Automatic transmissions are very picky, if you have the wrong transmission fluid or amount of it, the transmission will most likely not perform as designed. Saturn vue transmission problems page 2 car forums at. Does anyone know if the transmission issue applies to a 2004 saturn vue with a manual transmission. Pour in the trans fluid of your choice and check the level after each. Saturn vue transfer case running take out awd unit 40k 2004. The dipstick has two marks that stand for low and full. Never install more fluid or lubricant than what is considered adequate according to gradients on dipstick or level of filler hole. The saturn vue went on a more environmentalfriendly path when they the company released the green line model in 2007. I been trying to find the transmission fluid dip stick, but no luck. A quick sniff test revealed it to be automatic transmission fluid and an inspection of. To purchase a service manual, see service publications ordering information on page 79. In this video we show how to replace the transmission fluid in a 20022007 v6 saturn vue. The 2006 saturn vue has 4 nhtsa complaints for the power train. I have been so frusturated by the treament i have gotten from the saturn folks regarding my saturn vue and the transmission.
Keep this manual in the vehicle for quick reference. Valvoline synchromesh manual transmission fluid high performance manual transmission lubricant designed to meet the extreme demands of passenger car manual transmission gearbox applications enhanced performance in both low and high temperature operating conditions excellent wear protection under high loads and extreme pressure. How to check the transmission fluid in a saturn cvt it still runs. Manual transmission 4 cylinder fits 0307 vue 14976854 fits. Buy a 2006 saturn vue automatic transmission filter kit at discount prices. My 2006 vue has the honda v6 with auto transmission, leather heated seats, moonroof, the top stereo with satellite radio, four wheel drive, and. I have had the car almost six month now i have never check the transmission fluid level.
To see how frequently 2006 saturn vue problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Getrag 5speed manual transaxle dexroniii automatic. Three weeks before the transmission went out i put brand new tires, brakes, wheel bearings, and someother minor things. My 2006 vue has the honda v6 with auto transmission, leather heated seats, moonroof, the top stereo with satellite radio, four wheel drive, and only 98,000. Transmission fluid is essential to your 2002 saturn vues performance, as it keeps the vues transmission running smoothly and provides adequate lubrication for the transmission gears and components. The engine in your 2008 saturn vue should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. Its time to change the transmission fluid on my sons saturn. Anyone owning a 2006 saturn vue know where the transaxle. How do you check the automatic transmission fluid level. Transmission fluid level check saturn vue 20082010.
Here are the instructions on checking the fluid level. I want to know how to check the transmission fluid level and where is the dipstick on this car. Get the best deals on manual transmission parts for saturn vue when you shop the largest online selection at. The guy at the saturn dealer says they connect it to an exchange machine that also detects temperatre and fluid expansion for the correct level. Noticing that my 2006 saturn vue, 5speed becomes extremely hard to shift gears when the weather is cold. Atf for saturn vue cvt transmission bob is the oil guy. I looked up the fill specs and saw the vue should take about 7.
The proper way to add transmission fluid to this transmission is to remove a fill plug while the engine is running in park and add fluid until it starts running out of the fill plug. Checking the transmission fluid in your vue is a simple task anyone can do in his or her own driveway if, that is. Choose top quality brands ac delco, api, atp, pioneer cables, premium guard, pronto. Check oil level 20022007 saturn vue 2006 saturn vue 3. The only way to check it per service is to remove the center part of the main drain plug while running in park,if fluid drains or trickles out they say its full. Manual transmission parts for saturn vue for sale ebay. This is a specialized tool that allows you to reach through the transmission case and see if you have an ample amount of transmission fluid left. My aunt recently got an allwheeldrive saturn vue with the 3. I have a 2004 saturn vue with transmission thats in the shop right now. Whenever you have your transmission fluid changed, the automatic transmission fluid filter must also be changed. Note that most saturn have an oil pressure gauge next to the speedometer this gauge does not tell you what your oil level is, however the video above will show you how check the oil level in your 2006 saturn vue. I had read a lot about the torque converter problems that they were having the saturn vue s and made sure that when i test drove all of them i kept an eye out for it. This manual includes the latest information at the time it was printed. Jun 25, 2018 heres why changing your transmission fluid can cause damage.
What kind of transmission fluid does a 2002 nissan xterra use. Check your owners manual for when your automatic transmission fluid needs to be changed. Saturn vue transmission problems page 5 car forums at. The transmission in your aura does not have a dipstick, so to check the transmission fluid you have to remove a plug on the transmission case. I recommend spending the extra money at your saturn dealer to fix the leak and properly fill the transmission. The 2002 xterra came standard with a fivespeed manual transmission and had an optional fourspeed. I went through the owners manual and it said the transmission dipstick is a black loop in the rear part of the engine compartment. Does this car have a dipstick to check the transmission fluid level. Your saturn retailer and the saturn service manual have information about servicing your vehicle and the airbag system. Acdelco gm original equipmentautomatic transmission oil pan. Mar 07, 2017 how to fill the manual transmission with fluid on a 2003 saturn vue. Low prices on automatic transmission fluid for your saturn vue at advance auto parts. Heres why changing your transmission fluid can cause damage.
