changing fluids and timing belt on 2000 Nissan Maxima

Do I have to replace the timing belt on my 2000 Maxima GXE at 60000 miles? How often should I change my automatic trans. fluid. was changed at 30000. Have 59200 now. Also coolant fluid change.

by in Trenton, NJ on April 14, 2009
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ANSWER by , April 14, 2009
The good news is that your Maxima doesn't have a timing belt, it has a timing chain, and it doesn't need regular servicing. They are only replaced if they are worn out. Every 30,000 miles is a good time to replace both the engine coolant and the transmission fluid and the transmission filter.