AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID REPLACEMENT

PROCEDURE


  1. REPLACE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID


    1. Lift the vehicle. [*1]

      Note

      Set the vehicle on a lift so that the vehicle is kept level when it is lifted up (make sure that the tilt angle from the front to rear of the vehicle is within +/-1°).

    2. Remove the drain plug and gasket, and drain the ATF. [*2]

    3. Temporarily install the gasket and drain plug. [*3]

      Tech Tips

      Reuse the old gasket. A new gasket will be installed in step [*15].

    4. B001EGYE03
      *1 Refill Hole
      *2 Refill Plug
      *3 Overflow Plug

      Remove the refill plug and overflow plug. [*4]

    5. B001G9JE01
      *1 Specified Fluid Level
      *2 Overflow Tube

      Add fluid to the refill hole until it flows out of the overflow plug hole. [*5]

      Note

      Use Toyota Genuine ATF WS.

    6. Wait until the fluid flow slows and only drops come out. [*6]

    7. Temporarily install the gasket and overflow plug. [*7]

      Tech Tips

      Reuse the old gasket. The plug will be removed again to adjust the fluid level.

    8. Add fluid to the refill hole using the amount of fluid specified for removal and installation of the oil pan. [*8]

      Tech Tips

      Specified amount of fluid is 1.7 liters (1.8 US qts, 1.5 Imp. qts).

    9. Temporarily install the gasket and refill plug to avoid fluid spillage. [*9]

      Tech Tips

      Reuse the old gasket. The plug will be removed again to adjust the fluid level.

    10. Lower the vehicle. [*10]

    11. Start the engine. [*11]

      Note

      Make sure that the A/C switch is off.

    12. Slowly move the shift lever from P to S, and then change the gear from 1st to 5th. Then back to P. [*12]

    13. Allow the engine to idle for 30 seconds to warm it up. [*13]

    14. Turn the ignition switch off. [*14]

    15. Repeat steps [*1] to [*14].

    16. Repeat steps [*1] to [*2].

    17. Install a new gasket and the drain plug. [*15]

      Torque:
      20 N*m  { 204 kgf*cm, 15 ft.*lbf }
    18. Repeat steps [*4] to [*10].

    19. Adjust the fluid level Click here.

    20. Lower the vehicle.

    21. Operation complete.