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#1742320 - 01/14/10 01:33 AM What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV?
HitManX Offline


Registered: 11/22/08
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Loc: GC/TX
My Mag Hytec pan and Suncoast external filter arrived for my F350 (5R110W) slobber and I would like to know what ATFs are compatible with the LV recommendation from Ford...

Is the Mercon LV syn from the factory? For some reason I believe so. And if so, I suppose I would just go with whatever is least expensive on the market.

I have found out that AMSoil makes one as does Mobil 1. Does anyone know if D4 from Redline is compatible?



Thanks
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#1742328 - 01/14/10 01:58 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: HitManX]
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Best bet would be to call Redline. I think D6 would be a closer match, though.
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#1742354 - 01/14/10 03:49 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: Colt45ws]
HitManX Offline


Registered: 11/22/08
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Originally Posted By: Onmo'Eegusee
Best bet would be to call Redline. I think D6 would be a closer match, though.




Ah probably since it states it is for the Mercon SP, which I believe was replaced by the LV.
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#1742374 - 01/14/10 06:18 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: HitManX]
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Registered: 09/03/09
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The Amsoil low viscosity fluid is compatible.http://www.amsoil.com/catalog.aspx?code=ATLQT-EA

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#1742491 - 01/14/10 08:56 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: miker1]
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Registered: 09/04/08
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Loc: Western Washington

APPLICATIONS
AMSOIL Synthetic Fuel Efficient Automatic Transmission Fluid is recommended for automatic transmissions and other applications requiring DEXRONŽ VI, MERCONŽ LV, SP or Toyota WS.

http://www.amsoil.com/storefront/atl.aspx
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#1746683 - 01/18/10 07:22 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: hate2work]
HitManX Offline


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Guys/gals, yes I am aware AMSoil is compatible... stated that in my first post.

Asking WHAT ELSE is that is on the market. This way I can price out other products and purchase the best for the least price.
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#1746712 - 01/18/10 08:00 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: HitManX]
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The words compatable and suitable is scary if you look up the meaning.
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#1746828 - 01/18/10 09:52 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: Eddie]
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Originally Posted By: Eddie
The words compatable and suitable is scary if you look up the meaning.


Definitely agree.^
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#1746907 - 01/18/10 11:17 AM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: lexus114]
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#1747297 - 01/18/10 05:20 PM Re: What ATFs are compatible with Mercon LV? [Re: unDummy]
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