NISSAN GT-R 2014 R35 Owners Manual
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To help prevent the vehicle from moving
unexpectedly due to an erroneous operation of
the Intelligent Key listed on the following chart or
to help prevent the vehicle from being stolen, a
chime or beep sounds inside and outside the
vehicle and a warning displays in the vehicle
information display. (
page 2-33) (“Operation displays” page
When a chime or beep sounds or a warning
displays, be sure to check the vehicle and the
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SymptomPossible causeAction to take
When pushing the ignition
switch to stop the engine The SHIFT P warning appears on the display and
the inside warning chime sounds continuously.
The shift lever is not in the
&Pposition. Shift the shift lever to the&Pposition.
When opening the driver’s door
to get out of the vehicle The inside warning chime sounds continuously. The ignition switch is in the ACC
Push the ignition switch to the OFF
The Intelligent Key is in the Intelligent
Key port. Remove the Intelligent Key from the
Intelligent Key port.
When closing the door after
getting out of the vehicle The NO KEY warning appears on the display, the
outside chime sounds 3 times and the inside
warning chime sounds for approximately 3 sec-
The ignition switch is in the ACC or
Push the ignition switch to the OFF
The SHIFT P warning appears on the display and
the outside chime sounds continuously. The ignition switch is in the ACC or
OFF position and the shift lever is not
&Pposition.Move the shift lever to the
push the ignition switch to the OFF
When closing the door with the
inside lock knob turned to LOCK The outside chime sounds for approximately 3
seconds and all the doors unlock. The Intelligent Key is inside the vehicle
Carry the Intelligent Key with you.
When pushing the door handle
request switch to lock the door The outside chime sounds for approximately 2
seconds. The Intelligent Key is inside the vehicle
Carry the Intelligent Key with you.
A door is not closed securely. Close the door securely.
The door handle request switch is
pushed before the door is closed. Push the door handle request switch after
the door is closed.
When closing the trunk lid The outside chime sounds for approximately 10
seconds and the trunk lid opens.
The Intelligent Key is inside the trunk.
Carry the Intelligent Key with you.
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3-18Pre-driving checks and adjustments
OPENING THE HOOD
1. Pull the hood lock release handle*1
located below the instrument panel. The
hood will then spring up slightly.
2. Pull the lever*2at the front of the hood
with your fingertips and raise the hood.3. Grasp the insulated part of the stay*3and
release it from the hook, then securely insert
it into the hood hole
If you see steam or smoke coming from
the engine compartment, do not open
the hood. Doing so could cause injury.
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.Do not insert hands, clothing, tools
or other items into the engine
compartment while the engine is
. Do not touch the exhaust system
parts, radiator or other hot parts
until the engine and the parts have
Do not open the hood while the wiper
arms are lifted away from the wind-
shield. The hood and wipers will be
damaged.CLOSING THE HOOD
1. While supporting the hood, store the stay to
the original position.
2. Slowly lower the hood. When it is at a height of 1 ft (30 cm) or higher, drop the hood and
make sure that both sides of the hood
securely lock in place.
. Make sure the hood is completely
closed and latched before driving.
Failure to do so could cause the
hood to open and result in an accident.
. Be sure to check that the hood is
securely closed before driving. If
both sides of the hood are not
locked in place, the hood may open
during driving, possibly causing an
When closing the hood, lower it slowly
so that hands or other items do not get
Because the hood of this vehicle requires
more force to close than that for other
vehicles, the hood will be difficult to close
if you lower it all the way and then attempt
to press it closed. Be sure to drop the hood
from a height of approximately 1 ft (30 cm)
and be sure that both sides securely lock
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.Do not drive with the trunk lid open.
This could allow dangerous exhaust
gases to be drawn into the vehicle.
“Exhaust gas (carbon monox-
ide)” page 5-3)
. Closely supervise children when
they are around cars to prevent
them from playing and becoming
locked in the trunk where they could
be seriously injured. Keep the car
locked, with the trunk closed, when
not in use, and prevent children’s
access to Intelligent Keys.
TRUNK OPEN REQUEST SWITCH
The trunk lid can be opened by pushing the
trunk open request switch
Intelligent Key is within the operating range of
the trunk lock/unlock function regardless of the
inside lock knob position. (
system” page 3-8)
TRUNK LID RELEASE SWITCH
Press the trunk lid release switch downwards to
unlock the trunk.
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TRUNK RELEASE POWER CANCEL
When the switch located inside the glove box is
in the OFF position
*1, the power to the trunk
lid will be canceled and the trunk lid cannot be
opened by the trunk lid release switch, the trunk
open request switch or the TRUNK button on
the Intelligent Key.
When you have to leave the vehicle with a valet
and want to keep your belongings safe in the
glove box and the trunk, push this switch to OFF
and lock the glove box with the mechanical key.
Then leave the vehicle and the Intelligent Key
with the valet and keep the mechanical key with you. (
“Valet hand-off” page 3-3)
To connect the power to the trunk lid, push the
switch to the ON position
OPENING AND CLOSING THE
When opening the trunk, first unlock it then lift
up the trunk lid so that it is fully open.
