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Nissan sentra se: the transmission fluid..spec..v

Customer Question

how do i change the transmission fluid on a nissan sentra ser spec-v and does it have a filter?????
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Mike V. replied 9 years ago.
Hi there!Automatic or manual transmission?
Customer: replied 9 years ago.

6 speed manual


Expert:  Mike V. replied 9 years ago.
OK.There is no filter.You just pull the drain plug and then refill it when you are done.
Expert:  Mike V. replied 9 years ago.
Capacity (Approximate)
Recommended Fluids/Lubricants
US measure Imp measure Liter
Fuel 13 1/4 gal 11 gal 50
Unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of
at least 87 AKI (RON 91)
Engine oil
Drain and refill
With oil filter
4 1/4 qt 3 1/2 qt 4.0  API Certification Mark *1
 API grade SG/SH, Energy Conserving I
& II or API grade SJ or SL, Energy Conserving*
 ILSAC grade GF-I, GF-II & GF-III *1
Without oil filter
4 qt 3 3/8 qt 3.8
Dry engine (engine overhaul) 4 3/4 qt 4 qt 4.5
Cooling system
(with reservoir)
M/T 1 3/4 gal 1 1/2 gal 6.8 Genuine NISSAN Long Life Anti-freeze
A/T 1 3/4 gal 1 1/2 gal 6.7 coolant or equivalent
Manual transaxle
fluid (MTF)
RS6F51H 2 3/8 qt 2 qt 2.2
Genuine NISSAN Manual Transmission
Fluid (MTF) HQ multi 75W-85