Is Mercon V compatible with Mercon SP?

It is a fully synthetic ATF. It is not compatible with earlier Mercon fluids, so it should neither be mixed with Mercon or Mercon V used to replace those fluids. It is not compatible with any other fluid, either. Mercon SP—a version of Mercon V with an enhanced additive package.
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What is Mercon ATF?

DEARBORN, MI – Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD) has announced MERCON V as the replacement for MERCON Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF). Automatic transmissions, power steering systems and manual transmissions previously requiring MERCON must, as of July 1, be serviced with MERCON V.
  • Do different cars need different power steering fluid?

    Different vehicle applications may require different types of power steering fluid. Some use ATF transmission fluid such as Dexron, Mercon, Type F, ATF+4, etc.) but many newer vehicles use some type of synthetic-based hydraulic fluid that is specifically formulated for power steering use.
  • What type of transmission fluid is type A?

    Automatic transmission fluid (ATF), also known as transmission fluid or tranny fluid for short, is the fluid used in vehicles with self-shifting or automatic transmissions. It is typically coloured red or green to distinguish it from motor oil and other fluids in the vehicle.
  • How much is a quart of transmission fluid?

    Modern cars usually require a specific type of transmission fluid like ATF+4 or SP4, which can range in price from $8 to $20 per quart. The average fluid change requires 5 to 7 quarts of fluid ($50-$70), a new filter ($20-$30), and sometimes, a new pan gasket (typically included in filter kits).
B.

What is mercon 5 transmission fluid?

Castrol® Transmax™ Mercon® V automatic transmission fluid is certified for use in Ford vehicles requiring Mercon® or Mercon® V. Enhanced friction durability provides superior transmission life and promotes smooth shifting. Exceptional thermal protection guards against transmission wear.
  • Is Valvoline Mercon V full synthetic?

    Yes. Valvoline makes several synthetic ATFs. MaxLife® ATF, Valvoline ATF for MERCON® V* applications, ATF +4 and DEXRON® VI are all synthetic transmission fluids. The Valvoline Company does not have a documented shelf life exposure on finished motor oil or automatic transmission fluid.
  • What is Mercon ATF?

    DEARBORN, MI – Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD) has announced MERCON V as the replacement for MERCON Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF). Automatic transmissions, power steering systems and manual transmissions previously requiring MERCON must, as of July 1, be serviced with MERCON V.
  • Is dexron 6 a synthetic?

    Valvoline DEXRON -VI ATF (automatic transmission fluid) is formulated with premium synthetic base stocks and advanced additive technology, and meets all the stringent requirements of General Motors' DEXRON -VI specification*, which is designed for the modern automatic transmissions in GM vehicles.
C.

Is Mercon V compatible with mercon?

Mercon V—the most common Ford ATF in late model Fords, it is very much like Dexron III. It is a fully synthetic ATF. It is not compatible with earlier Mercon fluids, so it should neither be mixed with Mercon or Mercon V used to replace those fluids. It is not compatible with any other fluid, either.
  • What is Dex Merc?

    Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF. Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF is formulated with premium base stocks and advanced additive technology to meet the challenging demands of an automatic transmission environment. It is a high-quality, friction-modified lubricant qualified by both General Motors and Ford.
  • Is all Mercon V synthetic?

    Mercon® V ATF Synthetic Blend. Mercon® V is recommended for use in all transmissions, hydraulic systems, and power steering units manufactured by American, European, Korean, Japanese and other manufactures from around the world specifying Mercon V type transmission fluids.
  • What replaces dexron 111?

    Substitutes for Dexron III Transmission Fluid. General Motors (GM) produced the Dexron line of automatic transmission fluids beginning in the 1940s. Dexron III (H) and Dexron III/Saturn are upgrades to Dexron III fluids, and Dexron VI became the official replacement to Dexron III.

Updated: 26th November 2019

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