AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE FLUID ON-VEHICLE INSPECTION

PROCEDURE


  1. CHECK TRANSAXLE FLUID LEVEL

    Tech Tips


    • Drive the vehicle so that the engine and transaxle are at the normal operating temperature.

      Fluid temperature
      70 to 80°C (158 to 176°F)
    • The ATF temperature can be checked with the intelligent tester.

      Enter the following menus: Powertrain / Engine and ECT / Data List / A/T Oil Temperature 1.


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      *1 OK if hot
      *2 Add if hot

      Park the vehicle on a level surface and set the parking brake.

    2. With the engine idling and the brake pedal depressed, move the shift lever to each position from P to L, and then return it to P.

    3. Take out the ATF dipstick and wipe it clean.

    4. Fully push the dipstick back into the pipe.

    5. Take out the dipstick and check that the fluid level is at the HOT position.