2015 Murano SL Transmision - Nissan Murano Forum
User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 2 Old 03-27-2019, 11:37 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2019
Location: NJ
Posts: 6
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
2015 Murano SL Transmision

I bought my 2015 Murano SL new from the dealership. I drive the same 26 miles to and from work five days a week and almost always note miles per gallon when I stop. Two questions about the transmission.

First similar to another thread at low RPMs approximately 1000 I feel a jerking motion. This started at approximately 40,000 miles or at least thatís when I noticed that and almost always if I am going up in incline. To remedy this I just push over to manual shifting and it stops. I did not notice this before 40,000 miles.
The second issue I have which may or may not correspond to the above issue is at about 45,000 miles I started to notice that when I was coasting down an incline/ hill instead of the transmission declining in RPMs it would jump up to almost 2000 RPMs and act as if the transmission was downshifting and breaking at the same time. It will usually correct itself if I tap on the gas slightly. At the same time I noticed a marked drop in miles per gallon I was getting on my identical trips to and from work. I get vastly different readings because I go from approximately 1200 feet in elevation to sea level. Either way I have seen a drop of 3 miles per gallon corresponding to the 45,000 mile mark.

I am hoping this is not telling me that the transmission is going. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
LAXREF is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 03-27-2019, 01:25 PM
Registered User
 
PaulDay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: CT
Posts: 557
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 124 Post(s)
Garage
Proper transmission flush is probably the best thing at this point. I would find someone does it without out using a power flushing machine.


Have a good day.

2017.5 Murano Platinum w/Tech package
Gun Metallic w/Glass Coat Finish
20" Chrome Rims
Bose Audio
Thinkware 800 Pro Front/Rear Camera
3D Maxpider Mats w/Cargo Cover & Net
Curtis Class 3 Hitch w/OEM Tow Harness
Frameless Rear View Mirror
Illuminated Kick Plates & Foot Well Lighting
Sonic Shock Sensor (Active Alarm Upgrade)
Rear Bumper European LED Lighting
Front DRL/Turn Signal LED Lighting @ Fog Light Frame
Full Underbody LED Ground Lighting
All LED Lighting
Michelin Premier LTX 255/55/20 Tires
PaulDay is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2015 Murano vs 2015 Lexus NX Freedom55 Comparisons 5 12-16-2015 12:23 PM
Murano 2015 vs Lexus Nx200t 2015 Yuri Michurin 3rd Gen (2015+) 3 10-24-2015 08:04 AM
2015 Murano SL and Platinum excluded apps Second Chance 3rd Gen (2015+) 4 06-21-2015 10:40 AM
2015 Murano SL Nav Question suitcasejohnny NAV & GPS 2 02-13-2015 03:42 PM
2015 Murano SL Question suitcasejohnny New Member Introductions 6 01-29-2015 01:07 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome