That drain is for the pan, but, of course, it won't drain the TC. I'm not
sure that there is a TC plug on your car. My understanding, and it's
limited, is that few if any of the more recent Fords have TC plugs.
If you wanna replace all the fluid, I think there's a proceedure in the Ford
service manual that specifies removing one of the tranny cooler lines and
cycling the engine on and off for brief periods to actually let the tranny
pump the old fluid out as you add new fluid. I read about it for the 2000
Taurus I used to have, but was too chicken to try it for fear of running the
Hopefully someone else can help you more specifically, but maybe that points
you in the right direction.
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