Ford Automatic Transmission Identification?

Answer Ford's safety compliance certification label on the driver's side door jab will identify the automatic transmission with a single letter. A metal identification tag can be found on other Ford autom... Read More »

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How do I Find a Transmission Cooler for a Ford C-6 Automatic Transmission?

The single most damaging element to an automatic transmission is excessive heat. That is why it is typically worthwhile to install an auxiliary transmission cooler. This applies to the Ford C-6 tra... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Ford Automatic Transmission?

The automatic transmission in your Ford uses special transmission fluid that lubricates the planetary gears inside the transmission housing. These gears, if they are not properly lubricated, will g... Read More »

An Automatic Transmission Leak in a Ford Escort?

The Ford Escort, a compact car available with an automatic transmission, was manufactured from 1981 to 2003. The Escort experienced numerous mechanical issues, including with its transmission. In p... Read More »

History of the Ford Automatic Transmission Models?

The Ford Motor Company has been producing automatic transmissions since 1950. Ford initially used designs from the transmission manufacturer Borg-Warner Inc., and then developed its own automatics.... Read More »