Nissan Quest Repair and Maintenance
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Nissan Quest ProblemsNo Start, Engine Stalls
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
A coolant leak may develop from a plug on the front of the rear cylinder head, behind the timing cover.
The exhaust manifold 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.
Nissan Quest QuestionsWhat do I check to get van to crank? (1 answer)
Just put new head gaskets on and put it back together, Gutted cat. converter and put it back on. Had a grinding noise first time we tried to recrank after going a couple miles running fine. The next time we tried to crank it didn't make that noise. It just won't start.
I just got it out the tow yard from recovery.It was stolen since November 7th 2015...It was smelling like gas when I picked it up may 26th 2016.i realized it was leaking gas this afternoon June 2, 2016...I
Nissan Quest RecallsThe Engine May Stall at Slow Speeds or While Idling
Due to software programing, while driving at slow speeds or when idling; or with 1/4 tank of fuel or less and the vehicle heading down hill, the engine may stall due to insufficient fuel supply. Vehicle stalling could increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will reprogram the fuel pump control module to correct this concern.
The pin that secures the brake pedal to the mounting bracket may become dislodged. This would cause the pedal to become loose, and could compromise braking action. Dealers will inspect the pivot pin area and replace the brake pedal assembly if necessary. This recall began on March 22, 2010.
Manually adjusted front seats may not properly engage the locking pawl. In the event of a crash, the seat could move without warning, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will inspect the seat tracks and replace the seat assembly as necessary. This recall is scheduled to begin on May 27, 2008.