RN30 and RS-30 Series 4 & 5 Speed (FWD) Nissan Manual Transmission Information and parts


We can provide professional parts for Nissan front wheel drive 4 or 5 speed manual transmissions.  These quality manual transmission parts and rebuild kits are designed to be top of the line. We have included information on how to identify individual transmissions, application information, model year, detailed kit and part availability by transmission type. Nissan transmissions are covered in this section RN-30 and RS-30's, front wheel drive (FWD).  Nissan typically used in this transmission series in 200SX, Altima, Axxess, Maxima, NX. Pulsar,  Sentra and Stanza's requiring 4 and 5 speed units.  Our kits are professional kits, some hardparts are available, sometime we can supply good used parts (take out parts) to help save you money!  Give us a call toll free 800-216-1632 for free technical advise and we can help you save some money!

Different overhaul kits are available; the contents of the kits are described as follows:

  • DTSBKXXX Kits include main case bearings, gaskets, seals.  Syncro rings are not included in these kits.

  • DTSBKXXXWS Kits include main case bearings, gaskets, seals.  Syncro rings are included in these kits.

You may also want to add new bearing retainer, nuts main shaft and counter shaft, dogs & wires, extension housing bushing, small parts kit, shifter bushings.  This transmission series can be identified by its aluminum 2-piece case with a round 6-bolt cover in the rear case half. Ball bearing on the front input shaft with a caged needle in the rear input shaft. Some of the 1991-and later trans axles may or may not have a Viscous Differential carrier (LSD).

The FN4F30A and RS5F30A transmissions have a front & rear pinion bearings that are tapered and have the same inside diameter. RN4F31A and RS5F31A units have front & rear bearings that are tapered and have different diameters. RS532A/V model has front pinion bearing is a cylindrical roller bearing and the rear is a ball bearing.

It's easy to get the correct parts the first time from drivetrain.com.  Using these links 200SX, Altima, Axxess, Maxima, NX, PulsarSentra and Stanza.  In addition to these overhaul kits we can provide miscellaneous hard parts find application tables just locate your vehicle model, model year, number of cylinders and engine size read across to identify correct overhaul kit part number.  Make a note of the part number and complete our secure easy order from. Don't see what you need just give us a call 800-216-1632 and let us save you some money!