My Cavalier has been leaking transmission fluid from the filter for a little while now. My husband would like to fix it today but I can't find anywhere how much transmission fluid an '03 Cavalier takeshe's going to drain it while working on the car. If the transmission fluid level on your Cavalier is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube.
Chevrolet has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owner's manual (typically in the back of the manual in a section titled Fluid With so many automatic Transmission fluids, its hard to choose the one bestsuited for each vehicle.
As the trusted leader in Transmission and drive line fluid applications, Valvoline has the most complete line up of branded solutions. How to check transmission fluid on a manual transmission (2003 Chevrolet Cavalier) Quixtom in Milton, FL on. March 29, 2013. every transmission uses fluid, if its in the transmission its transmission fluid. correct? Sign in to reply. arturo08 on. March 30, 2013. manual tranny's use gear oil. check manual for grade.
sampriem replied the topic: checking transmission fluid in 2003 cavalier If its a sealed transmission, there is a filler filler plug on the side of the transmission that has to be removed to check the fluid. im not sure where exactly its located on that transmission. I have a 2000 chevy cavalier with a 4 speed automatic transmission that has no dip stick to check fluid level, just a cap to fill it. I was told there is a pipe plug on the front of the transmission a FOR A 2003 CHEVROLET CAVALIER, Where can u drain the transmission fluid from and refill it to do a drain and fill, how Answered by a verified Chevy Mechanic.
Jun 14, 2003 Strange GM would begrudge the transmission the 1. 8 quarts of fluid while insisting on the engine getting 5. 8 quarts every 3, 000 miles. Re: Cavalier 5 speed fluid level# I am debating changing the transmission fluid on my 2003 chevy cavalier. It has 87, 000 miles on it and I'm not sure if the fluid has ever been changed. There is no burnt smell or signs of slipping, but I've read that replacing the old fluid with new fluid could create a problem.
I am very curios as to how to check the transmission fluid on a 2001 chevy cavalier. I have had my car since 2001 and still have not found anywhere to check the fluid or fill it.
My manuel states that Nov 12, 2012 Let the fluid drain approximately 1. 5 liters install when finished draining. I had a small leak in the cover on the side of the transmission so i had to remove that also, to replace