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When it comes to maintenance, certainly one of the most important aspects of keeping your GT-R going for the long haul is the oil.
There are so many choices out there today it’s hard to know what to run and we are going to make that part easy for you: run what we run!
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|Engine||Oil capacity / Filter capacity (liters)||Recommended oil type||Oil change interval, km (miles)|
|VR38DETT GT-R (2008 – 2011)||5.5 l (5.81 US Quarts) / 0.5 l (0.53 US Quarts)||0W-40
|10000 (6000) or 6 months|
|VR38DETT GT-R, GT-R NISMO (2012-)||5 l (5.28 US Quarts) / 0.5 l (0.53 US Quarts)||0W-40
|10000 (6000) or 6 months|
|1||Mobil 1 FS European Car Formula Full Synthetic Motor Oil 0W-40, 5 Quart||2,320 Reviews||Check Current Price|
|2||Castrol 03101 EDGE 0W-40 A3/B4 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5 quart, 1 pack||6,944 Reviews||Check Current Price|
|1||Castrol 03111C GTX High Mileage 10W-40 Synthetic Blend Motor Oil, 5 Quart||5,942 Reviews||Check Current Price|
|2||Valvoline 4-Stroke Motorcycle Full Synthetic SAE 10W-40 Motor Oil 1 QT||385 Reviews||Check Current Price|
Preventative scheduled maintenance is an important investment to optimize the performance, reliability, safety, and resale value of your NISSAN GT-R. Scheduling your vehicle’s maintenance at the recommended intervals will ensure your vehicle is running at its best.
Depending on your driving habits and local conditions, you should follow one of the two maintenance schedules listed below for scheduled maintenance. In addition to Schedule 1 maintenance, additional maintenance must be performed for optimum performance. Use these guidelines to determine which maintenance schedule to use:
SCHEDULE 1 (Every 6,000 miles or 6 months, whichever comes first). Schedule 1 features 6,000-mile service intervals. Use Schedule 1 if you primarily operate your vehicle under any of these conditions:
- Repeated short trips of less than 5 miles in normal temperatures or less than 10 miles in freezing temperatures
- Stop-and-go traffic in hot weather or low-speed driving for long distances
- Driving in dusty conditions or on rough, muddy, or salt-spread roads
SCHEDULE 2 (Every 6,000 miles or 6 months, whichever comes first). Schedule 2 features 6,000-mile service intervals; with Schedule 2 fewer maintenance items are regularly checked or replaced than with Schedule 1. Generally, Schedule 2 applies only to highway driving in temperate conditions. Use Schedule 2 only if you primarily operate your vehicle under conditions other than those listed in Schedule 1.
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Nissan GT-R transmission fluid capacity
|Transmission||Fluid capacity||Fluid type|
|6 speed GR6 automatic transmission||Total Fill 9.4 liters (9.9 quarts)||SL085|
|6 speed GR6Z30A (2019+) automatic transmission||Total Fill 9.4 liters (9.9 quarts)||SL085|
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