ATF Replacement

NOTE: Keep all foreign particles out of the transmission.

1.Bring the transmission up to normal operating temperature (the radiator fan comes on) by driving the vehicle.

2.Park the vehicle on level ground, and turn the engine off.

3.Remove the drain plug (A), and drain the automatic transmission fluid (ATF).

 

4.Reinstall the drain plug with a new sealing washer (B).

5.Refill transmission with the recommended fluid amount through the dipstick hole until the lever reaches the upper mark on the dipstick. Always use Genuine Honda ATF-Z1 Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF). Using a non-Honda ATF can affect shift quality.

Automatic Transmission Fluid Capacity: 
 4WD: 
 3.1 L (3.3 US qt, 2.7 Imp qt) at change 
 7.2 L (7.6 US qt, 6.3 Imp qt) at overhaul 
 2WD: 
 2.9 L (3.1 US qt, 2.6 Imp qt) at change 
 6.5 L (6.9 US qt, 5.7 Imp qt) at overhaul