1996 Nissan Altima Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Nissan Altima

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1996 Nissan Altima Problems

Engine May Stall Due to Failed Crankshaft and/or Camshaft Sensor

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 Engne Light, Misfire, Rough Idle

An engine vacuum leak from the  intake manifold gasket may cause the engine to misfire or have a rough idle which may also illuminating the Check Engine Light.

Engine Cranks and Doesn't Start or Runs Rough

The camshaft driven distributor can leak oil and cause a malfunction of the crankshaft position sensor. The engine may crank but not start or run very poorly.

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1996 Nissan Altima Questions

Changed engine. No start. Got fire and fuel to the rail. Changed crank sensor and dist w cam sensor. Ecm? (1 answer)

When I spray gas in the intake it will crank it's a 2000 model 2.4 in a 96. Had to change everything on the block for wiring harness. Intake manifold and all sensors injector rail dist etc... Please help

Drive cycles. How do i clear monitors for a smog check? (1 answer)

Po325 code shows. But no check engine light after replacing sensor. Smog tech guy says to look up drive cycles for my vehicle to clear monitors then bring back to get it smogged. How do i do this?

where us my starter and starter silinoid located in my 96 Nissan altima (1 answer)

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1996 Nissan Altima Reviews

This car is horrible
GOOD TRANSPORTACION

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