Page 269 of 380 pages for Buick LESABRE 1998 Owner Manual.
How to Add Fluid
Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine what kind of transartie fluid to use. See “Recommended Fluid». and Lubri came" in the Index.
H Li!!! fluid level is low. add only enough with: proper ﬂuid to bring the level into the ernnx-hutehed area on the dipﬁlick.
1. Pull out the dipstick.
2. Using :1 long-neck funnel. add enough ﬂuid at the dipstick hole to bring it to the proper level.
It doesn‘t [Like much Fluid. genemlly lens; than one pint “1.5 Ll. Don t ul'etffill.
We recommend you use only ﬂuid labeled DEXRQNF-lll. because ﬂuid with that label ls made especially for your automatic transnttle. Damage caused by ﬂuid other than DEXHDN-IH is not covered by your new 1lrehilde warranty.
3. After adding fluid. recheck the fluid level as described under “How to Check.“
4. When the eorroL-I ﬂuid level ix obtained. pueh the dipstick heel: in all the way.
The cooling system in your 1rehlele is ﬁlled with DEX-COOL"' engine coolant. This coolant is designed to remain in your vehicle for 5 years or lﬁllﬂllll miles [240 Ulll} ltntli whichever occurs ﬁrst, it you add only DEX-COOL” extended life coolant.
The following explains your cooling system and how to add coolant when it is low. 11‘ you have :1 problem with engine overheating, see ”Engine Overheating" in the Index.
A Sum} mixlurc of water and DEX—COOL'E Coolant will:
0 Cii'ee Freezing protection down to —34°F t—ET‘C‘], Give boiling protection up to 265°F Il ETC}.
0 O Proteet against rust and corrosion. Iv Help keep me proper engine temperature. 0
Let the Wurning Iigth and gages work as they should.