Checking automatic transmission fluid at cool temperature (59F-77F [15C-25C])

Checking automatic transmission fluid at cool temperature (59F-77F 
[15C-25C])  - Transmission fluid - Maintenance and Specifications - Lincoln MKZ Owners Manual - Lincoln MKZ

If a fluid check is necessary at a low

If a fluid check is necessary at a low fluid temperature (59F-77F [15C-25C]), perform the check using the cold range on the dipstick.

However, the fluid must be re-checked at the proper fluid temperature.

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