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Transmission Fluid Low

Mazior R.

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I have the 4.0 SOHC with the Automatic transmission and I check the fluid level on the dipstick and its about a quart or two low. I looked up on youtube on how to add transmission fluid to it and you have to go under the car and etc. Is it possible that I can put a funnel on the dip stick hole and pour it in through there? Thanks...
 
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Craigerz

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Is it possible that I can put a funnel on the dip stick hole and pour it in through there?

That's hows its done. Did you make sure the engine was warm and running when you checked it?
 
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Mazior R.

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That's hows its done. Did you make sure the engine was warm and running when you checked it?
Yeah it was, I checked it after I recharge the A/C because I was under the hood anyways and thanks for telling me. Another thing is after it shifts into gear, it jumps a little but most likely because of low fuid.
 
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I think I found the video you were looking at. It looked like a newer one. I can't tell you for sure but a lot of cars went to the "service less" transmissions. My girls Honda doesn't have a dipstick, filter or anything. You just pop the transmission drain plug and refill it until it comes out the top hole like manual. I don't like it but I'm sure the video you were looking was for something like that. Could be wrong though. I'm no mechanic.
 
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The 5R55E is the last 5R55 for Explorers that has the dipstick, yes? I know at least some 3rd gen Explorers with 5R55 don't have one.
 
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No 5R55S or 5R55W have fill tubes, or dipsticks. imp
 
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