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Old 01-30-2013, 12:14 AM   #1
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type of transmission fluid for MTX-75

What is the proper type of transmission fluid for an MTX-75?
I've been looking around and have found that 75w-90 would work.
But what is "safe" for the transmission?


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Old 01-30-2013, 12:24 AM   #2
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go to your ford dealer. and get motorcraft gear oil
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Thats like a million dollars though!
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Old 01-30-2013, 12:46 AM   #4
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nah man. I believe I paid like 25 bux for a quart
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better to put the right stuff in then pay a thousand dollars more for something that has broken in the future
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25 bucks a quart is outrageous!
75 smackaroos to do a fluid exchange? ><
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like I said. spend the money now or spend LOTS more later
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Its common opinion on here that anything but the Ford fluid doesn't work well. Tends to affect shift quality. Spend the money once and get the correct stuff.
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And that is the XT-M5-QS stuff correct?
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back when HTPerformance was around they put amsoil euro 10w40 in my tranny. that worked ok for a couple years. But i had a 3rd gear grind.

I then changed that fluid out to penzoil syncromesh , 3rd gear grind is gone and its been in for about 2 years i think with no issues.

When i change it out again , im gunna suck it up and buy the ford stuff.
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