Power steering fluidPower steering fluid  - Maintenance - Mitsubishi Lancer Owner's Manual - Mitsubishi Lancer

To check the fluid level

Check the fluid level in the reservoir while the engine is idling.

Check to make certain that the power steering fluid level is always between the “MAX” and “MIN” level markings on the fluid reservoir and top up the fluid, if necessary.

Fluid type

Fluid type

Use “Genuine MITSUBISHI Power Steering Fluid” or “ATF DEXRON III/DEXRON II”.

    See also:

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    Power steering fluid
    Check the fluid level in the reservoir while the engine is idling. Unscrew the reservoir cap; the level in this tank should be kept between the “MAX” and “MIN” lines. Use “ATF DEXRON I ...

    Operating hints
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