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I know the fluid needs to be checked when the trans fluid is at temperature, do you see fluid on your dip stick when its cold?
 

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Yes, I believe that the lower mark is the cold level, and the upper mark is the hot level. You should be checking the level with the Pilot parked in a level spot and the engine off. If you just went for a drive, give it a couple minutes for the level to stabilize. Don't try to check when the engine is idling.
 

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Also if you just changed the fluid, don't be surprised if you can't see a distinct line where the level is. Just make sure that the bottom hole has fluid in it and streaks upwards.

--Chris N.
 

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Yup, there is fluid on the stick when the tranny is cold. But as STMech noted check the fluid level with tranny hot and engine off.
 

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Don’t forget to smell the fluid too. It should have a semi-sweet non burnt aroma to it.
 
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