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Old 04-27-2012, 02:22 PM   #1
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dumb quetion guys, abouy transfer case and trans fluid. help

just replace my drive shaft and in the process lost a bit of trans fluid from where slip yoke goes in to the trans case.... to replase the list fluid should it under the hood at trans dipstick or at the trans case itself? thanks

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Old 04-27-2012, 02:28 PM   #2
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Cant say for sure but on mine NP231 transfer case it is direct into the transfer case. Fill is the large nut under the round metal tag on rear of TC, drain is the lower. I think it is a 30MM bolt.

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Old 04-27-2012, 03:37 PM   #3
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Cant say for sure but on mine NP231 transfer case it is direct into the transfer case. Fill is the large nut under the round metal tag on rear of TC, drain is the lower. I think it is a 30MM bolt.
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Old 04-27-2012, 03:58 PM   #4
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and that's just regular transmission fluid right?
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:53 PM   #5
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it is an automatic btw and looks the same as the trans fluid? is ATF used in the transmission and the transfer case?
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Old 04-27-2012, 08:46 PM   #6
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yes, the NP231 uses ATF.
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Old 04-27-2012, 09:20 PM   #7
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cool thanks guys, and when i installed the u joint (shaft to slip yoke) one side seemed stiffer thn the other... is this something to worry about or will it even out over time? thanks

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