1991 Nissan Sentra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1991 Nissan Sentra
- Car will start up and run fine for about 20 min. Then idles low.
- Why engine gets drowned with gas when I step on the gas to start the engine?
- I'm bleeding my brakes, what brake fuild does my car need?
- Temperature gauge in dash board does not work. What do I do?
- Engine jumps, bucks, and back fires at about 2500 rpms. Can't get psst 35 mpg.
1991 Nissan Sentra Problems
Excessive timing chain noise, a rattling or ticking, on higher mileage cars may lead to timing chain failure, which can cause engine damage. There are upgraded chain tension guides with a steel backing to improve durability and a modified repair procedure no longer requires the removal of the cylinder head to replace the timing chain. Maintaining proper engine oil level and frequent oil changes are important to ensure the long-term durability of this engine.
Nissan issued a recall on the fuel pump for premature failure. There was an owner notification program and labels were placed on the fuel pump access panel and next to the AC charge label in the engine compartment.
1991 Nissan Sentra Questions
When I check the spark plug it is wet with gas.
Problem with my Sentra 91' Drive Gear doesn't work at First?
When i Start the Engine, Drive Gear Doesn't work. And Number 2 is almost the Same thing, I Have to Press the Over Drive before Number 2 Work.
And After running a few Blocks put it to Drive and the Drive will Work.
1991 Nissan Sentra Recalls
1991 Nissan Sentra Reviews
Brought my 91 Nissan Sentra new and traveled with it throughout the United States and during my years in the military it was shipped to a couple of overseas bases. With a little over 130K, this is truly a great car ( and considered a family member). Most costly expenses were the fuel injectors and the muffler (at least three times) besides that the regular scheduled fluid changes were all thi...
I have a 1991 nissan sentra ser 2.0 and it has been a great car! Purchased it new. It is red the paint is faded. I seen that someone said they had fuel injectors replaced on their nissan. Well let me tell you something. I had a fuel injector acting up and took it to a repair center in virgina and the guy said it needed replaced so i got it done. About 3 months later i had the same problem again...