A15070B Version 2
Don’t Use Leak Check Dye in These Vehicles!
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article revises the one posted in July 2015. Changes are highlighted in yellow.
Planning on using a leak check dye to help find a leak? Here’s the current list of vehicles that you shouldn’t use dye on.
|2014–15 Accord Hybrid||E-CVT|
|2014 Accord Plug-In||E-CVT|
|1999–05 Civic CNG||CVT|
|2003–05 Civic Hybrid|
|1996–05 Civic HX|
|2016 Pilot||9-Speed A/T|
At this time, we have not approved the use of leak check dye in these transmissions. If traces of dye are found in a failed transmission returned under warranty, your claim will be debited. For more information on which vehicles can used leak dye, see S/B 07-085, ATF Leak Detection.