Volvo 245 1978 Owners Manual PDF | Page 64

1978 Volvo 242 244 245
Automatic transmission
Capacity: 7.0 US qts = 6.5 liters
Fluid
type:
Automatic Transmission Fluid type F(FLM).
Replace: no oil changes necessary under normal driving conditions.
When checking fluid level, the car should be on level ground, engine idling. Move the gear selector
slowly into all shift positions, then to position P. Wait two minutes before checking. (Distance between
Max and Min is approx 0.2 US qts)
NOTE: Dipstick graduations are for normal (range A) and cold (range B) transmission oil temperature.
When checking the fluid level, use a rag that will not leave lint.
pg. 57 Rear axle, power steering, brake fluid
Rear axle oil
Capacity: 1.7 US qts - 1.6 liters
Oil type: API GL-5 (MIL-L-2105 B or C)
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1978 Volvo 242 244 245Automatic transmission Capacity: 7.0 US qts = 6.5 litersFluid type: Automatic Transmission Fluid type F(FLM).Replace: no oil changes necessary under normal driving conditions.When checking fluid level, the car should be on level ground, engine idling. Move the gear selector slowly into all shift positions, then to position P. Wait two minutes before checking. (Distance between Max and Min is approx 0.2 US qts) NOTE: Dipstick graduations are for normal (range A) and cold (range B) transmission oil temperature. When checking the fluid level, use a rag that will not leave lint. pg. 57 Rear axle, power steering, brake fluid Rear axle oil Capacity: 1.7 US qts - 1.6 liters Oil type: API GL-5 (MIL-L-2105 B or C) file:///K|/ownersdocs/1978/1978_242_244_245/78242244245_03b.htm (2 of 16)12/22/2006 10:11:28 PM