Having problems with your 1987 Audi 5000 CS ?
Transmission fluid level\015 Where, on the dipstick, is the proper fluid level indicated?\015
On some dipsticks there is a notch on the side that indicates the proper level. on others there is a series of x's or hash marks looks kind of like a file and the top of that area is the proper level
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