IN COLD WEATHER DRIVES FINE IF CAR IS WARMED UP BEFORE.IF NOT WARMED UP TRANSMISSION SLIPS FOR AWHILE GOING FROM GEAR TO GEAR EXCEPT 1ST TO 2ND. WHY AND SHOULD I HAVE IT CHECKED OUT?
Nissan Q&AAsk Your Question
2001 Nissan Xterra Question: 2001 NISSAN XTERRA 4 WHEEL DRIVE AUTOMATIC DRIVES FINE IN REGULAR,WARM WEATHER.
Answer #1G. T. Service Center (4182 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236ProfessorG April 15, 2014, 19:56Master
Have the transmission serviced, if it hasn't been done.
Answer #2pushrod April 15, 2014, 20:40Master
In about 3 weeks, or less, it should be ok!.. However in the meantime, you may want to have it checked out...must have been a real problem all winter long, huh......so no hurry i guess!