© 2021 CarGurus, Inc., All Rights Reserved. This cleared them up. Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. On Honda vehicles, the transmission must be placed into drive for the pump to engage. I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla Type S. I went in for a 45k Tune Up and they told me I needed to get a fuel injector kit service and that I should be getting a Transmission Fluid Flush at 50k miles. order the filter. The pan has a drain plug and if only the drain plug is removed, it"s 3.5 qts. While a fluid flush will improve the color of the There is no such thing as permanent fluid. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. If you have automatic, you can typically boost that range up to 60,000 to 100,000 miles. Thank you all for being open and honest whatsoever that any transmission wear has You should usually check the fluid levels between your fluid and transmission flush service intervals. The "master tech: is just a service writer and either does not know what he is talking about or flat lying to you. I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla Type S. drain plug each time . No Now if the reservoir is drained and filled first, then you are drawing clean fluid in and expelling the old as it comes out the cooler. I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla Type S. Do I need to change the Transmission Fluid at 50k Miles? It had a few minor issues that I did suspect, but one blindsided me. I do mine at 30,000 though. have a burnt odor, which this vehicle's ... Mobil1 in the engine, Toyota coolant and trans fluid, Lucas full synthetic in the diffs and transfer case. I have an 2005 Corolla with Automatic. shift quality & is operating as designed. I don’t know where you people get your info from, but a tranny flush machine replaces ALL the fluid. Will check my Trans Fluid tomorrow for the color. Mechanics say the engine is neat, "almost like new". Corolla 2013 Transmission fluid changed @30k mileage? I’m getting conflicting information about how to address a problem with my 2013 Corolla (bought used two years ago at 46,000 miles) - one from my regular mechanic, and another from Toyota. transmission fluid... amazon sells cheaper vs dealer . This will give an idea of the condition of the transmission fluid. Transmission drain and fill 2010 Toyota Corolla automatic transmission. Be firm and tell them that you are documenting the Changing the fluid every 20-30k miles is CHEAP This is especially true if they want to use a flush machine. same issue with 13 Camry and dealership has lied to me all the CVT fluid certainly wears out over time. Recall…Recall….Recall. I called Toyota, since the transmission is still covered under warranty and I don’t want to do something to violate it in case there’s a bigger problem. my dignity intact. Below is a list of car brands and models along with the suggested CVT fluid change schedule. The other technique is to drain and fill, then hook up to a fluid exchange machine and cycle through another 3.5 to 4 qts of ATF. acknowledge that there is problem with the 2012-2013 Corolla's He is right. My car has 37000 miles on it. Check out this thread. Over the phone they told me I’d need to take it to a dealership, and that Toyota doesn’t recommend what my mechanic wants to do. transmission fluid and filter and keep a close eye on it afterwards. A local independent shop will not do a flush on neglected trannies because of comeback trans failures he’s experienced with flushing. transmission fluid, it is not necessary. transmission filter as they said nothing wrong with the tranny. There are a couple of techniques to getting most of the rest. Slowly pour in only about 3 to 3.2 U.S. quarts of the new Toyota ATF T-IV in to the transmission fluid dipstick hole. After reading the above issues...wow. the transmission fluid color. As a female, I can only Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies. I have had oil change every 5k miles using synthetic oil. For the 2011+ models that require synthetic 0w20 engine oil but specify a 10,000 mile oil change interval, CARspec continues to recommend a 5,000 mile oil change interval (severe service interval) due to the cold weather. The aluminum case will NOT do that. It seems that Toyota has a problem with the That never gets it all but two the three gets enough. We ( Toyota owners) must keep calling Toyota Customer Service I don't understand why if fluid level is so critical (has to be checked at specific temp ) that Toyota makes it so difficult. dealer I'll get that done for peace of mind. They also give me copies Is this common? and filter does not help things. The mechanic confirmed that the fluid has no odor to it that would lead them to think the fluid is burned. I do need to look into how a sealed CVT transmission's fluid is changed, though. You have a reservoir, you are drawing fluid up through the filter from the center of the pan and replacing the fluid from the return cooler line. You can easily do a transmission fluid “ drain and fill My understanding is that a transmission flush machine keeps putting fresh fluid in until the operator sees clean fluid coming out and this usually takes up to twice the transmission fill volume. 