2005 Nissan Altima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Nissan Altima
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2005 Nissan Altima ProblemsFront Struts May Wear Prematurely and Cause Knocking Noise
The front struts can wear prematurely and create a knocking noise when driving over bumps.
Crankshaft and camshaft position sensors can leak oil into the connector causing Check Engine Light illumination. The engine may also stall as a result. Leaking sensors should be replaced. Certain 2002 models were recalled for a separate camshaft and crankshaft sensor issue. For more information on the recall please click here»
The external seal on the engine oil cooler can fail and create an oil leak.
2005 Nissan Altima QuestionsThe car dies while at a stop why? Does it have to do with the timing belt. (1 answer)
The car of 2005 altima. Dies at a stop. Why and what would cause that
air conditioner and radio both die at same time
Replaced brake pads and cleaned the sensors.
2005 Nissan Altima RecallsOverheating of Crankshaft Position Sensor May Cause Vehicle to Shut Down
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with a 2.5L engineThe crankshaft position sensor can overheat causing a brief interrupion in the signal output. If the interupption of the signal is so brief that the ECM Electronic Control Module dose not have time to diagnose the condition, the vehicle may shut off creating the risk of an accident. The dealer will reprogram the ECM free of charge. The Nissan recall # is R0606