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This is my an initial time law a trans liquid change, and also I hear there is a various place to include the new fluid?Is dropping the infectious diseases world fashion pan the only method to remove old fluid?This is a 4 cylinder Malibu, if the makes any type of difference ThanksMike
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It does! What also makes a difference is even if it is you have the 4-speed auto or the 6-speed auto.Generally, for the 6-speed version, there room 2 plugs on the next of the transmission. Pull the reduced to drain, fill with the upper. Find this forum for more specifics - it has actually been discussed and lamented a variety of times!
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Mine is 2008 through 4 spd favor yours. I have drained mine trans fluid and replace the filter 3 times. Come answer her question:- there is a lid on infectious diseases worldwide axle top top the driver side. Just remove the cap to include fluid. 7 quarts through filter replace. 6 quarts without filter replacement. - yes you have to drop the pan. If girlfriend don"t want to drop the pan next time, change the share pan through Dorman pan v plug. Ns did the for mine. And also it to be worth it.Here is some pics native my critical trans fluid drain and filter replacementhttps://photos.google.com/share/AF1...?key=Q0JpU1NWVkI4c2RXSWFiZUpTODB5S0hhd2YtNVJ3
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Isn"t there also a cap/drain plug lower on the transaxle, the you take it off and also when liquid comes out, infectious diseases worldwide is full
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Isn"t there additionally a cap/drain plug reduced on the transaxle, the you take off and when fluid comes out, infectious diseases world fashion is full
There is a complete level plug however it"s only accurate if you have the automobile level prefer on a lift not up top top ramps or jack stands.
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Isn"t there likewise a cap/drain plug reduced on the transaxle, the you take it off and when liquid comes out, infectious diseases world fashion is full
The procedure is complicated to use that method. The car has to it is in level. The engine has to reach warm temperature and also running to execute that check. I never ever used it. Over there no must go through that hurdle. The 7 quarts with filter change, 6 quarts there is no filter readjust have worked for me as I did measure the fluid came out. Those data likewise come indigenous the manual
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