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Nissan 350Z Nissian Crankshaft and Camshaft Sensor Recall

Nissan 350Z Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2003, 2004

Average Mileage: 90,446 mi (64,000 mi - 134,000 mi)


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.

  • Visitor, , 80,000 mi

    trouble starting

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  • Visitor, , 83,200 mi

    Poor Idle, puffing in intake manifold and exhaust. Diagnostic test shows Intake/camshaft over-advanced.

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  • Visitor, , 90,904 mi

    Car randomly shut off after making a very slow U-turn.. also later shut off while car was idling in drive way..

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  • Visitor, , 103,000 mi

    car dies suddenly and randomly. sometimes won't start, other times starts fine. camshaft sensor replaced and it worked fine. 3k miles later it happens again. no i am told to replace both camshaft sensors and crankshaft sensor or it will continue to happen.

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  • Visitor, , 84,000 mi

    Stalling periodically and "service engine soon" light is on. Diagnostic test says knock sensor and camshaft position sensor.

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  • Visitor, , 68,000 mi

    Camshaft position sensor A bank 2

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  • 4wsboy, , 100,000 mi

    Not fixed yet. Am going to try Nissan dealer with recall number.

    Car is fully stalling at any speed and showing faults as described.

    NB Car is in Australia

    NOT COVERED IN AUSTRALIA UNDER RECALL BY NISSAN..However..knock sensor and cam sensors both were faulting + misfire and stalling engine..
    I LUCKILY FIXED IT EASILY..merely replaced the two cam sensors..coet about $100 and about a ten minute job..

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  • Visitor, , 78,250 mi

    I just had my clutch replaced yestreday and now my service light came on today and I am getting a camshaft imbalance code. It was reset once today and lasted appx 15 - 20 and came back on again while driving in city traffic.

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