1999 Nissan Altima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Nissan Altima
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1999 Nissan Altima ProblemsEngine 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.
The catalytic converter closest to the cylinder head can fail causing illumination of the Check Engine Light. Prompt repair of this problem is recommended because the catalyst material can be sucked into the engine and cause internal damage.
The engine mount on the right side can wear prematurely and cause excessive engine movement.
1999 Nissan Altima QuestionsOil is leaking every were its dripping of of the hood and effecting altinator (1 answer)
Major oil leak
Also, when I drive, it still blows warm to cold air and my temp gauge goes downward, practically to cold setting on the gauge. In the summer with AC on the gauge is right in the middle (perfect). What's going on?
I have a hard time accelerating or going up hills. If I feather the gas pedal when I'm accelerating it seems to do a little better