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Old 04-30-2010, 09:31 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Hey wanted to make a review for a product i have used i figured it would be a good idea for other members to use as well to pro long transmission life.

Its called "Lucas automatic transmission fluid conditioner" there is 2 lucas atf additives make sure you get the conditioner and not the "fix" one...

My transmission is running on Mobil 1 Synthetic ATF for over 1 year that product alone has improved my transmission.
But i wanted extra protection.
THIS IS NOT A FIX ADDITIVE Its to "PREVENT" which says on the bottle too
Lets face it guys we run our cars hard and put heavy mods on it! If your ATF isnt bright RED you gotta first go get that done i dont care if your dealer charges you 200 dollars for drain and fill JUST DO IT!
You will thank me later btw....
I know some of you spend LOADS of $$ for performance modifications but you do not take care of that 5 speed or 4 speed you got in there

Remember those mods will do no good if your car is stuck and not running right.
http://www.lucasoil.com/products/dis...tid=9&loc=show
That is the link you can top it off but I SUGGEST checking the color of the ATF first make sure its red and then top it off if its not then you gotta first get it done at the dealer than you can use this.
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Old 04-30-2010, 10:25 PM   #2
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Default Re: Product Review: Lucas

owen, you change your own tranny fluid?
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Old 04-30-2010, 11:09 PM   Thread Starter #3
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owen, you change your own tranny fluid?
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Good stuff Owen. Thanks for the heads up.
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Old 04-30-2010, 11:20 PM   Thread Starter #5
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if i see any of you guys in maxus just ask me and i will look at your atf color,and level
and tell you what you may need or not.
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good info treat ur drive train like ur wifey
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Very good info. Anything preventive is great!!
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Default Re: Product Review: Lucas

How would you compare this to AMSOIL ATF Fluid?
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Originally Posted by Blaxima06 View Post
How would you compare this to AMSOIL ATF Fluid?
This product is not "ATF" it is only a "ATF Conditioner" that you just add one bottle or two to your existing "ATF".
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Default Re: Product Review: Lucas

good info, i personally have been using the LUCAS OIL STABILIZER AND FUEL SYSTEM CLEANER for years. i have only good things to say about these products and would recommend anything made by lucas.
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Default Re: Product Review: Lucas

Will this stuff work on the CVT transmission? I am still trying to figure out where the fill/dipstick for my CVT transmission is because i would like to see what the fluid looks like right now. Im at 47K and the manual says i need to change it at 60K.
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Will this stuff work on the CVT transmission? I am still trying to figure out where the fill/dipstick for my CVT transmission is because i would like to see what the fluid looks like right now. Im at 47K and the manual says i need to change it at 60K.
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Not 100% sure but if it were me....I wouldn't do anything to a CVT besides the regular service interval. You have a nice extended CVT warranty unlike the rest of us lol!!

Nissan strongly stands by their CVT!!
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