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When cooling fan turns on while driving the dash lights would flicker and rpm would drop then goes back to normal.
Nissan requires that the battery in 2004 Sentra's have a minimum CCA rating of 355 amps. Therefore, your battery is adequate, unless it has failed of course. If lights dim momentarily when the fans come on, that means that the...
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2002 nissan sentra gxe -was working fine and all of a sudden it started shutting off while idling.Did oil change.Codes P0175&P0420
Code P0175 indicates that there is a rich fuel condition present in the motor which can cause the motor to be flooded with more fuel than it can effectively burn, which may cause it to shut down in some cases....
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Is the camshaft valve timing and the variable valve timing the same thing
The Variable Valve Timing in your vehicle is designed to provide smoother idling, better power delivery and also helps to provide better fuel economy. In order to accomplish this, it often times requires either advancing or retarding the ignition and...
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Check engine light is on, I was told it was my air filter housing, but feel like I am getting the run around. Want to fix it?
Hi Abraham. Thanks for contacting us today. A check engine light illuminates when an error code is triggered and stored in the ECU. Without knowing the exact code that is causing it, it's hard to provide you with advice on...
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My car won’t shift to the park gear. All other gears work
There are a number of different things that may cause the vehicle to not go into park such as a broken or damaged shift cable or mechanism, a faulty key tumbler in some cases, or a faulty transmission solenoid. I...
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Here is the code to the check engine light, P0171- System Too Lean Bank 1
A number of things may cause code P0171 or P0174 to be triggered. As the codes indicate, this means there is a lean fuel condition which may be caused by a lack of fuel supply or in some cases, a...
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why is my car revving up to 1 while im sitting in park?
High idle can be caused by a faulty idle air control valve (IAC valve). The IAC valve can fail or a faulty or blown fuse in other electronically controlled systems can cause the IAC motor to malfunction, leading to a...
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Car doesn't turn on
Measure fuel pressure on the fuel rail. If the pump turns on, that's hopeful but it doesn't mean there is actual pressure. Also, check for actual injector operation using a noid light. Is there an actual spark at the spark...
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My car acclerates fine but is hard to accelerate after driving for some time, even while flooring the gas pedal.
If the poor acceleration is intermittent, that suggests a cause involving an electrically controlled component including sensors that send data to the PCM. To diagnose this, a real time scanner is applied to view actual engine operating parameters during the...
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Rodent ate through wires to windshield wipers.
The motor is sealed so it is not likely that anything is wrong with the motor. You can definitely splice the wires back together. Be sure the circuit is off of course; as a precaution, you could pull the fuse...
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I have been looking forever to find my transmission dipstick on my 2004 Nissan Sentra ser Spec v still cant find it
Hi Kwa'Sean. Thanks for contacting us today. The reason you're having difficulty finding a dipstick is that there isn't one on a SPEC Nissan manual transmission. A manual transmission is not a hydraulic unit like an automatic, so replacing fluid...
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There is a loud clunking from front wheel.
Noise from the wheel may be a wheel bearing or brake issue and would need to be heard to isolate the problem for you. I would recommend getting a mechanic like one from YourMechanic to diagnose the noise to see...
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Accelerator petal is not doing anything but reverse is fine.
It sounds like you may have a faulty transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors such as vehicle speed sensors, wheel...
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Sensor, wiring harness, or something else
If replacing the sensors did not fix the problem then you will need to have the wiring and computer pinpoint tests done to try and isolate the problem. The computer or wiring may be causing the problem and would need...
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My 2001 Nissan Sentra gxe won't start it cranks fuel is going to it but still won't start
Measure fuel pressure on the fuel rail on the engine. If the fuel pump turns on, that's hopeful but it doesn't mean there is actual pressure. Also, check for actual injector operation using a noid light. Is there an actual...
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sensor
On your vehicle there are temperature sensors in the HVAC system, engine air induction, engine cooling, radiator fan control and elsewhere. If you are having difficulty with any of those components, please request service and the responding certified mechanic will...
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Fob programming
The programming instructions are posted on the Internet at this link and here as well. In addition, technical support at Car and Truck Remotes (Tel: 1-866-690-4308) may have a suggestion. What I would suggest though is let the car operate...
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replaced temp sensor and fans dnt turn on
Hi Selene. Thanks for contacting us tonight. It's quite possible that you've got a damaged relay or a ground that isn't correctly attached if the fan turns with physical 'stimulation' but not automatically. However, this could also be an ECU...
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Car stalls when idle but there is no check engine light.
You may need to have the computer monitored while driving to see if there is problems in the transmission or computer sensors? Some aftermarket scanners cannot access all systems and may need to have a more advanced scanner to do...
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Which 02 sensor?
If you car is having idling problems, an oxygen sensor might not be the answer. Most often I find engine idle problems to be caused by vacuum leaks or throttle body problems. If you are determined to replace an Oxygen...

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