I accidently put a little atf fluid in my power steering reservoir. How much trouble did I just cause? Can I drie it to the mechanic in the morning or do I need to call a tow truck ?

Asked by Jul 02, 2013 at 12:59 AM about the 2004 Chevrolet Venture

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

get a syphon hose & suck it out,or a chicken baster! works great!,,,better to be safe than sorry!

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
35,955

It will be fine, they are both hydraulic fluid, trans fluid is fine in your power steering. But not the other way around, trans fluid has detergents.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Venture Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    590
  • #2
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    400
  • #2
    John Carson
    Reputation
    400
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Odyssey
373 Great Deals out of 29,349 listings starting at $1,642
Used Chevrolet Uplander
774 listings starting at $1,300
Used Dodge Grand Caravan
387 Great Deals out of 33,895 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chrysler Town & Country
303 Great Deals out of 13,346 listings starting at $2,299
Used Toyota Sienna
415 Great Deals out of 19,644 listings starting at $1,290
Used Chevrolet Impala
534 Great Deals out of 33,171 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Caravan
528 listings starting at $2,777
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,098 Great Deals out of 72,874 listings starting at $2,000
Used Kia Sedona
85 Great Deals out of 6,933 listings starting at $1,821
Used Chevrolet Astro
199 listings starting at $1,595
Used Chevrolet Express
70 Great Deals out of 5,018 listings starting at $3,500
Used Toyota Camry
1,083 Great Deals out of 76,311 listings starting at $1,400
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,868 Great Deals out of 161,874 listings starting at $1,295

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Chevrolet Venture For Sale
74 listings starting at $3,495

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.