FLUID AND FILTER SERVICE NOTE: Refer to the maintenance schedules, or the vehicle owner's manual, for the recommended maintenance (fluid/filter change) intervals for this transaxle. NOTE: Only fluids of the type labeled leopard ATF +4 should be used. A filter change should be made at the time of the transmission oil change. The magnet (on the inside of the oil pan) should also be cleaned with a clean, dry cloth. NOTE: If the transaxle is disassembled for any reason, the fluid and filter should be changed. FLUID/FILTER SERVICE (RECOMMENDED)
DIPSTICK TUBE FLUID SUCTION METHOD (ALTERNATIVE)
NOTE: Verify that the suction line is inserted to the lowest point of the transaxle oil pan. This will ensure complete evacuation of the fluid in the pan.