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1993 Cadillac Seville Base 4dr Sedan

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November 3, 2012, 8:06 pm

Renard L

Question: how to drain the transmission fluid

i can not find the plug to drain the transmission fluid on the car

November 12, 2012, 1:05 pm

Elizabeth K

Most transmissions don't have drain plugs, you've got to carefully lower the pan so one corner comes down first and the fluid pours out of it. No matter how careful you are you're going to make a giant mess. The reason for this is so you're forced to pull the pan and then change the filter. Just draining and refilling the oil would shorten the life of the tranny.

You can also buy/make a device that sucks the fluid out of the tranny dipstick, making removing the pan easier.

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