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#1 Old 01-02-2009, 08:14 PM
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How many quarts of transmission fluid

I have 2008 5.7 hemi and I am changing the tansmission pan. How many quarts will I need and what type?

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#2 Old 01-02-2009, 09:23 PM
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ATF+4 and I think 7 or 8 will be enough. I picked up the Mopar fluid at WalMart when I last did mine.

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It kinda depends if youre getting a deeper
pan or not. If you are then I would go ahead
and switch to synthetic like Ams or RP.

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I use this amsoil site for fluid capacities. So far it is accurate.
http://www.amsoil.com/scripts/runisa...msoiloaf:index

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Thanks for the help. I am replacing the pan with the same OEM pan. The truck only has 900 miles on it but after hitting a concrete block in the middle of the road it dented the pan. Since insurance is paying for everything I thought I would save me the money and do the pan and exhaust tomorrow myself. Monday it goes into the shop for a new frame.

Thanks for amsoil link I bookmarked the site I have always heard great things about their products,
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