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Old 02-29-2008, 09:15 PM   #1
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NV 3550 fluid change

I used the forum search tool and found the one thread on NV 3550 fluid changes. Am I reading this correct, it never needs to be changed unless contaminated? Thanks in advance. I just want to make sure.

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Old 03-01-2008, 06:32 AM   #2
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Thats what the owners manual says. But the service departments recommend changing every 60,000 miles, or if you have driven though deep water were it could have been contaminated. I don't have a place or the tools to do all this stuff so i just had my trans fluid changed yesterday at the jeep dealership.

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Old 03-01-2008, 06:42 AM   #3
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It's just two bolts, remove the filler bolt first before you drain it. Getting the new fluid in can be interesting, three ways, hand pump that fits the oil can, suction/filler gun or you can remove the shifter and pour it in from up top, that last to me is more work than it's worth.
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Old 03-01-2008, 05:28 PM   #4
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Thanks for the replies. It's just weird that the fluid doesn't need changing. All fluids should be changed are my thoughts. I guess I could change it every 60. Did it when I first purchased the jeep because didn't know the history. Sorry for the ramble, and thanks again.
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Old 03-01-2008, 06:56 PM   #5
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change wouldn't hurt. I do my ax 15
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