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Old 09-30-2007, 10:47 PM
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Transmission Fluid Capacity 1999 f350 7.3

Guys I tried to do a search but it won't let me for some reason. I have a 99 350 7.3 4x4 dually. The previous owner must have lost the owners manual. How much tranny fluid do I need to buy for this truck? What fluid do you recomend?
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Old 09-30-2007, 10:58 PM
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get 18 qts mercon atf, start with adding 16. don't forget to drain the torque converter. it has a drain plug in that too. then just add from there, ALWAYS check trans fluid at operating temp. 150-170 degrees.
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Here is the link to the transmission fluid change, excellent info. The 4R100 tranny holds almost 18 quarts. Many folks buy 20 quarts to be on the safe side.

http://www.ford-trucks.com/faq/1999faq/Maintenance-AutoT.htm

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I use Schaeffer's synthetic transmission fluid - It's what BTS uses so it's good in my book.

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Here's the same article on FTE:

http://www.ford-trucks.com/article/i...nsmission.html
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