It just isn't as much fun as the lift. Pump the exact amount of fluid that came out of the transmission into the transmission. I hope they did not cross thread the male and female threads on the pan or the drain plug bolt. Removing the old gasket, cleaning the housing, oiling it up with clean oil and placing the filter element in place. From years: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012. Flushing the transmission fluid is not recommended for a vehicle that does not have transmission problems, even if the fluid has never been changed, and should only be used as a last resort before rebuilding the transmission.
You can now enjoy smoother shifts, and peace of mind that your tranny will last much longer now that you've changed out the worn fluid. Use a 14 mm socket to open it up. All of these fluids are extremely harmful to your eyes and skin so it is important to protect yourself. I would wear gloves… 5. You need to safely secure your car in an elevated position in order to access to the underside. Send us a comment if our procedures are correctly. You can pour the used oil into old oil containers and recycle it most auto parts stores accept used oil for free, or check your local city recycling center.
And they will also be giving me a complimentary 10,000 miles service since I had to return because of their fault. Toyota claims the transmission in its modern cars is a sealed unit, and the fluid inside is good for the lifetime of the vehicle. And then locate the filter behind it. All of these fluids are extremely harmful to your eyes and skin so it is important to protect yourself. Write in the search box the car name for which you want to find information, and find how to reset other service reminders when by yourself.
They have fixed it now. I hope this is helpful. Pour in the correct amount of oil check your manual. Since this procedure only changes 2. They said there was none.
Loosen it the rest of the way using your hand. If you are uncomfortable doing this please seek professional help or the help of an experienced friend. The most important thing is that it is always carried out in a safe manner. Be sure your drain pan is in position. I used Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic. Then put it back into D and oscillate quickly between N and D for at least 6 seconds.
The information provided herein is a reference provided to you at no charge. Did they forget to install the crush gasket? I've owned and driven Toy's with well over 750k miles. Remove the old washer from either the bolt or the surface of the oil pan wherever it stuck to , replace it with a new one and screw the bolt back in. Let the oil drain out for a while while you work on the filter. Flushing the transmission through the cooler lines is not possible on this transmission type, since the transmission does not have separate lines running to the radiator.
If you check your owners manual it should have a oil capacity figure as well. Make sure you get the right filter. Instead of a dipstick, sealed transmissions have an overflow bolt that's removed when the transmission is at a specific temperature, in this case, 104F. If not, you caught it in time. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. Above the overflow bolt is a straw which determines the level of the fluid when the temperature is correct.
Then go back to P. Open up the panel towards the front of the car. Open up the oil fill cap to allow air in and for easier oil drainage. Definitely make sure you have the name of the service agent, date and time, and confirm this with the manager of service and sales at the dealership. . For most Lexuss, you can wrap an old belt around the oil filter and unscrew it by hand. Most Lexuss have the oil type printed on the oil cap - it will likely be 5W-20, 5W-30, 5W-40, 10W-30 or 10W-40.
When the P and D lights are both lit green, the fluid is at the optimal temperature for checking its level. Not sure whether to believe them or what I can do about this. From what I can see it should be 6. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. Most Lexuss have the oil type printed on the oil cap - it will likely be 5W-20, 5W-30, 5W-40, 10W-30 or 10W-40. Back to the drained oil.