1996 Nissan 200SX Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Nissan 200SX
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1996 Nissan 200SX ProblemsTiming Chain Noise May Lead to Timing Chain Failure
Excessive timing chain noise, a rattling or ticking, on higher mileage cars may lead to timing chain failure, which can cause engine damage. There are upgraded chain tension guides with a steel backing to improve durability and a modified repair procedure no longer requires the removal of the cylinder head to replace the timing chain. Maintaining proper engine oil level and frequent oil changes are important to ensure the long-term durability of this engine.
1996 Nissan 200SX QuestionsCan an air compressor off of an 1996 sentra fit on a 1996 200so (1 answer)
I was told by an auto part sales men that an 1996 Nissan sentra air compressor is interchangeable with a 1996 Nissan 200sx.how is this possible
Son said it ran great all day, 101 degrees out, then as he went to put it in park, it shut off, then wouldn't turn over, starter noises like a small grinding shriek, then 10 minutes later started right up and he drove it home, just don't want him getting stranded, does this sound serious...
She died the other night, I've changed the distributor cap & rotor. Its not the battery, and does not seem to be a starter or alternator. Anyone know much about the timing on this car? i know the chain is old but as far as I know it has not gone yet. Car has 237,XXX miles on it.