Asked by Aug 26, 2013 at 02:23 PM about the 1977 Datsun 280Z

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1977 280Z

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Car at operating temperatire, level surface, engine on, in park. Pull the dipstick out, wipe and reinsert. Pull out again and the lower level looking on both sides is the correct level in the trans.

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