Does translating articles to another language affect your position?

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  1. m0n3y_

    m0n3y_ Junior Member

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    Greetings everyone!

    I'm just curious about a thing, I'm currently making websites in Swedish language. Does translating articles from english to swedish through Google translator affect my search engine position? And is this illegal somehow?

    Best Regards,
    m0n3y_