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2004 Nissan Pathfinder Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2004 Nissan Pathfinder owner complaints.

Most Common 2004 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 distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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 butterfl...
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0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Brakes Problems

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Drive Train Problems

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Electrical & Lights Problems

4 Known 2004 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.
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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 butterfl...

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Maintenance Problem

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

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Problems & Complaints

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 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 throttle body for the Nissan Pathfinder is known for carbon buildup, and requires regular, light cleaning to maintain peak performance. After cleaning the throttle body, many owners notice a ve...
Rattling and tapping in the front of the engine on the Nissan Pathfinder is very evident, especially on cold starts. This rattling noise should not be taken lightly as it warns of upcoming timing c...
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 butterfl...
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