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JT
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2011 11:01:01 PM

How often do you change the transmission fluid in your primary vehicle?
Never
25,000 miles (40,000 km) or less
25,000 - 50,000 miles (40,000 - 80,000 km)
50,000 - 75,000 miles (80,000 - 120,000 km)
75,000 - 100,000 miles (120,000 - 160,000 km)
Over 100,000 miles (160,000 km)
It varies / whenever my mechanic
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MoTown44240
Sophomore Author Akron

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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2013 9:50:46 AM

150,000 miles
5w30
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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2013 2:47:16 PM

Every 30.000 miles
achung53
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2012 9:46:06 AM

It varies / whenever my mechanic
HFAJR0034
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Message Posted: Apr 11, 2012 6:06:30 AM

every 10,000 miles
roxyone
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2012 5:05:17 PM

70,000
mikekoonie
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Message Posted: Dec 15, 2011 9:15:34 PM

Car is too old I thing it came on the Mayflower no I don't

[Edited by: mikekoonie at 12/15/2011 10:17:50 PM EST]
agabeefy
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Message Posted: Dec 5, 2011 9:00:06 PM

100.000 km
pcprof
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Message Posted: Nov 15, 2011 12:03:51 AM

50,000 - 75,000 miles
randyt58
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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2011 11:28:47 PM

never
pcprof
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2011 9:19:59 PM

50,000
sexyreddGA
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2011 6:02:20 PM

never
vijayguneta
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2011 9:03:02 AM

when suggested by the mechanic
Metal_Slug
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2011 3:26:00 AM

100,000 on manual; cut that in half for automatics. Maybe even slightly lower for "extreme conditions."
Dadickinson
Rookie Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2011 10:59:39 AM

I do not know anything about car. But I have a very good Mechanic and when my Mechanic said to do it. That when I get it done.
95Vette
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2011 2:44:07 PM

50K
TexasTon
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2011 4:38:40 PM

Every 12K or as close as I can to that.
95Vette
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2011 8:54:32 AM

100,000 miles
commins
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2011 9:18:18 AM

Eagle33PA..... That's transmission fluid, not engine oil .... jeezz!
eagle33PA
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2011 7:04:56 PM

Every 3-6000 miles
skb69sa
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Message Posted: Aug 17, 2011 7:49:01 PM

It varies / whenever my mechanic
dongo50
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Message Posted: Aug 8, 2011 3:56:11 AM

truck-never, car was changed by dealer at 50k because of warranty.
pkhdonovan
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2011 4:08:56 AM

when my mechanic tells me its needed
elt
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2011 1:57:15 AM

30,000 every
mitta4gas
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Message Posted: Aug 4, 2011 11:12:23 AM

-
RoxannaAl
Sophomore Author Alabama

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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2011 1:53:09 PM

50.000

[Edited by: RoxannaAl at 8/3/2011 2:53:56 PM EST]
johnbwolf
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2011 4:19:41 PM

50,000 miles
PICKLEHIMER
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2011 3:30:17 PM

50,000 mi
monkey102010
Veteran Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2011 2:36:43 PM

I do it myself and I go according to the manual for my car which is every thirty thousand.
estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2011 11:05:48 PM

50,000 - 75,000 miles (80,000 - 120,000 km)
kj71TX
Sophomore Author Texas

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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2011 11:33:12 AM

it varies, whenever mechanic recommends.
tkdoege49
Rookie Author Indiana

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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2011 2:31:40 AM

never, i was never told that you had to...
pcprof
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2011 12:24:49 AM

50000
mausey
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2011 6:44:48 PM

Never. My mechanic friend does it.
lilman08
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Message Posted: Jul 16, 2011 8:24:01 AM

75,000
Kellylundgren2011
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2011 7:27:45 PM

Never
buddyboy8160
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2011 8:37:58 AM

Never
LissettTX
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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2011 12:52:18 PM

I go by owners manual.
Luvlots6
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2011 3:43:06 PM

30,00 miles
denwabe
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2011 11:29:28 AM

Every 30,000 miles
HardeepWA
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2011 12:15:59 AM

It varies / whenever my mechanic recommended.
CoolLashes
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2011 1:03:01 PM

When needed.
OaklandInvaders
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2011 12:07:21 PM

Between 90 to 100K miles on older cars. Newer cars 2007+ can stretch out to 100-125K. Always consult with your owner's manual on maintenance intervals and by your climate-road-type of driving factored conditions.
dwight4
Rookie Author North Carolina

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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2011 12:00:25 AM

3- 6 months
whiskaers
Rookie Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2011 8:43:11 PM

My Lincoln LS has a sealed transmission. Not changed.
xwave97
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2011 10:09:46 AM

75k to 100k
estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2011 12:43:02 AM

75,000 - 100,000 miles (120,000 - 160,000 km)
buddyboy8160
Sophomore Author Florida

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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2011 8:42:49 PM

Between 50,000 - 70,000 miles
dre596
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2011 7:22:27 AM

never
tonyb166
Rookie Author Indiana

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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2011 3:18:00 PM

Never
livable1
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2011 11:16:59 AM

When recommended
777Aviator
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2011 4:33:59 AM

25 - 50 k
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