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I have a 2002 chevy silvarado. I am changing the tansmition fluid and would like to know if it is ok to use 75w-140 synthetic gear oil. it says its for lt. truck and suv*s. is this ok. thanks Stella
Where does the power steering fluid go on a 1962 Chevy Impala?
What is the proper transmission fluid for 1996 VW Jetta, manual transmission, 2.0 4 cylinder engine?
Every time I get my oil changed they suggest I flush my transmission fluid. I've tried to do some research online, but couldn't find much information. Is that really necessary?
When would you change the transmission fluid in a CVT transmission like the nissan murano has. The book does not require but recommends 60k. Also do you think it is a good Idea just to replace all hoses and belts at 60k or just have them checked at every oil change. Should the mechanic be able to tell when the hoses and belts are worn down?
I continue to have what appears to be a transmission fluid leak. I
My brake pedal is very squeaky when I press it to the floor. No trouble lights have lit up on my control panel. I had the front brakes worked on about 6 months ago. Might I need brake fluid??

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