How do you refill or change the transmission oil in a BMW m50 auto trans with no dip stick?
In order to check or change trans fluid on BMW vehicles with no dipstick a hoist or set of ramps is needed. Remove upper plug in drain pan under the vehicle. make sure vehicle is running for level inspections. Do not run vehicle if draining fluid!
proper level of oil when vehicle running is level with opening in side of trans oil pan.
On the manual transmission the dip stick is also the speedometer cable mount. When you remove the cable from the back side which is between the motor and firewall you will see the dots on the housing that holds the speedo gear. This is also where you refill the trans. I think it is easiest to just drain the trans and put the recommended amount it takes to fill it.
What is a trans axle fluid change for 1997 Buick Riviera Owners manual recommends it local mechanics say it is same as transmission service?
All you can do in your driveway is drop the trans pan, replace the trans filter, replace the trans pan gasket, install pan (no gasket sealer needed or required!) and refill what fluid drained out in the process which is aprox half of the fluid the trans holds. Take it to a trans shop if you want a complete fluid change. They will have the equipment to do a trans flush.
When going uphill 1992 Pont Transport 3.8L motor kept running but the vehicle wouldn't drive is the transmission bad?
What is the refill fluid capacity of a 2004 avalanche 4x4 trans when the filter is changed but the converter is not drained?
On a Metro trans there is a plug on the trans case right side faceing engine that is a hex head or square 3/8 hole for ratchet handle. Have seen both. Remove plug and insert flexable trans fill funnel in hole. Fill until it runs out. You can stick your finger in hole to check level. Its a good idea to change it as book recomends. Drain plug at botton of Transmission case. Refill with…
How do you replace Honda Odyssey 2002 transmission fluid as mentioned in the car maintenance manual?
you are suppossed to use honda atf you will need about 6-9 qts take drain plug out and drain fluid about 2 or 3 qts come out at a time refill trans about 3 qts start engine let run about 3 minutes . drain again refill and run again .drain and refill again and the job is finished you cannot change filter it is inside trans the filter gets replaced when trans is rebuilt
if it's an automatic trans. then you pour it into the the hole for the dip stick using a funnel, if it's a manual trans. with no dip stick then there should be a fill plug similer to the drain plug on the side of the transmission under the vehicle. call dealer to find out trans capacity and check the flued level with trans hot.
The same way you would change an oil filter. It's located on the front of the trans --------------------- A transmission filter can be bought at a dealer or an autoparts store. Note that the filter is DIFFERENT than an oil filter. Though both are twist on filters the sizes are not the same. Be sure to accurately refill the transmission filter with the appropriate amount of fluid
There should be a drain plug on the pan. if not, you have to drop the pan. you should change the filter at the time of a fluid change anyway which is just inside pan & only 1 bolt generally to attach. you may have to support tail shaft & move cross member slightly. You will also need a trans pan gasket & torque in sequence to specs. When done just refill when running to…
Answer auto trans their should be a drain plug on the bottom of the trans and a filler neck with the dipstick under the hood manuel trans again with the drain plug and somethimes its easiest to take out the shifter and fill it from the top also on the auto if their is no plug you may just have to take the pan off if your going to change the fluid on an auto…