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 Post subject: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:59 pm 
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Alright its gonna sound stupid but what power steering fluid do i put in my AU 6 cylinder?

In my old EF Fairmont ghia i used to put Dextron III
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Posted: Mon Dec 06, 2010 9:03 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Mon Dec 06, 2010 10:41 pm 
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Thanks for that :wink:
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 Post subject: Re: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:59 am 
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+1...can be bought from Kmart pretty cheap.

 

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 Post subject: Re: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:01 am 
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Cheers for the tip phongus i will check out K-Mart today :D

Was DEXTRON III a really bad idea in my EF Fairmont because it ran it for years in the power steering pump. :?

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 Post subject: Re: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:14 am 
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dexron is whats used in ea-el, but ford changed the fluid type from au on..
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 Post subject: Re: AU Power steering fluid?
Posted: Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:33 am 
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lukas_bartko wrote:
Cheers for the tip phongus i will check out K-Mart today :D

Was DEXTRON III a really bad idea in my EF Fairmont because it ran it for years in the power steering pump! :?


No problem...I used to run Dextron III as well...until I popped a leak and dumped fluid everywhere. But I had no worries with DexIII or the Formula F.

 

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