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Gear fluid My wife was driving my manual transmission 94 accord when she stop at a light she was unable to get the car in gear. I would like to check the gear fluid level before I take it to the mechanic because I'd rather drive it over than have it towed. Where is the gear fluid located.What is it? motor oil? power steering?

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Bottom of trans is the fill/check plug remove and fluid should be to the top of the hole if not fill using hose and funnel make sure you dont remove the drain plug which is located in the same spot(drain plug is the one on the botton that is round and accepts a 3/8 ratchet)

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That trans is an MPOA or MPXA.Start engine and run til warmed up.Turn off engine.Within one minute of turning off engine,unscrew transmission dipstick from trans,wipe it off.Insert dipstick back in hole without screwing in,and withdraw,and check the fluid level.If low,add automatic transmission fluid,prefferable,Honda brand fluid.

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Most automatic transmissions do not have a filler plug or cap. The transmission fluid is added by using a long-neck funnel, which is placed in the tube the dipstick for the transmission sits in. Be sure to test the level while the engine is running, with the transmission in either park or neutral. Be very careful not to over fill the transmission, and make sure that you have the right kind of transmission fluid for your vehicle.

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