Fix It Right! – Automatic Transmission Service

Fix It Right! – Automatic Transmission Service (S1E2) Demonstrated on a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4WD. In this video, we demonstrate how to perform a full gasket-and-filter service on an automatic transmission. Most vehicle manufacturers suggest that this process be performed on regular intervals – usually 30000 miles or 4 years, whichever comes first – but some manufacturers don’t recommend this process at all or have designed their transmissions to not need filter replacement. Be sure to check your vehicle’s owner’s manual for specifics for your vehicle, such as whether and how often to perform this service and what fluids/oils to use. IMPORTANT NOTE: Please read the disclaimer text at the start of the video before attempting anything shown therein. Take your time, take care, and be safe! About the “Fix It Right!” video series: “Fix It Right!” is a series of how-to videos intended to give do-it-yourselfers basic instructions on proper vehicle repair and maintenance. All of our videos show real repairs being performed on real vehicles by real technicians in a real auto shop. (Repairs are filmed and shown with the permission of the vehicles’ owners.) Although there may be more than one way to perform any particular repair (and in many cases there are lots of ways!) we try to focus on the methods that will be safest and most expedient for DIYers with limited access to tooling and equipment. We will also occasionally be showing repair processes that are too complex or
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