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05 F350 6.0 Transmission Cooler Lines

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by AccuCon, Apr 13, 2015.

  1. AccuCon

    AccuCon Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 619

    I need to replace my tranny cooler lines from the external filter forward. This doesn't seem to be the easiest job to find parts for and I was looking for some ideas or recommendations from you guys.

    Basically I know I have to custom run everything but was wondering if anyone had any luck with a kit.

    Such as Derale Ford 94-13 Powerstroke Diesel Transmission Trans Cooler Kit 13950

    Any input would be greatly appreciated, thanks!
  2. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,174

    stainless steel braided transmission lines?????
  3. tjctransport

    tjctransport PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,390

    i have started replacing all steel lines with the copper alloy break lines. they never rot out.
  4. AccuCon

    AccuCon Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 619

    I figure if I am doing all this work I should also upgrade the cooler...

    Im wondering if I should go with a remote cooler like the above listed item or go with a new cooler in place of the OEM one...Possibly even a remote cooler to that as well...The cooler I can keep my tranny the happier the truck will be...
  5. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,601

    How do the lines connect to the filter. If there quick connects how would you make them?