if all your changed was the fluid and filter, start with 3 quarts and add as necessary to bring it up to a good level on the stick. If you took out the torque converter and rebuilt the transmission, start with 5 or 6 quarts.
Make sure you run it for a few seconds in each gear before you take another reading. The fluid needs to be pumped through Park, and pumped through Reverse and pumped through Neutral and pumped through Drive and 3 and 2 and 1 individually to get an accurate reading on the stick. if You just add it and check it, it will be artificially high on the stick. RUN IT THROUGH THE GEARS, AND DO NOT OVERFILL
The filter is inside the transmission and is not to be serviced. Just drain fluid and replace.
The fluid go in the same hole that the dip stick came out of. You will have to use a funnel.
remove drain plug on drivers side,transmission pan,refill with hyundia fluid.gm jim be sure to use SP II type fluid or Genuine Hyundai tranny fluid. HYUNDAI NOW USES SPIII FLUID. THIS IS COMPATIBLE WITH ALL HYUNDAI A/T.
Transmission fluid should be a nice burgundy red color. If it is brown or black, this is a sign of transmission trouble. If the fluid smells burnt, the transmission will probably need replaced.
There is a plug on the bottom of the transmission to drain it. You will need to heat up the fluid before you drain it. Be very carefull of the hot fluid.
Hyundai SP3 transmission fluid is used in a 2005 Hyundai Accent. This brand of transmission fluid is recommended by Hyundai.
The 1999 Hyundai Sonata GLS came equipped with the 2.4L 4-cylinder and 2.5L 6-cylinder engines. Both engines had the F4A51 automatic transmissions. As of September 2014 the newest and downwardly compatible automatic transmission fluid specification for the application is Hyundai SP-IV.
Page 9.4 of the owner's manual states: automatic transmission - 11.52 u.s. qts.
Usually, I would remove the dipstick for the transmission and a funnel that is small enough to fit in there and that's how I add transmission fluid. You have to make sure you add the right amount and use the specified transmission fluid for that car.
if you change trans fluid REGULARLY like you should, flushing is not necessary
it is listed in your owners manual, diamond is the name, dealer avail only do not sustitute
Hyundai Transmission Fluid HY SPIII. Use nothing else.