Nissan Altima Repair and Maintenance
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Nissan Altima ProblemsFailed External Seal on Engine Oil Cooler May Leak
The external seal on the engine oil cooler can fail and create an oil leak.
Failure of the ignition power transistor can cause a "crank-no start" condition.
Nissan issued a recall on the fuel pump for premature failure. There was an owner notification program and labels were placed on the fuel pump access panel and next to the AC charge label in the engine compartment.
Nissan Altima QuestionsOkay Car overheated Boughtnew starter battery spark plugs Car still won't crank. (1 answer)
On the highway Car ran hot Pulled over car shut off Raise the hood radiator cracked Radiator fluid all over the engine About J-B Weld patch it up just to make it home Wait a couple hours put Water in radiator Try to crank up car car won't crank made whining noise Kept making whining noise Too...
Replacing engine motor mounts
There is a rattle when driving slow speeds and going over bumps. I wondered if it was from a loose exhaust piece
Nissan Altima RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Does Not Deploy In A Crash
The occupant classification system may not appropriately detect an occupant in the passenger front seat, and as a result may not power the passenger frontal air bag for deployment in an accident. Dealers will reprogram the air bag control unit and occupant classification system electronic control unit in some vehicles, replacing the occupant classification system electronic control unit additionally in other vehicles free of charge to resolve the concern.
The secondary hood latch may bind and remain in the unlatched position. This could result in the hood opening while driving. Dealers will replace the hood latch free of charge to resolve the concern.
The front brake caliper bolts may not be tightened properly. This can result in the calipers becoming detached, reducing braking ability. Dealers will inspect and tighten the bolts as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.