Recent Topics
Rotella T6 5w-40, 13,015 mi., 2003 Jetta ALH
by R80RS
07/25/14 08:28 AM
QS3614 (Puro Classic) cut open.
by mrsilv04
07/25/14 08:25 AM
Purolator PL25288 cut open.
by mrsilv04
07/25/14 08:19 AM
Amsoil 20W50 5,663 miles in BMW Motorcycle R1100S
by SouthernYankee
07/25/14 07:10 AM
Fram Ultra FAILURE
by DriveHard
07/25/14 06:51 AM
What does E85 smell like ?
by Merkava_4
07/25/14 03:30 AM
Thoughts on General Grabber AT2
by Camprunner
07/25/14 02:46 AM
Collinite 845 over Meguiars Cleaner Wax
by bobbob
07/25/14 12:57 AM
Micro Guard MGL 3682 (4k miles)
by stang5
07/25/14 12:40 AM
Echo Trimmer Carb rebuild, er upgrade
by Team_FAST
07/24/14 11:02 PM
Dodge Hellcat acceleration times released
by 901Memphis
07/24/14 10:42 PM
Questions about Castrol TWS / Edge Professional
by bimmerdriver
07/24/14 09:38 PM
Newest Members
hmmm, ggt1_02, LibertyFlyer, Wordfreak, tjon
50753 Registered Users
Who's Online
91 registered (2010_FX4, ARCOgraphite, AandPDan, 123Saab, abycat, 9 invisible), 1669 Guests and 236 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
50753 Members
64 Forums
216759 Topics
3411782 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG

Topic Options
#1684508 - 11/25/09 01:28 PM What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V?
Izb Offline


Registered: 07/02/08
Posts: 286
Loc: London, UK
What is difference: old Motorcraft Mercon V(semi-synthetic, of course) vs newest Motorcraft Synthetic blend Mercon V?
p.s. Conoco(Motorcraft OEM) http://www.conocophillipslubricants.com/brands-products/conoco_brand/power_transmission_fluid.aspx doesn't have such synthetic blend ATF.

Top
#1684532 - 11/25/09 02:13 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: Izb]
Ben99GT Offline


Registered: 02/25/05
Posts: 4294
Loc: MS
I believe its the same black bottle Mercon V they've been selling for a little while now, it appears to be a Chevron bottle not ConocoPhillips.
_________________________
2001 F150 Supercrew
1991 Mustang LX notch
1999 Mustang GT


Top
#1684717 - 11/25/09 06:05 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: Ben99GT]
ET16 Online   content


Registered: 10/28/08
Posts: 620
Loc: MD
The new is back-spec'ed for Mercon use, no?

Top
#1684753 - 11/25/09 06:28 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: ET16]
Ben99GT Offline


Registered: 02/25/05
Posts: 4294
Loc: MS
Yep
_________________________
2001 F150 Supercrew
1991 Mustang LX notch
1999 Mustang GT


Top
#1684823 - 11/25/09 07:23 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: Ben99GT]
bdcardinal Offline


Registered: 06/03/05
Posts: 6323
Loc: Santa Barbara, CA
linky wouldnt open at work, but are we talking about this:

http://www.fcsdchemicalsandlubricants.com/Main/product.asp?product=Synthetic%20Blend%20MERCON%AE%20V%20Automatic%20Transmission%20and%20Power%20Steering%20Fluid&category=Transmission%20Fluid

or this:

http://www.fcsdchemicalsandlubricants.com/Main/product.asp?product=MERCON%AE%20V%20Automatic%20Transmission%20and%20Power%20Steering%20Fluid&category=Transmission%20Fluid

looks like my links fail, copy and paste. i will look at home to further dig into this with a computer that is more up to date.


Edited by bdcardinal (11/25/09 07:24 PM)
Edit Reason: computer at work = fail
_________________________
2014 Ford Mustang GT Track Pack
1995 Ford Mustang GT

Ford/Mazda Parts Counter

NRA Endowment Member

"Fear disturbs your concentration."
-Sabine Schmitz

Top
#1685780 - 11/26/09 05:41 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: bdcardinal]
Ben99GT Offline


Registered: 02/25/05
Posts: 4294
Loc: MS
The black bottle, the first one.



XT-5-DM is an outdated pic though, I think they've switched to the black bottles as well.

_________________________
2001 F150 Supercrew
1991 Mustang LX notch
1999 Mustang GT


Top
#1685939 - 11/26/09 09:22 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: Ben99GT]
bdcardinal Offline


Registered: 06/03/05
Posts: 6323
Loc: Santa Barbara, CA
they are different fluids. we are supposed to use that fluid in certain year T-3650 transmissions and Terminator T56 transmissions, can also be used in the Condor TR-6060.
_________________________
2014 Ford Mustang GT Track Pack
1995 Ford Mustang GT

Ford/Mazda Parts Counter

NRA Endowment Member

"Fear disturbs your concentration."
-Sabine Schmitz

Top
#1685997 - 11/26/09 10:17 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: bdcardinal]
Ben99GT Offline


Registered: 02/25/05
Posts: 4294
Loc: MS
XT-5-QM has the exact same bottle as the one above but with a different label. It appears to be a Chevron bottle just like the one in the pic above. Different fluids but from the same supplier.
_________________________
2001 F150 Supercrew
1991 Mustang LX notch
1999 Mustang GT


Top