Is There a Filter in the Transmission?

Answer An automatic transmission does have a filter. It is in the pan on the bottom of the transmission. The pan must be removed to access the filter. Some transmission pans have a drain plug to remove th... Read More »

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Is there a transmission fluid change for a manual transmission?

Yes, but the necessity of changing fluid depends on your vehicle. Some newer models are essentially maintenance-free; refer to the owner's manual of your make and model. If there is any noise or pe... Read More »

How to Remove a Transmission Filter?

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 »

How to Replace the Transmission Oil and Filter?

The transmission on a vehicle is located on the bottom of the vehicle connected to the rear of the engine. On the bottom of the transmission is a small metal plug that will need to be removed in or... 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 »