1953 Hudson Hornet Sedan. I had a two door Hudson Hornet -- the sport model. Bought it on a Friday for 75 bucks. Sold it on a Monday for 100. (I put 25 into a radiator repair.) I still remember the name of the old guy who sold it to me: Samuel Atlas Harrison!
Clean transmission fluid is reddish-brown in color and has almost no odor. Burnt transmission fluid is dark brown or black and has a strong smell. Check out this infographic from San Jose’s Allied Transmission Co. to learn more about maintenance. Original Source: http://www.alliedtransmissionsanjose.com/635771/2013/01/30/common-transmission-troubles-infographic.html