In fact, pay the dealer to do it - they will pump out the old stuff and replace 100% of it with new transmission fluid. An was kind enough to send in a picture of this, as you can see in Figure 10. This is good to remember, as every now and again this problem still seems to surface. Mine you, I drove that Taurus as an industrial sales rep, and mind you I was, and still am, an Amsoil dealer. However, Mitsubishi eliminated the use of the secondary pressure transducer with 2010 model year vehicles.
It had originally come in for one problem, which once resolved brought their attention to a 2 to 3 second delayed engagement into reverse and drive. Some confusion can take place here if you are not careful. For this fluid change, stick with the Motorcraft brand. This transmission is used for powerful Explorer and Taurus with gasoline engines 3. This means converter-related diagnostics will be similar when compared to typical automatic transmissions. A quick failure of the torque converter caused by contaminated oil may be considered as a soft spot of this transmission.
Cause: Here is a quick way to check it. We are the leading automatic transmission experts! Secondary Pressure Sensor Signal 6. Mobil 1 says Recommended, but people have shift issues with it in. The torque converter operates in a conventional way meaning that as a fluid coupling, when at a stop in gear, the engine will not stall. Primary Pressure Sensor Signal 19.
The case connector containing these wires is next to where most of the pressure taps are located on the case Figure 8. As pressure increases inside the pulley this voltage signal will increase proportionally. These codes could be intermittent and may also include Stepper Motor Control issues. The second cause could be a clogged filter. A close look at the data list with a scan tool revealed a loss of an input shaft speed signal. The is the place where the industries best transmission rebuilders work together to help solve the most complex automatic transmission problems.
The condition of the fluid and pan looked good. I always thought Amsoil was supposed to be the best. Having both pulley voltages graphed out on a scope or digital graphing multi-meter is a nice way to see the pressures vary between these two pulleys. Device that may take your focus off, while driving and encourage use, make sure you are aware all applicable, local laws that may affect use. Simple remove the transmission to inspect the filter and replace as needed.
Got the results back, and it had sheared down, and was not holding it's viscosity. The good news is that it is a very nice transmission to repair. This problem occurs because the drain tube exits the bottom of the tray, right above the transmission wiring harness. This valve will be covered near the end of this article. This transmission continues to be produced today.
It was designed in a rare joint effort between General Motors and Ford and first came into production in 2009. Weather permitting, I think I may drop and refill the transmission fluid this weekend. I will probably be racking up the miles faster than anybody else here, so we will know before too long. My '08 Taurus has got 43,000 on it now. If you haven't visited our store that is filled with technical manuals as well as tools, and have a look. It, the greater the safety pleasure you, driving while distracted can result, loss of vehicle control, crash, you use extreme caution when using any.
It is advisable to repair the torque converter and clean the valve body when having problems with shifting and operation of the valve body with solenoids. He has also seen leaking high clutch pistons, a loss of a speed sensor signal due to an internal speed sensor ring not spinning and input shaft-bearing noises. Dodge, Jeep and Mitsubishi terminal number assignments are as follows: 1. It could be something as simple as a bad fuse, to something as complicated as a grounded wire. If your customers transmission reaches a point where it makes more sense to replace it than repair it, I advise you consider doing so with a over one that has simply been rebuilt. For rare overhauls specialists usually order the filter with the pan gasket, which should be replaced with oil after 50-80 thousand kilometers.
Pressure checks were made and nothing seemed to be wrong there. The code was given as P1778. To comment on a part of the text, you can select a part of the text with your mouse - and then the comment options will appear allowing you to also share a part of the text on social network pages. And yes, I'm an Amsoil dealer. One, it generally pissed me off.
These are some of symbols you may, the range available models, sometimes, even before they generally available, may describe options not fitted. Service your vehicle, Ford Motor Company, ford of Canada, service repair, facilities may access share among them, through a direct connection your vehicle. A re-flash took care of this concern. A properly working solenoid will usually return a reading of around 20 — 30 ohms. There is a reason re-manufactured transmissions come with longer warranties. The wiring will obviously need to be repaired as necessary. Problems of this transmission often start with the wear-out of rings and bushes.