Nissan Repair and Maintenance
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Nissan ProblemsEngine May Stall Due to Failed Crankshaft and/or Camshaft Sensor
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.
The external seal on the engine oil cooler can fail and create an oil leak.
The catalytic converter closest to the cylinder head can fail causing illumination of the Check Engine Light. Prompt repair of this problem is recommended because the catalyst material can be sucked into the engine and cause internal damage.
Nissan QuestionsOil leak - valve cover gaskets - keep checking oil dipstick until repair? (1 answer)
Evidence of oil blowback, not noticed for quite awhile. Suspected oil leak, both valve cover gaskets. Repair shop advised to keep checking oil dipstick, adding oil, until I can afford repair.
Is this sufficient for the time being, to prevent total engine fail. Also, what else might be found when...
ck engine lite on with crankshaft code
I don't know the terminology 2 input for a quote on a valve job had timing chain fixed need to make sure valves are working properly
Nissan RecallsFuel Gauge Inaccurate
The fuel gauge may not read accurately, due to the improper installation of the fuel tank breather tube, as well as the presence of a temporary fuel tank breather tube cap that should have been removed during vehicle assembly. Dealers will inspect the fuel tank breather tube and replace the fuel tank, fuel sending unit and / or fuel tank breather tube as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
Brake fluid may leak from the anti-lock brake actuator pump onto an internal circuit board. This can cause a fire hazard. Dealers will inspect the ABS actuator and replace it as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
The wiring terminal pin fit at the engine control unit (ECU) may not be secure. Dealers will replace the terminal pin on the engine room harness free of charge to resolve the concern.