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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Frontier
When looking for a truck, the 2012 Nissan Frontier could be the vehicle you’ve been hunting for. It has a great look, a strong engine, and it is reliable. The vehicle has been...
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I accidentally adjusted my side view mirror by physically touching the mirror. Is that okay?
Generally, this will not hurt anything. However, keep in mind that the electronically controlled mirrors are controlled by small motors that are attached to the mirror. Manually moving these too often may result in damaging these small motors.
Broken headlights
You will need to supply more information on the problem you are having to give an answer. The headlights if broken physically then will need to be replaced. If you have headlights that do not come on when switch is...
hi my a/c and my heater both come on together why ? the blowers are both working !
The cooling and heating system use the same blower motor to circulate conditioned air. Keeping one system off while the other is operating relies on, for example, a heater control valve as well as various blend doors. In addition, the...
engine performance or transmission performance
it is possible that you may be having an issue with the engine and the transmission. If the engine is shutting off, it is missing one of three things. Fuel, ignition, or compression. Most likely the fuel is the cause...
2004 Nissan Frontier. The number 1 on the fan switch is not blowing air. Only when I use 2,3,or4.
Hi Corey. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes this type of problem is caused simply by a poor electrical connection to the switch. In other instances, it's a problem with the blower motor selector. If the selector is the source...
Pick up shuts off when slowing to half stop then accelerating
Hi UK. Thanks for submitting your question today. Usually good fuel economy and mysterious engine shutting off issues is not related to a single component failure. If the fuel efficiency is good and the Frontier runs good (except for when...
Cost and where are you located...replaces timing belt and water pump 2003 frontier 3.3 v6
Hi Scott. Our mobile mechanics come to your location to complete services we offer. We are currently serving more than 700 cities in the United States. To receive an estimate for the timing belt replacement, please click this link to...
Can I swap a 2006 nissan frontier 4cyl xe model engine with a 1993 nissan pathfinder 6cyl. Thanks
Hi Jesus. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, a four cylinder to six cylinder conversion is not possible without significant fabrication work being completed. You might want to look for the OEM four-cylinder engine as a replacement or purchase a...
High rpm at low speeds first 5-10 minutes of driving
There are some engine controls that affect transmission shift points, such as the throttle position sensor. Those have to be ruled out. If it does turn out to be a transmission issue, check the fluid level and condition. Beyond simple...
Truck smokes after turned off even though its not hot
Hello. Typically when you have smoke coming from the vents it's due to an oil leak under the hood, excessive condensation from AC (usually in high humidity areas) or an electrical problem. I would recommend having a professional mechanic come...
I have a overheating problem but I have already changed my water pump and thermostat and had it checked for a blown head gasket
If you do not have a blown headgasket and have a new water pump and thermostat then you must have a blockage in parts of the radiator or the cooling fan or fan clutch is defective. Check fan clutch is...
My 2000 Nissan Frontier is 214,000 miles and in decent working order. Could I attempt to drive cross country in it?Or buy a new 1?
Back in the 60's and 70's, high miles alone used to be sort of a "red flag" when it comes to "long trips" or really long trips in your circumstance. However, modern cars are so reliable that if all vehicle...
Coolant not flowing.
Hi Roger. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Usually, when coolant is not flowing after a transmission cooler failure like you've described, it's due to an obstruction either inside the heater core, or the water pump has failed. Oil mixing inside...
Nissan fontier wont run after runing out of oil attempting home repair
After adding sufficient engine oil, attempt to restart the engine. If the engine does not start and you simply want to obtain a diagnostic that pinpoints the fault, so that you can effect your own repairs, please request a no...
Hi I have a 2000 nissan frontier with a 2.4 the engine blew in it so I was thinking of putting in a 3.0 in what are the smog law ?
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us tonight. It really depends on the state in which you live and the vehicle is registered. Each US State has unique smog regulations. Generally speaking though, the type of engine is irrelevant to smog...
Radiator fluid bursting out behind engine what's the problem
It is very possible that your heater hoses could have sprung a leak. The heater hoses are routed behind the engine normally because they must be connected to the heater core which is inside the dash. Therefore these hoses are...
Bypassing oil cooler
The only way to determine if your operating conditions permit bypass of an OEM engine oil cooler is to install an oil temperature gauge. If gauge readings are always below 240 degrees F. (but above 212 degrees F.) you do...
My truck turns off even after i have started it
You haven't said whether it can be restarted and driven, so I don't have a lot to go on. But one thing you can easily check for is vacuum leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without going through...
Clicking when under load
If there is no noise in reverse, regardless of engine speed while in reverse, then you have eliminated the engine as a source of the noise but implicated the transmission and/or the drive axles. However, engine speed is typically low...

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