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  1. Crank no start after intake plenum removal

    Repair Questions
    Hey all, ‘03 n/a 3.3 4x4 se not sure if anyone will respond before I either figure it out or what, but I changed my fuel injectors, fuel pressure regulator, spark plugs, and drivers side valve cover gasket yesterday. I put it all back together today, and I payed very close attention to...
  2. '02 VG33ER rough after spark plug change

    Repair Questions
    Hi guys, My engine is running extremely rough after removing and re-installing the supercharger, intake manifold collector and installing new spark plugs. Here's what it sounds like: While replacing my t-stat housing, I had to remove the supercharger and intake manifold collector, and...
  3. Won't take gas and 20mph is top speed

    Repair Questions
    Have a 2002 X, 3.3 non-supercharged 4x4, auto tranny with 210,000 miles under it. It will start perfectly and idle perfectly, when you try to drive it it has no power, and won't take gas only in one spot maybe 1/4 of the way down but thats it you can floor it and it bogs down and slows down...
  4. 120K Maintenance Suggestions

    Scheduled or Preventive Maintenance
    I have a 2006 Xterra I bought used from a dealer in June 2010 with 47K miles. I'm now approaching 120K miles and so far the vehicle has been very reliable and I have had no major problems with the radiator or timing chains I have read about on the forums. It will be paid off in June of this...
  5. Suggestions needed, I changed the spark plugs 5 months ago but not the wires

    Scheduled or Preventive Maintenance
    Hi all, I thought the wires weren't important. As we all know, they are. So I am planning on doing so this weekend. Here's my question: Have I damaged the new iridium plugs by not changing the wires? Should I just redo the plugs AND the wires together? Or will just doing the plugs be A-o-kay...
  6. Major maintenance coming up.......

    Repair Questions
    I'm a little past due to do the timing belt change on my '04 V6. I have some experience with a wrench but am unsure if this is a job I should tackle on my own. I have read through the DIY for the change and it looks pretty straight forward. Is ht e write up a good representation of how the...
  7. 6th spark plug stuck! - 02 Xterra

    Repair Questions
    trying to remove the 6th spark plug from behind the engine. i got the cable off and after many failed tries, and cursing for a couple hours, i was able to get the socket onto the spark plug. it has the rubber on the inside to grip and everything, but now it's not loosening properly. i have a 6"...
  8. Little X in the Big Smoke

    New Member Introductions
    Just thought i'd do a bit of an intro: I've had my 2000 X (SE, 3.3L V6) for just over 3 years now and I've pretty much been in love with it ever since. Its primarily stock but I've been thinking about enhancing its power performance and putting in a stereo/pc/lcd. A guard rail in the front...
  9. How do you change the spark plugs on a 02 SE S/C

    Repair Questions
    Has anybody ever changed their own spark plugs on a supercharged X. The plugs look like they are extremely hard to get to. The owners manual says to take it to a dealer. I haven't dug into it to much yet. It will probably be next weekends project. Any tips or advice is greatly appreciated...
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