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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Sentra
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My cruise control dosent work
Newer cars like your 2011 Nissan Sentra use a fully electronic setup to maintain speed and may be able to maintain speed and distance behind the car in front of you. These systems are controlled through the vehicle’s computer or...
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Car will not start it just cut off the check engine light came on i can hear it trying to crank but wont start my dad tried the fu
Hello there. If the vehicle will crank, but will not ignite, the issue will be related to either an ignition or fuel system component. In most cases, when it stops starting all of the sudden, it's due to an ignition...
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I have a 2003 Nissan sentra and it takes a while for it to accelerate properly.
If the check engine light is coming on indicates the onboard computer has detected a problem and has set a failure code in memory for the failure. You should first have the system checked for codes to see if the...
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Is thermostat replacement necessary?
Hi There, You may not necessarily need to replace the thermostat as a function of replacing the radiator. If the temperature gauge now remains at a normal level (in your case, below half way between C and H), you should...
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Average miles per gallon
Hi There, Assuming you are referring to the avg reading near the fuel mileage calculator, this relates to the average miles per gallon calculation that the computer calculates related to the fuel economy. This is nothing to worry about and...
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Problem Code:P1138 for a 2003 Nissan Sentra GXE, how do I fix this?
Hi There, The swirl control valve is actually a part that helps to control the vaporization of the fuel inside the intake passages as it is passed through to the combustion chamber during low idle or cooler operating temperatures. As...
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key unlocks doors and trunk but ignition is locked key will not turn ignition, i think maybe key is worn out?
There are several possibilities. The key could be worn (try a spare key), the lock cylinder could be worn or broken, in which case no matter what key you try it might not work and/or there could be an issue...
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My sentra vibrates when I'm in gear and stopped, what causes that?
Hi there. Based on the age of your vehicle, I would suspect that the engine / motor mounts are worn out and causing this vibration. An engine mount, made of rubber and steel, has two purposes. One, it secures the...
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Carproblem
The gurgling noise you hear is the air bubbling through the heater core from being low on coolant. You will need to have the cooling system checked for low fluid and leaks if it is low.
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Slip indicator light
Hi There, The slip indicator light is your vehicle's traction control system which warns the driver when road conditions are slippery or less than ideal given the conditions and speed. Your car is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each...
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Nissan Sentra 2007 problems with the tension pulley
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are a few things you need to look into. One, have you been buying the same brand of tensioner, and have they been warrantied? You may want to make sure you are getting...
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I heard a pop then my 2008 Nissan Sentra started slowing down & eventually stopped.
A mechanic could identify the issue(s) in a no start diagnostic. Prior to that, check the engine oil level on the dipstick. If the level is really low, the oil may have leaked out of the engine as a consequence...
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2010 Nissan Sentra sr won't go into drive
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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Need to have transmission service on 2014 Nissan Sentra SV but would like to use only fluid manufactured by Nissan? How can I?
To answer your most important question first, you can absolutely specify that only genuine NIssan OEM dealer supplied transmission fluid (as well as any applicable filter) be used in your vehicle. Generally speaking, OEM parts are preferred and, in many...
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Starts up fine and runs while idle but when I switch gear out of park it shuts off. No code lights on
Hello there. Sometimes a cars engine will shut off when you shift into gear for a few different reasons. Most of the time, it's due to a fuel restriction issue, where the engine is not getting enough fuel or not...
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My right headlights isn't working
Hi there. In most cases, when one headlight is not working correctly, it's the headlight bulb that has worn out. However, it could also be a headlight relay that is faulty or another small electrical issue. It might be a...
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car shakes when idle and accelerating
It is very possible that you have a valve cover gasket or spark plug tube seal leak on your vehicle. These type of leaks will allow oil to leak onto the spark plugs causing misfires. When the engine misfires due...
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Check Engine Light is on
Hi There, Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad...
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How do I install my new blower motor 2006 Nissan Sentra? The new part came with just wires, how do I install a connector?
You must be using an aftermarket blower motor. You will need to cut off the old connector and using wire splices you will need to connect the wires to your connector. Before making final connection you will need to install...
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Radiator leaks 2003 Nissan. Sentra gxl automatic transmission gxl model
Hi There, Depending on how severe the leak is or where specifically on the radiator may depend on how the fix may be approached. In some cases the radiator leak may be repaired without replacing the radiator. In other cases,...

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