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

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

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

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

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

70,000
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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]
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agabeefy
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Message Posted: Dec 5, 2011 9:00:06 PM

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

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

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

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

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

when suggested by the mechanic
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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."
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Dadickinson
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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.
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95Vette
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2011 2:44:07 PM

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

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

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

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

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

It varies / whenever my mechanic
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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.
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pkhdonovan
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2011 4:08:56 AM

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

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

-
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RoxannaAl
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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]
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johnbwolf
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2011 4:19:41 PM

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

50,000 mi
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monkey102010
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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.
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estroh
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2011 11:05:48 PM

50,000 - 75,000 miles (80,000 - 120,000 km)
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kj71TX
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2011 11:33:12 AM

it varies, whenever mechanic recommends.
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tkdoege49
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2011 2:31:40 AM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

When needed.
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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.
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dwight4
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2011 12:00:25 AM

3- 6 months
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whiskaers
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2011 8:43:11 PM

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

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

75,000 - 100,000 miles (120,000 - 160,000 km)
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buddyboy8160
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2011 8:42:49 PM

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

never
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tonyb166
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2011 3:18:00 PM

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

When recommended
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