My 91 had it which made changing pump very easy. The one spark plug and the second thermostat are up there with it. Not to get fixed, just to hook up. The instructions include the tools needed, proceedures in a sequence more detailed which you will not find in any book and precautions to be taken during the removal and installation of the starter. Before I start work, I face the possibility that I will destroy my vehicle, my own life, and innocent pedestrians' lives. Took battery to autozone ----- bad battery, still under full replacement warranty. Jun 07, 2018 Its easy, jack the car up, secure the car with in the up position do not just rely on the jack to hold it up and you will see the starter on the passenger side of the car, its held on with 2 bolts.
I have to remove the air box and stuff from up above to get. When changing, first pull the fuel pump fuse then run the engine until it dies. There are two bolts for the starter mount and one nut for the main starter power lead. The throttle position sensor is on the driver-side of the throttle-body. It'll be tight but it does come out, I just did it. The engine will not turn over because you shorted out the solenoid.
There is one plug for the starter key switch. That the car has less than 60,000 miles. There is however a high pitched whining noise barely noticeable. The 1995 Nissan Pathfinder non-California model anyway has only one O2 sensor. I could feel rough spot s on the old starter motor when turning the spindle by hand. I could not have done it on my own, especially as I don't have a lift, and it would be done lying on my back in my driveway. My far advance brain said it was the starter.
Moral of story, check the easy first. I can provide the bill paid and diagnosis. This is my wifes car. You may want to take a peek at your grounds and clean them up and see if any of them have corroded or need replacing. I just reprogramend my keyless entry on my 1995 pathfinder, the module was located under the driveride seat. The charger did not indicate battery was bad, so I don't believe it bad. Then I replaced the interlock relay.
I understand the switch is on outside of trans but idk where the relay is, I would like to teat relay first before I do the switch. This may seem like a silly question, but can you jump start your car? The starter system in a Nissan consists of the battery, ignition relay switch, starter motor and starter solenoid. It helps to remove the battery or at least move it over to have some room to work. Charge the battery until it reads at least 12 volts of power on the multimeter, and then attempt to start the Nissan. GoodluckJoe There are several spots it could be: it can be directly in the exhaust manifold or it the exhaust pipe just below where it connects to the manifold it will be a metal looking plug with one or 2 wires coming out of it. Stop spending countless hours trying to figure out which remote start wires go to which 2002 Nissan Pathfinder electrical module or automotive harness.
New to forum, here's my situation. First thought it was the battery, even though the battery is about 1 year old, put it on the charger. My wife asked if I wanted to try and jump it, I assured her it was not the battery. Next I jacked up the car, found the starter and gave it a couple of wacks with the ball peen. I hope this will provide the answer you are looking for. Donate to Charity If this site has helped you, or even if it hasn't, please help care for abused and neglected children by making a donation to That's right, abused and neglected children.
All I was requesting was to get this problem finally solved, without incurring in additional expenses and unnecessary waste of time. Thick wires to thick wires, thin wires to thin wires. Have you tested the battery? She said are you sure. The relay closes this switch to power the starter solenoid. This relieves fuel pressure from the line so you don't get squirted in the eye with gasoline when you remove the hose clamps.
If not, I will await a more detailed request from you. Can the starter come out without taking a lot of other things off? Their site talks about how they achieved their goals and built a new home, but that was years ago. Drive the front wheels up on ramps. You might need to jack the rear end up to fit underneath the vehicle. Set the parking brake, block the rear wheels. .
However, that was Nissan final position. The wire are mounted on the top on the starter. I see the front diff is in the way. It is located right behind the engine, look like a straw with a rubber cap on it. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2002 Nissan Pathfinder. However, the starter motor should turn on. This is a problem that other owners of Nissan vehicles have experienced in the past pathfinder, 2002 and problem.
Breaks my heart and pisses me off. I did disconnect the + side of the battery in addition to - side, and cleaned the big connector to the starter with metal polish, then 90% alcohol. Apr 20, 2009 The second bolt is hidden way up and tucked in near the solenoid. Therefore I directly to battery. I did use blue Loctite on the mounting bolts, I don't want it coming loose.