2001 Nissan Xterra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Nissan Xterra
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2001 Nissan Xterra ProblemsFuel Injectors May Fail and Cause Drivability Concerns
The fuel injectors can fail and cause drivability problems. Often there is no Check Engine light and the failures can be caused by corrosion of the connector, clogging beyond the point of cleaning, and/or internal failures.
The coolant outlet on the front of the lower intake manifold may develop a coolant leak.
Valve clearances for this engine are shim adjusted and should be checked periodically to help maximize engine life. Another good time to check the valve clearances is when the valve cover gasket is being replaced.
2001 Nissan Xterra QuestionsWhat causes my vehicle to stall out once it is warmed up and idling (2 answers)
Code 1443 or 1445- evap system and po325- knock sensor