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Tanny issue

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Krazie Sj, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. Apr 18, 2009 at 2:05 PM
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    Krazie Sj

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    No, not like Brian's tranny issue.
    We won't get into why I have a tranny issue, that should be well known. Took it to the mechanic. Got it cleaned out and filled up. Now sometimes it will not engage the gear and rev up then slide into gear and jump on me. Happened at least 3-4 times now. Nothing too serious, just annoying if anything.

    I'm going to get it taken back to the mechanics to have a look at, but till then, any clue what it might be? Or could the fluid still be a bit low?
     
  2. Apr 18, 2009 at 2:06 PM
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  3. Apr 18, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    First thing I thought of was the fluid is low.
     
  4. Apr 18, 2009 at 5:29 PM
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    Fluid is low or the trans is is slipping
     
  5. Apr 18, 2009 at 5:41 PM
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    X2. Low fluid. Sounds like the mechanic didnt get the tranny to the propper temp before adjusting the fluid.
     
  6. Apr 18, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    Trans fluid goes in the radiator, not the tanny.
     
  7. Apr 18, 2009 at 8:05 PM
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    But did the mechanic know that?
     
  8. Apr 18, 2009 at 8:07 PM
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    He probably doesn't know where the tanny even is.
     
  9. Apr 18, 2009 at 8:53 PM
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  10. Apr 18, 2009 at 9:03 PM
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    Yup! He's already got that covered. :)
     
  11. Apr 18, 2009 at 10:11 PM
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    Yeah, I should have figured tranny's were off limits.

    I'll give them a call and have it looked at again.

    Cheers guys.
     
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