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Q: Car leaking transmision fluid

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Car leaking transmission fluid. Takes about week before we have to refill again. Is it possible to have someone come out to check it to see how severe the situation is?

My car has 65000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Just go on YourMechanic.com and set up an appointment with a mechanic in your area to have the transmission fluid leak inspected.

In the meantime, do not let it run low till the leak is found. It will damage the transmission if you run it low.

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