Get under the car, behind the right front wheel. This is a problem that other owners of Nissan vehicles have experienced in the past pathfinder, 2002 and problem. First disconnect the battery, inside the cab pull shifter boot off and remove snap ring to remove shifter, next get a block to go under engine remove drive line bolts and be sure E-brake is set and block the wheels, next put bolts from driveline into the read differential in order so you will be able to find them next disconnect the two starter bolts from the starter and tie starter up as not to allow the starter weight to hang on the wires. First disconnect the battery, inside the cab pull shifter boot off and remove snap ring to remove shifter, next get a block to go under engine remove drive line bolts and be sure E-brake is set and block the wheels, next put bolts from driveline into the read differential in order so you will be able to find them next disconnect the two starter bolts from the starter and tie starter up as not to allow the starter weight to hang on the wires. Once design enhancements have been proven, our extensive remanufacturing process includes total core disassembly, extensive component replacement and stringent three-phase testing to ensure that every starter delivers the quality you can depend on - with every turn of the key. Reverse the above steps to install the new starter.
Sometimes there is another bolt near the front. Disconnect the battery ground negative cable. At this point is when I contacted Nissan. Locate the battery to the passenger side of the engine compartment. This means that the starter motor is good and that you have an electrical issue keeping the starter motor from cranking the engine.
Connect the black lead of your multimeter to the negative battery terminal on your Nissan. So, in this test step, we're gonna' see if the starter motor solenoid is getting this Start signal on the S terminal wire. Not to get fixed, just to hook up. I,m on my third one because the store won't give me a return only exchange on the starter. Get under the car, behind the right front wheel.
The vehicle it was installed has a reputation of oil leaks over the starter, so this new one came with a rubber shroud on top to prevent anything from seeping in it and reducing it's life. You sold me a defective starter. The vehicle it was installed has a reputation of oil leaks over the starter, so this new one came with a rubber shroud on top to prevent anything from seeping in it and reducing it's life. Careful, it is really heavy. All I was requesting was to get this problem finally solved, without incurring in additional expenses and unnecessary waste of time. Disconnect the battery ground negative cable.
What this means is that instead of torqueing the head bolts to a specific torque specification, they are torqued down to a set spec and then tightened by rotating the bolts a certain angle, like 90 degrees. Once you have a gap between the transmission and engine put block under back of engine slide the transmission out let the front drop down then lift up on rear of transmission and slide the cross member out of the way. Please review this as it could be fatel to some one who dose not know how to control a situation like this. Oct 04, 2010 Follow the upper radiator hose to the engine. I have very little experience but with the help of a youtube video, it only took me 35 minutes. One is a big cable, like a battery cable, bolted to a stud on the side of the starter.
Remove the thermostat and clean all surfaces. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 4 different trusted brands of Starter products for the 2002 Nissan Frontier. Whether 100% remanufactured or new, Bosch Premium Alternators and Starters are quality built and 100% factory tested to ensure years of reliable performance, even under the most extreme operating conditions. It is a cylinder about four to six inches in diameter and about a foot long, with one or more wires attached to it. Torque the bolts down to 98. I can provide the bill paid and diagnosis.
I called the store three times the same day only to be put on indefinite hold after asking to speak with a manager. Every starter is exactingly bench-tested to ensure factory-original performance. This will also give you plenty of room to remove the starter. When page comes up, just click on nissan part 2 to watch the video on the valve. The reason why is that depending on how rusty and dirty the underneath of the vehicle. It is a cylinder about four to six inches in diameter and about a foot long, with one or more wires attached to it.
Or you may just be struggling to keep it highway-approved. This means that the shanks of the bolts must be checked to make sure they are not too thin or the bolt has already stretched beyond limits and is prone to snap if used Here is how you check the bolts. Signal to the second person to turn on the ignition key for 10 seconds. Add coolant and check for leaks. Place the blade of a screwdriver over both connectors at the same time. That the car has less than 60,000 miles.
Remove the bolts that connect to the starter to the transmission bellhousing , at the back of the starter. There are 3 bolts holding the thermostat housing in place, remove them. Customer service says a lot. Signal to the second person to turn on the ignition key for 10 seconds. Torque the bolts down to 98. Both provide exceptional performance and exact fit. After the initial pull, back off all the bolts in the same sequence and then retorque them to 36 Nm 28 ft lb Using a torque angle wrench or having the ability to accurately judge turning angles.
There should not be more than a 0. Since getting to the starter motor solenoid is not that easy, I suggest you use a wire piercing probe to pierce the S terminal wire and then connect your remote starter switch to it and proceed from there. There was no sensor indicator until I turned the car off and it only registered the crankshaft sensor after the car was turned of an on to figure out what was wrong. It is very annoying to have to retype product specs over and over if original option does not fit or online store does not carry specific items. This is the most common malfunctioning item on this model and year. Add coolant and check for leaks. Posted on Apr 23, 2009 Here are the 3 engines listed for this year.