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How do you check the transmission fluid on a 2001 Pontiac Grand Am?


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2015-07-15 21:24:39
2015-07-15 21:24:39

GM eliminated dipsticks for automatics. You can only drain, and refill. There will be a little red/yellow cap near the top of the transmission by the firewall, where the dipstick used to be.


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