Transmission Flush vs. Change?

Answer Transmission flushes seem as though they might be superior to a simple fluid change, but the reality is a bit more complicated. Fluid changes are fairly safe, but flushing can cause serious damage.

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How to Change & Flush Transmission Fluid?

Flushing the transmission fluid in the engine needs to be done every 20 to 40 thousand miles depending on the vehicle. Always read the owner's manual to find out the exact mileage requirements. Flu... Read More »

Automatic Transmission: Fluid Change Vs. Power Flush?

Transmission fluid is generally one of the most neglected fluids on any car. Though most people have a basic idea of why engine oil changes are important, very few seem to understand the benefits o... Read More »

How to Change & Flush the Cleaning Fluid System in a Transmission?

The replacement of transmission fluid is of the utmost importance and a critical part of car maintenance. The procedure will remain essentially the same for an automatic or a manual transmission. A... Read More »

Is it Better to Change the Fluid in Your Transmission or Flush it Out?

The transmission fluid provides lubrication and cooling for the gears and parts working within the automatic transmission housing. CarTalk adds that the fluid actually transmits power from the engi... Read More »