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Old 01-14-2004, 09:47 PM
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i had to change the axel in my 96 chevy beretta with a 5 speed, does anyone know what type of fluid you put in this tranny?its not tranny fluid or gear lube. any help?thanks.

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I suspect that your 5 speed takes ATF. My Son's 94 Ford Ranger with a 5 speed had a trans leak that eventually ran the trans dry. I got a used trans from a wrecking yard and was amayzed to learn that it uses auto trans fluid. It seems they have determined that the trans runs cooler and more efficently with auto trans fluid that gear lube.

If I were you, I would check your owners manual or call the local Chevy dealership.

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