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Where is tranny oil?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by DanGer, May 18, 2009.

  1. May 18, 2009 at 12:01 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer [OP] Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    On my '07 manual, I am looking for the transmission drain and fill. Can anyone help?
     
  2. May 18, 2009 at 12:33 PM
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    Yes. Don't.

    It's a sealed tranny and needs to go to a mechanic to be filled. Draining's the easy part. But filling...
     
  3. May 18, 2009 at 12:49 PM
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    It is not too hard to change the transmission fluid on an 05 standard as I have done it. If your 07 tranny is anything like the 6 spds then they are there the fill is on the driver side in an odd spot just have to look real good.
     
  4. May 18, 2009 at 12:51 PM
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    chris4x4

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    He has a manual.....;)
     
  5. May 18, 2009 at 1:04 PM
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    From what I remember doing my 6spd over 2yrs ago (think same for your 5spd)... 24mm socket. Crawl under tranny, drain bolt on underside, fill bolt facing drivers side. Loosen FILL BOLT first. On the Quart bottles, I used a hand pump w/ a hose ext. Was a little tight in there, but if you got it lifted up, gives you better access.
     
  6. May 18, 2009 at 1:05 PM
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    johnecon2001

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    You're the last person who should be giving fluid advice on our trucks.
     
  7. May 18, 2009 at 1:21 PM
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    Here is a diagram for the R155F (5 speed 4x4 manual trans.)

    When you fill the transmission up with oil again, fill it to where the oil is just a hair under the fill plug. The manual calls for 0-5mm from the drain plug.

    Drain&Fill Plugs001.jpg
     
  8. May 18, 2009 at 1:22 PM
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    I was told it was a sealed transmission on my 2006 DC Auto... and that it didn't need it.
     
  9. May 18, 2009 at 1:24 PM
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    You're alive???? :eek:

    the auto won't need service for 100k(?) miles, he has a standard
     
  10. May 18, 2009 at 1:24 PM
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    The automatics are sealed, while the manual trasmissions are not.
     
  11. May 18, 2009 at 1:27 PM
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    I am!

    Thanks for the info...
     
  12. May 18, 2009 at 1:27 PM
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    Good to see you back around!
     
  13. May 18, 2009 at 1:28 PM
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    Thanks... yea, I was laying low for a while... work stuff.
     
  14. May 18, 2009 at 2:55 PM
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    lmaooooooooo... Pwned! :d
     
  15. May 18, 2009 at 3:54 PM
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    Here's an idea asshat. It's called get stuffed.
     
  16. May 18, 2009 at 4:00 PM
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    i think he was meaning it as a joke man. relax.:)
     
  17. May 18, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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    If that's the case then I apologize. I've been pretty tense as of late. My exboss is screening my calls and essentially refusing to give me my last paycheque.
     
  18. May 18, 2009 at 4:03 PM
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    i believe i'd be paying my ex boss a visit..........and taking my last pay check!!! that shit aint cool.
     
  19. May 18, 2009 at 4:12 PM
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    Anyways, back on topic:

    Good luck changing your fluids. :D
     
  20. May 18, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    DanGer [OP] Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    btw I figured it out. Thanks a bunch guys. If you wanna see the end product look in the 4 cyl section
     
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