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1996 Nissan 240SX CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Nissan REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Receiver/Drier, Replace -> 300ZX -> Maxima, Sentra, 200SX & 240SX -> Pathfinder & Pickup
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    Maxima, Sentra, 200SX & 240SX
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Disconnect wiring harness connector to pressure switch.
    • Disconnect refrigerant line at drier inlet and plug line and open fitting.
    • Disconnect refrigerant line at drier outlet and plug line and open fitting.
    • Remove mounting bolts and remove receiver/drier.
    • Reverse procedure to install, evacuate and recharge system, then check for leaks.
    Pathfinder & Pickup
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Remove radiator grille.
    • Disconnect wiring h...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEMS -> COMPONENT SERVICE -> Altima, NX 1600, NX 2000, Sentra & 200SX -> Cleaning & Inspection -> Master Cylinder Overhaul -> Maxima -> Overhaul -> Pathfinder & Pickup -> Proportioning Valve -> Quest -> Service -> Testing
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Master Cylinder Overhaul

    Overhaul

    Refer to Figs. through , for master cylinder overhaul procedures, noting the following:

    • If piston assembly is stuck in cylinder bore, gradually apply air to fluid outlet port.
    • Replace stopper cap if claws are damaged. Bend claw inward when installing new stopper.
    Cleaning & Inspection

    Examine reservoirs for foreign matter and check all passages for restrictions. If there is any indication of contamination or evidence of corrosion, service the hydraulic system as needed.

    When disassembled, wash all parts in denatured alcohol or clean brake fluid. Use...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan/Datsun -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Armada, Murano, Titan & 350Z, 2006-02 Altima, 2000-06 Maxima & Sentra -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Removal & Installation
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    Fuel System Pressure Relief

    • On all models except 1990-96 300ZX, remove the fuel pump fuse from the fuse panel.
    • On 1990-96 300ZX, disconnect the fuel pump relay, located behind the lefthand side kick panel.
    • On all models, start and run the engine until it stalls.
    • After the engine stalls, crank two or three times to ensure all fuel pressure is relieved.
    • On all models except 1990-96 300ZX, turn the ignition Off, then install the fuel pump fuse.
    • On 1990-96 300ZX, turn the ignition Off, then connect the fuel pump relay.

    Removal &...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Remove wheel bearing lock nut. Tie rod does not need to be disconnected from steering knuckle. Suspend steering knuckle with wire so as not to stretch brake hose. Do not pull or twist brake hose.
    • Remove clip and separate brake hose from strut.
    • Remove strut lower mounting bolts.
    • Separate drive shaft from steering knuckle by lightly tapping it. If it is hard to remove, use a puller. When removing drive shaft, cover boots with shop towel to prevent damage to them.
    • Remove right drive shaf...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • On models equipped with automatic transaxle, support transaxle with suitable jack.
    • Remove four rear mounting bracket bolts.
    • Slig...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Air Bag Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    When the ignition key is placed in the on or Start positions, the air bag warning lamp will illuminate for approximately 7 seconds, then turn off. This lamp cycle indica...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    To servic...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Loosen lock nut on power steering pump.
    • Loosen adjusting bolt on power steering pump.
    • Remove wa...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    EVAP Canister Diagram for 1996 Nissan 240SX  2.4 L4 GASEVAP Canister Diagram for 1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Tank
  • EVAP Control System Pressure Sensor
  • EVAP Canister Vent Control Valve
  • Vacuum Cut Valve Bypass Valve
  • EVAP Canister
  • Driver Side Door Harness Diagram for 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GASDriver Side Door Harness Diagram for 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Key Switch
  • Power Window Main Switch
  • Door Speaker
  • Door Lock Actuator
  • Power Window Amplifier
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Nissan 240SX  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Radio
  • Rear Speaker LH
  • Rear Speaker RH
  • Door Speaker LH
  • 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Radio
  • Power Antenna
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: A/C SYSTEM O-RING SEAL LEAKS
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Heating, A/C, Ventilation, Defogger
  • Document: WINDSHIELD CRACKING
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan 240SX SE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Nissan 240SX AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Nissan 240SX cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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