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Old 10-13-2004, 12:57 AM   #1
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Default What kind of fluid do you put in a manual tranny?

Is the fluid red and will the tranny still work with no fluid in there cause my friends camaro we think has a tranny leak (very big) and we gota know if thats from his car or a different car so he can go home its red liquid
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generally for a manual tranny I would only run GL-5 gear oil..check with the manufactuer if your unsure.
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generally for a manual tranny I would only run GL-5 gear oil..check with the manufactuer if your unsure.
Is that red?
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nope its more the color of motor oil.
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It'* blue. And Killer, you sure sound Cute

What do you drive? :bats eyelashes:
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looks like we have a flirtatious female here at BC.. *PM'* her* loL


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