Nissan 2.4L Index of Articles

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1996-1997 2.4L Nissan Pickup)

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1996-1997 2.4L Nissan Pickup)

The front oxygen sensor on the 1996-1997 2.4L Nissan Pickup is a 3-wire heated oxygen sensor. Sooner or later, the heater is gonna' burn out and the check engine light will light with a P0135 diagnostic trouble code (DTC) stored in the PCM's...   read more >>

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (1996-1997 2.4L Altima)

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (1996-1997 2.4L Altima)

The 1996 and 1997 2.4L Nissan Altima with an automatic transmission uses a throttle position sensor assembly that is two components in one. One part of the assembly is the throttle position sensor and the other part is the idle switch. In this...   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, the is not gonna' start. More specifically, it'll crank but not start due to a lack of spark. This tutorial will help you to test the power...   read more >>

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (2.4L Pick Up, Frontier, Xterra)

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (2.4L Pick Up, Frontier, Xterra)

The throttle position sensor on your 2.4L Nissan Frontier (XTerra and Pick Up) is two sensors is one. One part is the throttle position sensor. The other part is a throttle position switch. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to test the...   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 camshaft position sensor, it's real function is that of a crankshaft...   read more >>

How To Test The Idle Switch (2.4L Pick Up, Frontier, Xterra)

How To Test The Idle Switch (2.4L Pick Up, Frontier, Xterra)

The throttle position sensor on your 2.4L Nissan Pick Up (Frontier or XTerra) is made up of the idle switch and the throttle position sensor (thus the two connectors). In this tutorial, I'm gonna' show you how to test the idle switch part of the...   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 tutorial 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 >>

Power Transistor Test And Ignition Coil Test 2.4L Nissan Altima (1993-1997)

Power Transistor Test And Ignition Coil Test 2.4L Nissan Altima (1993-1997)

If your Nissan Altima CRANKS but does NOT START or runs with a misfire, this is the article that will help you test and diagnose your Altima's 2.4L ignition system (1993-1997). No expensive tools or diagnostic equipment are needed to test the...   read more >>

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 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 2.4L Nissan Altime cranks but does not start and you suspect that the ignition coil is bad, this...   read more >>