What kind of oil does a Nissan Sentra take?
I switched cars with my mom while mine is getting fixed, and I promised I would change her oil for her. I’m going to the auto shop this week and need to figure out what oil her car needs. What kind of oil does a Nissan Sentra take?
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Nissan Sentras can use one of four different kinds of oil depending on the model year. Your options are 0W-20, 5W-20, 5W-30, or 10W-30 oil. You will need to consult the owner’s manual or manufacturer’s site to see what specific type your Nissan needs.
Another option is to visit an auto parts store or website, like AutoZone. Based on the car’s year and your mother’s needs, they can help you find the perfect match.
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