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  1. Repair Questions
    Hello Club XTerra, The car has a huge leak. It'll start leaking immediately after pouring a quart of oil. There's a video below to help visualize it. Not sure where the issue is coming from exactly, but I heard there was a known issue. https://photos.app.goo.gl/LaHjyNCbirrKfnoZ7
  2. Repair Questions
    My husband recently bought a 2003 Xterra with 177,000 miles. It runs great but has an oil leak that seems to be getting worse. He paid $2500 so he doesn't want to put a lot of money into it. Watched Scotty Kilmer on Youtube enforcing AT-205 Re-Seal. Checked out Amazon with nearly 8,000...
  3. Repair Questions
    Hello All, I purchased my first car, a 2004 Xterra SE last summer and it seems to run fine (with the exception of the muffler falling off but that was fixed) and I was hoping to start a few mods once I get a job (pml, bl, bigger tires, etc.) however, when I was under it today to start some...
  4. Repair Questions
    I’m trying to replace my leaking valve cover gaskets on the 2002 XTerra with a supercharger. Passenger side was no problem. Looking here at the driver side and it’s a mess. How much of the intake/ blower needs to be removed to get a clear shot at the valve cover? It’s vacuum hoses galore on...
  5. New Member Introductions
    My boyfriend, without me knowing prior to seller heading this way, decided to purchase a 2002 Nissan Xterra. Although it is in excellent condition for a 2002, it has an major oil leak. I am a car sales woman, so i know a lot about features and equipment. However, I do not know a lot about the...
  6. Repair Questions
    Transmission making a screeching noise- Had the transmission replaced at 159,000 miles. While driving with the new trans, as i was going up a hill the truck downshifted and made this screeching noise. (This doesn't happen all the time. Just randomly) Oil Light comes on- Ever since we bought...
  7. Repair Questions
    Ok. I am away from home at an internship, I have no tools, and I don't know anyone. I also have no money. My valve cover gasket started leaking and now it is smoking quite substantially. I bought a screwdriver and tried tightening down the bolts and they didn't budge. It was going to be pricey...
  8. Repair Questions
    ok so every few nights im dripping out out of the pan i an see where is coming from will using oil resistant silicone on outside right around where it seals help at all or is it a waste of time and/or make it harder when or if i need to fix it right later? also should i just try tightening the...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi there, the name is Chris. I'm here because I am a very proud Xterra owner. I've had the car for about a year now and its been having some problems with her. First off, I have a 2003 Xterra, and I've had to replace my starter 4 times now. I've been told I have a valve cover leak and I bought...
  10. Repair Questions
    First of let me start by saying I am by no means a mechanic I'm trying to learn how to fix things by myself and begin to learn about the components of my X (or any vehicle of that matter). I was leaking oil in very significant amounts for a few weeks and finally got it narrowed down to my valve...
  11. Repair Questions
    Hey Everyone. I'm new here. My sister in law has an x 2000 6 cyl. I was a yacht diesel mech and know just enough to be dangerous on cars. ANyway there is a 12" spot under her bellhousing and the valve cover gaskets are not leaking. I checked the oil and it was about 1" high on the stick.>She...
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