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Transmission Fluid Level Check Saab 9-3 (2003-2011)

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The engine in your 2004 Saab 9-3 should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your 9-3 and how to check the transmission fluid level. If the transmission fluid level in your 9-3 is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. When adding transmission fluid to your 9-3, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill.

If you are having problems with the transmission in your 9-3, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem.

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Step by Step Instructions for your Saab 9-3

  1. This is a video on how to check transmission fluid level on a 2004 Saab 9-3
  2. First open the hood and locate the transmission fluid dipstick
  3. Then remove the dipstick and wipe it clean
  4. Insert the clean dipstick and read the fluid level
  5. Next analyze the fluid of the 2004 Saab 9-3
  6. Look up the fluid type and add transmission fluid if needed
  7. Finally reinsert the dip stick
  8. Now the checking of the transmission fluid is complete for a 2004 Saab 9-3
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