Inspect Automatic Transmission Oil Pan Subassembly
a. Remove the magnets, and use them to collect steel particles.
b. Carefully look at the foreign matter and particles in the pan and on the magnets to anticipate the type of wear you will find in the transmission.
• Steel (magnetic): bearing, gear and clutch plate wear
• Brass (non-magnetic): bushing wear
2006 TRANSMISSION A750F Automatic Transaxle - Sequoia
- Fig. 258: Collecting Steel Particles Using Magnet Courtesy of TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A., INC.
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