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Old 10-09-2006, 02:45 PM
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Hi - 03 montero - manual says genuine mitsubishi power steering fluid. Does anyone know what this is? ATF? Dextron? Thanks.
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Old 10-09-2006, 04:33 PM
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Dont worry about that...

Fill it with any powersteering fluid you want.
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Old 10-09-2006, 07:51 PM
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Great thanks - I ordered some PS fluid from specalityformulations. I'm going to try it.... I'm happy with his gear lube!
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Old 10-09-2006, 08:42 PM
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just DONT use auto trans fluid.
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Old 10-09-2006, 08:59 PM
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why?
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Old 10-10-2006, 09:07 PM
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Default RE: what power steering fluid?

it can damage the power steering system.
Specifically, dont use mitsu ATF 3. There may be aftermarket fluids that are compatable, but I wouldnt recommend anything but approved mitsu power steering fluid.


mitsu has specifically said many times that you should not use their trans fluid in their power steering systems.
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Old 10-10-2006, 09:10 PM
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Im using it lol.... have been for years... no problems
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Old 10-10-2006, 09:25 PM
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right from mitsu... do with it what you will.

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Old 10-10-2006, 09:27 PM
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fair enough although it does not actually give any technical explanation.
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Old 10-11-2006, 12:18 PM
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thats to get you to buy there stuff ...JK
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