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Q: how munch does the rear differential hold?

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how munch does the rear differential hold

My car has 149000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello there, the fluid capacity of your 200...

Hello there, the fluid capacity of your 2002 Chevy Silverado 3500 rear differential is determined by a few different factors. The normal capacity is approximately 4 quarts. This changes based on if your truck is equipped with the limited slip module and if it has the heavy duty tow package or not. If you need help properly replacing the rear differential fluid, a qualified professional from YourMechanic can perform this service at your home or office.

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