The tool worked like a charm. I have a Bentley manual, and it doesn't metion anything about that. This site is just a collection of experiences with our vehicles. Please help our community —. Screw the obvious part on the bottle. Clean area around breather hole with a cloth and fit the breather cap.
Open the vent valve so the oil goes in the transmission quickly. Did the service in a few hours. You won't be able to buy these tools at the dealer. Pass tube over transmission to battery area. But you can just use a funnel in the filter housing to slowly add the fluid from the top. Continued for all vehicles: — Pull cap off breather hole. It's made of , it has passed not only all manufacturer's tests but also Volkswagen Group quality control and has to endure rough road conditions over a long time.
It fits for Volkswagen Group vehicles which were sold in the U. I found all the stuff at my local hardware store. Turn stopcock and put the fluid in. Essentially, this tool is used to introduce fluid into the transmission from the drain hole on the bottom. I now have one more question.
Nor did the article I found on this site. Fluid level procedure requires action at 35°-45°C, which is tranny fluid temp, not engine. It just looks like the tube allows air into the oil bottle. Other materials: Special tools and workshop equipment required Torque wrench -V. Aero-Clean neutralises microbes and bacteria in the heater and air conditioner unit. G 1410- 4…20 Nm Hose clamps, up to 25 mm -3094-. I like to know what this tool is design to to work with? If the gearbox has started leaking, check where the oil is coming from.
Photos, stories, information or other material may not be copied, reprinted or reproduced without written permission. Turn stopcock and put the fluid in. Get the trans up to temp then drain excess fluid I've done it, and I can't imagine ever wanting to spend the money to buy or build one of these. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions:. It looks like they added a couple of vent tubes to speed up adding fluid. . Took me a few hours to do.
Special tools and workshop equipment required Counterhold -3067- Removing Gearbox removed. This explains why there is no oil level check. This is my first car and I've only just started working on cars when I bought it 6 months ago. Do these brass tubes go up in the transmission, and if so, will fluid not flow out the drain valve? Therefore, there is no need to check the oil level of this gearbox. This site is intended for reference only. If you squeezed the bottle, fluid leaked out the vent. Is the tube a single piece or at least connected to form a single channel? I now have one more question.
Seems you could let it run until it heats up and then drain the excess. Please contact your local dealer for latest info. Attach oil bottle and turn the whole mess upside-down. Nor did the article I found on this site. I just ordered it along with the fluid and filter. Thanks in advance to all! I see no way to seal it off while filling. Capacities Capacities after draining oil for general repair work 1.
Why do I have to cut the pipe in order to fit it into the bottle? If you squeezed the bottle, fluid leaked out the vent. Pictures here: Using either method, the rest of the steps are the same. The actual service isn't too hard. I have a Bentley manual, and it doesn't metion anything about that. The new oil is poured in through the breather hole. There's plenty of tutorials and videos that show how to do it. It looks like they added a couple of vent tubes to speed up adding fluid.