I hope they do the right thing about fixing my truck and paying my tow bills. Appears there is no permanent fix for this issue. If you are having problems with the transmission in your Titan, such as clunky shifting or hesitation, check the fluid level first - it is amazing how many drivers pay thousands of dollars for transmission work when a half quart of transmission fluid would have fixed the problem. In north carolina, this reasonable number is four attempts or if the car has been out of service waiting repair for a cumulative total of 20 or more business days during any 12-month period of the warranty. Looks like the same fluid as before. To be honest I don't see how I can do that as it seems like I can't get at the lines.
He cleaned up the area today and told me to come back on Thursday to take another look. In Nissan's desire for more performance and better fuel economy, Nissan has been developing innovative transmissions on a regular basis. To be honest I don't see how I can do that as it seems like I can't get at the lines. If transmission fluid is collecting on the piece of cardboard, you have a leak and will require attention immediately. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your Titan and how to check the transmission fluid level.
Then within a few seconds they said it started oozing out of the fins. Neither could explain how 8,000 lbs was heavier than 9,600 lbs. The brake, vdc, tow, and abs switch stay on all the time. I was able to remove the bumper and replaced the very beaten-up looking old transmission cooler with a brand new one. Axle was leaking gear oil at rear brake housing. Remove the plug on the side to re fill, you will need a pump from Harbor Freight on a bottle with a squirt top. If the engine is running at a higher rpm on the highway than usual--300 to 500 more--to maintain the same speed, it's possible that lockup isn't occurring.
You want real peace of mind? In shop- waiting for repairs. On most cars I've owned, you must remove all of the transmission fluid pan bolts as there is no drain plug. Install new filter, put new gasket on pan flange and refill transmission with proper fluid and amount. I then took the truck to an open field and pushed the brake and the gas pedal at the same time and the tires just spun and the truck did not move. So that's why they're saying the entire assembly needs to be replaced. No one asked me if I would like to replace my lines and clamps.
I have never went off-roading or beat this truck. Transmission fluid is designed to stay within the transmission to cool down and lubricate operations. On auto transmissions, engine must be hot, car on level and idling while checking proper level of fluid. I pulled over and when I put my foot on the brake I had none, due from the heat of the fire, I got out and saw my drivers side under the fender on fire. This is a major safety issue and should be recalled.
I followed it up to the turbine sensor right behind the bellhousing on the driver side up top. They said either the rear main seal, rear seal on the tranny or the tranny is cracked the last one I am hoping is not the case. It fails to engage the manual shifting mode for the vehicle transmission which causes excessive rpm in the 4-wheel drive low configuration. I've seen mixed information that the part number above is for just the block or just the cooler. If you have a gravel driveway, toss a 4 x 8 sheet of plywood down first to prevent the stands from tunneling into the ground while you're under the vehicle. Nothing was done and we were forced to trade trailer for lower weight trailer. Investigated and found transmission fluid and antifreeze under truck.
In 4x4 it does the same thing and only in 4x4 lo will this vdc turn itself off. Nissan Oil Leak — Replace Oil Cooler O Ring Gasket This video media is a topic on How to repair engine oil leak, How to find a engine oil leak, What will cause an engine oil to leak, How to Stop fluid leak and How to perform a oil leak repair. Stay within the specified range. Not all can pinpoint exact location of an oil leak. An automatic transmission problem will give the sensation of shaking or wobbling as the gears shift. The current mileage is 89,000.
We was on I - 77 s bound at mile maker 10 in fancy gap. Begin removing trans bolts slowly and as pan lowers it will drain most pans do not have a drain plug; if yours does--great. I agreed but dealer was non responsive and not available. There's another important consideration: This operation provides the opportunity to find out if failure is impending. Dealer said nothing was wrong with vehicle but tow was too heavy. After pulling out of ditch truck was turned off with truck in 4 wheel drive. Nissan will not warranty the rear axel repairs.