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Tranny fluid

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by sirsaechao, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. Feb 29, 2012 at 8:09 AM
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    sirsaechao

    sirsaechao [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Any alt tranny fluid or should I stick to Toyota OEM?
     
  2. Feb 29, 2012 at 11:30 AM
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    brs127s

    brs127s Well-Known Member

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    I went with Amsoil universal ATF and haven't had any problems. Be warned, it is not cheap.
     
  3. Feb 29, 2012 at 12:50 PM
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    Snowman

    Snowman I have a problem for your solution…

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    From Walmart. Was like $20 and 10k miles without an issue.
    "Recommended for use where DEXRON, DEXRON II, III and VI, Toyota T-IV and WS, MERCON®, MERCON® SP and LV, Allison TES 295 and 389, Nissan Matic-D, Matic-J and Matic-K, Honda Z-1 (except CVT), Mercedes NAG-1, Mitsubishi Diamond SP-II and SP-III and many others are required."
     
  4. Feb 29, 2012 at 12:52 PM
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    asus611

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    Been running OEM since I got my truck 9 years ago. Changed every 30k. No problems at all.
     
  5. Feb 29, 2012 at 4:10 PM
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    hossmaster

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    I run whatever autozone or orileys dex III they have.
     
  6. Feb 29, 2012 at 7:34 PM
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    NegroTundra

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    Redline is top notch. I run the MT-90 version in my Manual, smooth as butter!
     
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