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2005 Nissan Frontier Problems

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Most Common 2005 Nissan Frontier Problems

The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issu...
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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0 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Brakes Problems

1 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Drive Train Problem

2 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Electrical & Lights Problems

The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issu...
The 2005-2010 year model with automatic transmissions may develop an issue which is commonly known as the "strawberry milkshake". The name is based on the color and consistency of the fluid found ...

5 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Engine Problems

A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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,...

1 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Exhaust & Emissions Problem

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...

0 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Maintenance Problems

1 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Miscellaneous Problem

0 Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2005 Nissan Frontier Problems & Complaints

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...
The fuel level sensor can fail causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings. The Check Engine Light may also illuminate. Nissan has recalled 2006 - 2008 vehicles only for this fuel gauge issu...
A whining or buzzing type noise may develop from the timing chain area caused by excess slack in the secondary timing chains. Nissan has issued a service bulletin (NTB09-128) regarding this issue...
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,...
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
The 2005-2010 year model with automatic transmissions may develop an issue which is commonly known as the "strawberry milkshake". The name is based on the color and consistency of the fluid found ...
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 butt...
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