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mazda6 6 speed fluid, blue FZ #4807802
07/07/18 03:29 PM
07/07/18 03:29 PM
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2014 6 83k, been a great car, did a 4.5 quart drain and fill via dipstick hole at 40k,
noticed hard 1_2 shift when cold.
did a second 4.5 quart last week, seems better. both times I used genuine e $$
anyone have issues with thus transmission?

Re: mazda6 6 speed fluid, blue FZ [Re: cudavid] #4807831
07/07/18 04:08 PM
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FWIW we see very few issues with the transmissions in the SkyActiv cars. We have replaced a few due to people putting incorrect fluid in, really easy to tell based on color.


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Re: mazda6 6 speed fluid, blue FZ [Re: bdcardinal] #4808115
07/08/18 05:56 AM
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Sis has a 2012 Mazda3 and I have 4 qts. of the FZ ready for a D&F. Maybe I should get a fifth?


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