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2002 isuzu rodeo: And how many quarts do we use ?

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Where do you fill the transmission of 2002 isuzu rodeo? And how many quarts do we use ?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 years ago.

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tims auto repair :

sorry....for the delay

tims auto repair :

i just got online

tims auto repair :

the fluiod must be pumped in

tims auto repair :

there is a plug at the top of the rear trans pan

tims auto repair :

on the passenger side

tims auto repair :

you will need to start the rodeo,,let it idle in park

tims auto repair :

and pump fluid into the fill plug untill it runs out of the fill plug

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2002 Isuzu Truck Rodeo LS 4WD V6-3.2L
Fluid - A/T Service and Repair, Procedures

Changing Transmission Fluid
There is no need to change the transmission fluid unless the transmission is used under one or more of the following heavy duty conditions.
A. Repeated short trips
B. Driving on rough roads
C. Driving on dusty roads
D. Towing a trailer
If the vehicle is used under these conditions, change the fluid every 20,000 miles (32,000 km)

1. Place a large drain pan under the oil pan.

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2. Remove the transmission oil drain screw (2) and drain fluid.
3. Tighten drain screw (2).
Torque: 38 Nm (28 ft. lbs.)

4. Remove the transmission overfill screw (1) and fill transmission through overfill screw opening, using DEXRON-III ATF.

Note: Add transmission fluid until it flows out over the overfill screw opening.

5. Let engine idle until a fluid temperature between 32°C (90°F) and 57°C (135°F) is reached.

6. Add transmission fluid until it flows out over the overfill screw opening, then close the overfill screw (1).
Torque: 38 Nm (28 ft. lbs.)

Note: To prevent fluid leaks, the overfill screw and oil drain screws gasket must be replaced each time these screws are removed.

Note: Check transmission fluid temperature with scan tool.

7. Reset "Oil Life Monitor" data by using Tech 2.


2002 Isuzu Truck Rodeo LS 4WD V6-3.2L
Fluid - A/T Specifications, Capacities

Oil capacity .............................................. 8.6 liter (9.1 qt)

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