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1990 Nissan Pathfinder Problems

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Most Common 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Problems

The engine may not crank when the key is turned to "start" if the starter relay fails. This can be confused with a defective starter motor.
The exhaust manifold often warps and cracks, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. The noise may be most noticeable when the engine is cold.
Problems with the ignition coil can cause poor engine performance due to misfires and the symptoms may be intermittent. This may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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2 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Engine Problems

The engine may not crank when the key is turned to "start" if the starter relay fails. This can be confused with a defective starter motor.
Problems with the ignition coil can cause poor engine performance due to misfires and the symptoms may be intermittent. This may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

1 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The exhaust manifold often warps and cracks, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. The noise may be most noticeable when the engine is cold.

0 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1990 Nissan Pathfinder Problems & Complaints

The engine may not crank when the key is turned to "start" if the starter relay fails. This can be confused with a defective starter motor.
Problems with the ignition coil can cause poor engine performance due to misfires and the symptoms may be intermittent. This may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The exhaust manifold often warps and cracks, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. The noise may be most noticeable when the engine is cold.
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