I searched and searched there one day and couldnt find it. Transmission dipstick location in a 2006 saturn vue it. Compare 2006 saturn vue automatic transmission fluid brands. Drain and replace the transmission fluid youve done that 2. This is defined by having an electric motor connected to the crankshaft and a modified transmission. This manual describes features that may or may not be on your speci. Saturn vue automatic transmission fluid advance auto parts. Jan 29, 2012 hello,i will be glad to try and assist you with this,welcome to just answer. I just purchased a 2006 saturn vue with 96,000 miles on it and when i drove it for a few days low and behold the problems have started. The vue i have does not come with a transmission fluid dip stick. Transmission problem 2004 saturn vue 4 cyl all wheel drive automatic where is my dipstick located for the 2004 saturn vue. Transmission fluid level check saturn vue 20082010 2008.
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Saturn used the continuously variable transmission cvt in the ion quad coupe and in the vue during the. How to check and add fluid to your automatic transmission. Between 3045 the engine will rev up, as if the transmission is going to shift, but it doesnt s. As of this writing mobil 1 synthetic atf does not meet the z1 spec. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your vue and how to check the transmission fluid level. Saturn 2006 vue automobile owners manual 412 pages automobile saturn 2006 relay owners manual. I looked for the dipstick but i have not found one where is it located. Visit carid for a broad selection of saturn vue transmission pans, dipsticks, drain. I wiil contact the nearest gm dealership later today. We have auto parts for the saturn vue, saturn aura, saturn outlook, saturn ion and the saturn relay. Whether youre looking to customize your saturn vehicle or make a repair, gmpartsnow has the car parts and gm accessories youre looking for. You can opt for standard automatic transmission dipstick replacements, and there are also some premium options out on the market. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your vue and how to check the transmission fluid.
Saturn aura transmission fluid change no dipstick check. Make sure your engine is cold when you check the oil in your vue. This video shows how to check the fluid level in a saturn vue vehicle that has the cvt transmission. I have a 2003 saturn vue 5 speed manual transmission. How to check the transmission fluid level in a 2006 saturn. Other people on saturn forums say theyve just done simple drainfills. Find aftermarket and oem parts online or at a local store near you. Get the best deals on complete manual transmissions for saturn vue when you shop the largest online selection at. Using a properly formulated transmission fluid for your saturn vue can protect your vehicle from costly problems down the road. May, 2011 should i get the transmission fluid flushed or just exchanged. Automatic transmission green line hybrid thru 10608 fits 0708 vue 2818497. View and download saturn 2006 ion owners manual online.
Transmission fluid flush or exchange 2006 saturn vue. If this transmission doesnt have the normal dipstick to check the fluid level then to check the level on this vehicle locate the transmission fill plug under the vehicle at the bottom of the transmission on the drivers side near where the axle exits. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by acdelco features premium quality and will perform better than. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. View and download saturn 2005 vue owners manual online. Anyone owning a 2006 saturn vue know where the transaxle dip. The problem as told to me is that it needs a reverse silenoid and it difficult to locate one. How many quarts of transmission fluid is needed for a 2006 vue 2006 saturn vue changing the touqe converter seal and need to put in new oil. How can i add transmission fluid on my 2006 saturn ion automatic. Saturn reserves the right to make changes after that time without further notice. This is defined by having an electric motor connected to the. Saturn vue automatic transmission 2006, atf type h plus automatic transmission fluid, 1 quart by idemitsu. Do the 2009 saturn vue carry transmission fluid dipstick if so where is it located in the engine no dip stick, most all new vehicles dont have one now a days.
Jan 21, 2012 you will need to drain it, and then know exactly how much to add. How many quarts of transmission fluid is needed for a 2006 vue. Transmission dipstick location in a 2006 saturn vue. Sometimes, youll really need an automatic transmission dipstick. How to fill the manual transmission with fluid on a 2003 saturn vue. I bought it about 3 years ago with 64k mostly highway miles. Saturn vue problems 2006 saturn vue power train problems. Transmission fluid replacement 20022007 v6 saturn vue. Acdelco gm original equipment automatic transmission dipstick tube 24224022. This same transmission is used in the saturn vue green line hybrid vehicle with the addition of an. How can i add transmission fluid on my 2006 saturn ion. Engineered for and meets the requirements of honda automatic transmission with dw1 and z1 specifications.
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