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Nissan 300ZX Problems

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Most Common Nissan 300ZX Problems

The exhaust manifold often warps, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold.
If the car is emitting blue smoke from the tail pipe, from burned oil, be sure both PCV valves are functioning properly prior to replacing the turbocharger.
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3 Known Nissan 300ZX Exhaust & Emissions Problems

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Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Nissan 300ZX years 1990, 1996, and 1993 are the most likely to experience problems.

1990 Nissan 300ZX
1996 Nissan 300ZX
1993 Nissan 300ZX
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