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Old 06-13-2004, 05:59 PM
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Question Quick ATF Question

Should I use dino or synth in my 91 300E w/ 125k mi?
Time for her change!
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Old 06-13-2004, 06:41 PM
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dino. delete this thread please.
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Old 06-13-2004, 09:26 PM
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not wanting to open a can of worms,but....

i'll admit ANYONE knows more about tranny fluid than me but when using syn, you should make sure it has friction modifiers.for all i know , they all have modifiers!i don't know what they do but i believe they are important.maybe someone will enlighten us all(gently stiiring,now).whether dino or syn is better is up to someone else to tell(vigorously stirring,now).you were told to delete this thread........
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Old 06-13-2004, 09:32 PM
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The different transmission fluid types all have quite different properties. It's not a "mix n' match" proposition. I don't think it matters much if it's synthetic or not, but if you DO use synthetic, make sure there is "something" on the container saying it is "DexronIII/Mercon" compatable.

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