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  1. Repair Questions
    Hello all, I am in a pickle. Out in Joshua Tree California my Xterra overheated and coolant burst a radiator hose while driving (it was a perfect storm of uphill at 70mph, air-conditioning on low and a hot day). I've done little jobs before so I thought about trying to tow it to a parking...
  2. Repair Questions
    Sooo.... I am replacing my head gasket on my Nissan Xterra 01, but the last intake manifold nut gave me trouble and I striped the nut. can any one give me advice on the head gasket and how can I take off the stripped nut. thanks. Ps. I didn't know this club exited!!
  3. FAQ/Common Questions
    A family member ignored the billowing steam and screaming idiot lights and kept driving our 6 cyl 2002 Xterra until the engine died. The only evidence I have to date is a wet spark plug and low compression in the same cylinder. How do I determine if this is a failed head gasket, cracked...
  4. Repair Questions
    Blah: 2003 Xterra SE 4x4, 175k on the ticker... So about a month ago, I posted this: Leaking Thermostat Housing * Issue resolved, and confirmed it was that damn little hose connecting the upper and lower thermostat housing thing-a-ma-jig. The New Issue Take a look for yourself What...
  5. Repair Questions
    Basics 2004 Xterra SE, 4WD, 175k on the ticket... Issue Water pump went bad on Tuesday morning of last week. I was able to get up to five blocks from my house before it went tits up and I started overheating. I've been here before, so I pulled over and shut it off to let it cool down. Had...
  6. Repair Questions
    hello all, I have had coolant burning and billowing out of my tail pipe. I replaced the head gasket and all others up from there.I still have the coolant burning out the tail pipe!! anyone with similar problems or any suggestions? HELP ME PLEASE!!
  7. Repair Questions
    Hey Folks, It looks like I'll be replacing my Head Gasket. I'll also change the timing belt, spark plugs along with a coolant flush. What else should I look at doing while replacing the head gasket ?
  8. Pacific Forum
    Hi, My beloved 01 Xterra as SES light on, results from Nissan is: DTC P0325 knock sensor, P0420 and P0430 (3 wat cat bank 1 and 3 way cat bank 2), along with exhaust manifold leaking, valve cover gaskets leaking, head gasket leaking coolant, oil pan gasket leaking, rear engine seal leaking. The...
  9. Repair Questions
    My beloved 01 Xterra as SES light on, results is: DTC P0325 knock sensor, P0420 and P0430 (bank 1 and 2), along with exhaust manifold leaking, valve cover gaskets leaking, head gasket leaking coolant, oil pan gasket leaking, rear engine seal leaking. The car has 194,000 miles on it. I have new...
  10. Repair Questions
    Im hoping someone will be able to give some insight with this, Im really hoping not to get taken to the cleaners at the mechanics. Yesterday my car randomly died at a stop light. I restarted it and it died again a few feet later. I managed to get it home at stop and go pace. Prior to this my car...
  11. Repair Questions
    Sorry for my first post being one to ask for advice, but I just discovered this forum. I have a 2000 Xterra with 204k miles. It has been relatively trouble free other than an unsolved air conditioning issue (replacing the termo control amp didn't work). Late last week, temperature gage...
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