Im pretty sure its my transmission but its shifting hard to reverse and spewing oil

Asked by Dec 09, 2015 at 07:39 PM about the 1996 Ford F-350 4 Dr XLT Crew Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

8 Answers

76,925

Spewing transmission oil from where?

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Its all over tge oil pan and front axle like a good puddles under it

76,925

Is the oil red or brown? That sounds like it might be engine oil.

76,925

Check the transmission cooler lines that go to the radiator.

Its brown and the lines are intact

And it was shifting hard to reverse but not any other gears and its auto

76,925

Brown is probably engine oil. Check the transmission fluid level. If the fluid is brown it is burnt, normally it should be red. Blowing oil out all over the place sounds like a crank seal gone bad.

76,925

Check the engine oil level too!

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