Manual Transmission Oil Change
1) Before changing or inspecting oil, be sure to stop engine and lift vehicle horizontally.
2) With vehicle lifted up, check oil level and leakage.
If leakage exists, correct it.
3) Drain old oil and fill new specified oil by specified amount (up to level hole).
4) Apply sealant to thread of drain plug (1) and level / filler plug (2) and torque them as specified below.
“A” : Sealant 99000–31260 ( SUZUKI Bond No.1217G )
Tightening torque
Transmission oil level / filler and drain plug ( a ): 23 N·m ( 2.3 kg-m, 17.0 lb-ft)
It is highly recommended to use API GL-4 75W-90 gear oil.
Whenever vehicle is hoisted for any other service work than oil change, also be sure to check for oil leakage.
Transmission oil specifications
Capacity : 1.9 liters (4.1/3.3 US/lmp. pt)
Oil grade : API GL-4 (For SAE classification, refer to viscosity chart [A] in the figure)