Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Garage > 4 Cylinder

Notices

Oil Level

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-25-2008, 01:45 PM   #21
Senior Member
hate2work will become famous soon enoughhate2work will become famous soon enough
Joined: Sep 2008, #9431
Location: Washington State
Posts: 185
hate2work's Tacoma Gallery
This confused me as well the first time I changed my oil in my 2.7 L. The manual calls for 6.1 quarts, but the local dealership told me it was 5.5 quarts.

Many others on another forum told me they just put in 6 quarts and call it good, adding that if it was a little over full it wouldn't hurt a thing. Makes it much simpler that way, as I'm not left with that stupid .5 quart looking at me. Besides, the larger fill will mean it will go that much further before I have to change it, and might run a little cooler as well.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Checking Engine oil Level Frustration rob01 2nd Gen. Tacomas 2 03-05-2011 08:58 PM
What I discovered on the oil level/capacity The Shape 4 Cylinder 25 02-09-2011 05:07 PM
oil level after oil change RockyTacoma 1st Gen. Tacomas 11 12-29-2010 02:02 PM
Oil Level Issue SURFTACO Technical Chat 9 03-05-2010 11:56 AM
Oil level in differential? ecampvet 2nd Gen. Tacomas 5 01-06-2009 01:38 PM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.