Nissan Stanza/200SX/240SX 1982-1992 Repair Guide

Adjustments

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SHIFTER LINKAGE



See Figures 1 and 2

On Stanza models (RS5F31A type transaxle) from 1982-86 adjustment is possible. On Stanza models (RS5F50A type transaxle) from 1987 and later no adjustment is possible. On Stanza wagon (RS5F50A type transaxle) no adjustment is possible.

  1. Raise and support the front of the vehicle on jackstands.
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  3. Under the vehicle, at the shift control area, loosen the select stopper securing bolts.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Adjusting the select plate clearance - Stanza



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Fig. Fig. 2: Transmission gear control - Stanza (RS5F31A type transaxle)

  1. Shift the gear selector into 1st gear.
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  3. Adjust the clearance between the control lever and select stopper by sliding the select stopper so that the clearance is 1.00mm.
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  5. Torque the stopper securing bolts to 5.8-8.0 ft. lbs. Check that the control lever can be shifted without binding or dragging.
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