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Just a quick question started the car this morning and there was a screetching sound coming from the power steering area which seemed to get worse and better as i turned the wheel.
I remember having this problem once before and the garage just topped up the fluid and the noise went.
So i checked the levels on my ph1 gtv and i could see the fluid was brown and quite low , didnt even come up on the plastic marker on the cap.
Does anybody know what type of fluid i would need and how to drain the old fluid please ?
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Common or garden Dextron 2 or 3 ATF. Long winded way to flush it all is to empty what's left in the reservoir, fill, run the engine and move the wheel lock to lock. Empty the the reservoir, rinse and repeat until you get bored.

The quick "live life on the edge" method involves putting the return pipe into a container, the feed pipe into a container of ATF, switch on the engine, turn lock to lock before the ATF runs out! (this happens quite quickly )
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