Does the Saturn LW300 wagon have a transmission dipstick? If not, how do I add tranny fluid to the car?

Asked by Dec 21, 2011 at 10:55 AM about the 2002 Saturn L-Series 4 Dr LW300 Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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If it has an automatic transmission it will have a dipstick. If it is a manual it won't and it will use 80W or 90W gear oil instead of transmission fluid. However, you probably won't need to add fluid over the life of the car. If you want to check it, then there will be a plug in the side of the transmission case that you stick your finger straight in (NOT while the car is running), and if you feel fluid then it is full. You'll want to check a service manual for the location of the plug.

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no, it won' have dipstick there is no way to check it you have to replace it w/ the same amount of fluid

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