Push the new o-ring down to the bottom of the threads on the oil filter cap. To replace it: 1 Make sure the engine is cold. On older engines dont use synthetic. It is far better to have slightly less oil in an engine than necessary than to have too much. I had an Isuzu Rodeo with a 4L direct injection gas engine. When you visit your local store for an oil change service, our certified technicians with change your 2009 Sienna's oil, recycle your used oil and oil filter, examine all of your vehicle's essential filters, top-off critical fluids, and complete a free inspection of your entire vehicle.
Change every 10,000 miles or 6-months, whichever comes first. Order several bottles to keep on hand to use throughout the year. The Brake fluid type is Dot 4. I still think it's annoying. Well, I personally like the idea of regular oil changes around 3000 miles for a variety of reasons, so that's not a selling point to me. Superior performance over conventional oil with the bonus of increased fuel economy.
I did mine and it took about an hour, was…. I would prefer if it motored open when you tug on the handle, but it's acceptable. They did not make a fuel filter for the 2002 Toyota Sienna. The leather seats, however, were among the most comfortable of any minivan I've been in. Slowly pour in the rest of the oil while repeatedly checking the dipstick until the level reaches just at or below the upper metal dot.
I asked him what the deal was. Works in gas or diesel engines. Pick the one that best meets your driving distance each year and match it up with the corresponding lube. Lower the vehicle from the jack stands using the floor jack. The radiator can use Universal All Vehicles coolant antifreeze. For your convenience, our locations are open late and on weekends. If it were a person, you'd say it felt comfortable in its own skin.
The filter for the car can be accessed either below the car or above. Properly dispose of used oil. There was just enough support that I felt like I was sitting in the seat, not sliding around on top of it. The filter for the car can be accessed either below the car or above. I'm not sure what else you could ask. If you're inside the van, there's a button on the ceiling above the driver's seat you can press to open it. Be careful since the old oil may be hot enough to burn your skin depending on how long you warmed up the engine.
When you give your car what it needs, it'll give you back a whole lot more. Your owner's manual contains this information. Well, I personally like the idea of regular oil changes around 3000 miles for a variety of reasons, so that's not a selling point to me. No matter whether your engine requires a synthetic motor oil blend, high mileage oil, or a basic synthetic, you can rest easy because we always do what's best for your vehicle in light of your car's mileage, your driving style, and your area's general climate. That price reflects the Sienna's highest trim level. I used the Sienna to take a bike to the bike store, as well as a few trips to Target and the grocery store, and I'd say its capabilities make it a strong entry in this field. Now putting that all aside, I am the new owner of what is arguably the best vehicle I have owned in my over 30 years of driving—a 2009 Silverado 1500 Crew Cab with 5.
If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. Great hot and cold start protection. When you're ready, schedule your Toyota Sienna oil change appointment online and let the oil experts take care of your vehicle's engine. Closing the hatch is where the Sienna really comes up short: You can either press and hold the button on the fob, walk around to the driver's seat. It's also a good idea to check the level on the dipstick during the next few days. Oil Change every 6-months or 10,000 miles, whichever comes first. Then click Checkout after you've added your last item to the cart.
My test model came with leather and imitation wood trim. Take it to someone who is able to find it. Raise the front passenger side of the minivan with the floor jack and securely support it with the two. The old band type filter remover wrenchs are very difficult to use in the small space under the front manifold. We also had the optional sonar-assist parking feature, which beeps when you get close to something. It made it easy to navigate tight parking lots, too. Spin on the oil filler cap in the clockwise direction and push down the engine oil level dipstick.
Remove the in and out fuel lines to the filter, then unbolt from the sidewall. It is now the 21st century with 21st century oils. Pull out the dipstick and check the oil level. It's always a good ideal to let engine cool before attempting of remove old filter to avoid get burned. Spin on the oil filter housing by hand a few turns in the clockwise direction to prevent it from becoming cross threaded. Or equivalent to satisfy grade viscosity, is the oil that provides optimal level, of the oil which allows cold startability, the W allow for easier starting of the engine cold weather. Adjustable pedals, which aren't offered, would be extremely welcome for shorter drivers, but I didn't need them.