Nissan 2.4L Index of Articles

How to Test the Ignition Coil 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

How to Test the Ignition Coil 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

This article will help you to test the ignition coil (inside the distributor) on your 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, or 2001 2.4L Nissan Altima. If your car Cranks But Does Not Start and you suspect that the ignition coil is BAD, this article is for...   read more >>

How to Test the Power Transistor 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

How to Test the Power Transistor 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

If the igniter (which is called the power transistor by Nissan) on your 2.4l Nissan Altima goes BAD... your Altima will Not Start. More specifically, it'll Crank but No Start due to a lack of spark. This article will help you to test the igniter...   read more >>

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 2.4L Nissan D21 Hard Body (1990-1995)

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 2.4L Nissan D21 Hard Body (1990-1995)

Testing your Nissan D21 Pick Up's MAF sensor, to see if it's BAD or not, can be done in three easy and simple tests. They're all done with a multimeter, since you don't need an automotive scan tool to do it and this article will show you...   read more >>

How to Test the Cam Sensor 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

How to Test the Cam Sensor 2.4L Nissan Altima (1997-2001)

The camshaft position sensor in your Altima’s distributor is the one that controls the ignition system and if it goes BAD, your Nissan Altima won't start. Although it's called a cam sensor, it's real function is that of a crank position...   read more >>

Frontier, XTerra MAF Sensor Test P0100: Mass Air Flow (MAF) Circuit Malfunction

Frontier, XTerra MAF Sensor Test P0100: Mass Air Flow (MAF) Circuit Malfunction

Testing the mass air flow (MAF) sensor on your 98-04 2.4L Nissan Frontier (or 2000-2004 2.4L Nissan Xterra) is not that hard. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to do it with just a multimeter... That's right, no scan tool required In case...   read more >>

How to Test the Ignition Coil 2.4L Nissan Frontier, XTerra (1998-2004)

How to Test the Ignition Coil 2.4L Nissan Frontier, XTerra (1998-2004)

This article will help you to test the ignition coil (inside the distributor) on your 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 or 2004 2.4L Nissan Frontier or XTerra. You don't need a scan tool or any other exotic/expensive type of diagnostic...   read more >>

Troubleshooting Misfire Codes (Nissan 2.4L)

Troubleshooting Misfire Codes  (Nissan 2.4L)

In this article, I'm gonna' shed some light on how to troubleshoot Misfire Codes (P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304) on your Nissan Altima (or Frontier, Xterra) with the 2.4L 4 cylinder engine. You'll learn some of the most common causes of a... read more >> (at: troubleshootmyvehicle.com)

How to Test the Power Transistor 2.4L Nissan Frontier, Xterra (1998-2004)

How to Test the Power Transistor 2.4L Nissan Frontier, Xterra (1998-2004)

The power transistor in your 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 2.4L Nissan Frontier or 2001-2004 2.4L XTerra is the Ignition Control Module (ICM) of the ignition system. The power transistor is the one that activates the ignition coil to...   read more >>

How to Troubleshoot a Blown Head Gasket (Nissan 2.4L, 2.5L)

How to Troubleshoot a Blown Head Gasket  (Nissan 2.4L, 2.5L)

I've written this article to show you three of the most common tests that are done to diagnose a Blown Head Gasket on your 2.4L Nissan Altima (or Xterra, Frontier). Two of the three tests, I'm presenting in this article, you can accomplish within... read more >> (at: troubleshootmyvehicle.com)

How to Test the Cam Sensor 2.4L Nissan Frontier, XTerra (1998-2004)

How to Test the Cam Sensor 2.4L Nissan Frontier, XTerra (1998-2004)

The camshaft position sensor in your 2.4L Frontier or XTerra is located inside the engine's distributor. If the cam sensor (which is actually the crank sensor the computer uses to activate the ignition system) goes BAD, your vehicle is not gonna'...   read more >>