What oil goes in 2005 Nissan Maxima?

What oil goes in 2005 Nissan Maxima?

Engine Oil

Viscosity: 10W-30, 10W-40 (Above -18) 5W-30 (All TEMPS) SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
Capacity: 4.4 quarts (with filter)After refill check oil level.
Torque: 22-28 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug)

What kind of oil should I put in my Nissan Maxima?

There’s no single one-size-fits-all answer to this question because a lot can depend on the quirks of your particular car. A 10W-30 motor oil is probably preferable in most situations, but a lot depends on the vehicle’s oil consumption. If it uses one quart of 10W-30 per 3,500 miles and the engine sounds good, stay with the 10W-30.

What kind of oil does a Nissan platinum use?

Pennzoil platinum 0W-20 full synthetic is available at Wal-mart for aprox $25 for a 5 quart container. My dealership does NOT have 0W-20 oil. I provided the 0W-20 synthetic oil (from Wal-mart) and for $15 my dealership provided the oil filter AND changed my oil.

When to change the oil on a Nissan?

A serviceman who worked at Nissan for many years told me that using the higher weighed oil (5W-30) will greatly reduce the mpg. He also told me that the it is not necessary to have a first oil change before 3000 miles or 3 months for new cars these days unless you are involved in extreme conditions.

Can you use 5W20 oil on a Toyota Altima?

Toyota, Lexus, and Hondas now spec this oil on fuel efficient models. I would not use 5w20 oil in your altima unless it is synthetic. To get a 0w20 oil companies have to use very good base oils. Some 0w20 oils have higher hths scores then 5w30. Click to expand…

Is maxima oil any good?

Maxima is a good oil brand though it is a semi synthetic oil and not full synthetic like Amsoil . Its fine to put in at any time of the engine. that whole not break in thing with synthetic is garbage.

Where is the oil filter located on a Nissan Maxima?

Re: Where is the oil filter located on a nissan maxima… Welcome to Fixya. Hi. Oil filter is located on the back side of the engine block standing at the front of the car. You have to reach down and back with your hand. It is between the engine block and the firewall.

How many miles between oil changes Nissan Maxima?

Nissan recommends getting your 2021 Nissan Maxima oil & filter replaced every 3,000-5,000 for conventional oil. Synthetic oil usually should be replaced every 7,500 – 10,000 miles. Keep in mind it’s best to check your owner’s manual and with your dealership to find out the intervals that work best for your vehicle.

Is Nissan discontinuing Altima?

The Nissan Altima Coupe was discontinued due to slow sales after the 2013 model year, which means Nissan will only focus on the sedan model for the Altima while the hybrid and coupe are discontinued. [39]

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