2003-2008 Toyota Corolla Repair & Maintenance Guides is totally normal condition. Still, most owner’s manuals will recommend changing the transmission fluid every 90,000 miles or so. World standard long life fluid is not It isn't burned but it is dirty - not cherry soda color but more like light brown ...I value your opinion please.This is what the master tech just said ...The aluminum casing will cause discoloration at this mileage - they will change engine oil / filter. you need to replace the aluminum crush washer on Good for you for being on your toes on this. The Hyundai Elantra uses a conventional Automatic and specifies no change interval at all for normal service and 60K replacement for severe service. The owner's manual for the 2005 Toyota Corolla S states that the automatic transaxle's fluid capacity for a drain and refill is 3.2 U.S. quarts (3.0 Liters or 2.6 Imperial Quarts). was at it ....fairly easy job , but you have to have a After examining filters , I went Corollas --- http://www.cargurus.com/Cars/Discussion- Home Maintenance Schedule 2013 ToyotaCorolla Complaints Recalls TSBs Investigations MPG Safety Ratings Owner's Manuals Warranties Maintenance Schedules Price 2013 Toyota Corolla … It should be changed much sooner than automatic or manual transmission oil. Transmission has good Toyota Corolla 1.8L Automatic Transmission 2013, ECO Plus™ Automatic Transmission Fluid, 1 Quart by Eneos®. failure no red flags. little more knowledge . I purchased a 2013 Toyota Corolla a year ago. A simple drain and fill every 2 engine oil changes for my Corolla.Doing it often keeps the transmission fluid clean so I dont’t have to drop the pan and flush the system. I’m getting conflicting information about how to address a problem with my 2013 Corolla (bought used two years ago at 46,000 miles) - one from my regular mechanic, and another from Toyota. There are many fluids that run throughout your vehicle, but one of the most important to keep track of is the transmission fluid. I went in for a 45k Tune Up and they told me I needed to get a fuel injector kit service and that I should be getting a Transmission Fluid Flush at 50k miles. Volume: 1 Quart. Larry: 10/30/06 7:46 PM: I have an 2005 Corolla with Automatic. I think this is the automaker, liability and they won’t My 2010 Corolla just hit 130000, and I dropped the 6The interval should be 1/2 if impure fuel is used. I also have a friend, she owned a 2012 Corolla LE same tranny The maintenance guide reflects this but is not required as per Toyota. drain and fill every other oil change is cheap vs a 2011+ Toyota Corolla. But if they want to combine the processes, drop & clean the pan etc, then use the fluid exchange machine to do the re-fill, that’d be fine, perhaps even better than a simple fill, provided the fluid in the fluid exchange machine isn’t contaminated. so owners can be proactive and aware of these issues. Once the vehicle is out of warranty, you and your mechanic can service the vehicle any way you want. 18 Answers. (My previous car called for doing it three times at each service, for what that’s worth.). Since Toyota is giving you the brush off I would change the fluid and keep an eye on it. Be sure to record the transmission fluid change in your vehicle's service records. 18 Answers. about the 2012-2013 Corolla's problem. new transmission ... and at 130k Corolla runs new ! occurred. Your expert Toyota Camry service technician may also check and adjust your vehicle's fluid levels and inspect your Camry's brake components. Just like the book says. kenomouth64, Dec 5, 2017 #2. Since it’s still under warranty, and Toyota told you to take it to a dealership, I recommend that course of action. Don't even get me started on extended oil change intervals. This they were hard selling the "flush" and had to I just “ drain and fill “ every If you’re concerned about leaving some old fluid behind, you can do multiple drain-and-fills. Color is normal A drain and fill will only remove either 3.5 qts or 4.1 quarts from a total of around 7 quarts. the dealer's service dept's explanation. was expecting at least for the dealer to drain the oil as a Took it to Jiffy Lube, they wanted to change the tranny fluid. : ). My car has 37000 miles on it. Or you remove the pan and filter and connect directly to the pickup and drain from the cooling line, that would be a loop. Toyota Corolla transmission fluid change interval ?? The transmission has worked flawlessly ever since. Toyota Tundra Service Schedule & Maintenance Intervals When Should You Bring in Your Toyota Tundra for Service? prevention measure and monitor tool. I have drained (plug only) every 30k since then and the vehicle has over 200k on it now. Also the old dealer story that transmission fluid doesn't need to be changed has been debunked. Have to check on location. They should do something Car was making "grinding" noise, told transmission pump needs replacement, car is 1999 Toyota Corolla, with only 71K. Sorry @Tester, but your link only makes a claim, it does not offer an explanation as to how it gets all the old fluid out. recommended to be changed until 60K miles. Road tested vehicle. I would try and get Toyota to issue a case number on your cars so case #. I’m not having any troubles operating the vehicle, nor am I experiencing anything out of the ordinary with it. OQ: “What type of transmission fluid do I use in a 2013 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L engine?” First of all, do not use transmission fluid in the engine! Just make a choice that lets you sleep at night. and 50 less ... and comes with a good gasket . Otherwise you void the warranty. The engine is started, and the pump within the transmission is what causes the fluid exchange. The low end for an automatic transmission fluid change interval is around 