Cost to replace nissan xterra transmission 20 cost. How to change transmission oil in a nissan xterra caraddiction. I just had the transmission fluid changed in my 2007. This procedure will be the same to 2005 and up nissan frontier and xterra. Transmission fluid level check nissan xterra 20052015. How often does my car need new transfer case fluid. The engine on the 2nd gen xterra uses the same copper crush washer that the first gen xterra did.
Manual transmission oil change on 2007 nissan frontier. A forum for the legendary nissan pathfinder and infiniti qx4. Transmission cooler defect prompts do not buy advisory of. Fluid isnt black but turning a nice transparent brownwith that many miles. Add fluid gradually and check to be sure a proper fluid level is obtained. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. How to change the transmission fluid on a 2nd generation nissan xterra.
Genuine nissan manual transmission fluid hq multi 75w85 or api gl4, viscosity saw 75w85 or 75w90 2wd capacity. Manual transmission fluid change nissan xterra forum. A couple of weeks ago i asked if 33s were ok with the stock 3. Using a properly formulated transmission fluid for your nissandatsun pathfinder can protect your vehicle from costly problems down the road. Save money on oil changes, avoid costly auto shop visits with the best synthetic oil, filters, transmission oil, coolants and differential fluids on the market. Nissan has been developed sophisticated transmissions through years and it is critical that you add the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your owners manual typically in the back of the manual in a section titled fluid capacities. The 20052007 xterra appears to have a widespread defect where coolant leaks into the transmission, causing transmission failure around 90,000 miles. Complete manual transmissions for nissan xterra for sale. Radiator problems of the 2007 nissan xterra part 1. However, i was informed by the nissan service department that they have a machine that flushes and back flushes to clean the strainer the atf through the radiator cooling. Is there a write up on how to change the manual transmission fluid.
The nissan spec calls for a gl4 gear oil, presumably to avoid additional sulfurbased additives in gl5 gear oil. Maybe if ouy would like to understand me, please take the ma12 page and you will see what i mean. Get the best deals on complete manual transmissions for nissan xterra when you shop the largest online selection at. The front diff, transfer case, and manual transmission use the same item to seal the filler and drain plugs. Nissan xterra automatic transmission fluid advance auto. For highload manual and auxiliary transmissions, particularly modern. As has been discussed previously in this forum, there is some question as to what is an acceptable transmission oil to use in xterra manual transmissions.
We have a complete line for most import manufactures here we offer information and parts to repair five different nissan pathfinder, pickup truck, ud diesel truck, van and xterra automatic transmission problems. Ive been told that the xterra, and all newer cars for that matter, do not have a transmission filter and all that is required is to simply drain the old fluid from the pan and refill. The 2007 nissan xterra comes with two and fourwheel drive, and a number of trims. Manual transmission fluid second generation nissan xterra forums. Install new transmission filter, gaskets and seals and transmission fluid.
The nissan spec calls for a gl4 gear oil, presumably to avoid additional sulfurbased additives in gl5 gear oil that may damage soft metals in the transmission. Important information about this manual you will see various symbols in this manual. Best recommended synthetic oil for your 2007 nissandatsun xterra. If the at fluid level is at low side of range, add at fluid to the transmission through the at fluid charging pipe. What you have said is right, for the allmode 4wd model, the transfer fluid is the same than the automatic transmission fluid. If the transmission fluid level on your xterra is low, you need to add fluid through the dipstick tube. How to change the transmission fluid on a nissan xterra youtube. Transmission fluid change necessary to change filter and. When was the last time your transmission fluid was checked. Manual transmission nissan frontier 6 cyl 6 speed 4x4 44244. Hi guys, i have a 2002 4wd sc with 55k miles on it.
November 2006 2007 service and maintenance guide nissan, the nissan logo, and nissan model names are nissan trademarks. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 1 2007 xterra models in dallas. Some people simply forget to change the fluid, which creates a bunch of problems. Amsoil transmission fluids offer the best protection for your pathfinder, even in the most severe driving conditions. The engine in your 2011 nissan xterra should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate.
The 2007 nissan frontier has 2 nhtsa complaints for the power train. How do you change the transmission fluid in the nissan. Problems to face when there is too much transmission fluid. However, i was informed by the nissan service department that they have a machine that flushes and back flushes to clean the strainer the atf through the radiator cooling lines and bypasses draining the pan and replacing the filter. Its primary function is to engage the axles of multiaxle vehicles. Nissan xterra transmission fluid change cost estimate. Positioned underneath the vehicle, a transfer case is made of an aluminum or steel housing and contains a complex system of chains, belts, or gears. Transmission fluid level check nissan xterra 2005 2015 2011 nissan xterra s 4.
