TCCoA Forums banner

1 - 3 of 3 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
233 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
WHen i posted about changing my trans filter, I was adviced to use Merc V. I read in the tech articles, this is BAD to do on 93 and older MN12's. Why was I told this by numerous members? What is the reasom this fluid should not be used on my car. Thanks.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,129 Posts
Roy Batty said:
WHen i posted about changing my trans filter, I was adviced to use Merc V. I read in the tech articles, this is BAD to do on 93 and older MN12's. Why was I told this by numerous members? What is the reasom this fluid should not be used on my car. Thanks.
Tranmissions 101 - Chapter 5 -Jerry's Thesis

"All AODE and 4R70W's use Mercon V fluid..... for AOD's I recommend Mercon V..."
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
3,178 Posts
The articles are older and inconsistent. Trust Jerry's word above all others. Some people claimed the seals were different and incompatible... but it's an old wives tale. Go right ahead and use Mercon V.
 
1 - 3 of 3 Posts
Top