1996 Nissan Sentra Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Nissan Sentra ProblemsTiming Chain Noise May Lead to Timing Chain Failure
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.
1996 Nissan Sentra QuestionsHow much does it cost to fix the cvc arms on this car and the bushings ? And is this a good car ? (2 answers)
changed crankshaft sensor and now when i use my headlights my battery goes dead
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