Asked by: Yudelkis Gonzalez De Langarica
asked in category: General Last Updated: 19th February, 2020

Can you use Type F transmission fluid in a Chevy?

Type "F" fluid is a heaver viscosity. Stands more heat also. Just the installation of type "F" fluid will have a firmer shift. You can not use it in a any of the GM overdrive transmissions.

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Beside this, what is compatible with Type F transmission fluid?

Type F is not compatible with any other ATF. Specifically, it is not compatible with Mercon ATFs. Mercon is a suitable replacement for Type H and Type CJ fluid, but not for Type F. Mercon V—the most common Ford ATF in late model Fords, it is very much like Dexron III.

Furthermore, can you mix Type F and dexron? Yes. A newer (in the last 40 years) rebuild of a C4 means it can use Dexron and work just fine. Some people like to use Type just because the antique service manuals say to. Some folks use Dexron and then a single quart of Type F for the additives.

Also to know is, can you put Type F transmission fluid?

Mobil Type F ATF is recommended by ExxonMobil for use in applications requiring Type F fluid as follows: Automatic transmissions in certain older Toyota, Mazda, Volvo, and other imported vehicles that require an ESW-M2C33-F fluid. 1978 and older models of all other Ford cars, vans, and light trucks.

Does it matter what type of transmission fluid I use?

Be sure to check your transmission fluid regularly. Manual transmissions (MTs) use a variety of different fluids–from motor oil to ATF. Continuously variable transmissions (CVTs) allow for smoother shifting than manual or automatic transmissions, as they don't have stepped gears.

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