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How many quarts of oil?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Agent475, Oct 9, 2008.

  1. Oct 9, 2008 at 10:30 AM
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    Agent475

    Agent475 [OP] "Mark It Zero"

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    Ok, I have a really stupid and simple question... and so you know I am not a complete blithering idiot - I am sick and my mind is all foggy and I have misplaced my owners manual.....

    How many quarts of oil in the 2nd Generation 4.0L? I usually do 5 quarts - how much do you use?
     
  2. Oct 9, 2008 at 10:33 AM
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    DFPTaco

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    I bought 6 and used 5. Start with the five then run the engine for a few minutes (like 3), then check and add accordingly.
     
  3. Oct 9, 2008 at 10:34 AM
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    tacomaman06

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    i always used 5.5 quarts in the 06 with the 4.o that i had. it always seemed to be right. 5.5 goes in my 3.4 v6 also.
     
  4. Oct 9, 2008 at 10:44 AM
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    Sweet! Thanks!!!
     
  5. Oct 9, 2008 at 11:12 AM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    Manual says 5.2 qts.
     
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