It is important to use the right types of fluids in a car. A 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier uses GM Power Steering Fluid or alternative fluids that meet GM specification GM9985010.
low fluid would cause this or the pump could be going out
a light greeny blue
Transmission and antifreeze.
the power steering reservoir
Just regular power steering fluid. NO automatic transmission fluid.
You should check the fluid level in the power steering pump.
You don't... it has electronic power steering. No fluid except lubrication in the actual steering column.
Check the owner's manual to see if it specifies any specific type of fluid you need to use, if not, any type of power steering fluid should be fine.
The standard power steering fluid that you buy from a parts house.
, . Sorry nope. . it is an electric assist power steering system. . no fluid. . .
The transmission fluid capacity, in your 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier, is 12 quarts. It is recommended to change the transmission fluid every 30,000 miles.
On the right center area when the hood is open, there is a fluid cap with what looks to be a steering wheel on it. That is where you add the Power Steering fluid. Check your Owners/Operators Manual for a picture of it.
== == Go to your local Chevrolet dealer's parts department and ask the parts counter man. He will point out the correct fluid on the shelf, and then you buy it, and put it in your car. Problem solved.
u cannot , it has no power steering pump, electric steering assisted
Dexron automatic transmission fluid or power steering fluid that you buy from the parts house.
Power steering never has a drain plug.
Any major brand, and most minor brand, power steering fluid will do fine.
This vehicle has electronic steering assist and does not require power steering fluid. I had the same question so I looked it up in my manual and found this out.
Yes if it is an automatic. Checking fluid level on these are a treat.
You can use any SAE certified power steering fluid in your 2003 Chevrolet S 10 pickup truck. The power steering fluid usually comes in a pint bottle.
You can remove the windshield washer fluid tank from your 2001 Chevy Cavalier by removing the retaining bolts. There will be for retaining bolts at the bottom of the windshield washer fluid tank.