Re: mercon V fluid in my 96 powerstroke e40d!?
That's not correct.
Any fluid that says MERCON V and was produced after 2005 MUST meet the new MERCON V spec or Ford won't issue a license to put MERCON V on the label.
I am not a Master Tech, but I was a Ford transmission engineer and helped run some of the testing the qualified fluids to get their MERCON licenses.
Former Ford Automatic Transmission Engineer
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