Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Capacities and recommended fuel/lubricants
The following are approximate capacities. The actual refill capacities may be slightly different. When refilling, follow the procedure described in the “Maintenance and do-it-yourself” section to determine the proper refill capacity.
*1: For further details, see “Engine oil and oil filter recommendations” in this section.
*2: Use only Genuine NISSAN CVT Fluid NS-3. Using transmission fluid other than Genuine NISSAN CVT Fluid NS-3 will damage the CVT, which is not covered by the NISSAN new vehicle limited warranty.
*3: Use of a power steering fluid other than Genuine NISSAN E-PSF will prevent the power steering system from operating properly.
*4: Available in mainland USA through a NISSAN dealer.
*5: For further details, see “Air conditioner system refrigerant and oil recommendations” in this section.
*6: For further details, see “Engine oil” in the “Maintenance and do-it-yourself” section of this manual.
*7: NISSAN recommends Genuine NISSAN Ester Oil available at a NISSAN dealer. As an alternative to this recommended oil, SAE 5W-30 or SAE 10W-30 conventional petroleum oils may be used and meet all specifications and requirements necessary to maintain the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.
*8: See your NISSAN dealer for service.
*9: As an alternative to this recommended oil, SAE 5W-30 conventional petroleum oils may be used and meet all specifications and requirements necessary to maintain the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.
- Fuel recommendation
- Engine oil and oil filter recommendations
- Air conditioner system refrigerant and oil recommendations
Using the system
The NISSAN Voice Recognition system allows hands-free operation of the Bluetooth® Phone System. If the vehicle is in motion, some commands may not be available so full attention may be given to vehicle operation. Initialization When the ignition switch is placed in the ON position, NISSAN ...
Diagnosis sensor unit
Removal and Installation REMOVAL 1. Diagnosis sensor unit harness connector 2. Diagnosis sensor unit shield 3. Diagnosis sensor unit A. Diagnosis sensor unit bolts CAUTION: â€¢ Before servicing, turn ignition switch OFF, disconnect both battery terminals and wait at least three minutes ...
Inspection and adjustment
Description and Conditions DESCRIPTION The purpose of the operational check is to confirm that the system operates properly. CONDITIONS: â€¢ Engine running and at normal operation temperature. Operational Check STEP 1: Check Blower 1. Turn blower control dial clockwise, blower should opera ...