Nissan Pickup Spark Plug Replacement at your home or office.

Our mobile technicians offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Get an upfront price

Service Area

Average rating from customers who
received a Spark Plugs Replacement.
Learn More

$97.91 - $125.87

Price range for all vehicles


YourMechanic Benefits

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

Average rating from customers who
received a Spark Plugs Replacement.
Learn More


Spark Plug Replacement Estimate for Nissan Pickup

Nissan Pickup Spark Plug Replacement costs $107 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1996 Nissan PickupL4-2.4LService typeSpark Plug ReplacementEstimate$120.83Shop/Dealer Price$141.57 - $177.29
1997 Nissan PickupL4-2.4LService typeSpark Plug ReplacementEstimate$120.83Shop/Dealer Price$141.63 - $177.39
1995 Nissan PickupV6-3.0LService typeSpark Plug ReplacementEstimate$152.75Shop/Dealer Price$178.42 - $227.92
1995 Nissan PickupL4-2.4LService typeSpark Plug ReplacementEstimate$120.83Shop/Dealer Price$143.31 - $180.33
Show example Nissan Pickup Spark Plug Replacement prices

Spark Plug Replacement Service

What are spark plugs and how do they work?

Spark plugs are one of the key components of your vehicle’s ignition system. They ignite gasoline and air inside of your engine. This gives your engine the power to propel you down the road. The spark plug takes high voltage electricity from the ignition coil and creates a spark at just right moment during the engine’s combustion cycle. This gives the engine the best mix of power, fuel economy and low emissions. However, the electrode at the end of the spark plug eventually wears out and can cause performance issues.

Spark plugs-MATROX-1

When should you replace spark plugs?

Replacement should follow the vehicle maintenance schedule. This will be listed in the vehicle’s owner’s manual. Some cars require regular replacement at 30k, 60k or 100k miles. It is possible in some cases that a spark plug might fail before the service schedule, but it’s not typically common.

Avoiding spark plug replacement can cause:

  • Difficulty starting your car.
  • Check engine light for a misfire code.
  • Flashing check engine light during acceleration for misfire, this can cause engine damage.
  • Reduced fuel economy and/or power.
  • Rough idle and/or unexplained engine vibration.
  • Failed State emission testing.

Even if only one spark plug is found to be faulty, they should always be replaced in sets. Most engines will require 4,6, or 8 spark plugs.

How do mechanics replace spark plugs?

Spark plugs are threaded into the engine’s cylinder head(s). Most cars have one plug per cylinder, so a four-cylinder engine will have four plugs, a six-cylinder engine will have six plugs, and so forth. The mechanic will:

  • Have the correct spark plugs on hand for your vehicle
  • Pull any diagnostic trouble codes that may be related to worn spark plugs.
  • Remove the original spark plugs and look at removed spark plugs for any clues indicating engine mis-operation exists; such as oil burning, excessively rich mixture, pre-ignition damage etc. Inform owner of any found unusual conditions.
  • Install new plugs using a torque wrench.
  • Finally, a road test of the vehicle to confirm normal operation.

Is it safe to drive with worn spark plugs?

Yes, but spark plugs that are worn enough to cause engine-misfiring have the potential to cause engine damage and overheating of the catalytic converter. Regardless of the age of the plugs, or mileage, if the engine misfires or runs poorly, the plugs should be inspected for defects. Generally, spark plug failure will not keep the engine from running, but in cases of extreme wear, you may experience a limitation in the speed at which you can drive the car. If the maintenance schedule says the plugs should be replaced, it is best to do so promptly.

When having spark plugs replaced keep in mind:

  • High-speed driving may accelerate spark plug wear. Consider earlier than required inspection and tune-up if you operate the car in severe conditions.
  • Plugs should always be promptly replaced per the manufacturer maintenance schedule even if they appear to be working perfectly.
  • If your vehicle is equipped with spark plug wires (as opposed to a coil-on-plug system), the wires should be replaced at the same time. This may increase the cost of your repair.
  • It is possible that when doing a spark plug replacement, your vehicle may also need additional parts like ignition coils, this will add to the repair cost.
  • Some engines require that the intake manifold be removed while replacing spark plugs. This may increase the parts and labor cost for the repair.
  • Leaking valve cover gaskets, which have let oil get in contact with the spark plugs, coils or wires, may be the cause of ignition system issues. Valve cover gaskets will need to be replaced in addition to the spark plugs, wires or coils. This will add to the repair cost.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Nissan mechanics

Real customer reviews from Nissan owners like you.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Nissan Pickup Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

26

Rating Summary
25
0
0
0
1
25
0
0
0
1

Galvani

25 years of experience
16 reviews
Galvani
25 years of experience
Nissan Pickup - Brake Pads Replacement (Front) - Ontario, California
Galvani was great. Did quick work, super nice and very informative on what should be done to my car. Going to request him again.

Joel

19 years of experience
741 reviews
Joel
19 years of experience
Nissan Pickup - Car is not starting - Jacksonville, Florida
Joel was awesome!! I wish your system would allow me to rate him will 11 stars!!! He showed up on time if not a few minutes early and got right to work. He checked my engine and determined that the starter was not the problem, it was the battery. He took the time to check out the rest of my vehicle and offered some suggestions on what I could do to improve performance with my engine as well as give me a quote on my other issues. I will definitely book Joel again. Thank you very much for a pleasant and hassle free experience.

Tien

21 years of experience
896 reviews
Tien
21 years of experience
Nissan Pickup - Car is not starting - Oakland, California
Great! He could have given up or just diagnosed the problem without fixing it. Instead he persevered until it was fixed. Very happy!

Kevin

22 years of experience
245 reviews
Kevin
22 years of experience
Nissan Pickup - Valve Cover Gasket - Stone Mountain, Georgia
Kevin is a very professional and knows his mechanics. His credentials and experience are excellent.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Nissan Pickup Service

Average Rating

4.8/5

Number of Reviews

26

Rating Summary
25
0
0
0
1
25
0
0
0
1
Red-stars EXCELLENT RATING ON
Number of Nissan Pickup services completed
286+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Nissan MECHANICS
1100+
experts on our platform

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com