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Old 09-01-2009
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i am getting ready to service my transmission and there seems to be a few different fluids i could use ,i was wondering what you guys were running in your old allisons .type c seems hard to find ,some people think 15w40,and others are saying transynd or amsoil but they look pretty expensive ,any help would be appreciated ,thanks alot
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Ray how about contacting Allison with your tranny model number.
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Dextron 3, all ya need. It's cheap so ya can change it more often, fresh atf is good.
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eh rob ,i went to there website and it seems they want you to run transyn i was hoping there was something out there a little more reasonably priced
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thanks mike thats what i was hoping to hear ,no troubles with it as far as your concerned ?have you used it for a while?
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Ray.
Mike is very much in the know about automatic transmissions,whatever he says is good.
He runs a very reputable auto trans shop,and has for many years.
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Listen to Mike Ray. He knows a thing or three about trannies
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