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2011 Nissan Quest Specifications
Cam design DOHC
Orientation Transverse
Cylinders / configuration 60 degree V6
Block / head composition Aluminum/aluminum
Displacement (liters) 3.5
Horsepower 253 @ 5,2000 rpm
Torque (lb-ft) 236 @ 4,800 rpm
Bore & stroke (mm) 95.5 x 81.4
Compression ratio (:1) 10.3
Spark plugs Double-tipped iridium
Maximum engine speed 6,600 rpm
Valvetrain 4 valves per cylinder w/ Continuously Variable Timing Control (CVTC)
Intake system NICS (Nissan Induction Control System)
Recommended fuel Unleaded regular
Emissions system Three-way catalyst
Emissions certification level 50-State Tier 2 Bin 5 (FED)
Exhaust Stainless steel, 3 mufflers
Transmission and Drive System
Drive configuration Front engine, front-wheel drive
Transmission type Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
Gear ratios (:1)/ Reverse 2.371 – 0.439 / 1.766
Front Type/Rotor size (diameter x thickness) (in.) Vented disc / 11.4 x 1.1
Rear Type/Rotor size (diameter x thickness) (in.) Vented disc / 12.1 x 0.6
Type Vehicle-speed-sensitive power-assisted rackandpinion
Overall ratio (:1) 18.6
Turns (lock-to-lock) 16-inch wheels – 3.6
18-inch wheels – 3.6
Turning diameter (ft.) - 16-inch/18-inch tires 36.1/36.7
Front "Independent strut w/ coil springs, Twin-tube struts S Stabilizer bar solid (25 mm)"
Rear Multi-link Twin-tube shock absorbers
Body / Chassis
Type Unibody
Materials (primary) Corrosion-resistant and high-strength steel