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What power steering fluid do I use in my 2005 Dodge Ram 1500

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What power steering fluid do I use in my 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SRT-10 ?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  moparfl replied 7 years ago.
You need to buy the fluid from your dealer Mopar brand it is a clear fluid. Most of the fluid that the part stores sell is very general and does not work well with this system.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
what is the exact type or name, because i will have to buy it from the Dodge Dealer to see if i can get it to my mechanic. And the Fluid looks Red, why is that?
Expert:  moparfl replied 7 years ago.
The name is XXXXX XXXXX steering fluid.The fluid that comes in this system is clear.Most likely someone has added the wrong fluid to the system.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
even for a 2005? it was when it was Daimler Chrysler?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
even for a 2005? it was when it was Daimler Chrysler? this is for the Viper Engine?
Expert:  moparfl replied 7 years ago.
Yes even then. Your truck uses a clear power steering fluid and is Mopar brand.
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