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2000 Acura NSX
3.0L 6-cyl Engine Code C30A1 Engine Code C30A1
Year: 2000
Make: Acura
Model: NSX
Engine: 3.0L 6-cyl Engine Code C30A1 Engine Code C30A1
Fuel: Gasoline

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (2000 Acura NSX with engine code C30A1) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above -20C  »  10W-30 [1]
    Below 0C  »  5W-30
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, SR8M (6-SPD)  »  GLS43

    All TEMPS  » 
    Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid 5W-30 (MTFQT)
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  5. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] SAE 10W-30 is preferred.
    [2] Acura Heavy Duty Brake Fluid DOT 3, P/N 08798-9008A

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  5 liters [1]
    Cooling System, ATXL Initial Fill  »  12 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Cooling System, MTXL Initial Fill  »  16 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, MR9A Initial Fill  »  2.9 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed MR9A  »  7 liters
    Manual Transmission, SR8M (6-SPD)  »  2.7 liters
    ANTPC ANT ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0-1 Fittings, 0 Plugs  »  LM
  9. Torque Specifications

    Manual Transmission
    Fill Plug 34 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 29 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter WIX 51378 Oil Filter [1]
    Air Filter WIX 46823 Air Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ATM 10W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ATM)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLT 10W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLT)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OET 10W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OET)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
MTF 5W 30 Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid (MTF)

AMSOIL Synthetic Synchromesh Transmission Fluid (MTF) is a premium quality synthetic lubricant designed to surpass the most demanding lubrication requirements of manual transmissions and transaxles where non-extreme pressure fluids are used. Packa...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.23
Parts Units:
5.8
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses through which coolant flows from the radiator through the engine and cooling system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fluid levels
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The amount of liquid in reservoirs and sumps accessible from the topside of the vehicle: engine coolant, automatic transmission fluid, windshield washer fluid, power steering fluid, brake and/or clutch fluid, and engine oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The tubing and connections that carry fuel throughout a vehicle.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Parking brake
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The mechanical brake connected by cables to either a ratcheting hand lever or foot pedal used to hold or apply a vehicle's rear and sometimes front brakes while left unattended or under conditions of hydraulic circuit failure. Sometimes referred to as the emergency brake.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Suspension
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels. The suspension in concert with the wheels and tires is largely responsible for a given vehicle's ride and handling characteristics
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect boots & seals
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/adjust
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
75,000 miles (120,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
90,000 miles (144,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Check
Item:
Idle speed
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The RPM of the engine free from load (all accessories off), at normal operating temperature and in neutral (or, in the case of an automatic transmission, park or neutral).
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Valve clearance
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The maximum amount of space between a rocker arm or cam and the part it contacts to actuate a valve.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.9
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
4
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
84
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010200
NHTSA Item Number:
618757

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brief information on troubleshooting the engine coolant temperature (ect) sensor. ( nhtsa item number - 618757 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010200
NHTSA Item Number:
618759

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertains to honing fiber reinforced m etal (frm) cylinders. ( nhtsa item number - 618759 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010200
NHTSA Item Number:
618762

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on programming the immobilizer keys. ( nhtsa item number - 618762 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010101
NHTSA Item Number:
617697

Component Description: Seat belts:front:anchorage.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on replacing seat belt tensioners after deployment. ( nhtsa item number - 617697 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-02-01
Bulletin Number:
01007
NHTSA Item Number:
618752

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: On some vehicles, during engine warm-up, the malfunction indicator lamp may come on with a diagnostic trouble code p1486 (thermostat range / performance problem) stored. ( nhtsa item number - 618752 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
160801
NHTSA Item Number:
623291

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding engine starts and dies when ignition is released. ( nhtsa item number - 623291 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
801
NHTSA Item Number:
626449

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding engine starts and dies when ignition is released. ( nhtsa item number - 626449 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-09-01
Bulletin Number:
010901
NHTSA Item Number:
626434

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding engine dies when the ignition key is released. ( nhtsa item number - 626434 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
302
NHTSA Item Number:
631035

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some 2000 mdx models as well as other models may exhibit brief hesitation when accelerating at high engine speed. ( nhtsa item number - 631035 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-08-01
Bulletin Number:
00013
NHTSA Item Number:
633353

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:anti-theft controller.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding the immobilizer system, type 1. ( nhtsa item number - 633353 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-08-01
Bulletin Number:
802
NHTSA Item Number:
637683

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on tightening bolts using torque and angle. ( nhtsa item number - 637683 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009256

Component Description: Air bags:frontal:sensor/control module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent sra diagnostic trouble code 1-1 to 1-5, driver's airbag inflator circuit. October tech line information. ( nhtsa item number - 10009256 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
060103
NHTSA Item Number:
10002692

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on finding a vehicle's emission type or group. ( nhtsa item number - 10002692 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
903
NHTSA Item Number:
10005013

Component Description: Power train:clutch assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hard to engage 1st gear, grinds into reverse. Tech line summary. ( nhtsa item number - 10005013 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
090103
NHTSA Item Number:
10005065

Component Description: Tires:temporary/emergency spare tire.

Service Bulletin Summary: Spare tire inspection. Acura servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10005065 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
1003
NHTSA Item Number:
10004959

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:fluid.

Service Bulletin Summary: Testing brake fluid for petroleum contamination. Various models including 2003 and 2004 nsx and 2004 rsx. ( nhtsa item number - 10004959 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
05012004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009002

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:anti-theft devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Audio unit and navi anti-theft codes available on in. Acura servicenews. May 2004. ( nhtsa item number - 10009002 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-07-01
Bulletin Number:
07012005
NHTSA Item Number:
10018038

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Speedometer shops can transfer odometer mileage. Acura. Servicenews. ( nhtsa item number - 10018038 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-12-01
Bulletin Number:
1205
NHTSA Item Number:
10018865

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission grinds at shifts, skip shifting. ( nhtsa item number - 10018865 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-05-01
Bulletin Number:
08-026
NHTSA Item Number:
10025524

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Load carrying capacity reduced label for all acura vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 10025524 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-0708
NHTSA Item Number:
10037486

Component Description: Tires:pressure monitoring and regulating systems.

Service Bulletin Summary: Acura: there are guidelines for various situations and procedures including: tire pressure valve stem installation, trailer stability malfunction light is on, engine oil application guide, new software, new transmission fluid, notchy steeri ( nhtsa item number - 10037486 ).



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