How do I check the transmission oil when the dipstick is locked? Also can I have the trans oil changed anywhere, or does the dealer have to do it

Asked by Oct 28, 2012 at 05:12 PM about the 2008 Nissan Sentra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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You can go to your favorite mechanic and he'll do it. For your dipstick, you could try to rotate it. It may unblock it.

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If your car is new enough to have a cvt you won't have to change trans oil for life of car. what year is it??

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As far as the dipstick being lock.I saw a video, in which you need a flat head screw driver, and and press or push on the tab.On the left side of the filler tube.Your left ad you are facing the engine.

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My car wouldn't accelerate when pressing the gas pedal so I parked turned it off for about 5 minutes started it up it hasn't given me the problem since has anybody else had this problem

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Mine is a 2013 Nissan sentry, I took it to the shop one day ago & they said it was just low on oil, it was jerking while driving & still is!

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