When closing the trunk, lower the trunk lid and
press it until it is securely locked in place. The
*Acan be used when the trunk lid is dirty.
. Open and close the trunk without
grasping the rear spoiler. Grasping
the rear spoiler to open or close the
trunk may damage the spoiler.
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.Do not leave the key inside the
. To prevent the Intelligent Key from
being accidentally locked in the trunk,
lockout protection is equipped with the
Intelligent Key system. When the trunk
lid is closed with the Intelligent Key
inside the trunk, the outside buzzer will
sound and the trunk will open.
. The trunk of this vehicle is slightly
more difficult to close than an ordinary
vehicle (particularly when the vehicle is
new) . This is because the trunk rigidity
has been increased to handle the high
load on the rear spoiler during vehicle
operation. This does not indicate that
there is a malfunction. Check that the
trunk is securely locked.
EMERGENCY TRUNK LID RELEASE
Closely supervise children when they
are around cars to prevent them from
playing and becoming locked in the
trunk where they could be seriously
injured. Keep the car locked, with the
trunk lid securely latched, when not in
use, and prevent children’s access to
The emergency trunk lid release mechanism allows opening of the trunk lid in the event that
people become locked inside the trunk or in the
event of the loss of electrical power such as a
Inside the trunk
To open the trunk lid from the inside, pull the
*1until the lock releases and
push up on the trunk lid. The release lever is
made of a material that glows in the dark after a
brief exposure to ambient light.
The handle is located on the back of the trunk lid
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From the passenger compartment
The trunk can be opened with the emergency
trunk lid opener located on the floor in front of
the passenger’s seat.
1. Remove the board located on the floor infront of the passenger’s seat.
2. Insert the mechanical key into the emer-gency trunk lid opener and turn it clockwise
until it stops.
Because the trunk rigidity has been in-
creased to handle the high load on the rear
spoiler during vehicle operation, more
force is required to operate the mechanical
key (particularly when the vehicle is new) .
Be sure to turn the key clockwise until it
The fuel-filler door is located on the right and
rear side of the vehicle.
. Gasoline is extremely flammable
and highly explosive under certain
conditions. You could be burned or
seriously injured if it is misused or
mishandled. Always stop engine
and do not smoke or allow open
flames or sparks near the vehicle
. Do not attempt to top off the fuel
tank after the fuel pump nozzle
shuts off automatically. Continued
refueling may cause fuel overflow,
resulting in fuel spray and possibly
. Use only an original equipment type
fuel-filler cap as a replacement. It
has a built-in safety valve needed
for proper operation of the fuel
system and emission control sys-
tem. An incorrect cap can result in a
serious malfunction and possible
injury. It could also cause the mal-
function indicator light to come on.
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.Never pour fuel into the throttle
body to attempt to start your vehi-
. Do not fill a portable fuel container
in the vehicle or trailer. Static elec-
tricity can cause an explosion of
flammable liquid, vapor or gas in
any vehicle or trailer. To reduce the
risk of serious injury or death when
filling portable fuel containers:
— Always place the container on
the ground when filling.
— Do not use electronic devices when filling.
— Keep the pump nozzle in contact with the container while you are
— Use only approved portable fuel containers for flammable liquid.
. If fuel is spilled on the vehicle body,
flush it away with water to avoid
. Insert the cap straight into the fuel- filler tube, then tighten until the
fuel-filler cap clicks. Failure to tight-
en the fuel-filler cap properly may
Light (MIL) to illuminate. If the
light illuminates because the fuel-
filler cap is loose or missing, tighten
or install the cap and continue to
drive the vehicle. The
should turn off after a few driving
trips. If the
light does not turn
off after a few driving trips, have the
vehicle inspected by a GT-R certified
“Malfunction Indicator Light
(MIL)” page 2-31)
. This vehicle includes a system that
can supply fuel even during high-G
(gravity) turns. The fuel tank pres-
sure is higher when the vehicle is
hot. If the vehicle is refueled when
the vehicle is hot, the fuel pump may
automatically shut off before the
tank is full. This does not indicate
that there is a malfunction.
OPENING THE FUEL FILLER DOOR
1. Unlock the fuel-filler door by using one of the
.Push the door handle request switch
with the Intelligent Key carried with you.
.Push the UNLOCK button on the In-
.Push the power door lock switch to the
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2. Press the rear side of the fuel-filler door torelease the door lock, and open the door.3. Turn the cap*1slowly counterclockwise to
During refueling, place the cap on the inside
of the door
CLOSING THE FUEL-FILLER DOOR
1. Turn the cap clockwise until a single click
sound is heard.
2. Close the door. Lock the fuel-filler door by using one of the following operations.
. Push the door handle request switch with
the Intelligent Key carried with you.
. Push the LOCK button on the Intelligent
Push the power door lock switch to the
After a single click is heard and the cap is
released it may move slightly. This is not a
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