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  1. Repair Questions
    I have a 2004 Nissan Xterra and when I went away for a bit and came back the battery was dead. So I got a new battery and whenever I connect the negative cable my car alarm starts going off. I have a key fob and I tried hitting unlock when the alarm went off and it didn’t work. Any idea on...
  2. It Won't Start!!!
    Hello! I've been reading through these forums for a while now and am at my witts end. 03 xterra 3.3L not supercharged will not start. Bypasses the solenoid and the starter was good, checked the battery and had it checked multiple times and recharged. Performed a parasitic drain test and...
  3. Repair Questions
    I have to replace the positive battery cable on my '00 at 220k. I have both the positive and negative cables and a day off on friday. The negative cable looks easy enough, so I don't think I'll need any help with that, but this positive cable. Holy hell it looks like a PITA. I tried traced the...
  4. Repair Questions
    Hello, I have an 04 xterra 2wd 4cyl with ~150k miles. I've recently had the battery light and brake light come on and tested the alternator (no voltage increase on battery after cranking), this led to me replacing the alternator from advanced auto (a pain). After a month or so the battery and...
  5. It Won't Start!!!
    So I installed a 23" light bar on my 2005 Xterra and was wiring it, but made the rookie mistake of not unplugging the battery. something sparked and now it won't start. It drained my battery and I took it to get tested, but it was no good. I replaced the battery in hopes that it would start, but...
  6. Repair Questions
    Hi - I'm new here so I appreciate any help anyone offers in advance. Earlier this week, the Passenger Side Headlight on my 2004 X 4x4 went out, so to replace it, I had to remove the battery. All went well, there was only a tiny bit of visible corrosion which I cleaned, the headlight worked and...
  7. General Discussions
    What would be the best replacement battery for a 2002se 3.3 v6 n/a? My battery crapped out and it's time for an upgrade!:)
  8. Repair Questions
    2008 Xterra - Off Road I've been having occasional issue with my vehicle not wanting to start. I determined the problem to be the battery. Yesterday I was feeling especially lazy so I paid Les Schwab to swap out my battery (was still the original battery). Upon completion the starting issue...
  9. It Won't Start!!!
    first off ,battery posts are clean:) 08 automatic , been sitting for 3 months in a fairly cold Wisconsin winter, after charging the old battery for 3 days I would get the click, click, click, sound when trying to start, put the charger on high amp output , ,tried starting, nothing. enter the new...
  10. It Won't Start!!!
    So the Hydra 1st Gen is acting up again. New battery, new Starter, both tested as good. Ive checked the wires, voltage is fine all over on the battery end and starter end. I also checked the posts and they are on tight. It seems to be doing this every few weeks. It will work fine, then out...
  11. Repair Questions
    The A/C vent is blasting, but with just regular air even though the knobs are totally turned off. The electronics for the vents are not working at all. When I turn the key to the on position or even when I start the engine, all the gauges "shake" for about 3 full seconds, then kick in. When I...
  12. New Member Introductions
    hey,my name is Jay. My wife and I live in Tenn. We have a 2000 school bus colored X and we both love it. That being said,we have some problems...lame... Slow starts,Almost like a batt problem but I dont know. I just had the knock sensor replaced in it and it did not fix the problem. I checked...
  13. Repair Questions
    I just bought a 2001 Xterra SE 3.3L 4wd. I love the looks of the truck (bright yellow), but it turns out the guy I bought it from lied to me about how long he owned and work he had done to it. It's got 132k miles, and seems to not have been maintained beyond oil changes for a while...
  14. Repair Questions
    Changed Battery & Next Day SES Light On Finally came time to change my battery on my 2nd gen ('07 S), I knew it was coming so I was ready to grab one at Advanced when they had a sale. Put it in and the next day when I started my X, it threw an engine code at me. Strange, not the first battery...
  15. Repair Questions
    I bought my 2002 brand new, and within the first year I was experiencing electrical issues with the radio/cd player. Every now and then, I would get popping and crackling in the speakers...speakers dropping in and out. I noticed that if I banged on the driver side of the center console below...
  16. Interior Mods
    Hey so i have a 2002 xterra 4x4 6cylinder. its got quite a few miles (159,000) and the passenger front speaker started to sound bad. So i took the door panel off and decided it was time for a new one. I had bought some 3 way speakers about a year earlier for another car and ended up never using...
  17. It Won't Start!!!
    Batteries usually last 6-7 years, and my 2008 Nissan's battery died yesterday. AAA confirmed it had a damaged cell. Nissan quoted a price to replace it, but AAA's was $50 less so I had it replaced on the spot. Now the VDC and SLP lights remain on the dash. Nissan will charge $45 to reset so...
  18. WTB/WTT Section
    WTB a digital battery voltage meter because as most of you know...the x doesnt come with one stock...im looking for a sporty looking one that will fit into a pod. thank you =):engel-big:
  19. It Won't Start!!!
    My 2001 XTerra has been giving me problems for a while now, and it picked today to quit altogether (my first day of work for a new job...). Recently it has intermittently decided to not crank at all when I turn the key. I have accessory power (relatively new battery) and a full tank of gas, but...
  20. Classifieds
    FS or Trade: Extended life battery for Sony laptop For Sale: 11 cell extended capacity battery for Sony laptops that use battery with these part numbers: VGP-BPL2 or VGP-BPS2 I ordered this on eBay thinking it was the battery I needed, but I didn't check the numbers first. The two are so...
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