2001 Nissan Sentra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Nissan Sentra
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2001 Nissan Sentra ProblemsFuel Pressure Regulator May Bleed Off Pressure Overnight
If the vehicle is hard to start after setting overnight, the problem could be the fuel pressure regulator has failed and is allowing the fuel pressure to bleed off. A failed fuel pressure regulator will should be replaced.
The engine may stall at times due to a failed crankshaft position sensor and/or camshaft position sensor, These sensors can fail intermittently as they warm with the engine. Sensors on certain models have been recalled by Nissan and will be replaced as necessary. Please visit our recall section for this model to see if your vehicle is covered by this recall.
The EGR Valve can malfunction causing a hesitation when accelerating, rough idle, or idle hunting (surging or idle going up-and-down). If the valve malfunctions, there may or may not be a Check Engine light.
2001 Nissan Sentra QuestionsNo heat. Heater hoses cold. New radiator, new thermos. Where is heater control v (1 answer)
All the time. Want to locate heater control valve. Under hood, dash? Is there a cable and where?
i AM INTERESTED IN FINDING OUT WHAT RECALLS IF ANY THERE ARE REGARDING MY NISSAN SENTRA 4 DOOR 2001
Told to look for vacuum hose that may be disconnected, but where? Under dash? do I have to take dash apart? Repair shop only or could I do this?
2001 Nissan Sentra RecallsEngine May Stop Running Without Warning
The circuit board for the crank position sensor and cam position sensor may have improper solder joints. This could cause the Service Engine Soon lamp to come on, the engine may not start, you could experience reduced power, or the engine may stall without warning, which could result in a crash. Dealers will replace the the crank position sensor, cam position sensors, and in some cases, the variable timing control sensors. The recall began on December 22, 2003. The Nissan recall number is R2022 and the Infiniti recall number is R3021.