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Old 02 Oct 2007, 04:51 pm
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Default What will happen...??

EG8 1.5 Single Cam Fuel Injected Vtec Civic ....i checked my power steering fluid in the car & realised that the previous owner used transmission Oil in the pump....can this cause any harm to the PUMP or anything else....?
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Old 02 Oct 2007, 04:54 pm
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Yes i would have it flushed as soon as possibnle...Acura/Honda takes a special kind of powersteering fluid...its not red its clear...most good lube shops will have them so if they service these cars. Or a parts store, or your honda dealership.Have it flushed at the dealership or if you know of an honest lube shop near you
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Old 02 Oct 2007, 05:00 pm
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Both are hydraulic fluid and should be compatible. Most GM American cars use Dextron ATF (automatic transmission fluid) in their power steering.
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