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Check valve clearance on Nissan Xterra

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Valve clearances for this engine are shim adjusted and should be checked periodically to help maximize engine life. Another good time to check the valve clearances is when the valve cover gasket is being replaced.

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Nissan Xterra Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 133,666 (81,000–160,000)
Engines affected: 2.4L 4 Cylinder, 3.3L V6
5 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004
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