2010 Nissan Sentra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Nissan Sentra
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2010 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.
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.
Crankshaft and camshaft position sensors can leak oil into the connector causing Check Engine Light illumination. The engine may also stall as a result. Leaking sensors should be replaced. Certain 2000-2003 models were recalled for a separate camshaft and crankshaft sensor issue. For more information on the recall please click here»
2010 Nissan Sentra QuestionsCar won't stay running after boot that gives air to motor has been replaced (1 answer)
It might be a dumb question, but I want to triple check. My A/C Compressor failed not too long ago (6 months) and I have finally decided to replace it with a new compressor.
Question is if I need to replace the receiver/drier as well. Normally, I would have to according to many online forums. ...
I have had to replaced the engine last year and the fuel pump yesterday and it's still not running
2010 Nissan Sentra RecallsThe Engine May Stall and Not Restart
Certain engines were assembled with a zinc coating applied to a terminal stud bolt that is thicker than specification. This can result in a poor electrical connection that may cause stalling, difficulty starting, and damage to the engine control module. If the engine were to stall while driving, the likelihood of a crash would increase. Dealers will replace the positive battery terminal and cover to correct this concern.
Nissan is recalling 2010–2011 Sentra models due a machining irregularity on the bolt/washer surface of the positive battery terminal cable end that causes a gap to occur in the contact area of the terminal. This may cause the engine to stop running while the vehicle is in motion at low speed with a hard or no start, which increases the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the positive battery terminal cable end with a new one, free of charge.
Nissan is recalling 2008–2010 models equipped with Garmin Nuvi 750 navigation systems because the battery may overheat, which could lead to a fire. Nissan will notify owners and Garmin technicians will replace the unit's battery and insert a spacer to prevent the problem from reoccurring. This will be performed free of charge.