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Tanner505 08-19-2013 06:00 PM

best way to check trans fluid wirh cooler
What's the best method of checking transmission fluid with a auxiliary cooler installed.

D_Vail 08-19-2013 06:04 PM

The dipstick? On my 2013 it's under the plastic engine cover on the back left.

Tanner505 08-19-2013 08:28 PM

I kno how to check it that way I'm just wondering if that's the most accurate way to do it with a aftermarket trans cooler

keycat02 08-19-2013 08:59 PM

I check mine while the engine is running and the transmission pump operating. Without the pump running, the fluid will run back into the transmission from the cooler and make it read high.

Tanner505 08-19-2013 10:10 PM

That's how I've checked it but it seems to read differently each time

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