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Power Steering Fluid


Power Steering Fluid is often called ATF 9 automatic transmission fluid, and its ctransmission fluid, and its color is red.

  • Several different hydraulic fluids are used as power steering fluid. Some manufacturers specify either type F or Dexron II automatic transmissiontransmission fluid.
  • Other manufacturers use a special power steering fluid. It is made to take the high temperatures and pressures. Only the fluid recommended by the vehicle manufacturer should be used  in a  power steering system
  • Automatic transmission fluid is different from power steering fluid and cannot be used a substitute for it on many late-motransmission fluid is different from power steering fluid and cannot be used a substitute for it on many late-model vehicles