Do you leave the car running when adding transmission fluid?

Do you leave the car running when adding transmission fluid?

Do I keep my car running when I’m adding transmission fluid? Yes. Keep the engine idling, and after you put some fluid in it, along with your foot on the brake, move slowly via all the gears to be certain your gears all have ok lubrication. Add fluid slightly at a time, checking the dipstick after each and every pour.

Can you upload transmission fluid yourself?

To add fluid in the computerized transmission car, you should equip yourself with a funnel and a can of fluid. … Having added a specific amount, take a look at the level of fluid prior to adding any more so to conform to the ranges recommended in the handbook.