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Old 05-03-2003, 06:21 PM
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Hi. Various brands have the transmission fluid “Ford Type F” (Ford M2C 33F). Is that the right ATF for the Cruise-O-Matic transmission?
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Default RE: Transmission fluid

Yes, Type F (F stands for Ford)is correct for the Cruis-0-Matic. The more commmon and modern Dextron II and III fluids also will work.

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Old 05-05-2003, 04:49 PM
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OK, then I will go for the Type F fluid when I change the fluid.

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Old 05-07-2003, 12:28 PM
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A mechanic friend of mine tells me that any transmission fluid will work in the cruise-0-matic. I have Type F in my 1959 and I have Dextron II in my 1960. No problems so far. The later Ford C6 transmiisons need type F exclusively.

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