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


Registered: 07/02/08
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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.

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#1684532 - 11/25/09 02:13 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: Izb]
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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.
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#1684717 - 11/25/09 06:05 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: Ben99GT]
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The new is back-spec'ed for Mercon use, no?

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#1684753 - 11/25/09 06:28 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon V? [Re: ET16]
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Yep
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#1684823 - 11/25/09 07:23 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: Ben99GT]
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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
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#1685780 - 11/26/09 05:41 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: bdcardinal]
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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XT-5-DM is an outdated pic though, I think they've switched to the black bottles as well.

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#1685939 - 11/26/09 09:22 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: Ben99GT]
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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.
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#1685997 - 11/26/09 10:17 PM Re: What is NEW Motorcraft synthetic blend Mercon [Re: bdcardinal]
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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.
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