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How do I add transmission fluid to my 2001 Chevy Tahoe?
I just had to have the torque converter replaced in my 1999 Mercury Sable, what kind of fluid should I use, and how much does it hold?
My Forester has 129k miles on it. It is not steering correctly at slow speeds on tight turns -- meaning pulling in and out of parking spaces. The steering kind of balks, gets stuck for a fraction of a second before the wheels will continue turning. Often there's a loud screeching with this. No problems at driving speed, fortunately. Clearly something needs ...
Although I have sufficient transmission fluid in my 2009 Toyota Camry, I inadvertently put some windshield washer fluid into the same hole where the transmission fluid belongs. Will this affect the running of my vehicle?
I need power steering fluid. Nothing in my manual or on my door. When I google it is says a couple of different kinds. Don't want to purchase from VW dealership because of cost. O'Reilly's has but don't have one in my area. What type and where online would you recommend I purchase?
Hello my 1999 Honda accord 2.3 vtec 5 speed manual is having shifting issues...It all stared a week ago my wife was driving the car and got to the gas staying and the clutch lost all pressure so she freaked and tried to force it up into first gear with no luck. I get off work go to tow the car home and managed to pump the clutch up enough to get it into ...
My 2004 Toyota 4runner is giving a break light, buzzer notice and ABS light on it does not seem to have breaks. Checked break fluid and its full when I pump breaks it does have pressure .. And of course we are out of town any help would be great!

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