2005 Nissan 350Z Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Nissan 350Z

2005 Nissan 350Z Problems

Nissian Crankshaft and Camshaft Sensor Recall

The engine may stall at times due to a failed crankshaft position sensor and/or camshaft position sensor, These sensors can fail intermittently as they warm with the engine. Sensors on certain models have been recalled by Nissan and will be replaced as necessary. Please visit our recall section for this model to see if your vehicle is covered by this recall.

Check oil frequently since engine burns oil faster than most

This engine may burn engine oil faster than similar models. Frequent oil checks are important.

Service Bulletin Addressing Problem With Front Tire Wear/Noise

There was a service bulletin addressing a problem with front tire wear and tire noise. The tires would "growl" or "roar" at speeds under 30 mph or under moderate braking on smooth roads. The repair first involved resetting the front alignment and then either replacing or rotating (side-to-side) the front tires. This fixed the concern for some, though others still reported a recurring issue.

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2005 Nissan 350Z Reviews

This car is excellent overall except that the passenger's compartment gets hotter then it should be after I've driven the car for 5 minutes especially in the summer. This only occurs after I've stopped and parked the car for a short while because a heat transfer from the hot engine compartment to the passenger compartment via the hot water lines allows the whole ventilation system to get ho...
I have own this car for 2 years now and I have had zero problem with it. Only with this much power you can burn through some tire.

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