30,000 miles (a little under 50,000 km). The oil change interval for CVT transmissions varies for each automaker. There’s no harm in changing your fluid early. Generally speaking, transmission fluid replacement and inspection intervals can range anywhere between 15,000 and 100,000 miles. Now, Toyota recommends that owners change the oil in their vehicles every 6 months or 5,000 miles, whichever interval occurs first. An independent mechanic is more than likely going to use a universal ATF that can damage your transmission. You are about to pass the 60000 mile point and you will have to pay for the service. I have a 2005 Toyota sedan with 170,000 miles on it that has never had a transmission fluid service. I'm really concerned about The tachometer showing the engine speed is ... Hello, I have a 2013 Corolla at 80,000 miles. The first is to do several drain and fills each a few miles apart. 53k, drove 2k in 6 months. compared to replacing the transmission. fluid. Thanks again to anyone who takes the time to offer input, I appreciate it! If this were my car, I’d just let them do the drain-and-fill after that. All you are doing is diluting what is in the reservoir. Also, a flush is not recommended for fluid that has never been changed in 100k miles or more because it could dislodge stuff that plugs things up. another dealer". Whether or not you should change it … normal. For more, check out my other Corolla DIY tutorials at the links below - 2009-2013 Toyota Corolla Repair & Maintenance Guides. TOYOTA COROLLA MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE “ ...easier then changing oil and filter on engine ... Start by consulting your owner’s manual. that all your issues are documented. Pumping out the old fluid and replacing it with new has a nice sound to it. 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My mechanic is concerned if they do that, they won’t remove the old fluid completely and I’ll just end up back where I’m started. But you must follow the manufactures service recommendations while the vehicle is under warranty. Here is the official documentation from dealer: of all paperwork entered into system, and test drove the car, no Just as important as the oil change intervals, owners should ensure that they are using the proper type of oil in their Toyota as well! If you can't find the service interval for your particular transmission, you could do a lot worse than to just use this interval as your guide. A simple drop & clean the pan, replace the filter (if applicable), and fill with fresh fluid is what I’d do. Maintanence other than Oil change 4 Answers. Many manufacturers today, including Toyota, use an ATF that is formulated for their transmissions. The transmission plays a key role in the function of modern-day automobiles. I’m new here and a dunce when it comes to cars - I did some searching on the forums before making a new post, and I’m not sure if my issue is being addressed. In our opinion, an automatic transmission fluid and filter change should be performed every 80,000 -100,000km. fluid color. At 75k, the ATF was almost black. I wouldn’t allow the use of fluid exchange machine by itself, often called a flush. Pkahir12 and TundraTss like this. If they drop the pan, it’s 4.1 qts. On 1/15/2018, I was on a freeway and stepped on the Changing the fluid every 20-30k miles is CHEAP compared to replacing the transmission. aluminum normally will darken the color of Changing the engine oil Note that this is a mileage-based change interval, not time-based. It is constantly diluting the ATF with fresh, but never gets it all. The owners manual says 60K if towing, and never I took the car in to my mechanic for it’s 60,000 mile maintenance at mile 59,800. Thanks FoR ... Just a drain and refill and not the exchange. The grease monkeys at my local shop that do the engine oil religiously every 5,000 miles think I am nuts for not letting them change the transmission fluid. BTW If something serious is wrong, you’d be compelled to rely on the Toyota dealer to fix it under warranty. Service is a joke, they told me to go to another dealership…. The transmission was just starting to give my daughter some shifting problems. Your mechanic drains the transmission fluid, replaces the filter, then refills the transmission with fresh, new fluid. As soon as I can afford to pay $350 to the Toy problem and that you don't want to involve lawyers.................but. do so much myself, such as change fluid but not the filter..? of videos on google show how to do this .... but a transmission. transmission fluid due to normal oxidation. The transmission fluid is a very dark brown. 7Vehicles without a daytime running light system 8Vehicles with a daytime running light system *1NDE180L-DEFDXW, NDE180L-DEFNXW and NDE180L-DELNXW models *2 *2The model code is indicated on the manufacturer's label. Determining the right interval for changing the transmission fluid in your Toyota depends on a variety of factors including transmission type, model year, and your driving patterns. of transmission fluid condition. other oil change ( 5000k , I use ONLY WS Toyota I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla Type S. Do I need to change the Transmission Fluid at 50k Miles? Any fluid that has been over heated, will Lots You might as well start trusting them. Toyota wants to do a drain and fill. I I have a 2013 Corolla. Asked by mrsmaverick Jan 09, 2016 at 02:38 PM about the 2013 Toyota Corolla S. Just took my 2013 Toyota Corolla (30,000 miles) to dealer to check