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#1 (permalink) Old 12-19-2004, 09:36 AM
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I'd like to add some power steering fluid...but manual states only authorized
bmw garage should do that blah,blah,blah.Is that a ruse to get more money?
Also what type of fluid should I purchase at local Autozone?
Thanks for any help!
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Originally posted by mrimark@Dec 19 2004, 04:36 PM
I'd like to add some power steering fluid...but manual states only authorized
bmw garage should do that blah,blah,blah.Is that a ruse to get more money?
Also what type of fluid should I purchase at local Autozone?
Thanks for any help!
Mark
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On my power steering fluid res cap it says ATF only - I've read dextron II is the one to go for but probably best give a service center a ring and ask them.
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