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Car maker says to change trans fluid every 100k, fluid manufacturer says every 30k ??????

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On your Matrix, if you have a transmission dipstick, you do not have 100,000 mile transmission fluid. All Toyota vehicles that have the long-life fluid do not have a dipstick installed.
We recommend that the ATF be drained and refilled at 30K miles, and flushed at 60 K mile intervals. Using this maintenance regimen, we never rebuild any transmissions.
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