MANUAL TRANSAXLE OIL ON-VEHICLE INSPECTION

PROCEDURE


  1. INSPECT TRANSAXLE OIL


    1. Stop the vehicle on a level surface.

    2. Remove the rear engine under cover LH Click here.

    3. A0052J5E03
      Text in Illustration
      *1 Filler Plug

      Remove the transmission filler plug and gasket.

    4. A0059LO

      Check that the oil level is within 5 mm (0.197 in.) from the bottom of the transmission filler plug opening.

      Note

      An excessively large or small amount of oil may cause problems.

    5. Check for oil leakage when the oil level is low.

    6. B0040F6

      Install a new gasket and the transmission filler plug.

      Torque:
      39 N*m  { 400 kgf*cm, 29 ft.*lbf }

      Tech Tips

      Face the tapered side of the gasket toward the front transaxle case.

    7. Install the rear engine under cover LH Click here.