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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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I have a 95 Nissan Pathfinder that starts and idles fine until it warms up, then it idles rough, engine will not accelerate at all
Hi Troy. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically when you have a bogging type of problem, it's due to an air/fuel ratio problem. The first thing I would check is the mass air flow sensor, followed by air filters and...
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My power window went down with a loud clicking noise then wouldn’t go back up. I had to pull it up.
Most likely the cable on the window regulator assembly has snapped. Whether the motor needs to be replaced or not depends on if the motor is sold as a motor / regulator assembly or not. I would recommend having your...
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Just replaced the starter. 1st try worked great. Next 4 trys only a click at starter. All lights work. Not a batt prob.
Hello, thank you for writing in. There may be one of several issues going on. First, make sure all of the electrical connections to the starter, including the ground, are clean, dry, and tight. Secondly, a shim is often needed...
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Since your check engine light is illuminated, I would recommend having a check engine light is on inspection performed by qualified professional to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done from your home...
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Nissan turns over won't start how to determine security or mechanical?
I would recommend having your fuel pressure tested to determine if pressure is low. This will tell you if it is a fuel issue. If it were a mechanical issue, the engine would likely be seized up and not turn...
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Vdc light slip light wants to stall when push the gas
The near stalling when you push the gas pedal is a consequence of the air fuel ratio being off as the throttle admits more air to the intake. The causes of the "wrong" ratio lie somewhere in the fuel delivery...
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exhaust manifold overheating?
Prior to performing any diagnostics, the actual operating temperature should be measured to see if it is truly out of range. If the manifold is "too hot", such can be caused by either "general" engine overheating or specifically "lean operation",...
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2002 pathfinder dome lights out and clock
This may be a number of things such as a low remote battery or potentially a problem with the electrical wiring leading to the dome light. I would suggest checking the remote key fob battery as this is often times...
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PATHFINDER 2005 VDC OFF LIGHTS COMES ON
I believe this is the traction control light for this particular vehicle. The most common cause of this issue would be a faulty wheel speed sensor. I would recommend having the trouble codes read to determine the exact cause of...
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Whistling noise
It sounds like you may have an emergency brake that may be sticking resulting in the squeaking sound you describe. Emergency brakes tend to not get used as often as other components in the vehicle do and as a result,...
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While I was driving I all of a sudden couldn't accelerate no more and my brakes locked up. 1991 Nissan Pathfinder
Hello Typically when this occurs it is due to the brake fluid being contaminated or from a failure in the brake master cylinder. Most of the time when something other than brake fluid is put in the system the seals...
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Peter, I have a 2004 Nissan Pathfinder and the engine light has been on for years. I lived in Colorado and it always passed the
Hi Ron. Thanks for contacting us today. In regards to the catalytic converter replacement, you can request an estimate to have one of our mobile mechanics come to your location and complete this service by clicking this link and then...
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I am buying a used car, and the alternator is getting replaced in the vehicle before I get it. Does this raise any red flags?
A replacement of the alternator should not raise a red flag bu I would recommend getting the vehicle (inspected) [https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/pre-purchase-car-inspection] before you purchase it by a mechanic like one from YourMechanic. This will insure you do not have major problems...
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VDC light is on
The VDC (Vehicle Dynamic Control) light indicates that there is a fault with the traction control system in your vehicle. This may have happened while the brakes were being replaced. Your vehicle is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each...
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Electrical problem in Nissan pathfinder 01, burning out my spark plugs and temp censor in the last two months.
The only way you can burn out spark plugs in a month is to have your engine running so lean it will have misfires, low power and other driveability problems. I suggest having fuel system pressure tested and computer tested...
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I bought a 87nissanpathfinderxe3.0v6 having trouble figuring out exactly where the fuel linehoses connect to carb
Hi Chuck. Thanks for contacting us today. In situations like this, it's always best to purchase a service and repair manual for the vehicle, so you can review the manufacturer's diagram and fuel line connections. This will help you view...
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Code P2A00,, sensor was replaced, eng.light back.This was after 2x replacing. Relearn MAF done, and:vibration at stop after drive
The code P2a00 can be caused by a few different causes. The O2 sensor or wiring, exhaust gasket leak, clogged injectors or a catalyst problem. Have all these items checked and replace or repair as needed. If you need assistance...
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code P0021, little power when accelerating
Hi Jacob. Thanks for contacting us tonight. P0021 is the OBD-II generic code indicating that the Engine Control Module (ECM) has determined that the bank 2 intake camshaft is more advanced than what the ECM has commanded it to be....
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p0021 Engine Light Code and trouble accellerating to faster speeds
The underlying cause is most likely among these possibilities: 1) blocked oil passages due to sludge; 2) faulty wiring to the camshaft oil control valve; 3) a faulty camshaft oil control valve; or 4) faulty timing chain and/or camshaft phasers....

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