External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267 - MPTOF00001

MOPAR External Transmission Filter: 5179267


  • Brand New Mopar External Transmission Filter
  • Built to strict quality control standards
  • Original equipment part
  • Fits models with 4wd 45RFE, 545RFE, 68RFE transmissions only
OEM Part

Genuine original equipment part (OEM) that was factory installed on your vehicle by the manufacturer.

Part Details

Wear and Tear

This item is backed by a 60-day warranty against defects in materials and workmanship under its intended use. The warranty does not cover normal wear and tear. 

  1. step : Draining the Transmission Fluid (0:45)
    • Raise and support the vehicle
    • Place a drain bucket under the transmission pan
    • Remove the 8mm bolts from the transmission pan (near the front)
    • Loosen the bolts at end of the transmission pan
    • Allow the transmission fluid to drain
    • Loosen the bolts at the end further
    • Allow the transmission to drain further
    • Remove the last of the bolts
    • Remove the pan
  2. step : Removing the Transmission Filter (2:55)
    • Remove the T25 Torx bolt from the transmission filter
    • Pull off the transmission filter evenly
  3. step : Installing the New Transmission Filter (4:52)
    • Insert the transmission filter into place
    • Tighten the T25 Torx bolt to the filter
  4. step : Cleaning the Transmission Pan (5:05)
    • Remove the magnet from the transmission pan
    • Scrape the gasket residue off the pan with a razor blade
    • Scrape the gasket residue off the pan mounting area with a razor blade
    • Clean the magnet thoroughly
    • Check the transmission for debris
  5. step : Installing the Transmission Pan (7:45)
    • Put the magnet into the transmission pan
    • Put a new gasket or RTV onto the transmission pan
    • Thread two 8mm bolts through the pan and gasket to hold the gasket in place
    • Put the pan into place
    • Tighten the two 8mm bolts
    • Insert the remaining 8mm bolts into the pan
    • If need, allow the gasket to cure
    • Tighten the 8mm bolts to 40 inch-pounds
  6. step : Refilling the Transmission Fluid (11:35)
    • Pull out the transmission dipstick
    • Refill the transmission fluid using a transmission funnel
    • Put the dipstick back
    • Start the engine
    • Check the transmission fluid with the vehicle running
    • Stop the engine
    • Add fluid as necessary

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Drain Pan
  • Razor Blade / Gasket Scraper
  • Funnel
  • Floor Jack

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Paper Towels
  • Gasket Adhesive
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Safety Glasses
  • Brake Parts Cleaner
  • Cloth Rags

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench
  • Socket Extensions

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 8mm Socket

  • Torx Drivers & Sockets

  • T25 Torx Driver

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Vehicle Fit

  • 2000-2010 Dodge Dakota External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267
  • 2002-2010 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267
  • 2006-2010 Jeep Commander (XK) External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267
  • 2002 Jeep Liberty External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267
  • 2011-2013 Ram 1500 Truck External Transmission Filter Mopar 5179267

This part replaces:

  • Mopar 5179267
  • OE # 5179267, 5013470, 5179267AC
Part #: MPTOF00001

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Brand #: 5179267

How-to Video:

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