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2004 Nissan Altima Base 4dr Sedan 2.5 Manual

2004 Nissan Altima
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
23 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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What is an estimate in my ac repair ?
I have a 1999 Nissan Altima GXE with 162239 mi. My a/c is blowing hard, no noise, but warm only. Me and my stepdad tried to put freon into the car but when we hooked up the hose fr...
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my nisssan is cutting off when i idle down to stop
i have changed the fuel pump, throttle body, and computer and it is still cutting off
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Hi can someone help me figure out what's wrong with my 93 Altima
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Asked by Sean P April 12, 2014, 2:03 am 1 reply
does a 2.4 liter Nissan Altima have a timing chain or timing belt
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Asked by Richard D April 14, 2014, 6:20 pm 0 reply
ran out of gas, put in 2 gal, still won't start.
I am currently on the side of the road. It turns over but it will not start.
Asked by Jasi D April 4, 2014, 6:05 pm 1 reply
Why will my car not start after it stalled out
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Asked by Chris S March 31, 2014, 6:56 pm 1 reply
brake fluid change
When is this vehicle due for the brake fluid change
Asked by Scott G March 31, 2014, 6:58 pm 0 reply
My car will drive then randomly die, thought it might be the fuel pump its PSI is 35 is that normal?
I've changed the fuel filter in it. and checked the MAF censor.
Asked by Heather T March 30, 2014, 9:25 pm 0 reply
Is it my thermostat?
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Asked by Brendan E March 27, 2014, 8:35 pm 1 reply
Pulls (lurches) violently to the right when under certain acceleration load.
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