smell burning trans. fluid. stopped leak, how do i eliminate smell?

Asked by Aug 15, 2014 at 10:36 PM about the 2003 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

34,645

Flush. Not change. Flush the transmission fluid.

246,755

Sounds like you got some on the exhaust. Transmission fluid take a long time to dissipate or burn off. Give it some time. Are you sure you took care of the leak? Any oil leaking or coolant?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • smell burning trans. fluid. stopped leak, how do i eliminate smell? 2 answers

    2003 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Burning smell, No rear light no flashes 1 answer

    We pulled yesterday all day a horse trailer with our F 150 2003. The radio was very warm all the time. At the end of the day bad "burning plastic" smell appeared, and all the rear lights on the truc...

    2003 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab 4WD LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Brunt Rubber Smell 1 answer

    I'm getting a burnt rubber smell when A/C is on if I turn off it's gone . Comp. seems to be running ok I can't see any fraying on the belt . could this be the idler right above the Compressor/ Truck o...

    2012 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • spark plugs wet gas smell??? 7 answers

    I got a 2000 f150 the truck will not go pass 40 on gas pedel all the way down it will shake on drive and reverse it makes poping sounds from the engine I checked my spark plugs wires they are good...

    2000 Ford F-150 XL Stepside SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • trans leak????? 3 answers

    anyone have any thoughts on why my trans would drip a few drops ONLY when carrying a load? Not even a HEAVY load. like 4 bales of hay at 400 lbs. took hay out and no drip. HUMMMMMMMMMM

    1992 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 8,500
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 4,420
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,950
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,915 Great Deals out of 182,758 listings starting at $1,495
Used GMC Sierra 1500
772 Great Deals out of 68,508 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Ram 1500
404 Great Deals out of 10,925 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
332 Great Deals out of 44,361 listings starting at $1,450
Used Toyota Tundra
440 Great Deals out of 34,569 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
531 Great Deals out of 42,959 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Mustang
683 Great Deals out of 44,710 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Titan
180 Great Deals out of 18,911 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Colorado
249 Great Deals out of 27,510 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
583 Great Deals out of 32,919 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Explorer
891 Great Deals out of 64,219 listings starting at $799
Used Ford Ranger
169 Great Deals out of 5,600 listings starting at $900
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
381 Great Deals out of 24,261 listings starting at $2,588

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
873 listings starting at $29,070
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
75 Great Deals out of 123,863 listings starting at $18,199
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
118 Great Deals out of 9,443 listings starting at $14,950
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
218 Great Deals out of 8,925 listings starting at $15,990
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
333 Great Deals out of 12,545 listings starting at $9,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.