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Old 02-18-2013, 01:09 PM   #1
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Using normal Power steering fluid

Would it be okay to use just normal prestone power steering fluid instead of the ATF?

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Old 02-18-2013, 04:00 PM   #2
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Typically our cars use atf type f for power steering. Imo i would stay with what i came with due to how its made.

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I would not as the p/s fluid is also used by the HydroBoost brake system. Ford says use Mercon ATF, that is what I would use, or some equivalent fluid...
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