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 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Catalytic Converter Failure
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.
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.
1999 Nissan Altima QuestionsThe heat when turned on, doesn't get hot. It's only warm. (2 answers)
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 99 nissan altima that shakes like an off-balanced washing machine when in gear and foot on brake. It's been a problem for a while now but I have had enough. I have changed my plugs, wires, cap, and distributor.
I found an article online for a newer altima this person had the same...