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Transmission dip stick

So if some grand am don't have a transmission dip stick, then how would I check the transmisson fluid.

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    2005 grand am need to find where is the transmission dip stick

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You have to buy one, can possibly get from wrecking yard but first make sure it is the same transmission by calling dealership and asking what years have the same trani.......must be the same because otherwise the length could be different and you would not get correct reading. But you really need one.

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