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Old 04-03-2012, 09:37 PM   #13451
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Just got the a/c working in the SVT and it only cost me 21 bucks, Harbor Freight FTW!! Oh and the 20% off the price and that was 25.99 but is normally 29.99 rang up 19.99 after the coupon. God I love that place
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Old 04-03-2012, 09:44 PM   #13452
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Old 04-03-2012, 10:03 PM   #13453
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^^ You need to also check your tranny fluid as well. Would help with the grind of your gears.

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From what I read on the internet, hehe, the clutch master cylinder shares fluid with break system, and that seems to be on the good level, transmission fluid you meant gearbox oil ? ok i know how silly the last question sounds but yeah, i'm a noobie just wanna make sure :P
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Old 04-04-2012, 01:21 AM   #13454
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Yes the correct name is transmission lol.
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Old 04-04-2012, 11:04 AM   #13455
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Old 04-04-2012, 01:02 PM   #13456
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Old 04-04-2012, 02:19 PM   #13457
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doing my exhaust mod on Friday!!!
and also replacing the dogbone then too.
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Old 04-04-2012, 03:31 PM   #13458
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guys... how do i check manual transmission fluid level? get the fill plug out and i should be able to see fluid almost trying to spill out?

also... :D which fluid should i buy ?
and if i don't know what kind of fluid it has already, should i flush it out completely before adding the one i bought?
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Old 04-04-2012, 04:41 PM   #13459
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The fluid level should be level with the fill hole. Or that's how it is on the MTX-75 and that's what I did on my SVT when I refilled the tranny after putting it back in.
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Old 04-04-2012, 05:19 PM   #13460
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so what fluid would you recommend, I can't find the Motorcraft's anywhere, thinking about that Royal Purple but wanna know what you think before I buy it.
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