Question about 2003 Toyota RAV4
My car had an accident and was repaired, the automatic transmission fluid was drained and refilled because the technician claimed it was necessary to clean the transmission system. Since then the car ceases to accelerate after a 15 to 20 minutes drive.
I have been told by someone that a wrong fluid was used. I have now purchased the right Toyota transmission fluid but will like to know if
1. the gear box must be opened to clean the gear oil filter before refilling with the right oil?
2. Do I just drain the wrong oil and refill with the right one?
3. Will refilling the right oil stop the problem?
When it reaches its top speed of about 15 to 20 mph does it rev out or does it stay in that gear?
Posted on Dec 04, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 30, 2013 | 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier
Jul 26, 2012 | 1997 Pontiac Grand Am
Jun 27, 2012 | 2005 Toyota Corolla LE
Feb 06, 2011 | 2003 Volkswagen Passat
Jan 12, 2011 | 1996 Toyota Celica
Nov 15, 2010 | 2003 Hyundai Accent
Jun 13, 2010 | 2006 Subaru Impreza
Sep 11, 2009 | 1991 Mitsubishi 3000GT
Dec 04, 2008 | Toyota RAV4 Cars & Trucks
Oct 12, 2008 | 2001 Volkswagen Passat
180 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: