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MAINTENANCE
PREPARATION ............................................3
PREPARATION ...................................................3
FOR NORTH AMERICA ..............................................3
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Special Service Tool ........3
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Commercial Service
Tool ...........................................................................
3
FOR MEXICO ..............................................................3
FOR MEXICO : Special Service Tool ........................4
FOR MEXICO : Commercial Service Tool ................4
FOR MEXICO : Pre-Delivery Inspection Item ...........4
ON-VEHICLE MAINTENANCE .....................7
GENERAL MAINTENANCE ................................7
FOR NORTH AMERICA ..............................................7
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Explanation of General
Maintenance ..............................................................
7
FOR MEXICO ..............................................................8
FOR MEXICO : Explanation of General Mainte-
nance ........................................................................
9
PERIODIC MAINTENANCE ...............................10
FOR NORTH AMERICA ............................................10
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Introduction of Periodic
Maintenance ............................................................
10
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Schedule 1 ....................10
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Schedule 2 ....................12
FOR MEXICO ............................................................13
FOR MEXICO : Periodic Maintenance ....................13
RECOMMENDED FLUIDS AND LUBRI-
CANTS ................................................................
17
FOR NORTH AMERICA ............................................17
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Fluids and Lubricants ....17
FOR NORTH AMERICA : Engine Oil Recommen-
dation ......................................................................
17
FOR MEXICO .............................................................18
FOR MEXICO : Fluids and Lubricants .....................18
FOR MEXICO : SAE Viscosity Number ...................19
FOR MEXICO : Engine Coolant Mixture Ratio ........19
ENGINE MAINTENANCE (VQ35DE) ................20
DRIVE BELTS ............................................................20
DRIVE BELTS : Checking Drive Belts .....................20
DRIVE BELTS : Tension Adjustment ......................20
ENGINE COOLANT ...................................................20
ENGINE COOLANT : Changing Engine Coolant ....20
FUEL LINES ...............................................................22
FUEL LINES : Inspection .........................................22
AIR CLEANER FILTER .............................................22
AIR CLEANER FILTER : Removal and Installation
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23
ENGINE OIL ...............................................................23
ENGINE OIL : Changing Engine Oil ........................23
OIL FILTER ................................................................24
OIL FILTER : Removal and Installation ...................24
SPARK PLUG ............................................................25
SPARK PLUG : Exploded View ...............................25
SPARK PLUG : Removal and Installation LH ..........26
SPARK PLUG : Removal and Installation RH .........26
EVAP VAPOR LINES ................................................27
EVAP VAPOR LINES : Inspection ...........................27
CHASSIS AND BODY MAINTENANCE ...........28
IN-CABIN MICROFILTER ..........................................28
IN-CABIN MICROFILTER : Removal and Installa-
tion ...........................................................................
28
EXHAUST SYSTEM ...................................................28
EXHAUST SYSTEM : Inspection ............................28
CVT FLUID .................................................................28
Revision: October 2008
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