrong Lubricant In Transmission - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
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Kofi Amanacrook
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Re: Wrong Lubricant In Transmission

Big Shoe <> wrotenews:0n8gu09q1k4j25i39ckhh2epblt7n71shq@

> I got a letter from Ford today saying that the transmission in my '05
> Limited had been "filled with a fluid formulation that, over time, may
> cause delayed/harsh reverse engagements". Ford offers to have the
> dealer install a bottle of additive to correct the formulation of the
> transmission fluid.
> Somehow, I feel less than confident about this. Auto companies are
> usually the ones saying that additives are not effective and not
> recommended. Seems to me that Ford should replace the fluid, but
> guess I will have to take what I can get.

Just think! You've not got a free lifetime warrenty on your tranny!

If they put the fluid in and much later on the tranny goes kaput, then you
can take it back and point that out.

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