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Old 03-08-2013, 03:58 PM   #1
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Dexron iii atf for steering

So, is dexron III ATF that you see at any parts store good for the power steering?
I thought dexron III atf was for transmissions?
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Old 03-08-2013, 03:58 PM   #2
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The steering system used ATF fluid. Dextron III is fine. I use Mobil Mercon V
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Yes ATF. In some rare cases, the cap might say CHF-11S in which case you should use that fluid. use whatever the cap says. I think the CHF-11S is for cold climates
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