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Transmission Fluid Check for AWD Mountaineer

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Old 04-13-2010, 06:13 PM   #1
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Transmission Fluid Check for AWD Mountaineer

I am looking at buying a used 03 Mountaineer with a V-8 and AWD. I know the transmissions in these trucks don't have a dipstick and I want to check the transmission fluid to see if it is burnt. I will be able to put the truck on a lift. what is the best way to get a small sample of the transmission fluid?

Also, while i have it in a lift what else should I check out?
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