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The Dumb Question of the year

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by plmber58, Mar 24, 2009.

  1. Mar 24, 2009 at 9:20 AM
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    plmber58

    plmber58 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ok I will bite but every other vehicle I have had had a transmission oil dipstick. I have an 09 automatic and cannot find a dipstick or a place to refill the oil and there is nothing in the owners manual. Is the transmission sealed?
    Thanks in advance for any answers.:confused::help:

    Jim
     
  2. Mar 24, 2009 at 9:26 AM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Haaha! I was looking for mine last week as well! Chris4x4 says ours does not have one and that the tranny oil is good for a lifetime.;)
     
  3. Mar 24, 2009 at 9:29 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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  4. Mar 24, 2009 at 9:33 AM
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    plmber58

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    Thanks WW
     
  5. Mar 24, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    Yeah no problem. I was pretty confused as well!:eek:
     
  6. Mar 24, 2009 at 1:11 PM
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    sdnicker2000

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    I was reading somewhere where the newer BMW's don't even have an engine oil dipstick. Nut's I say! (I'm sure there are some BMW owners here that know first hand).
     
  7. Mar 24, 2009 at 1:13 PM
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    MacTaco

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    Yea, I think BMW and Audi don't want their owners to change their own oil.
     
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