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  1. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    We have a 2011 Sienna LE with 59,000 miles on it. Except for the regular oil changes, tire rotation, and the brake service, we haven't done much regular maintenance on it since we bought it from the showroom, except for may be a couple of times. It's a great van that's in an excellent...
  2. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 1)
    Has anybody added an oil catch reservoir (see attached pic) to their 1st generation Sienna? Mine puts out a pretty big cloud at startup, but not all the time and I was wondering if one might help.
  3. Mods and Projects (Gen 2)
    Hi all. New member here. Just introduced myself in new member intro. Wanted to post pics of the upgraded oil return line(yellow stripe) that I just took off my van. I may replace w/metal line when I do serp belt or water pump in a cpl years. I had the dealership throw the metal line in the...
  4. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 2)
    I have a 2008 Toyota Sienna. When removing the oil filter housing I dropped it and the perforated tube, spring and disc came out. How do these parts fit back together? It looks to me the spring goes on first, the disc goes on next, then the perforated tube over that. Please help!
  5. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    I will be doing my first oil change on my 2011 Sienna XLE. I know I need a new crush washer ,but do you need Toyota oil filter wrench to take out oil filter? Also do I only lift front of van or does the van have to be level? and how many quarts do you put? sorry for all questions thanks.
  6. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 1)
    So, I have a Kia Sedona already and have changed both CV axles and a number of other repairs. A hassle, not great at it, but can get it done eventually. So, I was in need of a back up to keep the family moving while repairing 1 vehicle, and dont have the funds for a brand new one. My aunt has...
  7. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    I have a 2011 Sienna LE with the 6 cylinder engine. I did the first oil change three days ago since the customer care ended. By far the hardest oil change I've done (mostly due to the dealership over tightening things). Now I'm paranoid I've done things wrong. In the aggravation I forgot to...
  8. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 2)
    Hello, I am looking to replace control arms and ball joint on my sienna. Few post here and TN shows people lifting engine to remove the engine mounts using a plywood or 2x4 in between the floor jack and the oil pan to lift the engine high enough to remove the motor mounts. Is this safe...
  9. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    Am sure this is somewhere BUT, My 'Free' Service is about up on 2014 Sienna 3.5 L eng., Series LE and will in the future change my own oil and filter...I need to know where I can buy the Oil Filter Wrench..?? Really don't care to purchase from Dealer...Any info would be appreciated..
  10. General Discussion (Gen 3)
    What is the correct cap size for 2013 oil filter wrench? I looked up Toyota part size 09228-06501 on Ebay and results came back with 65mm 14 Flutes End and 64mm 14 Flutes End. They all claimed that the wrench would work for 2013 Sienna.
  11. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 2)
    Hi,I have a 2014 Toyota Sienna XLE. Could someone please tell me how many miles is it between oil changes and what the cost should be? Thank you:):confused:
  12. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    I just bought a used 2008 awd sienna with 98 k on it. Unfortunately, I bought it as as and after two days from buying it I discovered that it has a front differential leak from the housing and it is going to cost 2000-2700$. I know it looks stupid to buy such car but I don't have expertise in...
  13. General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I need to change front seals (crank and timing gear) on my 2001 Sienna. I used Felpro on another van and that has gone 50K miles with no leaks. I just want to hear from others, what brand of oil seal is better?
  14. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 1)
    Could someone please describe the location of the oil pressure sending unit on a 1999 Sienna? Thanks.
  15. General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I notice that on my previous car the 2006 model mobil 1 burns faster then castro advance fully synthetic. Both oils has the car running quiet with no whatever noise. Now that I traded the 2006 for a 2010 model with the new engine 3.5L I am planning on trying out the penzzoil ultra platinum...
  16. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 2)
    Just bought a 2010 sienna and was wondering what kind of oil filters do many of you guys use for best results? I see there are mann filters, fram, mobil 1, ac delco, k&n at local advance autos and then there are the wix, bosch premium and some other brands at local oreily auto parts.
  17. General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Dear All Sienna lovers, I need your help and expertise. i just purchased a Sienna 2005 LE 3.3L 6Cyl. I am preparing for the next oil change and i am facing a difficult time finding the right part number. some online catalogues even refer to a insert type of filter for my car when i can obviously...
  18. Problems, Maintenance, and Repair (Gen 3)
    I'm planning on keeping my '13 SE for a while, I hope... Looking for a good deal on oil filters and oil, other maintenance items I could buy in bulk... Anyone has the same idea? Where can I buy bulk items besides ebay and Costco?
  19. Mods and Projects (Gen 3)
    For those buying their own 0W-20 synthetic oil, Valvoline and Mobil 1 are running promos right now: Mobil 1: http://slickdeals.net/f/7701409-5qt-mobil-1-full-synthetic-motor-oil-from-15-after-12-rebate-in-walmart-stores?src=SiteSearch Valvoline...
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