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Put coolant in wrong place

I accidently added a small amount of coolant in the wrong place. I put it in the opening (not sure what it is) next to the coolant. any idea what may happen when I drive it?

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  • andrewjodi Dec 27, 2008

    no, closer to the opening to fill the oil.

  • andrewjodi Dec 27, 2008

    no, but it's directly behind the coolant cap and the cap says "CHF 11S only" on it.

  • andrewjodi Dec 27, 2008

    any other suggestions?

  • andrewjodi Dec 27, 2008

    thank you so much for your help!

  • O Mclean May 11, 2010

    Do you ave picture of the spot?

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That's your power steering Fluid reservoir if it wasn't alot just a small amount it should be fine. However if you get tightness in steering or noise when turning you will have to flush power steering system. Good Luck leave me FIX ya if I fixed ya

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Was it the washer fluid tank?

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