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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Frontier
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Where do I connect a pair of DRLs so that they work the way they should?
If your fuse box has a spare position that is powered in the ignition "Run" position, this would be a good place to tap into a power source, and can be fused appropriately based on the current (amps) your new...
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After I replaced my center bearing, a knocking sound from under the truck had occurred, and it has been slowly getting worse.
Hi, thanks for writing in. It sounds like you have a drive shaft or a half shaft issue. When you get under your car, try moving the axle back and forth. Any play could potentially be your sound. If you...
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Engine Shaking after low oil
It is very possible you have damaged the crankshaft and camshaft bearings. Ideally, the person changing the oil should have taken a sample of the oil that came out first to see if there are metal shavings in the oil....
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Sputter when idle
This may be a sign of a failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve is located on or near your intake manifold that monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected...
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Engine won't start after running it for ten minutes - 2001 Nissan Frontier
Hey there. This suggests possibly a lack of fuel pressure getting to the injectors. This can happen when the fuel pressure regulator is not maintaining the required fuel pressure in the system consistently. This may also be a result of...
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My car squeals like death when I brake but only shortly after starting it, why is that?
Brake squeal is actually a high frequency vibration. The best way to reduce it is to disassemble whichever brakes - front, rear, or all 4 wheels - that is causing the squeal. A light sanding of the pads/rotors or shoes/drums...
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Truck keeps turning off after 10-20 mins of driving and when its at low idle. Not sure why?
Hello. P0340 is the trouble code for an issue with the vehicle's camshaft position circuit. The circuit includes the sensor built into the distributor, as well as the wiring that carries the signal to the computer. If the distributor is...
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Overheating above 60MPH - 2002 Nissan Frontier
Hello there, many faults that will cause your 2002 Nissan Frontier to overheat above 60mph. When overheating is seen at speeds the most often faults are the radiator, low coolant level, air in the cooling system, or a faulty cooling...
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Why does the AC stop cooling the car once the car speed exceeds about 80 Km/h?
The A/C thermal expansion valve (TXV) most likely is the cause of the A/C system freezing up at higher engine or vehicle speeds. The TXV controls the flow of refrigerant through the evaporator and the valve can stick open causing...
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the wheel came off trashed rim broke wheel studs
There are numerous potential causes for the noise you're hearing. If the wheel came off at that high of a speed, it's almost certain the steering/suspension got damaged as well. The noise you're hearing could be the backing plate rubbing...
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No start - timing redone slow crank
Hi there: When the engine is slow to crank, it's typically an indication of a battery that has low cranking amps. Although the voltage might be good, the cranking amps is what helps the car to initially start. It's also...
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Shifting issues
If the rpms are high and the vehicle speed doesn't seem to match the rpms, the transmission may be slipping. The clutch packs within the transmission can be worn enough to make the engine rev higher without the vehicle speed...
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Vehical cranks no start,replaced cam sensor
Hi there. If you're getting efficient flow of fuel on your Nissan Frontier and spark is not a problem; there are two things I'd check. First; would be the mass air flow sensor. Second, if you replaced the cam sensor...
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Vehicle is slow to crank
Hello. The symptoms you describe can be caused by a few different things. A few common causes are blown fuses, poor battery connection, or a bad battery. The odometer appears to be continuously resetting then it may be possible that...
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Starting Issues - 2007 Nissan Frontier
Hey there. If you have confirmed that you have spark, then this by default should be related to a fuel supply problem. Since you have replaced the fuel pump, you may want to also check the fuel pressure to be...
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I have a wobble on the pulley and an oil leak, is it going to need a main bearing?
Hi there. The two symptoms you're describing (the front oil leak and the crankshaft pulley wobble) are two of the best indicators that a professional mechanic should use to diagnose that the issue is the pulley or the seal behind...
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The oil pressure gauge triggers the red oil lamp when idling
This may be related to low oil in the motor or potentially a faulty oil pressure sensor. I would recommend checking the oil via the dipstick first to be sure the proper amount of oil is in the motor to...
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Heavy white smoke from exhaust(2001 Nissan Frontier supercharged)will not start after.
Hi there: Usually heavy white smoke is a sign of serious internal engine damage such as worn out piston rings or worn cylinder head valve guides. It could also be an oil control valve that is damaged. Regardless, the white...
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2003 Nissan Frontier manual - engaging reverse stalls engine
Hello - this problem sounds as though your shift linkage is engaging BOTH reverse and a forward gear at the same time - effectively locking up the transmission. This would explain why the engine stalls when this occurs, but works...
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I did a oil change how much quorts of oil do i need
Hello, the oil capacity is with filter is 3.5 quarts. (5w-30) If you ever need service, please consider looking at this web site. Thank You

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