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I need to know hot to check the automatic trans fluid level

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This is how you do it.

Ensure that the transaxle case temperature is 70° to 90° F (21° to 32° C). With the engine running, shift transmission through all gears. With engine idling in PARK, remove the check plug from the transmission. If transmission has been overfilled, allow fluid to drain out. If no fluid drains out, add fluid through the TRANS FLUID fill cap under the hood on the driver side in 1 pint (0.5 liter) increments until it slightly flows from the check plug. Reinstall the check plug.

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While engine is hot idling in park find the dipstick usually red on top or yellow with the word trans pull out wipe then reinsert pull back out now look at fluid level on stick good luck

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

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