Nissan Pickup (D21) Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Nissan Pickup (D21)
Nissan Pickup (D21) Problems
The exhaust manifold on the 3.0 liter engine often warps and cracks, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. The noise may be most noticeable when the engine is cold.
I purchased my 1992 Nissan D21 truck in 1999 at 32,000 miles from the original owner. At that time the gas gauge was wandering. Also the anti-lock brake light was on. A few months later the gas gauge stopped working, but the low gas warning light still worked when gas got low in the tank. Then the temperature gauge stopped working. I took this car to several Nissan dealerships and they all said to replace the gas tank sending unit, which I tho...
Nissan Pickup (D21) Questions
I have spark at the cylinder and holding 165 lbs of compression and also changed out the injector on that cylinder and the injector is pulsating. can the port from the injector to the cylinder be plugged? I had two other cylinder miss fire but changed both injectors and that cleared up one and fo...
Changed spark plugs wires distributor cap and rotor still doing it its pulling coats for the air flow meter and O2 sensor injector leak and injector circuit
Oil and filter replaced
Nissan Pickup (D21) Recalls
Nissan Pickup (D21) Reviews
when putting truck into reverse it is slow to engage.
Awesome truck. I paid $9999 + tax (after rebates) for it brand new in April of 97. We bought 2 (my Dad and I). He had a lot of time gear issues and was in the shop 6 times before 22,000 miles. Mine has never been in and only had two issues and it now has 274,000 miles. The alternator went out right after warranty. I took it to a local alternator shop (there were no replacements in town) a...
Best truck I have ever owned