2005 Toyota Tacoma/TRD

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Old 01-28-07, 08:47 AM
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Whlie changing the oil, I was looking for the Atuomatic Trans, dip stick...
It is not there. So how do you add fluid !? Drop the Pan ? I wasn't to impressed with this discover, .... I undertand that since 05 auto maker half limited some of the maintance that you could do on early makes?
 
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Old 01-28-07, 10:52 AM
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Your truck has a sealed system, no dipstick.

The transmission is sealed, but you do fill it like a manual...........almost.........
the repair manual goes into greater detail, but, it is not as simple as filling a manual transmission. first you fill it to the fill it till it comes out an overflow, then with some of the computer test leads jumpered, you crank the truck up, run through the gears, and fill again...............since the newer transmissions do not use engine vacum to shift, i guess once it is filled at the factory, if it is not leaking, the level will always be the same
 
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Old 01-28-07, 02:30 PM
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Cool

Good philosophy ! It's been 13 years since I've had a new truck....
So it's all un-explored territory too me.........Thnx
 
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Old 01-29-07, 06:56 AM
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Head on over to http://www.toyotanation.com/forum/f61

The best and most active Tacoma forum, be careful you might end up with maxed out credit cards with all these peoples ideas

Here are some pictures of my 2005 Access Cab Off-Road Package with a few touches.

http://www.yourtacoma.com/tacoma/v/album/DSC_0269.JPG.html

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nice truck

Nice lookin Tacoma and a good site. Do they have a site for 2004 and below Tacomas mine is a 2004.
 
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