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Verified for the Nissan Quest

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.

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Verified for the Nissan Maxima

The idle speed control motor may fail and possibly damage the engine's engine control unit.

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Verified for the Nissan Pickup (D21)

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.

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Verified for the Nissan 300ZX

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.

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Verified for the Nissan Altima

Screws inside the intake manifold can become loose causing internal engine damage if they fall out completely. Our technicians report that using a strong thread locker on the power valve butterfly screws can help prevent them from becoming loose.

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Verified for the Nissan Murano

A creaking or clicking heard while the vehicle is accelerating can be caused by dirt and corrosion build up between the splines of the front hubs and CV axle shafts.A creaking or clicking heard while the vehicle is accelerating can be caused by dirt and corrosion build up between the splines of the front hubs and CV axle shafts. Removing, cleaning, and applying a light coat of grease on the axle shaft splines will commonly correct this concern.

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Verified for the Nissan Titan

A weak or failing fuel pump can cause power loss due to lower fuel pressure and lean mixture conditions. This rarely causes a Check Engine Light to illuminate and should be repaired to avoid catalytic converter damage.

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Verified for the Nissan Titan
Water can cause corrosion in the connector between the engine and transmission wiring harness. The engine may crank but not start, stall, and/or the transmission may not shift correctly.
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Verified for the Nissan 300ZX

The exhaust manifold often warps, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. The noise may be most noticeable when the engine is cold.

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Verified for the Nissan Maxima

The crankshaft position sensor can fail causing the engine to run poorly or it may crank but fail to start.

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Verified for the Nissan Maxima

Failure of the vehicle's speed sensor can cause speedometer and the cruise control to become inoperative. A failed speed sensor will require replacement.

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Verified for the Nissan Altima

Failure of the ignition power transistor can cause a "crank-no start" condition.

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Verified for the Nissan Maxima

The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a defective charcoal canister vent control valve. The charcoal canister is a component in the Evaporative emissions (EVAP) system.  Our technicians tell us a failed vent valve will require replacement.

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Verified for the Nissan 350Z

This engine may burn engine oil faster than similar models. Frequent oil checks are important.

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Verified for the Nissan Altima Hybrid

The front struts can wear prematurely and develop a knocking noise when driving over bumps.

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