This Mustang Parts Installation Guide Works For
If Changing Transmission fluid, you'll also need:
Installation Time: 60 Mins
(Steps related to changing transmission fluid are highlighted in yellow.)
NOTE: Set the cars parking brake before starting any part of this procedure.
Here, you can see how most of the gasket stuck to the shifter rather than the base. Anything that didn't come off here (such as the areas around the bolts) is what needs to come off the mount on the transmission. Now is also a good time to check and make sure the plastic bushing is still seated in the gear selector. If you have a TR3650 transmission, the bushing will come out with the shifter, and needs to be pried off the ball-end of the shifter with a screwdriver.
Royal Purple Synchromax is a high-performance manual transmission fluid that will complement the short-throw shifter by allowing the smoothest possible operation of the transmission. The T5 takes5.6 pints, or 2.8 quarts (check your car's owner's manual). That means three bottles will be necessary for this fluid change.
Installation instructions provided by AmericanMuscle customer Mike Strawbridge.