AUTO -BOX

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AUTO -BOX

Postby rockdoc » Wed Dec 01, 2004 8:41 pm

I want to change the oil in my /wifes 1.6 eunos , but i cant see the drain plug , and is it true that you re-fill the gearbox through the dipstick /tube?
Anyone any experience ? :!:
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Postby DouglasH » Thu Dec 02, 2004 8:30 pm

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Postby loftladderman » Fri Dec 10, 2004 10:03 am

Nah....not through the filler or you will be there next Xmas !
Under car....undo and remove fill plug up the passengers side of the tranny..... then remove drain plug from under the transmision.
CATCH OIL of course but not in your hands :-)

Clean drain plug of crud...fit new CRUSH WASHER ! ! !
Refit.

Get a cheapo pump....I got mine on www.screwfix.com and refill till it trickles out filler hole.
Refit funny square headed bolt again.
Job done.

NOTE: Easier if oil is warm and do not...repeat DO NOT do it under the car on the car jack ! !
Axle stands are the order of the day OR a pit...or a ramp.
Better if the vehicle canm be kept level but NOT critical.
GOOD LUCK :-)
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