9-6. TRANSMISSION ASSEMBLY SERVICE/TEST
This Task Covers:
a. Draining and Filling
b. Test Transmission Hydraulics
Transmission with Oil
Tools and Special Tools
Transmission Oil (Item 23, Appendix C)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Container, 6 gal (22.7 l) capacity
(Item 18, Appendix F)
Shop Equipment, Automotive Maintenance and
Repair, Common No. 1 Less Power
(Item 14, Appendix F)
Transmission cover removed (Para 16-5)
a. Draining and Filling Transmission with Oil.
Start and run engine
(TM 10-3930-673-10) until transmission
temperature is between 160° and l90°F (71.1°
and 87.8°C). Stop engine.
Drain transmission oil from transmission (1).
Place suitable drain pan under
Remove strainer (2) and gasket (3) from
transmission (1). Discard gasket.
Transmission contains approximately 5.5
gallons of oil when filled.
Allow transmission oil to drain from
transmission (1) completely.
Replace transmission oil filter element (Para
Fill transmission (1) with transmission oil.
Clean strainer (2). Install gasket (3) and
strainer (2). Tighten strainer.