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My 1999 hyundai elantra 1st and 2nd slipping in tranny

I just got the car today and i think someone put oil in the transmission, what should i do?

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  • Marvin
    Marvin May 11, 2010

    drain the trans and do not drive it until u do.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Standard or automatic?

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You should have some type of guarantee from a car lot or dealer. If private seller, then go to a reliable trans shop and have them change the trans filter and fluid. Its not good to have oil there, but it is not caustic and a trans shop should do ya.

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

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