The radiator failed on my 2008 nissan frontier causing the transmission to fail. When coming to a stop, as the trans downshifts from high to low gear, i can hear a clunk sound from the rear. I took it to another automotive shop that was running a special to service and flush all fluids when i went to pick up the truck and asked them about allt he services they performed on my truck they said that my truck has life time fluid in the transmission. As long as that royal purple has a gl5 listed it will be fine for your diff.
Transmission fluid level check nissan frontier 20052019. Using transmission fluid other than genuine nissan cvt fluid ns2 will damage the cvt, which is not covered by the nissan. Transfer case oil change on 2007 nissan frontier duration. The 2008 nissan frontier is a compactclass pickup truck available in two body styles. How to perform a transmission service on a 200520 nissan. This service is typically done as part of a bigger, more expensive. Manual transmission fluid change nissan frontier forum. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your frontier and how to check the transmission fluid level.
August 2007 2008 service and maintenance guide nissan, the nissan logo, and nissan model names are nissan trademarks. Nissan doityourself maintenance, modifications and. We warranty our entire used frontier manual or automatic transmissions with a minimum 6months to 2years depending on the specific frontier transmission assembly. How many qt trany fluid does it take for nissan frontier. First off, i have a 2002 nissan frontier king cab xe. I strongly advice using only nissan recommended fluid in the transmission, trans case, diffs, etc. Nissan frontier transmission fluid change duration. Nissan frontier transmission questions car forums at. Rear differential fluid change nissan forum nissan. Manual transmission parts for nissan frontier for sale ebay. The worst complaints are transmission failure, fluttershutter, and difficult shifting. We carry a large inventory of nissan frontier automatic transmissions. Its in perfect condition and just passed a maryland state inspection where we completed an oil and filter change, replaced the wiper blades, and replaced the rear brake pads. Nissan manuals and guides provide you with important details regarding the use and care of your vehicle, such as its maintenance schedule, oil type and recommended tire pressure.
Leaking coolant is mixing with transmission fluid through the cooler lines to create a toxic hell stew that irreversibly damages everything around it. The fluid is the most viable part of the transmission and there was pieces of the transmission in the bottom of the pan that i used to drain it out, if you do not change your fluid around every 40k miles you will end up replacing your transmission, these transmissions improve gas mileage and make the vehicle fun to drive but the trade off is. While effective, thats a really messy way to do it. Complete manual transmissions for nissan frontier ebay. They replaced the radiator, thermostat, and flushed over 150 gallons of water through the engine to clean it out. I would not use the multi rated royal purple in the trans.
Since that day ive had difficulty shifting into 1st and 2nd gear in the mornings hard shifting and gear grinding. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Jan 20, 2017 i have a 2012 nissan frontier with approx. Instead, we use the transmission to push the old fluid out and we fill the pan as the old fluid is drained. I was told by dealer the transmission fluid need to be flushed. Jan 14, 2006 first off, i have a 2002 nissan frontier king cab xe. To see how frequently nissan frontier problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Royal purple max atf high performance synthetic automatic transmission fluid universal max atf high performance synthetic automatic transmission fluid by royal purple. My 04,s trans is the same as your 02,and it calls for the 75w85. Transmission fluid filled the coolant reservoir and sprayed out into engine bay. Add fluid gradually and check to be sure a proper fluid level is obtained. Iv looked everywhere and i cant find the place to put the the transmission fluid in. When adding transmission fluid to your frontier, be sure to add it slowly as the transmission fluid.
Aug 07, 2008 2006 nissan frontier automatic transmission 71,000 miles. If your transmission is slipping only in drive or forward gears, then it could be just that it is low on fluid, but when reverse starts to slip it usually. Nissan reserves the right to change specifications, performance, design or compo. Location of trans speed sensor nissan frontier pickup 2006 4. Nissan does not recommend flushing the transmission with a machine, your best bet is to drain out the old fluid and resupply it with fresh new fluid. The engine in your 2009 nissan frontier should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. It gets some long distance trips but in between, lots of short around the town type of driving.
