The radio frequency used by your remote control can also be used by. Once the transmission fluid exchange is completed, disconnect the atf fluid exchanger wpower steering fluid exchanger. Complete video instructions to add transmission fluid to a 2008 ford focus s 2. This was in the focus manual all it says in the st supplement is to see the owners manual. How to add bluetooth to a new ford explorer by logorado. This service also should include a flush and replacement of your ford focus transmission fluid. Did alot research on the subject at the time and determined the ford fluid was the best to use. In ford s quest for more performance and better fuel economy, ford has been coming out with innovative transmissions on a regular basis. If you are looking for a safety data sheet sds for either a u. How to change automatic transmission fluid in a ford focus. Jun 15, 2012 i own a 2012 ford focus with the 6 speed powershift transmission.
Remember to also change the oil in the torque converter and filter in the transmission. Thanks to its exclusive and dedicated formula, multi dctf. The right is reserved to change specifications, colours of the models and items illustrated and. Because you do not control the transmission shift pattern or rpm timing, your transmission will not be subjected to stress as a manual transmission would be. Ford edge fluids maintenance and change intervals youtube. This product is made of highquality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements. Ford transmission fluids, oils, additives automatic, manual. The new fluid could loosen up crud inside, and deposit i. When and how to check fluid level engine should be running. Do i need to change transmission fluid on a ford focus. I own a 2012 ford focus with the 6 speed powershift. Transmission fluid level check ford focus 20082011.
Fix transmission fluid leaks ford focus 20082011 2010. How to change the transmission filter on a 2003 ford focus. Aug 25, 20 in this video i will show how to change ford focus manual mtx75 transmission fluid. Jan 25, 2007 i dont know much about cars and have a question. Welcome to ford customer service divisions motorcraft automotive chemicals and lubricants u.
Youll also want to have your accessory drive belts inspected at every service interval from now on. Weather and the minute part of metal in the transmission determines when to change the fluid. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your focus and how to check the transmission fluid level. If you are looking for a specific product, click on product search. Jul 04, 2016 2007 ford focus requires 2 quarts of motorcraft xtm5qs transmission fluid. Using the scan tool with the engine running, check and make sure that the transmission is at normal operating temperature 49c60c 120f140f. The torque spec for the transmission pan bolts is 7 newtonmeters or about 5 footpounds, not 1214 footpounds as stated in the video. Ford focus manual transmission fluid change cost estimate. I own a 2012 ford focus with the 6 speed powershift transmission. Viewers should only seek the help of a trained professional located at a licensed auto repair shop for any fix, modification, alteration, or any change to their vehicle. Mercon v is the incorrect transmission fluid for a 2008 ford focus. When i put the car on ramps i can see a drain plug for the transmission.
Transmission fluid level check ford focus 20082011 2009. Ford focus svt manual transmission fluid change cost. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Place a sixquart drain pan directly under the transmission. I should have realised this and the oil change warning remained. Ford focus service manual transmission fluid exchange. Ee8j 19a321 aa march 20 first printing owners manual fiesta litho in u. I asked my dealer the same thing and they said, that 2008 2011 ford focus has to only be inspected every 30,000 miles. To change the fluid in the rs you will need 2 liters of motul multi dctf. Check your owners manual or contact your local dealer to verify your years fluid type and capacity.
What frequency to change automatic transmission fluid. Check you owners manual to be sure but 50100k sounds about right to me assuming by standard transmission, you mean manual. This is one reason why, they say changing transmission fluid when it is already worn out, isnt a good idea. Jun 25, 2009 the changing of transmission fluid depends on a few factors. Motorcraft full synthetic manual transmission fluid for focus. Torco mtf manual transmission fluid is a special light viscosity, low friction oil with superior load carrying and wear protection properties. Change manual transmission fluid at 150k ford focus st. May 30, 2008 if you wwatch your tachometer, you will notice a certain rpm that your trnasmission will shift into each of its foward gears. Motorcraft full synthetic manual transmission fluid for.
How to change focus st transmission fluid 50,000 miles. Genuine ford replacement collision parts meet our stringent requirements for fit, finish. Best way transmission fluid oil change ford focus youtube. I got a message on my 2016 ford focus tdci titanium centre. Api gl5, sae 75w90 semisynthetic transmission fluid. Motorcraft full synthetic manual transmission fluid for focus zetecsvtst170duratec miscellaneous.
Focus rs motul dctf transmission fluid fits 2016 2018. Raise the car with the floor jack and support it on jack stands. Learn more about scheduling maintenance for your ford here. View the ford maintenance schedule for your vehicle to know when to get an oil change, your next vehicle checkup, inspect your brakes, check or rotate your tires and more. Report of a repeat os driveshaft oil seal leak on a 2011 focus 1.
What type of transmission fluid does a 2006 ford focus. View and download ford svt focus owners manual online. In this video i will show how to change ford focus manual mtx75 transmission fluid. If the transmission fluid return rate is less than 0. I know i need to change the brake fluid and power steering but really confused with a transmission fluid flush. The drivers manual logically states that there are separate rear brake lamps. In fords quest for more performance and better fuel economy, ford has been coming out with innovative transmissions on a regular basis. View the ford maintenance schedule for your vehicle to know when to get an oil change, your next vehicle checkup, inspect your brakes, check or rotate your. The changing of transmission fluid depends on a few factors. The engine in your 2009 ford focus should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. I am trying to change the fluid in the manual transmission but i cant find anything on how much it takes or how to do it. How to replace transmission fluid and filter 0007 ford focus. How do i check transmission fluid in 2003 ford fous svt.
The fluid replacement intervals are based on my 500,000 miles of experience with the ford edge model years 2008 and 2011. If you drive in a hot climate then it is advisable to change fluid and filter every 50000 miles. When the car shudders on a slight acceleration up a slight grade, change it. Their advice was to flush out the transmission fluid and power steering and brake fluids.
You can browse through the catalog by clicking on the product category tabs above. I know fluid has come a long way but is that right. At this point, youll want to have your accessory drive belts replaced if you havent already. Unfollow ford focus manual transmission to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. The worst complaints are stutters and hesitates, throttle or powertrain failure, and buckingnot enough power. It says the fluid needs to be changed in the transmission at 150,000 miles. Ford focus transmission flush question michigan sportsman.
Auto transmission fluid changeflush required at 30k miles. Transmission fluid has detergent additives in it, that wear out eventually. Complaint of badly fitted nearside doors and dab radio not. Ive seen several recommendations here to change automatic transmission fluid as often as 30k, no matter what the manufacturer recommends. I just recently got a oil changed at ford dealership. The 2011 manual says changes auto trans fluid and filter every 60,000mi, or if you fall into a severe service usage, every 30,000mi. Ford may change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation. Look up your ford vehicle maintenance schedule official ford. Aug, 2017 2010 ford focus transmission fluid change car girl chronicles. This product is made of highquality components to meet. Ford focus maintenance schedule richmond ford dealership. My wifes car 2009 scion tc auto and my previous vehicle 2009 jeep patriot manual required a flush at 60k.458 48 737 1143 212 731 1467 1434 1058 1082 1345 559 512 393 1372 1426 1396 1299 1438 265 1524 1501 1262 728 1268 279 137 1057 40 158 461 1476 280 772 573 472