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1990 Nissan Sentra Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1990 Nissan Sentra owner complaints.

Most Common 1990 Nissan Sentra Problems

Excessive timing chain noise, a rattling or ticking, on higher mileage cars may lead to timing chain failure, which can cause engine damage. There are upgraded chain tension guides with a steel bac...
A growling noise may be noted from the manual transmission. This is commonly caused by a failing front bearing. Disassembly of the transmission will be required to replace the failed bearing.
It is not uncommon for rust to develop in the area of the fuel filler door.
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0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Brakes Problems

1 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Drive Train Problem

A growling noise may be noted from the manual transmission. This is commonly caused by a failing front bearing. Disassembly of the transmission will be required to replace the failed bearing.

0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Electrical & Lights Problems

1 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Engine Problem

Excessive timing chain noise, a rattling or ticking, on higher mileage cars may lead to timing chain failure, which can cause engine damage. There are upgraded chain tension guides with a steel bac...

0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Maintenance Problems

1 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Miscellaneous Problem

It is not uncommon for rust to develop in the area of the fuel filler door.

0 Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1990 Nissan Sentra Problems & Complaints

Excessive timing chain noise, a rattling or ticking, on higher mileage cars may lead to timing chain failure, which can cause engine damage. There are upgraded chain tension guides with a steel bac...
A growling noise may be noted from the manual transmission. This is commonly caused by a failing front bearing. Disassembly of the transmission will be required to replace the failed bearing.
It is not uncommon for rust to develop in the area of the fuel filler door.
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