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My 1994 j30 has low engine power. Low acceleration. engine is loud.

I own a 93 Infiniti J30..Ive recently had problems with eratic idling, severe hesitation, and stalling..the stalling would happen in two different ways..one way would be right after starting or when pressing the accelorator, the engine would die down and stall..but I would still have electrical/battery power and with flooring the accelerator I could restart the car...but it would also stall in anohter way..while driving, then slowing down ( not sure if it happened when I pressed the breaks or not ) the car would suddenly and completely die.. no engine die down, it would just cut off with absolutely no electrical/battery power and no interior lights or ignition key reaction. After trying different things, I found that there is a red plastic connector attached to the positive battery cable..when I slide it off it's L shape pin, which is connected to the positive battery cable terminal, then reconnect it, the power comes back on in the car and it will start right back up...I dont know if the red connector is supposed to be able to come off its pin or if it is broken, but everytime the car stalls like this..suddenly and with no electrical power..I can disconnect and reconnect this connector and the power will come back on...but when I wiggled and disconnected it with the car running, it did not stall out the car..
So I pulled coeds from the ECU and got a faulty temperature sensor reading... I replaced it, and cleaned the throttle bodies and MAF ( using proper cleaners for both ) and now the idle/hesitaion/die-down stalling problems seems to be fixed..but the car is still cutting off with no electrical power after driving then slowing down..such as to turn a corner...so my questions are..what could be causing this, could it have anything to do with pressing the brakes, what is the red connector attached to the positive battery cable terminal and where does it lead?Any help would be greatly appreciated

It was diagnosed with a failed injector on # 1 cylinder

every thing seems work but at night when i turn the light on the dashbord light doesnt turn on and no radio or cd player either

having problems shifting gear into drive from park. the car
shifter button jams. after many tries it shifts but after many tries, however other times I get in the car and it shifts with no problem.


During the day, my lights are always on, unless the car is completely off, is there a way I can turn them on and off at will?

This past weekend, I lost power to the car. The thermometer reached near the redline, the battery light came on, the brake light came on, and the car eventually lost all power and quit working. I had the car jumped, it started and ran for just over a mile before all these symptoms came up again. I took the battery in, discovering it had very low cold cranking amps. I replaced it, and the car ran fine. This morning, the car lasted for about 10 miles, and all those symptoms appeared again. The battery light is on, the brake liight is on, and the car has a loss in power. Any ideas as to what I may need to do? Also, I have no heat. That stopped working as well.

my car will not start i have change the knock sensor o2sensor new battery new fuel pump

The passenger side door is shut and not operating either manually or electronically. The lock moves but electronically jams back to lock position again. Also, the radio is not working. Not sure if it is related electrical problem or independent problem.

Where can I find the parts, at what price and can I us used parts on this job?

I have been told that my car (1995 J30 Infiniti) needs bushings and strut rod ??. I have checked and these items are very expensive, the cost I am being quoted to repair of do a front end alignment on thes car is 1500.00 and the car itself is not worh that much. Please provide me some advice

driving on the hiway 60 65 the car will drop speed like theres thers no gas coming through the carb but if you pump the gas it comes back does not happen all the time i have noticed it happens when tank is low my other problem is the tack it jumps then it goes to the right rpm then jumps again could it be a short or ? and how can i fix either problems or check for

I have a 95 j30 and my gas meter does not seem to be working I was told it was the fuel sending switch/unit. I would like to know where it is located in the engine bay, and also if anybody else has experienced this problem the best solution for it.

Hi ,Just turn on the heat and noticed that the fan was not blowing any heat .Please help, what could be the problem?

How to replace the water pump?

where can i find one

My j30 has no power. I turned off the key and forgot to roll up window. turned key on again and nothing! no power at all. trunk will not open or gas filler door, etc... I used a meter to test the battery and it is good. Somewhere I seemed to have lost power from battery to everything in the car. No headlights either. But battery will crank starter with a jump switch so the battery appears to be good.... Any thoughts...HELP!

cost to replace water pump

How to change a timing belt? How many days does it take to change it and what tools are needed please. Everyone is giving me the run around and I need to know details on how to change this timing belt on my car to get it done right away

Stop lights remain on at all times, even with car off and key out of ignition. Could this be a brake light switch indicator?

my car just suddenly switches off when I am in traffic. The 'SLIP' and 'TCS' light will show. It will refuse to start untill after about 30 to 45 mins.

where is the fuel filter located on a 1996 j30 infiniti

i cant locate the oil filter on this car. can you let me know please

the sarter is not engaging the flywheel, it just spinning & won't crank up the car

the starter motor just spins, does not engage the flywheel. The belts & pulleys only spins a little.

the belt is new but it makes a sqeeling sound when i drive

had ac replaced last season by an individual that works for a dealership, so i do not think i have any recourse. it never really worked well but it did cool enough until the other day. i put in a can of freon and the pressure looks good but it does not seem to do any good. it blows hot air only as if a valve or switch is not working, any answers.

all of a sudden power window and sunroof and a/c stoped working checked fuse and they are good what else could it be

Air compressor is fine, but Clutch is worn out
& engage the compressor. Can the clutch be
replaced w/o replacing entire unit?

Thank you

When I'm driving up hills my car starts to jerk and loses power. So i've tried putting it in a lower gear and although it goes up the hills better it still doesnt seem to have as much power as before. Any suggestions?