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New car took it in whining noise coming from gearbox they had to put 2ltrs of oil in box car done 300miles could there be any damage what is the capacity of gearbox

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 22-01-2018

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Yes there could be a lot of damage to the transmission, I hope you received a copy of the repair order and it states the low fluid. As you didn't list which model and options, the best way to find the capacity is to look in your owner's service manual, it will be listed there.
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