The Fill plug is also on the drivers side about half way up and is the same size as the Drain Plug. Refer to your Scheduled Maintenance Guide to determine the correct service interval. Choose Your Option Automatic Transmission 6 Cyl, 255 cid 4. Our discount used 2000 Ford F-150 Pickup transmissions come directly from a dependable network of modern junk yards. Look on the side of the transmission. Turn the fly wheel each time you remove one of the torque converter bolts so you can access the next one. They said there was no error code logged in the computer so nothing was done.
. Go to your Honda dealership and get Honda Manual Transmission fluid or just buy some 10W40 and put that in there it will work eith … er way. Today, Aug 13, 2004 the truck started but the odometer was not lit but then lit when I backed out of my parking space. I waited about 15 minutes and it started. Check also our 2000 Ford F-150 Pickup manual transmission catalog. If the transmission fluid level on your F-150 is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. Use ratcheting wrenches and open end wrenches to loosen and remove these fasteners.
The fill plug is up towards the front of the car on the transaxle body. Replace aluminum seals as necessary if not corroded or only corroded on the outer edge, you can use again after cleaning. Once drained, put the plug back in making sure the aluminum seal is in place, and tighten down firmly. Reproduction by any means, electronic or mechanical including photocopying, recording or by any information storage and retrieval system or translation in whole or part is not permitted without written authorization from Ford Motor Company. To check the gearbox oil first you have raise the vehicle to a height that you can get underneath it then locate the gearbox it should be bolted to the back of the engine when you have found it look at both sides of the gearbox till you see a large bolt, you will have to undo this bolt It is calle … d the filler plug once you have this bolt out the oil should be level with the bottom of this hole if so your gear box is full to its correct level if not then you will have to top it up with the correct type of oil hopr this helps. When one bearing cap is in close to the yoke, the other comes free from it and allows for the turning motion to separate the two. Remove the cross member that lies under the transmission tail.
This transmission unit includes a transmission case, valve body, tail shaft and housing, torque converter automatic only , and all internal lubricated parts. The bottom to drain, the top to fill. Windshield washer fluid reservoir 9. If your Ford F150 needs a new transmission, consider removing and installing the transmission at home. If you have any questions, please call us at the Ford Special Vehicle Team hotline from 8:30 a.
This transmission unit has been inspected, tested and ready to ship. Most significantly the truck shut off while I was driving down a road at about 50mph. I usually use synthetic differential oil that you can buy at Advance Auto or Auto Zone. Loosen each bell housing bolt around the front of the transmission with a ratcheting wrench, extension and socket. My wife later took the truck to the store then to a playground where it failed to start again. Turn the drive shaft; the two yokes will separate while the universal joint stays with the drive shaft. If the transmission fluid level on your F-150 is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube.
I usually run a small rubber hose from the top of the engine down to this whole and then I pour in the differential fluid 75W 90 into the hose so I don't have to try to fight gravity from below. We sell only high quality used Ford F-150 Pickup automatic transmissions, with 1-3 years warranty and free shipping. Refer to the owners manual to find out what is recommended. Remove a Ford F150 transmission at home with a little help from a friend and some common tools most home mechanics have available. If you are having problems with the transmission in your F-150, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. When adding transmission fluid to your F-150, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid capacity is reached quickly and it is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.
If you are having problems with the transmission in your F-150, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. You should have your fluid level with the fill plug hole. I also have an occasional grinding from 2nd to 3rd gear that I have taken it in for several times only to be told sorry we cant recreate the problem. This has been going on since 40,000 miles. Buy a recycled 2000 Ford F-150 Pickup transmission and save thousands of dollars. Use the truck's starter to turn the fly wheel enough to access the next torque converter bolt.
Wrenches will likely not work because of the tight space the drain bolt sits in. Ford has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owner's manual typically in the back of the manual in a section titled Fluid Capacities. Once all the bell housing bolts are removed the transmission will sit in place on two alignment posts. Power steering fluid reservoir 3. Zero electrical and the power stearing was out and I had to muscle the truck to the side of the road, my wife would not have been able to do this. I have changed the manual transmission fluid in my Echo several times should be done at 30,000 mile intervals , and it is actually fairly easy to do. This transmission unit includes a transmission case, valve body, tail shaft and housing, torque converter automatic only , and all internal lubricated parts.
Windshield washer fluid reservoir 9. You can save yourself a lot of money and it takes only a couple of hours to complete. I took it in to john elway Ford dealership and they said they couldnt find anything wrong with it and said they could do nothing. Slightly lift the transmission up so any downward pressure onto the transmission cross member is relieved. Just unscrew this with a socket 24 mm and let the old fluid drain out. To order direct, call 1—888—490—6837.