Live a Dodge Durango and my transmission is slipping real bad how thin is transmission fluid supposed to be?

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Thin. Does it smell like cork? Is the fluid gritty? What do you need a transmission for, if you live in it?

  • In
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Very thin (like brake fluid), red, and no burnt odor. Try changing the transmission filter and fluid. If that doesn't fix the problem then head to the transmission shop. STAY AWAY FROM AAMCO!!!

    • Eastside Guz
      Lv 6
      2 months agoReport

      Listen to what In and al advised you. First try it yourself or go to a jiffy lube to replace the filter. Rebuilding or replacing a transmission can be very costly and take days to complete.

  • bo
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    thin and red in color. find a local shop at ATRA.COM for more help

  • 2 months ago

    When an automatic tranny slips it's junk and needs rebuilding.

    Source(s): Mitsubishi Master Tech
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  • CB
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    About 30wt but the fact that you think that is a legitimate worry means you haven't a clue.

    Make sure the fluid level is correct

    It is not burnt smelling

    If above ok, replace the trans filter,

    If that doesn't do it take it to AAMCO for service.

  • 2 months ago

    it's about as thick as cooking (vegetable) oil. Try changing your trans filter.

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