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#12837774 - 07/22/18 03:44 PM Lucas transmission fix
Luke57 Offline
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Registered: 04/06/09
Posts: 1786
Loc: Aledo Tx
Is this stuff good to use for a 2006 f-250 that I tow a fifth wheel with as an additive l
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#12837819 - 07/22/18 04:53 PM Re: Lucas transmission fix [Re: Luke57]
ChuChu1 Offline
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Registered: 03/08/10
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Loc: Gonzales, Tx
I would not recommend any additive to an automatic transmission. Add a transmission cooler but no additives. If it needed that additive, the manufacturer would have put it in.
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#12837834 - 07/22/18 05:10 PM Re: Lucas transmission fix [Re: Luke57]
Bruce's Guide Service Offline
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Registered: 09/04/03
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Loc: southlake
Originally Posted By: Luke57
Is this stuff good to use for a 2006 f-250 that I tow a fifth wheel with as an additive l


http://www.brianstruckshop.com/

Go here and read what he tells his clients. I have two of his rebuilds. Matched to what i do with them. One has over 300,000 thousand on it. since done. The other 746,000
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#12837841 - 07/22/18 05:17 PM Re: Lucas transmission fix [Re: Luke57]
Couples Team Offline
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Registered: 05/02/13
Posts: 303
Loc: Lindale
No additives.. Just a good name brand trans fluid!

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#12877726 - 08/27/18 05:43 AM Re: Lucas transmission fix [Re: Luke57]
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Registered: 02/25/03
Posts: 53653
Loc: Campbell, TX
no way. I used to be a trans specialist for GM dealer. Use only the recommended trans fluid from the mfg. additives are just bandaids and most the time do more harm then good. I have seen valve bodies clogged up from additives to the point where they had to be replaced during the rebuild!

instead of an additive, you should make sure you have a heavy duty transmission cooler. heat is the number 1 killer of transmissions, besides lack of fluid. Trans fluid is used mainly for heat removal and lubrication. clean/good fluid has the lubricity, so adding a HD cooler aids in heat dispersion.

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#12878438 - 08/27/18 05:20 PM Re: Lucas transmission fix [Re: Luke57]
dk2429 Offline
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Registered: 03/28/16
Posts: 619
Loc: Pearland, TX
The transmission fix to that is to bolt an Allison behind it...
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