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2008 Kia Rondo Question: FLUID ALL OVER MY DIPSTICK

 

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RODE, 2.7L V6, Galion, OH, July 26, 2009, 10:02
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I CHECK TRANSMISSION FLUID PER THE MANUAL BUT CAN NOT GET A READING.FLUID IS CLEAR UP THE STICK. I ALSO CHECKED IT COLD ,SAME THING. I TOOK IT TO KIA AND HAD THEM CHECK IT.
THEY SAID IT WAS A QUART LOW? THEY SAID THEY PUT A QUART IN BUT THERE WAS NO CHARGE? SHOULD I DRAIN AND REPLACE FOR PIECE OF MIND? THANK FOR THE TIME.

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    lawrenceg August 02, 2009, 22:17
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    Make sure that the first time you check it, wipe the dipstick off, then re-install the dipstick, pull it out and check it. Did you try it this way?

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    RODE, July 30, 2009, 06:35
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    i wiped it before and after every time i checked it. about 5 times during idle and three or four after.

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