Nissan Pathfinder Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Nissan Pathfinder
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Nissan Pathfinder ProblemsStall or Misfire Due to Failed Mass Air Flow Sensor
A problem with the mass air flow sensor can result in poor engine performance or drivability problems. This may cause the car to stall or misfire.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate because the sensor that monitors the engine's intake valve timing stops working (Intake Valve Timing Control Position Sensor). Replacement of the failed sensor will commonly correct this problem.
Nissan Pathfinder Questionsveh used as mail veh. turn off after route finished. Return 20 min veh wont go (1 answer)
Occurs after been used all day. Have to wait 40 to 50 min for it too cool down. Cleaned battery terminals, when turn key sometimes it clicks sometimes there is no noise. Starter is good.
Car runs great when it's raining when the barometric pressure is low go when it's raining runs good when it's not raining it always runs bad unless I make a turn usually to the left to make it run good that'll last about 10 minutes and then it starts running bad again
Nissan Pathfinder RecallsBrake Lights Stay Illuminated And Shift Lever May Not Be Locked In Park
The brake lights switch may be installed improperly and as a result may stay engaged, keeping the brake lights illuminated when not intended, and releasing the shift lever from the park position without depressing the brake pedal. Dealers will inspect the third brake light switch and replace the relay if necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
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 occupant classification system may malfunction, resulting in the front passenger air bag not deploying when needed in an accident. Dealers will update the system software free of charge to resolve the concern.