i am installing rebuilt transmission, do i have to flush radiator or clean/replace anything before

Asked by Jan 04, 2013 at 11:29 AM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Standard Cab LB

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It would be a good idea to flush the heat exchanger in the radiator so contaminants don't enter your new transmission.

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