Basically the same trans behind the duramax. Hi folks, my name is tom johnson.
#10 · jul 23, 2011.
Best transmission fluid for allison 1000. All allison tes 295® approved fluids are synthetic based which offer improved viscosity that other fluids can’t offer. (sorry i missed it before) I am about to do a complete drain and refill on my new 2015 gmc 3500 hd and will also use the amsoil synthetic torque drive transmission fluid.
The motorhome has 16,800 miles on it and to the best of my knowledge has never had any service done to the tranny. Only allison approved transmission fluids are formulated for the unique components of an allison automatic. Allison had a transmission fluid blended to meet a specific spec, theirs= tes 295.
What transmission fluid comes in the transmission from the factory. Allison transmission has developed a fluid and filter calculator, which provides change interval information. I am planning on having the spin on filter changed and also replacing the fluid.
The new duradrive hd synthetic 668 will be the. Best atf for allison transmissions. I have used transynd since 2010 when i bought the coach.
Is it a gm brand or the allison brand? Yes, amsoil synthetic torque drive transmission fluid is great for the allison 1000 transmission. I have a 2002 winnebago with the allison 3000 transmission.
What is the best type of transmission fluid to use and how much does the allison take. The best automatic transmission fluids usually claim to improve vehicle fuel mileage, but renewing the fluid will almost always do that. Get the most from your 2001 2005 allison by converting it to a 6 sd sel power s allison transmission service family rving introduction transmission.
If you have a 3000 or 4000 series transmission, you must know the sump size in order to determine the fluid capacity and filter part numbers. Allison transmission fluid capacity chart. Allison has developed a fluid + filter calculator, which provides change interval information.
If anyone wants more detailed information about the fluid options for the allison, dnewton3 has an extremely thorough overview here. Allison 1000/2000 series transmission technical tips t he allison world series transmissions models 1000,2100,2200,2400,2500 models and variants are found in large variety of truck chassis and busses. There is a lot of allison 1000's out there.
This new feature allows customers to maximize the life of the transmission fluid and filters. I just had the filters and fluid changed (after 36 months) and the service place used dexron. 6520099957, 6610257671, 6620007438), allison transmission has released fluid and filter prognostics for 1000/2000/3000/4000 product families transmissions using allison approved tes 295 fluids.
Stupid me i failed to tell them to use synthetic. Models come wide or close ratio gear sets, with or without pto provisions, to properly id these units you need the serial. Allison does not recommend using a machine to filter or flush the transmission.
Fluid and filter allison transmission model overview allison transmission f 6 training course fluid capacity chart off road transmission calculations. I have been running it in my 2005 gmc 2500 hd for about 8 years. Gm did not make the allison transmission.
Only allison approved transmission fluids are formulated for the unique components of an allison automatic. Allison approved fluids that are synthetic based offer improved viscosity that other fluids can’t offer. Now, think about how many allison 1000 transmissions there are out there in trash trucks, fire trucks, busses, ups trucks, gm/chevy trucks ect.
Transynd (allison's severe duty) transmission fluid. The transmission now slams into 4th gear as the coach decelerates. I have a bought new 2018 chevy duramax 2500 with the allison 1000 transmission.