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Old 04-07-14, 10:34 AM   #1
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Default NEED HELP ASAP!! 1JZ Transmission fluid

I'm changing out my 1jz auto transmission fluid today.

I try to search but can't really find the right amount of fluid it need and what kinda type I use.

If someone else could help me to the right link or tell me that be great before the dealership close.

1. How much fluid I need?
2. What type?
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Old 04-08-14, 12:56 AM   #2
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First thing to do is look at the bottom portion of the transmission dipstick. It should specify what fluid to use. If it doesn't you may be guided by what I have written below.

If your transmission is an A340E which is a 4-speed, then you will need Dexron 2. Since Dexron 2 is no longer currently manufactured, you can safely use Dexron 6 which is the current ATF specification.

If your tranny is an A341E which can still be a 4 or 5-speed automatic, then you will need to use T-IV transmission fluid. Preferably Toyota's own brand. The 4-speed A341E differs from the A340E in that it has a "manu-matic" function that allows you to drive it like a stick shift you by moving the shifter to the right and shifting up or down. By the way, if the dipstick indicates you use T-II, you can use T-IV. Hope this helps

If you are just going to drain the ATF from the oil pan, 3-4 quarts will be enough. Just make sure you DO NOT overfill. This will kill your seals in short order.

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