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My nissan sentra is push button start...but it wouldnt start this evening..after a number of tries it started..i got home and shut
This may be a sign of a faulty ignition coil. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over time after being stretched then contracted repeatedly. The insulation develops small fractures that open when heated and close...
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Where is the power steering pressure switch located on a 2003 Nissan sentra 1.8l?
The power steering pump pressure switch is located on the pressure hose just before the connections to the rack and pinion steering system. If you need further assistance with your power steering system, then seek out a professional, such as...
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Why oil is running from my b 14 steering rack booth rubber 1999 Nissan Sentra
Hi there - your fluid leak from the steering rack area could be caused by either a leaking high pressure power steering hose, or leaking seals in the steering rack itself. I recommend a fluid leak inspection performed by a...
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Ac/heat not blowing any air .
Blower motor failure while not out of the realm of possibility, is not very common. Failure of the blower motor resistor is however, a common fault. If the blower motor had direct power, it would only run at one speed....
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Previously working car won't start.
There are several possible reasons for a vehicle to crank and not start. A bad fuel pump, clogged fuel filter, faulty injectors, bad ecu, failed ignition coil, or a malfunctioning sensor. It will first be necessary to figure out if...
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Car shaking and cutting off
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first thing we need to do is try and replicate the issue. If it happens when you turn into your driveway, then turning, a bump, or braking may be part of what starts...
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Help! P0138 came back after I put engine cleaner in my tank and have replaced the entire exhaust system from headers to muffler.
The code P0138 is on for two possible different situations. Either the oxygen sensor has shorted out on the exhaust system or the wiring from the battery to the sensor has a short or break in it. Check the oxygen...
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How long does it take to replace a timing chain on a 95 Nissan sentra
Hi there. Replacing a timing chain really depends on the prep work completed by the mechanic. A good mechanic understands the value of "volume", meaning they don't waste time charging a customer an extra hour or two on projects that...
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Hello Noe, I was wondering how much you would estimate a Timing Chain Guide Replacement on a 2004 sentra spec v?
Hi there. Actually, when you have a knocking sound that decreases after adding oil, it is typically caused by a lack of lubrication on top of the motor; where the cylinder head hardware is located. The knocking typically comes from...
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I shifted the lever to drive mode, but it goes to reverse mode. What is the problem?
You are very nearly right. There is a bowden type cable that connects the the shifter to the transmission. It has adjustable ends and one or more of those adjustments has probably worked loose. That or you might need a...
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Transmission fluid filter.
There should have been a transmission filter visible after removing the pan. The filter does not look like the conventional type of transmission filter, there is a filter screen bolted to the transmission. The old screen can be removed and...
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Can I inter change a right CV axle from a 95 Nissan Altima and put it in a 93 Nissan Sentra?
The only way for the CV Axle Shaft to be swapped from the Nissan Altima and the Nissan Sentra is for both cars to have the same transmission and the length of the CV Axle Shafts are the same with...
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my 04 sentry has the service engine light on.
If your vehicle's check engine light illuminates, there is a malfunction that should be diagnosed and repaired. If the check engine light is flashing, that means there is a serious fault, such as cylinder misfiring, that requires immediate repair. Misfiring,...
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Car slid in the snow and crashed into another car now wheel and tires go different direction hard to drive please help 2008 Nissan Sentra
Hello - unfortunately, accident repair is not a service YourMechanic offers at this time. This task is best handled by a collision repair estimator at a reputable paint and body shop. S/he is trained to evaluate visible and not-so-visible damage,...
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i have all power but no crank
Hi there. It is more than likely that the main electrical relay has been damaged somehow. This could happen due to an exposed wire or faulty ground wire, or debris within the contacts of the electrical relay. It's also possible...
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Throttle body relearn
Hi There, As you may know, the new throttle body installed in your engine needs to go through a "re-learning" process with the ECU to bring the idle back down. Try doing the following which should bring the idle back...
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Every time I start my car the first time I turn my wheel I hear a pop then no problem no more sound and steering seems to work fine.
Sounds like your have bad strut mounts and a broken spring with the spring popping in and out and then getting reset as the spring pops into place. Check the front springs and see if they are cracked or damaged....
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Throttle body changed 3 days ago. Idle relearn performed and still high idle and revving while in park.
Hi there. Check the engine for a vacuum leak. Check all vacuum lines, hoses, and the intake for any leaks. Also check the brake booster for any leaks. A vacuum leak will increase the engine's idle speed while the engine...
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nissan sentra 2001 break and engiine lights on
Hi there. The warning lights on today's cars, trucks and SUV's are triggered when an on board sensor detects a fault within an individual component or vehicle system. When the ECU on your vehicle discovers a fault, an error code...
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Car turns off. First it would turn off in reverse and when I would stop at a red light or slow down to make a turn.
Hi there. For the reverse stalling condition, check the Idle Air Control Valve and see if its plugged up. If a IAC valve is plugged up, an engine will stall out when going into gear and could cause issues when...

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