The worst complaints are leaking transmission fluid, loud whining noise. I took it aamco and they called it into my warranty company as a cooler only issue and did not do a full diagnostic on my car before they called it in to know that the issue was in fact an internal issue. Information regarding transmission fluid for 2007 dodge nitro. The dodge nitro is a compact suv that was produced by dodge from the 2007 to the 2012. Its located where the shift linkages end on a manual transmission. Here is a close up of the graph in the service manual. Here were going to go over transmission leaks and what might be causing them.
Automatic transmission fluid level dipstick tool 917327 for chrysler dodge jeep. What kind of transmission fluid do i need for a 2007 dodge. Buy a 2007 dodge nitro radiator at discount prices. The contact tried restarting the vehicle but the failure recurred. How much transmission fluid does my transmission hold in my 2007 dodge charger sxt. Hi im steve, new to this site, i have a 2007 dodge nitro sxt 4wd 3. If youve got an oil seal leak in a very inconvenient place, then this video by scotty kilmer will show you how a little bottle of resealer may be able to fix that leak. Why am i having transmission fluid leaking from the radiator area. The vehicle in this video has a leak in the front main seal of the automatic transmission. Jump to latest follow status not open for further replies. The video above shows how to fix minor transmission. What kind of transmission fluid do i need for a 2007 dodge nitro. Engine coolant in the transmission fluid is generally caused by a cooler malfunction.
According to my ds 05 owners manual, you check the transmission fluid at operating temperature, then place the transmission at. This repair was necessary because of a chronic low volume leak of atf from the. Api gl5, sae 80w90 mineral for manual transmissions. How to fix transmission and oil seal leaks fast with at.
Transmission gear slipping problems of the 2007 dodge nitro. Oe replacement for 20072010 dodge nitro automatic transmission fluid additive. If you are noticing the telltale signs of an oil leak in your dodge ram 3500, its time to take action. The car is running well and i was wondering if this could be due to a change in the weather. The dodge nitro is a compact suv that was produced from the 2007 2012 model years. How to check transmission fluid on 2008 dodge nitro. Automatic transmission problem of the 2007 dodge nitro 1 failure date. Any fluid leak is nothing but frustrating, no matter where it comes from. Choose top quality brands apdi, action crash, csf, diy solutions, denso, gpd, koyo cooling, metrix, osc automotive. Nobody wants to see red transmission fluid leaking from underneath their vehicle. The contact stated that after shifting into drive, the vehicle erroneously accelerated causing it to lung forward.
Youll notice a separate metal component bolted onto the transmission housing, on the end pointing towards the front of the car there will be some hoses running to the pump and fluid tank, on the other end theres an electrical connector that connects to the gearbox housing the position sensor. How to fix an oil leak between the transmission and. Every transmission will eventually accumulate debris from normal wear and tear. We offer new, oem and aftermarket dodge auto parts and. This listing is for a used 2007 dodge nitro owner manual.
As far as trannies not needing service, i wouldnt go that far. A new design 42rle 10pin connector will need to be installed andor wiring issues repaired. Lack of response leaking fluid low fluid burning smell grinding. Question from twms71 in columbus, oh find answers to your 2007 dodge nitro question from certified mechanics and auto experts. The 2007 dodge caliber has 1 problems reported for leaking coolant. Why am i having transmission fluid leaking from the.
Atp transmission filters are designed to keep the life blood of your transmission transmission fluid clean. The sxt trim included a standard sixspeed manual transmission with an optional fourspeed automatic. Heres out how to find the source and repair it fast. How to check transmission fluid level without going to dealer 06. Dodge nitro transmission leak inspection cost estimate repairpal. Mi said on thursday it will recall nearly 700,000 sport utility vehicles worldwide because a faulty. How to fix an oil leak between the transmission and transfer case. Dodge nitro transmission leak inspection cost estimate.
My owners manual says that i need to consult my dealer with transmission issues but i refuse to pay someone to refill my transmission fluid something that i am perfectly capable of doing, that is just rediculous. This is a step by step instructional video on how to repair a leaking transmission line on a dodge hemi pickup truck. Not only is it annoying to see your garage floor stained, leaking transmission. I have 2007 dodge nitro that has a trans mission cooler issue that has caused major transmission issues. If coolant has circulated through the transmission, an overhaul is necessary. Many vehicles with manual transmissions do not have. Can you see what the tool looks like that the dealers use. The video above shows how to fix minor transmission fluid leaks in a 2011 dodge nitro. Review the maintenance schedule and cost for a 2007 dodge nitro. If, after adding transmission fluid, you notice that your fluid level is low again, follow the steps highlighted in the video above to fix the transmission fluid leaks in your nitro.
Subsequent owners or lessees, even if they are within the same family or business, are not covered. Dodge emphasized the nitro s youthful appeal, but potential rivals ranged from the ford explorer and honda pilot to the hyundai santa fe and mazda cx7. Fiat chrysler to recall nearly 700,000 suvs for electrical fault risk 11212019 washington reuters fiat chrysler automobiles nv fcha. In dodge s quest for more performance and better fuel economy, dodge. Motor oil vehicle specific 2007 dodge nitro oreilly. Must be documented the transmission fluid and filter are not replaced at time of installation with oem recommended transmission fluid. Repair leaky transmission lines on a dodge ram 2500. Automatic transmission fluid level dipstick tool for. Openbay is an online source that connects you with multiple auto service professionals nearby who will compete for your auto repair and maintenance business. Order motor oil vehicle specific for your 2007 dodge nitro and pick it up in storemake your purchase, find a store near you, and get directions. My 2007, dodge charger st is leaking red, transmission fluid while parked. Recommended type of transmission oil for dodge nitro. Xado maximum heavy duty truck 60k treatment and additive for manual transmission, direct shift.
Our remanufactured transmissions are rebuilt to meet oem standards, come with a 5 year unlimited millage warranty and torque converter. This whole dipstick incident i brought up evolved because my transmission was leaking. Includes yearly updates, specifications, road test ratings and trouble spots. If you have automatic transmission problems in your nitro, ie. Download your free pdf file of the 2007 dodge nitro on our comprehensive online database of automotive owners manuals. Leak on highway under pressure and no leak at idle. Do not overfill transmission, fluid foaming and shifting problems can result. We will break it down into manual transmission leaks and automatic transmission leaks because we dont want to leave anybody out of this topic. Therefore it is important to use the exact type of transmission fluid stipulated by your nitros owners manual. The vehicle was classified as a compact suv with a 4door body style. This part was removed from a 2007 nitro stock number 110077 and the mileage was 154000 miles. How to fix an oil leak between the transmission and transfer case, dodge ram part 1.
If all other suggestions and above not resolve, perhaps exhaust gas in coolant test at radiator shop would be good. Can you see what the tool looks like that the dealers use to check the transmission fluid on a 2007 dodge nitro. The contact also stated that the transmission slipped gears while driving. Manual transmission mopar manual transmission lubricant or equivalent meeting the.
See how to fix minor transmission fluid leaks in your 2011 dodge nitro heat 3. The 3 most common places a transmission leaks fluid certified. Transmission fluid level dipstick for chrysler dodge jeep vw auto trans dealer. Parts like axle, rear, with differential and housing are shipped directly from authorized mopar dealers and backed by the manufacturers warranty.246 1158 284 166 1383 1081 361 1181 290 598 670 14 421 358 74 1368 694 844 691 91 564 380 1292 1462 395 392 188 1209 852 1068