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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Nissan Pathfinder
Whether you have plans to go off-road or just want a vehicle that’s nice and roomy, the 2012 Nissan Pathfinder is definitely worth a closer look. Key Features As a dual-purpose vehicle, Nissan...

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Replaced fuel pump turns over like new but won't start fuel pump works new battery same thing
Of course, confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car from starting. Be sure there is adequate fuel in the fuel tank and that the fuel is not old. Check for adequate fuel...
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Car is accelerating without pushing gas, full rev when placed in park, should I drive it home from work? 28 miles away, oceanside
Hi there. This issue is typically caused by a malfunction of the cruise control system or throttle control. However it can also be caused by something as simple as the carpet or floor mats pressing down on the accelerator accidentally....
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Is $2300 too much to pay to replace 2 cat converters for a 2007 Pathfinder?
Hello, thank you for writing in. Your particular make and model does utilize a catalytic converter on both sides of the engine. Catalytic converters are going to vary in price depending on the brand of replacement parts that you are...
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2013 Nissan Pathfinder Back up Camera is Dark, but guidelines are showing
The camera itself may be faulty. You can remove the camera to check the electrical connector first. Frequent use of the tailgate can sometimes jar connections loose I am unsure of the size wrench you will need, but a wrench,...
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While driving home from work my 2006 Nissan Pathfinder stalled and I lost power steering. I pulled over and restarted it. I t ran
Hi there. In situations like yours, it better money spent having the root source of your power steering failure correctly diagnosed; as in most cases, especially with modern power steering systems that a sensor failure or electrical glitch might be...
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put new front rotors and pads also new rear drums, but when braking vehicle vibrates like when you have bad rotors
Vibration of the type that you are describing is due to excessive thickness variation in the rotor and/or the rotor has excessive axial runout as mounted on the wheel hub. There is also a possibility that the rotor is warped...
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Car kinda hesitates to start and it takes a second for it to pick up speed it feels like it jerks a little
Hi There, This may relates to a couple of different possibilities, however based upon the symptoms you describe, it sounds like you may have an ignition coil that may be failing. Ignition coils are coated with an insulation that becomes...
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What does it mean when my car is over heatin and the heater doesn't work
If the car is overheating due to low coolant level, that will also result in inadequate flow of coolant through the passenger compartment heater core, causing lack of heat. Another cause of coincidental overheating and lack of cabin heat is...
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my Service Engine light came on, and oil level is good,all gages are normal, but then I noticed taking off from the light, the car
Inasmuch as the check engine light is on, important clues to what's going on with your car may have been stored by your car's computer. The best thing to do is request a check engine light diagnostic and the responding...
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I replaced my battery car started up, ran for 20 minutes shut off now won't start back up again
Hi there. It's quite possible that the battery cables are also faulty; which tends to happen after 5 years of use. If your battery cables have not been replaced, it's a good idea to have them replaced. However, it is...
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Is there vibrations and humming that gets louder when speed is increased then stops when vehicle stops a wheel bearing problem
From what you describe it is the front wheel bearings in the front hubs that need replaced. You should also check the tires for uneven wear and need for tire rotation or alignment issues causing uneven tire wear.
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I noticed driving back from a trip my car was having high rpms while accelerating slower than usual. I noticed my oil was low and
Hi there. The engine RPM running high and the oil issue should not be related. The RPM problem is probably related to a vacuum hose leak, idle control valve problem or the throttle body fuel system has a fault. I...
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Vehicle stall while driving. Crankshaft Position Sensor and Coolant Temperature sensor replaced.
Was the output of the crankshaft position sensor viewed on a scope? If not, the sensor might have been perfectly good. If you are working off of codes please note that the mere presence of a code is not enough...
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Can a P0455 Code on a 2005 Pathfinder need an ECM reprogram to fix?
Hi there. A P0455 code indicates that there has been a large evaporative system (fuel vapor control system) leak; note the word system as this includes physical and electrical components.. This means that there could be a leak anywhere in...
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What does the slip light mean on my Nissan Pathfinder mean
Hi There, The SLIP light relates to your vehicle's traction control system that helps to control the vehicle in certain driving conditions. The traction control system monitors the steering and stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction...
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My car just started shutting off. It'll turn on. Sputters and dies. Like if it had a weak battery. 98 Nissan Pathfinder 230,000+ m
With nearly a quarter million miles on the car, it really could be just about anything. The first thing I look for in a case like this is air leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without passing through...
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2011 Pathfinder Fluctuating idle, stalling, no power when accelerating
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that reads the air...
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WHY DOES MY FUEL PUMP IN TANK LOOK DIFFERANT IT LOOKS LIKE ITS 2 PIECES. FOR A 2001 PATHFINDER
Hello, thank you for writing in. Under the rear seat where your stock jack and tire bar are located, there is a port to access and replace the fuel pump. You will have to pull back the carpet to find...
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What side is my starter on a 2006 nissan pathfinder
Hello, thank you for writing in. The starter is tucked up behind the oil pan towards the right side of the vehicle. The right side is also known as the passenger side of the vehicle. There should be two mounting...
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Check engine light is on. 04 Pathfinder. Quick check at Autozone and clerk said possible vacuum leak, o2 sensor, or catalytic conv
Hi there. Like any other professional mechanic would ask, my first question is what specific OBD-II trouble code was pulled and what symptoms is the vehicle experiencing? If the engine idle is high or extremely low, this would be a...

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