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what type of transmission fluid dose the 2000 malibu use and

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what type of transmission fluid dose the 2000 malibu use and how do you check the fluid level
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Location of Level Check and Fluid Fill Plugs

Checking Oil Level

Oil Fill And Vent Cap - 4T40E Transaxle

The fluid level screw is intended to be used for diagnosing a transaxle fluid leak or resetting the transaxle fluid level after service that involves a loss of fluid.

Fluid level is checked with the engine running. Refer to procedure for more information.

WARNING: Do not turn the engine off with the fluid level screw removed as you can be injured by hot transaxle fluid being expelled out of the fluid check hole.

Transmission Fluid Type

Type DEXRON III or Equivalent
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