This procedure will be the same to 2005 and up nissan frontier and xterra models. I convinced myself that i could change the atf and filter in my 2007 nissan xterra. Transmission fluid change second generation nissan. They said my transmission fluid was burned up and needed to be changed. The oil is designed to reduce friction and provide necessary cooling. Note that the manual says you must use only genuine nissan. Nissan pathfinder, pickup trucks, van and xterra automatic.
Three weeks ago noticed some tranny slippage while driving normally 80 miles a day, 5 days a week and all on highways, checked fluid, no problem, no leaks or. We produce the synthetic motor oil, oil filter, transmission fluid, gear lube and grease for a complete fluid change everything to keep your xterra running smoothly for the long haul. Nissan navara automatic transmission service manual. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your xterra and how to check the transmission fluid level. The xterra x is the entry point for the model and is equipped with front tow hooks, 16inch steel wheels, fourwheel antilock disc brakes, a tire pressure monitoring system, air conditioning, a cd player, and a split folding rear seat.
Average rating from 52 customers who received a transfer case fluid replacement. Manual transmission 6 cylinder 4wd fits 0517 frontier 15425768 fits. Get the best deals on automatic transmission parts for 2007 nissan xterra when you shop the largest online selection at. Automatic transmission parts for 2007 nissan xterra. Shop 2007 nissan xterra vehicles for sale in dallas, tx at. I want my xterra to last and i dont want to have to replace the tranny a few years down.
It ensures the smooth running of the engine and keeps the transmission temperature down since the gear generates a lot of heat due to numerous mechanical movements. Rear differential oil change on 2007 nissan frontier part 1. This method usually does a pretty good job at cooling the fluid and there is really no need to add an additional cooler, however, it does eliminate the radiators integral coolers ability to warm the transmission fluid transmission fluid operates ideally around 175200 degrees f. So this time i went to my neighborhood autozone and bought mobil 1 manual transmission fluid, like always. Fluid looks brown, no idea service history as i just bought it. After receiving numerous complaints from concerned vehicle owners alleging total transmission failures in nissan pathfinder, frontier and xterra vehicles caused by a cracked radiator that allows engine coolant to mix with transmission fluid, nccc filed a defect petition with the national highway traffic safety administration nhtsa in february of 2012.
Labor replace the nissan xterra transmission remove drive shafts and shifter linkages. Created on june 17, 2011 here i show how to change the gear oil in a six speed transmission for a 2007 nissan frontier. Wondering what fluid to used in your manual transmission. Remove the at fluid level gauge and note the at fluid level. The xterra does have a lot more power than my 1999 jeep cherokee 4. Manual transmission oil change on 2007 nissan frontier youtube. Manual transmission fluid change nissan frontier forum. Transmission fluid is the lifeblood of transmission. Recommended fluids and capacity second generation nissan. The 2008 xterra is getting 1516 mpg on the highway and slips to 10 off road. Nissan xterra manual transmission fluid change cost estimate. Automatic transmission parts for 2007 nissan xterra for. Figured this since i have been pulling a popup camper over the last year. Nissan reserves the right to change specifications or design without notice and without obligation.
Ive done this a million times on other cars, all of which were manufactured in 1980 and earlier. Drain the fluid from there should be about 5 quarts. It is important to use the correct fluid oil in you manual transmission, the vehicle manufacturers have done extensive testing to specify the correct fluid. There is a noise right after shifting not gear grinding, that sounds either like one of the skid plates is vibrating, or some kind of metal on metal highpitched noise. Changing the transfer case fluid second generation. Never changed tranny fluid before, but seems fairly straight forward. We offer a complete line of professional overhaul kits for your automatic transmission. Crawl under and look for a flat plug on the atf pan. What years did the trans fluidcoolant cross contamination. Best recommended synthetic oil, filter, transmission fluid. It requires a gl4 gear oil so i use almost four and half quarts. I had my 2003 2wd x checked out at the dealer recently. G37 6mt manual transmission fluid drain change image.1336 1075 874 497 207 224 813 137 1179 214 1383 1128 463 1359 506 439 1253 497 278 464 673 1451 318 133 817 97 798 299 1230 968 563 862