Transmission coolers are always benefical, regardless of the Automatic Transmission used in the car. However in the case of the Jatco transmissions, there was a marked improvement in both the fluid longevity and the shift consistency when you finally dropped the fluid down to nominal spec's.
a cooler will always be benificial to an automatic transmission. just to what degree can be debated. as when fluid get excessive heat in it, it breaks down. and the more heat you can extract from it, the longer it will last. i do not think the newer tranny is prone to the issues that our beloved jatco has, but it would be benificial none the less.
My '06 Mazda 6 is having transmission issues and I have only basic knowledge of cars and no one in my area is familiar with Mazdas so i came here to find help.
As you can tell by the title, my main issue is that it will not shift passed 3rd gear.
It hard shifts into R when i first start the...
I thought this is the Toyota 3309/whatever special fluid/etc, and therefore should be blue or something. Is it ever pink? I guess I mean to ask does anyone (any automaker OE, aftermarket, synth etc) color this fluid pink instead?
I have searched and done my home work.
ATF M-V is not Mercon V per Mazda Bulletin (see attached file).
What is everyone using as an alternative ATF fluid?
?Mobil 1 ATF
? Other brands
Any long-term results?
2007 Mazda6 4-cylinder Auto 40K miles
I have a mazda6, automatic transmission with 5 speeds. I'm getting those codes and I need help. One mechanic said "it might be electrical" while all the others recommended an overhaul...
Would like to hear your input.
Mazda 6 05 Luxury Sports GG AT light and error codes... gearbox replacement??
Mechanic wants to charge $1800 for a gearbox replacement (Second hand gearbox from a Mazda with 91,000 Kilometers on the clock (60,000 Miles)
My mazda 6 2005 is currently displaying the AT light (and engine light)...