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2003 Nissan Murano Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2003 Nissan Murano owner complaints.

Most Common 2003 Nissan Murano Problems

A thumping heard and felt in the floor is often caused by failing engine mounts. A failing mount allows too much movement of the engine, and will require replacement.
A damaged or broken seat adjuster assembly on the seat bottom can cause the seat to rock back and forth and possibly squeak. It can also cause the seat to not adjust forward or backward, or up and ...
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
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0 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Brakes Problems

1 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Drive Train Problem

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 whi...

2 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Electrical & Lights Problems

The fuel filler door actuator relay can fail and prevent access to the gas cap.
A navigation unit that is failing can intermittently display a disc error on the screen.

5 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Engine Problems

A thumping heard and felt in the floor is often caused by failing engine mounts. A failing mount allows too much movement of the engine, and will require replacement.
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
Various drivability problems may be caused by the air intake tube attached to the air cleaner box coming loose. Nissan has recalled 2003-2007 models for this concern. For more information on this r...

0 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Maintenance Problem

The throttle body for the Nissan Murano is known for carbon buildup, and requires regular, light cleaning to maintain peak performance. After cleaning the throttle body, many owners notice a very h...

3 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Miscellaneous Problems

A damaged or broken seat adjuster assembly on the seat bottom can cause the seat to rock back and forth and possibly squeak. It can also cause the seat to not adjust forward or backward, or up and ...
The screws that secure the striker (or latch) for the liftgate on the Nissan Murano commonly come out leaving the latch free to move. This movement prevents the liftgate from properly latching, and...

0 Known 2003 Nissan Murano Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2003 Nissan Murano Problems & Complaints

A damaged or broken seat adjuster assembly on the seat bottom can cause the seat to rock back and forth and possibly squeak. It can also cause the seat to not adjust forward or backward, or up and ...
A thumping heard and felt in the floor is often caused by failing engine mounts. A failing mount allows too much movement of the engine, and will require replacement.
The screws that secure the striker (or latch) for the liftgate on the Nissan Murano commonly come out leaving the latch free to move. This movement prevents the liftgate from properly latching, and...
Various drivability problems may be caused by the air intake tube attached to the air cleaner box coming loose. Nissan has recalled 2003-2007 models for this concern. For more information on this r...
Rattling and tapping in the front of the engine on the 2003-2016 Nissan Murano is very evident, especially on cold starts. This rattling noise should not be taken lightly as it warns of upcoming ti...
The throttle body for the Nissan Murano is known for carbon buildup, and requires regular, light cleaning to maintain peak performance. After cleaning the throttle body, many owners notice a very h...
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 whi...
A navigation unit that is failing can intermittently display a disc error on the screen.
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
The fuel filler door actuator relay can fail and prevent access to the gas cap.
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