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Leaked tranny fluid.

I hit a dip pretty hard and now i got a leak in transmission fluid all over the bottom front half of the car. its a 96 DeVille and i have no idea why trans mission fluid would be leaking from the bottom front end of the car, can some one help me better pinpoint the source of the leak, thanks.

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    austin Oct 17, 2012

    you could have possibly cracked the transmission case

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Your transmission fluid runs to the front of the car in different lines for cooling. you busted one of the lines. figure out what is broken by looking under car when running (in park with brake on), preferably while parked halfway on a curb for better visilbility. Fix the problem or have mechanic fix it. You shouldn't keep driving, without AT fluid, the car wont move...
Hope this helps
Paul
PS Don't even think about buying stop-leak fluid..!

Posted on Nov 01, 2008

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