Not only was its power increased, but the redesigned Sienna could also have either front- or all-wheel drive. And I carefully clean the area off, then visually check for leaks from the oil filter and drain plug after doing an oil change, both at idle rpm then at higher rpms. The owner's manual states the capacity is 6. The oil changes were ok but they way overtorqued the lug nuts every time. Each make and model vehicle comes with its own design of oil pan and its own size of oil pan drain plug.
This is really good stuff! Put your car on a level spot for safety and start your car Sienna. I was amazed he could so overtighten the drain plug with the vise-grip he chewed it up with. Also great for engines that have flat tappet cams and vehicles that are under high stress and operating temperature. Some cars have plugs that were replaced and the threads may not be as efficient as the original plug threads. All-wheel drive is available on the three upper-end models.
Do not go by vehicle's oil life monitor when using this oil. I believe shops are ripping people off. The thread above says the engine oil drain bolt torque spec is 28 ft-lbs. For my own Corolla, just a few years newer than yours, I can tell you how I do it, never had a problem damaging the threads on the drain plug or oil pan. Order several bottles to keep on hand to use throughout the year.
Lasts up to 1 year or 25,000 miles before needing to be drained. If you're buying the oil yourself, you'll need to purchase at least 5 quarts of '''5W-30. Side-impact airbags for the front seats and side curtain-type airbags that cover all three rows of seats are standard. Torque is created by the twisting force or the rotational force of the drain bolt. I finally had to carefully grind new lands into the head and that did the trick.
I usually buy my drain plug gaskets at Toyota, in a batch of 10. What does the manual say for the transmission pan drain and check plugs? Once the drain bolt has been screwed back into the drain pan, tighten the drain plug until the drain plug will no longer turn without having to add excess turning force. Works in gas or diesel engines. Twice on an 8600 mile trip one loose drain plug and one loose oil filter and over filled the engine. The second-row seats are excellent, and the third row folds down easily. I could always tighten to 20 ft-lbs by feel first and use common sense. The engine was ruined or another shop botched an oil change later on a repaired pan and laid the blame on the shop that did the repair? Exterior styling updates for 2006 affect the grille, fog lamps, headlights and taillights.
I'll bring some wrenches to check fasteners on dealer site after a service. Straight out of the 4Runner Repair Manual. Note that the Toyota spec is greater than the spec established on some other vehicles. The brakes are easy to modulate, and this minivan corners adeptly. Most vehicles are equipped with a basic oil pan, and the basic oil drain bolt will require a little bit more torque.
The instrument cluster was re-styled, light on dash changes. Keeps engine clean and sludge free. For left front rotor, turn your steering wheel to the left all the way and stop the engine. Some drain holes are deep with lots of threads, some are shallow with fewer threads. Note: To go up to 25,000 miles on the same oil, for some vehicles it may require changing the oil filter 2 or more times and topping off when an Amsoil 25,000 mile filter is not available. The Sienna is stable on the highway and easy to keep on course.
Once the designated torque amount has been reached, the drain bolt is properly torqued. I have 3 torpue wrenches and noted the spec. Guaranteed up to 15,000 miles or one year, whichever comes first, before needing to be changed. This process will not only tighten the drain plug, but it will also allow you to watch as the drain plug washer, O-ring or crush washer is seated. It teams with a five-speed-automatic transmission. Can anyone confirm this is the Toyota spec for the 14mm drain bolt on the 04 - 09 Prius? Taken from the 05 Toyota Sienna repair manual. However, it appears that the 6.
Have an extra quart handy to top off when necessary. There's no minimum or maximum orders. The force is applied by a torque wrench. Exterior Similar in appearance to prior models, the current Sienna rides a 119. Available equipment includes laser cruise control, a navigation system with a rearview camera, and sonar-based front and rear parking assistance. Better to follow Toyota recommendations and I have pre-paid maintenance, so no need for oil, filter hanging around the house.
Check out some of my other posts if you need more tips and info. Safety Antilock brakes are standard, and Vehicle Stability Control with traction control is available. Tighten the bolt uniformly in several steps. After all, loss of engine oil is a much worse problem to deal with compared to having to fix the threads in the oil pan or drain plug or replace the oil pan. A drain plug looks like a bolt, but it is not a fastener. Up to 15,000 miles or 1-yr with severe service. I'm much better now, and use a tq wrench whenever a value presents itself.