View Full Version : Slipping transmission
01-08-2009, 04:06 PM
I was just reading around about using an additive on my transmission to help stop the slipping. I know your not supposed to flush or change the fluid after 80k but, could I drain the fluid add the additive and put the old transmission fluid back in. Any advice I would appreciate!
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01-09-2009, 08:04 AM
If it is allready slipping try anything. I'd just add the fluid. Having an extra quart or so will not be a problem.
01-20-2009, 01:51 PM
Who says NOT to change the fluid after 80k?
Probably SHOULD change the fluid after 80k.
I had MAJOR tranny issues with it slamming into gear and slipping in and out at stop signs.
170k miles, did th flush and filter, it's like a brand new car.
CHANGE THE FLUID ;)
I changed trany fluid/filter for the first time at about 80,000. I change it every 30,000 mikles or so.
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