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  1. Repair Questions
    Video/sound link: Hey folks, We picked up a 2011 pro-4x (manual) a few months ago. ~170k kms on it. I don't know if it's normal gear noise or not but when I'm driving at highway speeds (well more like 60km/hr+) I hear this resonating howling whine kind of sound, from what sounds like...
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    2001 3.3L Had to convert to manual hubs when the auto locker explodoed when changing wheel bearings. I hear a whirring noise when driving in 2WD with hubs locked, goes away in 4WD. Is this just normal drivetrain noise or something to be concerned about? I’ve had the hub assemblies apart like 3...
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    Hey folks! I have a 2003 Xterra SE 4WD Supercharged. About 192k on it. My family is the original owners, I inherited it from my mother. This problem started to occur after I became very comfortable taking the X on the logging trails and the local "Pipeline" for offroading. My original concern...
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    ok i have searched all over this website, on Youtube and other websites on this topic "Supercharger rear needle bearings removal" So far i found nothing helpful. oh so I own a 04 Xterra with the 3.3L with the Eaton M62 Supercharger. I had noise coming from the rear of the supercharger and found...
  5. General Discussions
    So yesterday I fixed a 42" light bar on the roof, and as soon as I reached about 55 miles it started to make a very loud vibration noise ( not whistle ). I thought maybe I should remove the roof part ( the one that has NISSAN on it ) and It worked, so problem solved but the car looks ugly. any...
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    Hey guys! I just got this 2007 nissan xterra 2wd a few months ago and this strange noise that I've never heard before has been happening. I'm still under warranty but I want to try to figure out what it could be before I pay for a diagnostic fee. So, this only happens when the engine is...
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    If you want to print this write-up or save it to your computer, click here for a PDF version. This may not apply to 4-cylinder Xterras. If someone knows for sure, let me know and I'll edit. Hi folks. I recently bought a 2000 Xterra V6 and the clutch pedal was very noisy. The clutch assist...
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    Last summer, my A/C began going out intermittently. I thought I would try to replace the Thermo Control Amplifier (TCA) myself before taking it in somewhere, but didn't get around to it before fall and forgot all about it. I was reminded of it on the first day above 75 degrees here. For the...
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    My 02 Xterra has been experiencing a squeak/creak for a while now and it seems like 2 distinct noises. I don't exactly remember when it started, but I developed several assumptions as to what it was and these are the items that have been replaced: Shocks UCA's/Bushings/Ball Joint Centerlink Tie...
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    Today I started experiencing a noise while turning my wheel to the right. I am hesitant to fully describe the noise as it is somewhat subjective; but anyways I'll give it a try. It is almost a buzz or a humm. Basically it isnt a nasty grind or clunk. I was trying to determin if it was...
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    Hey All, Been a while since I've been on here. I have a friend who has a 2007 X and gave the following description of his issue. Any help/comments is appreciated! When going moderately along at about 40-45 mph, often there will be a “rumble” noise and feeling as the XTerra tries to change...
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    Hey everyone. 2 things. (1) All was good until I started the truck 2 days ago. It made the weirdest and loudest noise I've heard once I started it up. It sounded almost as if a large golf ball sized bearing let loose through all the engine components upon startup. The weird thing is that the...
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    2003 xterra made whirling and clicking noise only when accelerating, overheated briefly then wouldn't accelerate at all. Antifreeze all over the hood tho not huge pool underneath vechicle. Noise seemed to orginate from in front of the drivers side. Any ideas?
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    Trying to figure out why my automatic 06X idles at such a high rate of RPMs, causing my truck to sound whiney. Upon dropping it into gear the RPMs reduce to a normal rate, however the whine still exists. can any of yall give me any ideas of what the root issue may be, and also how to fix it...
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    Hey everyone, I found that my '04 x s/c is making a noticeable rattling noise, specifically around the 2200 rpm mark. I have had two shops look into very briefly. They both said that the heat shields are tight and that they believe IT IS exhaust related. Weird thing is that this sound CANNOT...
  16. Repair Questions
    Hello all. So I've been looking through posts and I have not been able to find anything regarding this issue. So, I've noticed that when I press on the brake pedal, there's a clicking sound coming from driver side. Sounds like it's coming from front wheel or somewhere in the vicinity (can't...
  17. Repair Questions
    My 06 Xterra has been making quite a rumbling noise for a long time now its a lot louder then it used to be. The sounds and feels like its coming from the front, more on the left. It starts at about 20mph and stays steady up until 50 mph. around 50 mph it gets real loud. when i'm going 70mph...
  18. Repair Questions
    I just recently purchased my 06 X and have found that the engine has a whine to it. Ive replaced all the belts and inspected pulleys already, fixed tensioners... After doing that work it did seem to quiet down a bit, however, I still have a whine thats gets louder upon acceleration. Is this...
  19. Repair Questions
    My wife has an 02 Xterra XE with 135k on the engine. When she first starts it up in the mornings the engine has some valvetrain noise for the first few seconds, then quiets down. I use Mobil 5000 5w30 oil and a Purolator filter. Oil never goes past 4,000 miles before an oil change. Does...
  20. Repair Questions
    Unknown engine sound around 2000rpm help pls experts... I have 09 Xterra around 50k miles. My truck does not have any problem rather than that irregular engine sound coming around 2000 rpm while accelerating. Than the noise disappears. Only around 2000 rpm and when pushing the gas. Can you...
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