Nissan 2.4L Index of Articles

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 >>

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 >>

Testing The Oxygen Sensors Altima, Frontier, Xterra (2.4L)

Testing The Oxygen Sensors Altima, Frontier, Xterra (2.4L)

This article will help you to test the upstream Oxygen Sensor on your 2.4L Nissan Altima, Xterra or Frontier and/or troubleshoot OBD II Codes P0131, P0133. The upstream oxygen sensor is the one before the Catalytic Converter and is also known as... read more >> (at: troubleshootmyvehicle.com)

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 Engine Compression (Nissan 2.4L)

How To Test Engine Compression (Nissan 2.4L)

In this article, I'm gonna' show you how to do an engine compression test on your Nissan 2.4L Altima, Pathfinder or Xterra vehicle. An Engine Compression Test is not hard to do (since you're only dealing with 4 Cylinders) and it should take you... read more >> (at: troubleshootmyvehicle.com)

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)

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 >>

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 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 >>

How To Test The Fuel Injectors 2.4L Nissan Altima, Frontier, Xterra

How To Test The Fuel Injectors 2.4L Nissan Altima, Frontier, Xterra

In this article, I'm gonna' show you one of the fastest and easiest ways I have used to diagnose BAD fuel Injectors on Nissan vehicles. You don't need any expensive diagnostic equipment to do it... all you need is a Multimeter. In this article I'm... read more >> (at: troubleshootmyvehicle.com)