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Were is the resevoir to put the fluid in you are making this hard ive looked this up 5 different ways and are not showing me nothing

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Fluid in where? I am taking a guess here, since all fluids are fairly easy to find where to pour in, that you are looking for transmission fluid? Some newer vehicles have a sealed transmission with no dip stick. Ford f150 for example.

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