Re: Engine & Transmission Fluid
well, i once got in the attic to insulate my water pipes. i insulated the
gas pipes (water pipes ran thru cement foundation).
go ahead and laugh, but my gas pipes never froze.
"Alan E. Seelbach" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
"MACJAC" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I put Auto. Transmission Fluid (1 qt.) by mistake in my engine.
> I drained all the oid from the drain pan and then added 4 qt.'s of Motor
> Oil BEFORE starting it, though.
> Should the engine be o.k. or should I take it in and have the oil changed
> at a lube place?
> The ATF was Valvoline's MAXLIFE stuff.
I do not know the answer, but it looks according to the 1st two replies that
you'll be OK. My only reason for replying is just to say at times we all do
weird things. About 15 years ago, I added anti-freeze to the windshield
washer tank. AND my neighbor filled his Volkswagen diesel Rabbit with
Al in Poughkeepsie <---the windshield washer tank NEVER froze :-)