Here you'll find the typical starter motor circuit wiring diagrams for the 1996 and 1997 3.0L Nissan Pathfinder with an automatic or standard transmission.
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You can find the starter motor test for the 1996-1997 3.3L Nissan Pathfinder equipped with an automatic transmission and no anti-theft here: How To Test The Starter Motor (1996-1997 3.3L Pathfinder).
DIAGRAM 1: Automatic Transmission w/o Anti-Theft
The above typical starter motor circuit wiring diagram applies only to the 1996 and 1997 3.0L Nissan Pathfinder with an automatic transmission and without anti-theft.