Used 2008 nissan frontier for sale at jones used cars. When and how to check fluid level engine should be running. Aug 16, 2016 nissan frontier transmission fluid change duration. Nissan introduced the 75w85 fluid to help reduce some of the notchness some have complained about. I have a 2007 nissan frontier with the vq40 v6 and the auto trans. Is there a recommended transmission fluid service interval.
Complete video instructions to add transmission fluid to a 2009 nissan frontier le 4. Automatic transmissions in certain 20052010 nissan suvs and trucks are under attack from their radiators. It is factory filled with nissan matic j and calls for that as a replacement. Driveshaft or axle rear axle needed to be replace twice at 30000 and 95000 miles igor p. Coolant leaks are destroying nissan transmissions at an. New listing manual transmission nissan frontier xterra 20052019 2wd fits. How to replace a transmission speed sensor yourmechanic advice.
Manual trans output shaft speed sensor for 20022004 nissan frontier h979pd fits. Location of trans speed sensor nissan frontier pickup 2006. Grab a funnel and add one quart of transmission oil or the amount that was drained out of the transmission during the sensor removal. To find the available downloadable manuals and guides for your nissan vehicle, select a model and year below. The engine light came on for the first time and with in an hour it stalled in the middle of a busy street. Learn more about price, engine type, mpg, and complete safety and warranty information.
Changing automatic transmisson fluid in 2012 nissan frontier. Black plate 1,1 table of contents model s35d edited. Nissan frontier service repair manual pdf free download 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 20. Choose top quality brands diy solutions, dorman, ptc, raybestos. Nissan frontier automatic transmission 2008, mercon vatf matic s automatic transmission fluid, 1 quart by aisin. 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. Nissan frontier automatic transmission fluid advance auto parts. When most of us refer to a flush of the transmission fluid we are not talking about using a third party machine to do a pressurized flush. Our used frontier transmissions inventory changes daily as we dismantle more vehicles. I got her in june 2016 with around 170k miles and she currently has 197k miles. I was thinking that this didnt need to be done until 60000 miles. Change the automatic transmission fluid in my 2006 nissan. If your vehicle is slow to start or will not start, please see your nissan dealer about a genuine nissan replacement battery.
When it comes to your nissan frontier, you want parts and products from only trusted brands. This product is made of highquality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements. I have a 2007 nissan frontier crew cab v6 with a automatic transmission. Pathfinder and exterra, 20052010, transmission fluid in radiator. Genuine nissan replacement batteries are designed to meet your vehicle s original specifications and feature an 84 month limited warranty with 24 month free replacement, regardless of mileage. Nissan frontier transmission fluid change cost estimate. You can simply flush the fluid out by disconnecting the cooler hose at the lower radiator, hooking a 4 foot piece of tubing to the cooler nipple, place the other end in a bucket and then turn the engine on for about 45 secs to 1 minute. Buy a 2008 nissan frontier wheel stud at discount prices.
Follow these steps to add transmission fluid in a 2009 nissan frontier le 4. Advance auto parts has 6 different automatic transmission fluid for your vehicle, ready for shipping or instore pick up. Torco mtf manual transmission fluid is a special light viscosity, low friction oil with superior load carrying and wear protection properties. Its well equipped with power windows, power locks, cruise control, two keys, two fobs, an owners manual plus so much more. Nissan frontier used transmissions catalog auto parts fair. Nov 20, 2017 changing the transmission fluid on my 2000 nissan frontier xe 2. Changing the transmission fluid on my 2000 nissan frontier xe 2. If the transmission fluid level in your frontier is low, you need to. Get detailed information on the 2008 nissan frontier including specifications and data that includes dimensions, engine specs, warranty, standard features, options, and more. Nissan frontier transmission fluids, oils, additives. Max atf is a synthetic, highperformance, automatic transmission fluid.1340 478 1547 526 529 1029 60 402 1347 1151 39 1107 895 1321 1269 1087 493 230 13 1556 460 298 1328 1149 642 733 364 955 68 153 610 721 128