2005 Nissan Frontier Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Nissan Frontier
- Both of my brake lights went out at the same time...have checked all the fuses.
- truck dies when you put it in drive or reverse
- How do I repair the latch in the passenger seat to fold the seat back down flat?
- procdure for window motor replacement
- what is the meaning of injection timing report from dtc test
2005 Nissan Frontier Problems
The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issue. For more information on the recall, please click here»
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue. Replacement of both secondary timing chains and their tensioner shoes will be necessary to repair this concern. As part of this repair, the engine oil and filter should also be replaced.
Screws inside the intake manifold can become loose causing internal engine damage if they fall out completely. Our technicians report that using a strong thread locker on the power valve butterfly screws can help prevent them from becoming loose.
2005 Nissan Frontier Questions
checked the fuses, the stop switch, and the bulbs...everything looks good..still no brake lights
when we swith the heater and the lights the bakkie will start to jerk one a day
what does it mean fuel sensor bad where is it engine light is on
2005 Nissan Frontier Recalls
The air bag crash sensors located in the front zone may have corrosion buildup due to a high level of road salt exposure. If this happens, the sensor may become inoperative, and the air bag light will come on. If this happens, the air bags will not deploy in a collision. This recall began on January 26, 2009.
On certain King Cab trucks, in a severe side impact, there is a possibility that deformation of the vehicles body may cause the fuel cap tether to be stretched enough to unscrew the fuel filler cap. This may result in fuel spillage and a fire hazard. Dealers will replace fuel cap tether pin assembly with a modified one free of charge.The Nissan recall # is R0630
2005 Nissan Frontier Reviews
Yay - It's a good truck, but not a great truck. It rides good, especially for a 4WD, rides quiet, no road noise, no body noises (squeaks & rattles) dash controls & accessories are convenient - I like the handbrake & seat controls - exterior paint & chrome all well done (a washing makes it look like new), lo-range 4WD will move mountains, cabin comfortable for four on short trips (3 hrs), Fuse ...