2004 Nissan Altima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Nissan Altima
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2004 Nissan Altima ProblemsRight Side Engine Mount May Wear and Cause Excessive Movement
The engine mount on the right side can wear prematurely and cause excessive engine movement.
The external seal on the engine oil cooler can fail and create an oil leak.
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.
2004 Nissan Altima QuestionsAt what Temperature does the thermostat open. And what is a normal operating temperature? (2 answers)
After I noticed the car over heated I fixed the problem and drove it right home. Tried to start it a few hours later & it won't start
2004 Nissan Altima RecallsThe Eingine May Stall Without Warning
The engine coolant temperature can vary at the coolant sensor due to its unique location. If these variations are large enough, a brief interruption in the signal output from the sensor may occur. If the signal interruption is so brief that the electronic control module (ECM) logic does not have time to diagnose the condition, the engine may stop running without warning. This condition will commonly occur only at low speeds. If the engine stalls without warning, a crash may result. Dealers will reprogram the ECM to correct this concern. The Nissan recall number is R0606.