I AM WONDERING IF IT IS OKAY TO PUT EVERY DAY POWER STEERING IN MY JETTA?

  • Tiny
  • sarahc1135
  • 1998 Volkswagen Jetta
  • 150,000 miles

Or do I have to buy the expensive kind from Germany? Thats all Thank you

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 9:55 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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  • 25,502 posts

No, it takes special fluid. If you do, you will damage the seals and cause expensive repairs.

Roy

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 AT 3:18 AM
  • Tiny
  • exovcds
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Where or what is leaking?

If the steering rack is leaking, then the damage is already done, so generic fluid won't make
much of a difference.

Thomas

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 AT 4:27 AM

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