Nissan 1.6L, 1.8L Index of Articles

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test Nissan Sentra 1.6L (1995-1999)

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test Nissan Sentra 1.6L (1995-1999)

In three easy test steps, this article will teach you how to test the 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 Nissan Sentra 1.6L MAF sensor on the car. Before jumping into the tests, read this section. Here you're going to find the basic working theory of...   read more >>

How to Test the 2000-2002 Nissan Sentra 1.8L MAF Sensor

How to Test the 2000-2002 Nissan Sentra 1.8L MAF Sensor

This article will help you to diagnose the mass air flow (MAF) sensor on any 2000, 2001, 2002 Nissan Sentra (with a 1.8L engine) using only a multimeter. This is a simple multimeter test that's done in Volts DC mode. No Scan Tool's required or...   read more >>

How to Bench Test a Starter Motor (Step by Step)

How to Bench Test a Starter Motor (Step by Step)

Bench Testing the Starter is the most effective way to find out if the Starter Motor is in fact BAD. This is an easy test that you can accomplish yourself without having to take the Starter Motor to AutoZone or O’reilly or Pepboys Auto Parts. This...   read more >>

Testing a BAD Alternator: Symptoms and Diagnosis

Testing a BAD  Alternator: Symptoms and Diagnosis

I've had so many folks come up to me and say: "I think the alternator is bad on my car because I disconnected the Battery's Negative Terminal with the engine running and..." I cringe (internally) when I hear this. This is the worst thing anyone can...   read more >>