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A summary of fluids used for servicing, please PM me your recommendations for makes and types and I'll edit the post. Keith

Engine oil

With filter change, 7.6 litres SAE 5W30 or 10W30/40
API CF-4 (Never use API CG-4) ACEA B1, B3, B4, B5 (Low ash for auto gearbox version) ... 2586a04fe1

Cooling system

Including reservoir, 10.2 litres (50% mix unless using premix)

Genuine NISSAN Anti-freeze Coolant (L250) or equivalent in its quality. (Don't mix coolant types as this can cause crystallisation in the system)

Manual transmission

4.32 litres API GL-4, Viscosity SAE 75W-85 or 75W-90 Carlube MTF-U 75w90 or

Automatic transmission

ATF 10.3 litres Genuine NISSAN ATF Matic Fluid J (this has been superseded by Matic Fluid S) or equivalent. This equates to any ATF to JASO 1A spec.

-Castrol transmax full synthetic multivehicle atf
-Havoline multivehicle atf
-Castrol transmax import multi vehicle atf
-castrol transmax high mileage atf
-Shell spiraz s5 atf
-fuchs titan 4400 atf
-valvoline import multi vehicle atf
-triple qx atf plus
-Q8 unitrans jk
-Morris multitrans mpc
-Millermatic SPIII WP ATF

Transfer box

2.0 litres Genuine NISSAN ATF or DEXRON III/MERCON Automatic Transmission Fluid. COMMA AQ3

Front differential 0.85 Litres

80W-90 Gear Oil API GL-5. Comma EP80w90 GL-5

Rear limited-slip differential (C200) 2.01 litres

Gear Oil Hypoid LSD (Part No. KLD31-8090403)
or equivalent. Comma LS80w90 GL-5

Rear Locking Differential (M226) 2.01 litres

GL-5 75w-140 (Synthetic Required)

Power steering fluid Genuine NISSAN PSF or DEXRON III ATF

Brake and clutch fluid DOT 3 or DOT 4 (do not mix)

Multi-purpose grease NLGI No. 2 (Lithium soap base)

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Oil for V9X Engine (V6 Automatic with Euro 5 DPF)

5W-30 DPF Low SAPS, meeting ACEA C4

The engine manufacturer's own spec is Renault RN0720, and a typical oil, and possibly original oil would be Elf Evolution Full-Tech FE 5W-30 Synthetic Engine Oil.
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