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Ford f250: what type of transmission fluid/ power steering fluid

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what type of transmission fluid/ power steering fluid do you use for a ford f250 1987
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Dan replied 8 years ago.

Here is the information you requested. Let me know if you have questions. Thanks

 

 

 

Power Steering / Brake / Clutch Fluid Types
Model NamePower Steering FluidBrake FluidClutch Fluid
F250 HD PICKUPFAHBHHBH
F250 LD PICKUPFAHBHHBH

 

FAAutomatic Transmission. Fluid, Type-F
Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Ford Trucks: XL-8, Spec ESW-M2C33-F.

HBHHydraulic Brake Fluid, Extra Heavy Duty
DaimlerChrysler ex. Mercedes-Benz: DOT 4, Part No. 04549625 meeting MS-9971
Ford, Lincoln, Mazda Trucks, Mercury: High Performance DOT 3, Part No. PM-1,
Spec. ESA-M6C25-A, ex. 2000-01 Focus w/manual transaxle use Super DOT 4, Part No.
YS4Z-19542-AA, Spec. ESD-M6C57-A
Jaguar: Castrol-Girling Universal
Land Rover: DOT 4 only
Mercedes-Benz: Part No. 000 989 08 07 -10 or Part No. 000 989 08 07 -11 or MB
approved products
Peugeot: Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 or 4
Porsche: DOT 4 Type 200
Saab: Use fluid meeting DOT 4 requirements
Volvo: Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT4+

Automatic Transmission Fluid Type

Model NameUnitFluid
F250 HD PICKUPAOTMA
F250 HD PICKUPC6MA
F250 LD PICKUPAOTMA
F250 LD PICKUPC6MA

MAMERCON® Automatic Transmission Fluid
Ford, Lincoln, Mazda Trucks, Mercury:
Mustang W/ TR3650 manual transmissions use Synthetic MERCON® Part No. XT-2-QSM, Spec.
ESR-M2C163-A2. All other transmissions use MERCON® Part No. XT-2-QDX.
Use F7AZ-3F823-BA and XL-9, Spec MERCON in power steering system
Ford light duty Trucks: 1995-1998 Manual Transmission ZF S5-42/47 on vehicles with
7.3L Diesel engine built after 2/2/94 use Synthetic MERCON® Part No. XT-2-QSM,
Spec. ESR-M2C163-A2. 1999-2005 Manual Transmission ZF S5-42/47 on vehicles with
Gasoline or Diesel engine use Synthetic MERCON® Part No. XT-2-QSM, Spec. ESR-
M2C163-A2. 1999-2005 all others use MERCON® Part No. XT-2-QDX