Date: August 20, 2012
NISSAN; CVT FLUID INFORMATION
APPLIED VEHICLES: All Nissan Vehicles Equipped with CVT
APPLIED TRANSMISSIONS: CVT
When servicing a Nissan vehicle equipped with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) make sure to use the appropriate Nissan CVT Fluid specified in the Electronic Service Manual (ESM), Owners Manual or Service and Maintenance Guide. Using fluid other than that specified may damage the CVT and is not covered by warranty.
||NISSAN CVT Fluid NS-2 ("green fluid") - applies to all Nissan vehicles equipped with CVT except MY13 Altima. Use NS-2 green fluid to service these vehicles.
||New, unused service replacement CVTs may have some residual "blue" NS-3 fluid. However, these service replacement CVTs should be filled with NS-2 green fluid. No draining is necessary.