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1989 T-bird AOD transmission

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Old 07-11-2019, 07:28 PM
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Question 1989 T-bird AOD transmission

So I have the tranny out of the car. Changing the front and rear seal and the dipstick tube seal.

My question is, Is there anything else I really should replace while I have it out?
 
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Old 07-11-2019, 09:02 PM
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You are going to change the fluid and filter Yes/no ?
 
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Old 07-11-2019, 11:18 PM
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That's already done. But the tranny doesn't need to be out of the car for that. I was thinking more of things that can only be done (or are a lot easier) if the tranny is out.
 
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Old 07-12-2019, 11:35 AM
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This is s known good trans, in your driven vehicle? Or a fresh install?
 
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Old 07-13-2019, 09:51 PM
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It is known good. Was just leaking. Small leak but I got tired of the drip, drip, drip.
 
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Old 07-13-2019, 11:26 PM
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So what is right torque on the pan bolts? Is it 5 or 7 ft/lbs ?
 

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The shift governor used to like to come loose on the AOD, but if was normal ops, no need for inspection.
10lbs is good..
 
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