Be sure to check under the rubber dust cover as fluid can collect there and not be readily visible. This automatic transmission fluid is dyed red for ease of leak detection. This is for should help. It gives me some ideas on what the car I am looking at can look like. I appreciate any and all feedback. Car was in mint condition, I honestly cannot believe how perfect the vehicles is given its 11 years old, but I guess an 01 with 30k ought to look that good. A hand pump equipped with a rubber hose can be used to pump the fluid up into the pan.
Car will not come out of Park? It shifted so smoothly I rarely noticed. Somewhere on your engine will be a cap that says transmission fluid on it. Automatic transmission will not go into high gear? Car Transmission will not go into Park mode? I believe most 99-04 mustang trans calls for about 3. How does that translate into performance? There are many other possibilities. The shifter assembly is got misaligned,it has to be open and realign. Hope to see you on the forums soon! Twice with a replacement of driveshaft twice which still hasn't resolved the problem. Your shifts will be firm and velvet smooth.
Nov 28, 2012 The shifter needs to be inspected. This is the Info, I have available on your car. Later went on test drive and stated that he felt there was no problem. I don't need to run through the gears as much I as don't want the car shifting like my dad's Buick. Thanks for the feedback and help. Five 5 quarts are required for a regular transmission maintenance flush.
Once most of the pouring has stopped, the few remaining bolts are slowly removed, allowing removal of the pan and access to the filter. I wasn't sure which fluid to go with at first so I asked the experts, they told me that Motorcraft Mercon V automatic trans fluid will do the trick as well as the Royal Purple brand. Putting in factory recommended fluids is critical to the successful upkeep of your Mustang. Nov 28, 2012 Its cold start issues:---- Go through the list of help links mentioned below:---- Click the link :---- Cold start problem and vehicle shudder around 2500 to 3500 rpms ---------- Low idle when cold out side? I was I need of a car at the time and knew someone who owned a dealership and he had a 2000 Mustang convertible there. Mercedes-Benz transmission sticks in first gear? It is because of this that many in the Mustang community come back to American Muscle time and time again. This is the Info, I have available on your car. On the V-6, it's on the left front of the engine block.
It also seems to have a hard time deciding which gear to pick, and hunts around all the time. Factory Tech, a transmission company in Cincinnati also makes a really good shift kit for that transmission. As far as performance goes, it will not hinder it. Most manufacturers Ford included set auto boxes up to shift smooth and slow. Manufactured with high-viscosity, premium-quality, hydroprocessed base oils and specially formulated performance additives, Motorcraft Mercon® V transmission fluid provides excellent shifting characteristics at high and low ambient temperatures, excellent thermal resistance, oxidation resistance and good low temperature fluidity.
The oil cap should be on the engine block - look for a plastic cap with an oil can symbol on it. A hand pump equipped with a rubber hose can be used to pump the fluid up into the pan. This is for should help. A few months ago, I gave up my 96 3. And when I turn my ac on there is a loud clicking noise coming from the engine area. However, I have learned to appreciate what it is and I quite like it now. And yes, putting more than necessary can cause major problems for your car.
We have 452 reviews on our Automatic Transmission Fluid products for the 2001 Ford Mustang from previous customers. The guy is a Powertrain Engineer for the Ford plant where the transmission is built. After refill check oil level. This is the Info, I have available on your car. With engine at operating temperature, shift through all gears.
A higher numerical gear set ex. Nov 27, 2012 The shifter needs to be inspected. My stang shifts perfectly fine. The vibration keeps coming back and I havebeen told by reputable sources that it could be a safety issue due to the amount of abnormal wear that can happen to my tires from this abnormal vibration I told this to Ford, many months ago, so they switched my tires, including the brand from Goodyear to michellins when the Ford rep. Maybe something to do with the new Traction Control feature? Put four and check dip stick to see whether you need more. Does anyone have any suggestions on what I can can do to maximize the driving performance of automatic transmission? Also i suggest you to refer these gear shift issues, which are mostly noticed. I look forward to investing in the mods you suggest and having a great summer of fun with the V8 convertible.
Answer 5 quarts will be over the dip stick full limit. Is there a shift kit you recommend? Buick Park Avenue: Transmission will Not shift into drive? When removing the pan for a fluid change, the standard procedure is to remove all but a few of the bolts holding the pan on, leaving several at opposite corners finger-tight. Just sharing my 4 quarters, I mean 2 cents. Ive heard people say that the Automatic Transmission on the newer Stang is supposed to be an improvement from the past. Testdrove the car and stated he felt no problem either!.
Dealership admits that Ford service reps are aware of other cars with same symptoms. Sorry to be dense, but want to make sure I understand the direction I am headed with my car. If you had a mustang that was 1996-98 you could just order the encoded key and do it yourself in about 45 minutes. Don't want to tear up the transmission, but I do want to let is perform as a Mustang should. I have testimony from othr service reps with other dealerships that state they feel there is a problem with the car and it is not the tires! Was asked the question by me how is it that th dealer's shop foreman felt the abnormal vibration and he didn't, his response was that it all ended with him no matter who found what!!! I drove a 96 3. Almost two hours later my local dealership gave me a call back stating I can use Mercon V because their suppliers said it's safe.