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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-20-2006, 02:56 PM Thread Starter
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power steering fluid

hello there:
i was reading the manual on how to refill the power steering fluid but was abit confused when it said atf fluid drexon 3. is this correct putting in atf for power steering, and if it is not , what brand of powersteering fluid is good? is it okay if they have additive such as stop leaks.
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hello there:
i was reading the manual on how to refill the power steering fluid but was abit confused when it said atf fluid drexon 3. is this correct putting in atf for power steering, and if it is not , what brand of powersteering fluid is good? is it okay if they have additive such as stop leaks.
thank you and good day.

ennma
Yup that is correct, you need automatic transmission fluid for the power steering system. Dexron III. :-) Many Japanese vehicles use that too fwiw. ;-)

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