In this video, you will learn about automatic transmission services. Changing your own transmission fluid may cause damage to your car, if not done correctly. You might accidentally use the wrong transmission fluid, you might change it incorrectly, or you might not even want to change it at all.
Some people believe that modern transmission fluids don’t need to be changed. That is not true, all transmission fluids need to be changed eventually. Older cars will need the fluid changed more frequently than newer cars. Changing your transmission fluid will help the transmission last longer. First, you are going to want to look for the dipstick. If there is no transmission dipstick, you will have to deal with that. Changing fluid is a dirty job and you do not want to get it on your hands. Make sure to wear protective gloves. Be sure to also have a drain pan ready so you can drain the old transmission fluid out before pouring in the new. There is a lot to know about transmission fluid. Keep watching this video for more information.