The 3.4 liter V6 engine in a 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette has a timing CHAIN
Any transmission from a comparable Chevy Lumina APV or Pontiac Trans Sport minivan should be compatible, provided they have similar engines.
=It should draw from the reservoir under the hood.== =
It should be underneath the van, towards the rear of the vehicle.
7 quarts if you are changing the filter and draining it. The darn thing does not have a transmission dipstick so check the owners manual for exact amount. You should be good with about 6 to 7 quarts no matter what.
First of all, the best place to check is your owner's manual. It will depend on the size of the engine in said Silhouette. If it is a four cylinder, it should hold around 4 quarts, and if it's a six cylinder engine it should hold about 5 quarts.
It should have a bleeder screw on top of the thermostat housing.
Your 1992 Toyota transmission will hold 12 quarts of transmission fluid, when it is empty. You can check the transmission fluid level with the dipstick.
20 ft pounds should do it. too much and you'll strip the theads
The timing chain is designed to last the life of the engine unlike a timing belt.
All with transverse engine 3.8 Liters, 4.0 Quarts
it should hold 5 1/2 quarts