How to Remove a Transmission Filter?

Answer Accessing a vehicle's transmission filter requires removing the transmission pan and draining the transmission fluid. Some vehicles use a fluid pan with a drain valve on the side to drain the fluid... Read More »

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How Do I Remove the Drain Pan and Transmission Filter From a Mazda Protege?

Removing the transmission filter and pan from the Mazda Protege, during a transmission maintenance service, can be messy and difficult if steps are not taken to limit and control the direction and ... Read More »

How to Clean a Transmission Filter?

The transmission filter in your vehicle is designed to catch small metallic particles and keep them from going into the transmission. This filter is made out of metal and needs to be disassembled i... Read More »

Transmission Filter Replacement?

Transmissions are hydraulically controlled components, and therefore use fluid to build the required pressure and to prevent overheating. Although new transmission fluid is clean, the internal comp... Read More »

DIY E46 Transmission Filter Change?

Transmission fluid cools and lubricates the transmission's interior components. As the fluid travels through the transmission, it picks up small metal particles produced by normal wear and tear. If... Read More »