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 ...
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1996 Nissan Sentra
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Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. WATER CAN ENTER AND DISPLACE THE GREASE IN THE WIPER ARM LINKAGE BALL JOINT WHERE THE WIPER LINKAGE ATTACHES TO THE WIPER MOTOR LINKAGE.Learn more »
Summary: THESE VEHICLES DO NOT MEET THE ILLUMINATION REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT."Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE FRONT COIL SPRINGS MAY NOT HAVE SUFFICIENT CORROSION RESISTANCE IN AREAS OF THE COUNTRY WHERE SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF DE-ICING SALTS ARE APPLIED TO ROADS IN THE WINTER.Learn more »
1996 Nissan Sentra Questions and Answers
my breaks have went out the peddle gose all the way to the floor what could this be
Recently the intermidant position for the windshield wipers stop working. And then when I turn OFF the wipers from Low or High they immediately stop (freeze) at the moment I turned off the wiper. I...
Earlier I posted a question about Wiper Motor Issue and I got a response - Thank you.
Unfortunately suggested diagnosis has not lead me to a conclussion of identifying the failed component. I have...
I see a comment in the common failure locations of this website that the crankshaft sensor can fail and cause the car to idle very low and / or shut off.
I am thinking this is whats causing my c...