You can check a list of pricing for the various trim levels. The first steps are to warm up the engine for a few minutes, park the car on a level surface and then turn off the ignition. The old oil might still be hot enough to burn your fingers depending on how long you warmed up the engine. See our for tips on adding coolant to your Yaris. If the drain bolt is equipped with a crush washer, inspect it and replace it if necessary. A few compatible replacement oil filters with their part numbers include the following: , , , , , , and.
Note: I am not a registered charity. Last year, automotive suppliers Accuride Corp. Donations are not tax deductible. Toyota Yaris L trims have four speakers, manual windows and a fold-down rear bench seat. The oil filter is located just in front of the oil pan and closer to the center line of the car. For 2012, the receives a more aggressive and bolder front fascia that features larger headlight housings than the previous generation. Taking off the coolant reservoir cap on a warm engine could cause the cap to up explosively and fluid to spray out of the reservoir.
I recommend using an oil filter wrench such as the for easy removal of the old filter. Remedy Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag assemblies with an alternate inflator, free of charge. Slight tweaks have been done to the transmission that results in improved fuel economy. Owners may contact Toyota at 1-800-331-4331. Chinese producers were selling steel wheels from 44.
The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir in your Yaris is located and how to check the coolant level. The sedan will only be available for fleet sales, which means the lineup has been reduced to the 3-door and 5-door hatchback. Pull out the dipstick, wipe it clean with a paper towel or a rag, re-insert it and pull it out again to check the oil level. The switches and controls feel solid and well-connected. Sales of the called Vitz in Japan took a header last year in the American market, dropping almost 40 percent over 2009, which was one of the worst sales years in forever. Slide the used oil catch container to just below the drain bolt. We compared base models, because while all Yaris trims get the same mileage, some competing cars boast higher mileage that can only be had in more-expensive trim levels or with pricier option packages.
They added that the Fit offers a versatile interior with good cargo space. The four-door Yaris has 15. Body style: Three-door hatchback, five-door hatchback Engine: 1. Try to avoid over tightening the new oil filter to prevent from damaging the rubber o-ring or the filter housing. Insert the automotive funnel in to the oil filler hole.
The recall began on June 22, 2015. Send Bill an Hide full review What is a Bumper-to-Bumper warranty? Nine airbags and a tire pressure monitoring system are also standard. The recall began on July 31, 2013. If you frequently give rides to tall people, expect to have to share legroom between front and rear passengers. A relay in the Power Steering Control Module of the electronic power steering system could experience a short circuit due to insufficient distance between terminals in the relay and moisture contamination of relay coil windings.
Double check that the oil drain bolt and new oil filter are tight before moving on to the next steps. General Motors will contact the Pontiac owners. The car does feel bigger, but the company's efforts to minimize costs while improving packaging are met with mixed results. Reviewers said the is one of the more exciting cars to drive in the segment. Allow the old oil to drain out for at least a few minutes or until the flow slows down to just an occasional drip. Most test drivers found plenty of room and comfort in the front seats, though some commented that the back seat is too narrow to seat three comfortably, which is common in this class. Warming up the engine will help suspend any contaminants within the old oil and also allow it to drain out more quickly.
It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Now, for 2012, Toyota has redesigned its Yaris; the new version is slated to go on sale in October. Some automakers also bundle seat belts and airbags into their powertrain warranties. The affected vehicles may have been manufactured with a roof headliner that does not provide the proper occupant protection in the event of a crash. Depending on the model, dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or the air bag assembly, free of charge.