Toyota Fortuner Transmission and Engine Oil Capacity

 Toyota Fortuner Transmission and Engine Oil Capacity

The Toyota Fortuner is a popular mid-size SUV that has been in production since 2004. Over its generations, the Fortuner has featured various engine and transmission options. Understanding the correct fluid capacities and specifications is crucial for proper maintenance. This guide covers fluid capacities for the current and previous generations of the Toyota Fortuner.

Transmission Models and Specifications

The Fortuner has used several transmission options over the years:

GenerationYearsTransmission ModelsATF CapacityATF Specification
1st Gen2004-20154-speed automatic10.1 LToyota ATF Type T-IV
5-speed automatic10.6 LToyota ATF WS
5-speed manual2.2-2.6 LAPI GL-4 SAE 75W-90
2nd Gen2015-present6-speed automatic9.5 LToyota ATF WS
6-speed manual2.2-2.6 LToyota MT gear oil GL-3/4 75W-90

Engine Models and Specifications

The Fortuner has been offered with several petrol and diesel engine options:

GenerationYearsEngine ModelsCapacityEngine Oil SpecificationOil Capacity
1st Gen2004-20152TR-FE (2.7L petrol)2694 ccAPI SL/SN, ILSAC5.6 L
1GR-FE (4.0L petrol)3956 ccAPI SL/SN, ILSAC5.5 L
1KD-FTV (3.0L diesel)2982 ccAPI CF-4, ACEA B16.9 L
2KD-FTV (2.5L diesel)2494 ccAPI CF-47.2 L
2nd Gen2015-present2TR-FE (2.7L petrol)2694 ccAPI SN, ILSAC GF-55.5 L
1GD-FTV (2.8L diesel)2755 ccAPI CF-4, ACEA C2/C37.5 L
2GD-FTV (2.4L diesel)2393 ccAPI CF-4, ACEA C2/C36.3 L

Other Fluid Capacities

In addition to engine oil and transmission fluid, here are other important fluid capacities for the Toyota Fortuner:

Cooling System

  • 1st Gen: 9.8-11.1 L (varies by engine)
  • 2nd Gen: 10.1-11.5 L (varies by engine)

Power Steering Fluid

  • All generations: 0.9-1.0 L (ATF Dexron II or III)

Brake Fluid

  • All generations: 0.44 L (DOT 3 or DOT 4)

Fuel Tank

  • 1st Gen: 65-80 L (varies by market)
  • 2nd Gen: 80 L

Final Thoughts

Proper fluid maintenance is essential for the longevity and performance of your Toyota Fortuner. Always refer to your owner’s manual for the most accurate and up-to-date information on fluid capacities and specifications for your specific model and year. Regular fluid checks and changes according to the recommended service intervals will help keep your Fortuner running smoothly for years to come. When in doubt, consult with a certified Toyota technician to ensure you’re using the correct fluids and following proper maintenance procedures for your vehicle.

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