Engine Oil and Fluid Recommendation for Nissan Pathfinder / Terrano – 3.5 V6 Every year the car becomes more and more affordable and their number on the country's roads is naturally growing. For many, the car has ceased to be a luxury, and has become just a means of transportation. All these factors led to an increase in sales and production of motor oils.
  • Engine: VQ 35
  • Engine oil capacity, liter: 3.8
  • Automatic transmission capacity, liter: 11.8
  • Differential capacity, liter: 1.9/2.1-3.0
  • Power steering capacity, liter: 1.0
  • Cooling system capacity, liter: 10.8
  • Year: 1996-04

Engine oil

  • Semi Synthetic oil: 10W-40
  • Semi Synthetic oil: UHPD 10W-40


  • Transmission oil: 80W90 GL 5

Automatic transmission

  • Synthetic transmission fluid: AISIN-AW

Power steering

  • Synthetic transmission fluid: AISIN-AW

Cooling system

  • Antifreeze for the engine: Antifreeze G12+ violet