2010 Chevrolet Malibu Transmission

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DEMOND30
  • 2010 CHEVROLET MALIBU
  • 2.4L
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 107,000 MILES

How can you tell that your transmission level is good on a 2010 Chevy Malibu. I Cant see no fluid now where and plus it doesnt have a dip stick to check it. So how can I tell that my transmission level is goood.

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Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 AT 6:06 AM

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The vehicle needs started, put on a lift so it stays level, and there is a check plug on the side of the transmission. The plug gets removed and fluid should come out. If it doesn't, you add until it starts draining.

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Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 AT 8:42 AM
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WILLIE 213
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My 2010 Malibu want move

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Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 AT 7:45 AM
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HENRY_15
  • 2007 CHEVROLET MALIBU
  • 4 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 45,000 MILES

How do I check the transmission oil level on My 2007 chevy Malibu 2.2 litres 4 cyl wich has no dipstick on it. THANKS

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:36 AM (Merged)
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RASMATAZ
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Thru the Fluid Filler Tube

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:36 AM (Merged)
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Remove the transmission oil drain plug in the transmission case near the right hand axle seal. It is on the engine side of the seal, below the seal.

2. From on top of the transmission, remove the vent plug assembly.

3. With the engine idling at operating temperature, add transmission fluid through the top hole until it runs out of the bottom hole

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:36 AM (Merged)
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COWBOY70
  • 1998 CHEVROLET MALIBU

Transmission problem
1998 Chevy Malibu 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

I can't find a dip stick to check the fluid level. I can find the filler cap, but no stick. Am I missing something? Autotransmission fluid

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:36 AM (Merged)
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Fluid level of what? Brakes, engine oil, transmission etc?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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COWBOY70
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Trasmission. Sorry I didn't make it clear.

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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BLUELIGHTNIN6
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No problem. The malibu doesn't have a dipstick for the transmission. You must use the oil check plug located on the trasmission. Is your car front or rear wheel drive?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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Front wheel drive

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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Okay, proper steps are below to check your tranny fluid..


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/261618_Noname_1282.jpg




http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/261618_Graphic_234.jpg

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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SMRLDA
  • 1999 CHEVROLET MALIBU

Transmission problem
1999 Chevy Malibu 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic

HOW MANY QUARTS DOES MY TRANSMISSION NEED? ALSO WHERE CAN I GO TO BUY A DIP STICK?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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ROB2008
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12.9 Quarts

As for the dipstick, I would try a junk yard or go to the dealer.

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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DANIELLEELLERY
  • 1999 CHEVROLET MALIBU

Transmission problem
1999 Chevy Malibu

Cant find a transmission oil dipstick or where to put transmission oil?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/170934_99_malibu_fluid_plug_1.jpg



There is probably a vent plug on top of transaxle, you add fluid there, if needed.

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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LALAMURPH
  • 1999 CHEVROLET MALIBU

Transmission problem
1999 Chevy Malibu 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

There is no dipstick so I was just wondering how you know when you put enough transmission fluid in?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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DOCFIXIT
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GM says good for 100K miles then renew fluid.

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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LINDASM
  • 1999 CHEVROLET MALIBUCHEVROLET MALIBU

Where and how do I add Transmission fuel to my 2000 chevy malibu, I can't find the dipstick?

Thanks Linda? ?

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 11:37 AM (Merged)
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Checkout Bluelightnin6 post has diagram of vent that is removed to add fluid. First car needs to be jacked up level and check plug removed to see if it needs fluid

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Saturday, January 7th, 2017 AT 1:23 PM

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