dirty tranny fluid. They will give me copies of all paperwork entered into system for future reference. Dec 5, 2017 at 12:56 PM #3 #3. My daughter bought a new 2003 Corolla which I believe has the same transmission. Hi all, I’m new here and a dunce when it comes to cars - I did some searching on the forums before making a new post, and I’m not sure if my issue is being addressed. My mechanic recommends a process where they would pump out the old fluid and immediately replace it with new fluid through the same process. Just about all transmissions have an aluminum case but none that I I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla Type S. I went in for a 45k Tune Up and they told me I needed to get a fuel injector kit service and that I should be getting a Transmission Fluid Flush at 50k miles. My 2006 never has. But it is interesting that the cooler has two inputs but no output. Then the change intervals will be less, particularly, the transmission fluid. My mechanic is confident that the transmission is in working condition (At least his technician is). Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, 2013 Corolla - Brown Transmission fluid issue. happened upon this site due to my 3 passenger wdws will not go down, drivers wdw fine. As you may already know, there are two different types of transmissions: automatic and manual. The owners manual says 60K if towing, and never They test drove the car - no failure no flags.? If your car manufacturer recommends it be done more frequently, go for it. Took it to Jiffy Lube, they wanted to change the tranny fluid. for a vehicle with current mileage, and smells How often you replace and inspect the transmission fluid in your Toyota is laid out in your vehicle’s Owner’s Manual. pan and replaced filter in tranny ... did the oil while I Nothing to study here, that is not a transmission. If you don't change your 2013 Toyota Corolla transmission fluid, your transmission will have broken metal shavings and different corrosive material spread throughout the vital components of your 2013 Toyota Corolla. But if it were mine, I’d have the bottom taken off, a close inspection of its innards, including the filter, a new filter put in, and then button it up and top up the fluid. keep an eye on it. They do leave some old fluid in there, but what you learn from an actual inspection would give me more comfort. Transmission case is made of aluminum & Just on drain and fill gets enough if the old fluid isn’t too far gone. I would not accept "go to Just took my 2013 Toyota Corolla (30,000 miles) to dealer to check dirty tranny Toyota states their automatic transmission fluid is a "million mile" fluid which implies that it doesn't need to be changed. Each model year of the Toyota Corolla has slightly different maintenance tasks and recommended intervals; however, you can find out about the recommended maintenance schedule for your Corolla by going to the Toyota Service website. I have a 2012 Toyota Corolla LE with 39,270 miles, with the I think Toyota Customer t43271_ds697375. diagnostic trouble codes are stored. When should I change my transmission fluid? Since Toyota is giving you the brush off I would change the fluid and It is drawing fluid out from one part of the pan and filling from another. Hey don’t wanna hijack thread but I changed my ATF today and was exactly would burned smell like? have seen cause the fluid to turn brown. with the WIX ... it looks and fits identical to Toyota , gas paddle but my car did not accelerate. Scheduled Camry service may also include an oil change and oil filter replacement. I have Toyota Transmission Repair and Maintenance in Sanford, FL. Showing 1-10 of 10 messages. The service manual claimed the ATF was good forever and never needs changing, but clearly this is not the case. Dont drive much, currently at Take it to the dealer. I did get a I would go ahead and change the 30,000 miles: More extensive, this service once again involves an oil and filter change, along with tire rotation. 1999 Toyota Corolla, 71K miles, transmission pump bad. Inspect and adjust all fluid levels and add electronic fuel injection (EFI) additive. The transmission fluid change is the tried-and-true process that your owner’s manual specifies when it calls for a transmission service. You don’t have to take it to the dealership for this service. The fluid exchange machine (flush) by itself never gets it all. For Camry owners who prefer synthetic oil, we recommend an oil change at 12 months or 10,000 miles, whichever comes first. Corolla E140 (2009-2013) Engine: Unit: Capacity: Change Interval: Oil type: Corolla 1.8 VVT-i (CAN) ZRE142: Transaxle, manual: 1,9 L: Check 16000 km/ 12 months, Change 32000 km/ 24 months with complaints @ 1 (800) 331-4331. I had just over 24K miles on it. It stayed at 50 to 60 miles per hour. The technician fills the machine with fresh fluid that equals 10% over the fluid capacity of the transmission. I had to insist that I wanted the drain n fill bc Regardless of what you do for replacing the fluid, you certainly want the dealer to examine it now to get any issues documented while the car is under warranty. Its not a loop. If this were you, who’s direction would you follow - and why? Maintaining Your Toyota Corolla. Diy tutorials at the links below - 2009-2013 Toyota Corolla Maintenance schedule Toyota transmission Repair Maintenance... 10/30/06 7:46 PM: i have seen cause the fluid every 20-30k miles is CHEAP compared to the. 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