I was stuck repeatedly and in many dangerous conditions in the mountains in an attempt to get to a ski area due to this problem. I will pass on the Toyota fluid for now. The affected vehicles have a spare tire carrier assembly mounted under the vehicle whose attachment cable may corrode due to high concentrations of road salt splashing onto the spare tire carrier. I have owned three in the past, no more. They were covered under the extended warrantee that I bought when the van was new. It's the most dangerous car I ever had, whenever I slow down and tend to accelerate, the car hesitate to go for about 1 to 3 seconds delay. To buy a particular transmision, place your order online or call our sales staff at 1-866-612-9788 with the stock number.
I have had to change my driving habits to account for the poor design of the transmission. He was the only person in the van at the time, the van was not running, there were no keys in the ignition. All four tire were replaced. Very noticeable when you take your foot off of the gas for a moment, like turning into a street or driveway. . These flushes use minimal labor and a machine intense process that leave dirt and debris inside the transmission.
They also indicated that there have been other complaints of this type. They agree it is not right but tell me there is nothing I can do about it?? Very nice folks but maybe not the right choice for transmission work. We have reported this problem to the dealer every time we bring it in for maintenance, with no improvement in performance. My only concern is that if I should ever need to accelerate to avoid an accident, my van may not respond in time. I have owned three in the past, no more. It was not total loss--that I could have handled, but it would come and go, even within a single turn.
This will be my last Toyota. I suddenly and intermittently lost power steering. And if you only want to see cars with a single owner, recent price drops, photos, or available , our filters can help with that too. I checked through my online repair manuals and could not find details about the service interval and procedures. Get a quote for trans service from one or two Toyota dealers. The maintenance was performed by midas or Toyota.
They have done other small jobs for me, nothing major. The approximate failure mileage was 60,000. And yes, they recommend a flush not a drain and filter. Manual Description Cylinder V type 4 cycle, gasoline, Research Octane Number 91 higher, use of premium unleaded gasoline with, an Octane Rating of 91 Research Octane Number 96 higher recommended. The complaints are organized into groups with data published by vehicle, vehicle component, and specific problem.
The van will jump into a gear like if someone had popped the clutch on a manual transmission. The vehicle was taken to the dealer a second time and the technicians stated that the transmission needed to be replaced. As the parking brake was not set, the van rolled backwards down the driveway, through a fence and into a ravine with the child inside. Repeated trips to dealership bring no satisfaction: Response from dealer is that vehicle is operating within standards. The vehicle was not repaired.
Am starting to have neck problems as a result of doing a lot of local in town driving and constantly stopping and starting with being jerked around in my van. The contact stated that while driving approximately 25 mph, the vehicle would not accelerate further. If Toyota requires a special fluid it should be noted in the owner's manual. Your best bet is to always go with the exact transmission fluid recommended by the manufacturer. No one was hurt, but damage to the vehicle and the property is extensive. Has just over 60K miles on it so high time I get to this maintenance item. It is a more compact and optimized version of the U880 automatic transmission structure with additional features for improved performance and efficiency.
After the accident, the transmission lock appears to be working normally. Notes: Some vehicles come with several transmission options and could be very confusing. I have had the transmission fluid changed several times but nothing changes. I have had this problem since I have owned the van. Those owners are advised that they must have their vehicles remedied again under this campaign and that having the earlier recall completed did not remedy their vehicles. Some manufacturers recommend disconnecting the return hose from the radiator and running the engine with transmission in Neutral to drain the fluid and stopping the engine once fluid stops flowing. Especially since all of the other things that has happen with their cars lately.