Nissan Frontier Repair and Maintenance
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Nissan Frontier ProblemsEngine Stall and/or No Start Condition
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 EGR valve can become clogged with carbon, which causes the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This can result in moderate to severe misfires on acceleration and the EGR valve and passages will need to be cleaned.
Truck was in for routine service and service told me I had coolant leaking into transmission. Over $1.000 to repair!
Nissan Frontier Questionsi have the 3.3SC. does it require any kind of maintenance? (1 answer)
recently when i start the truck in the morning, the pulley on the supercharger
makes a rattly noise. is there any maintenance to do on these.
2001 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner
3.3 liter SC
I broke the timing belt and need to know if I need a valve job. If it is a non interference engine, then I don't need it.
I went to get an oil change and was told there is a high pitch sound when engine is reved.
Nissan Frontier RecallsStarter Wiring Harness Short Circuits On Heat Shield
The wiring harness to the starter motor may short circuit on a heat shield. Dealers will inspect and adjust the position of the starter motor wiring harness free of charge to resolve the concern.
The anchor nut that is welded on to the weld nut plate that secures the rear seat belt mounting bolt may not be properly manufactured. This can result in the rear seat belt not securing an occupant in a crash. Dealers will inspect and repair the seat belt anchor attachment as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
These trucks are being recalled because an electrical circuit breaker may have been incorrectly installed behind the lower left portion of the dashboard. As a result, a bolt may wear through the wire harness covering causing an electrical short circuit. This could result in a fire. Dealers will inspect and repair the wire harness and circuit breaker as necessary to correct this concern.