However, the contact stated the gears did not shift properly. Use the iol syringe to add fluid in the diffrential. The Toyota Sienna is a mini van. Mechanic replaced both front axles, issue fixed. This was caused by a mistake made during the engine replacement in April. It looks like the cross section of a tire with a double ended arrow inside it.
You may need to squeeze bottle. If you car does not then you would have to drop the pan it's going to get messy I would loosen some screws around pan first so trans oil … could drain, then drop pan clean, you would need new gasket for pan. Just make sure that you tightened everything properly. Buy a recycled 2005 Toyota Sienna transmission and save thousands of dollars. Pump gear oil into the transmission until it starts to come out of the side plug once this happens the transmission is filled to the proper level Put The plug back in. Cable between shifter and transmission was loose. Now conventional thinking will tell anyone that sooner or later a fluid that is used for lubrication will have to be replac … ed at some time.
Now you have to remove transmission filter, you will see it right after you removed the pan, it is attached with 3 bolts. If so there is a procedure in your owners manual to follow after you change tires. Seems the joint had little grease in it from the factory! Initially thought to be failed trans, hence long time in shop getting replacement whcih was wrong part. You just have to quickly plug the hole up when you pull the tube with the bolt. Vehicles that were previously recalled under campaign 13V-429 are not affected by this recall.
It could be on the driver side or the passenger-side take the plug out. Planning to trade in car. You'll need a pump assembly and vinyl hose to pump th … e transmission fluid into the transaxle. Go to the auto-parts store purchase some gear oil recommended for that transmission. The Sienna is a 4-door seats up to 7 passengers. Transmission would shift hard and surge in all gears. You can locate them easily when you get under the van.
The vehicle has been to the dealer 6 times since a month after purchasing the vehicle for this problem; however the dealer has been unable to repair the vehicle. Once you've found the drain plug use a 14mm socket or wrench to remove it and allow the fluid to drain into a pan. At time of inspection of rear vehicle noise it was discovered that the rear u joint was also failing. After you drain it then you can remove the pan to change the filter. Then screw the fill plug back in. All trims are equipped with a 210-horsepower, 3. Take the plug out drain all the fluid put the plug back in.
Unbolt the drain plug bolt on the side of the tranny to drain. Connect the cable, wait 5-10 minutes to let the fluid spred within the transmission. You find the drain plug attached to the fluid sump which is on the bottom of the transmission. To get a special liquid it's called degrease liquid in any auto part store. Luckily, you can't overfill easily, because when it's full, it will run out! The first phase of the recall began July 7, 2015. Now you have to replace the transmission filter. You should only get abou … t 4 quarts out of the sump - another 10 quarts is trapped in the torque converter.
More visits and calls and no repair. Shop indicated something broke inside the gearbox. Drained and filled fluid and replaced transmission filter. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-877-866-8372 ex. Computer was reprogrammed and fluid changed--made it worse. Probably more common on this side due to heat from transmission.
The dealer said the transmission was getting used to the primary driver. If the level is too low add a lit bit, everytime add a little bit and wait 1-2 minites to prevent overfilling the transmission which can cause damage. Now if it's a manual transmission to drai … n the fluid. Diagnosed as a failing rear viscous coupler for the rear differential. Wait when it stops to come out.
They also experienced the problem and would contact the Toyota rep. The dealer found code for evap purge valve. If you want to do it right, empty trans oil, change trans filter, put new gasket, and 1 qt trans oil, 1 qt lucas transmission oil then fill to the proper level. Now not only original problems persist in addition transmission shifts make a loud noise. Put your car on the parking breaks. Lift the car up and put it on ja … cks.
Then out the bolt back diffrential requires about 1. If you have one new tire it will be bigger around than the others and rotate slower. This means greater freedom for you while driving, as well as increased safety and reliability. No charge, done as recall. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler. The same axle was replaced in September 2016 7 months prior , so shop figured it was a faulty part and replaced free of change both labor and parts free.