Nissan 3.0L, 3.3L, 3.5L Index of Articles

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 3.3L Frontier, Quest, Pathfinder, XTerra

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 3.3L Frontier, Quest, Pathfinder, XTerra

This type of MAF sensor is used on the 3.3L V6 Nissan engine. So if you need to test the mass airflow sensor on a Nissan Quest, or a Pathfinder, or a Frontier or an Xterra... this is the article for you. You'll find step by step instructions on...   read more >>

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 3.5L Nissan Pathfinder (2001-2003)

Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Test 3.5L Nissan Pathfinder (2001-2003)

The MAF (mass air flow) sensor on your 3.5L Nissan Pathfinder (2001-2003) can be easily tested with a multimeter. No scan tool is required. This section includes info that'll make the MAF test on your Pathfinder a breeze and some basic working...   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 >>

Power Transistor Test and Ignition Coil Test 3.3L Nissan (1996-2004)

Power Transistor Test and Ignition Coil Test 3.3L Nissan (1996-2004)

Testing a No Start-No Spark or a Misfire Condition on your Nissan Mini-Van or Pick Up or SUV or the Mercury Villager (with the 3.3L V6 engine) is not difficult at all. No expensive tools or diagnostic equipment is needed, and this article will show...   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 >>