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Posted by Dragos on August 30, 2001 at 00:22:31:

In Reply to: Re: Disturbing find! posted by Mike Babyak on August 29, 2001 at 23:30:49:

PS fluid is ATF and is most likely dark red. In any case, it's much thinner than synth oil.

Chris, could it be that when you took the drain plug off the oil might have splurted and soaked the area ? That wouldn't explain the fresh oil, though.

Dragos


: Check your power steering lines. This is a common problem. It can also look like an oil leak.





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