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2001 Nissan Xterra CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Nissan REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2001 Nissan Xterra car and truck repair procedures including Nissan engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Nissan Xterra automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Computer Relearn Procedures -> Nissan
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    If a battery terminal is disconnected, the memory will return to the ECM value. The ECM will now start to self-control at its initial value. Engine oper...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Caliper Service -> Front -> Overhaul -> Rear -> Replacement
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS

    Front

    Replacement
    • Raise and support front of vehicle and remove wheels.
    • Disconnect brake hose from brake tube.
    • Remove caliper assembly from spindle.
    • Reverse procedure to install.
    Overhaul
    • Remove pin bolts and separate cylinder body from torque member.
    • Remove pad retainers, shims and brake pads.
    • Feed compressed air gradually into caliper port and force out piston(s) with dust seals.
    • Remove piston seals, sub pins, main pins and dust seals.
    • Reverse procedure to assemble.

    Rear

    Replacement
    • Disconnect parking brake cable and brake hose.
    • Remove caliper retaining bolts and caliper from vehicle.
    • Reverse...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra 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: 2001 Nissan Xterra 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 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS

    Front

    • Place vehicle in neutral.
    • Release parking brake.
    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Place reference mark on front driveline shaft flange yoke and companion flange of front final driveline. Paint is recommended for match marks. Never damage flange yoke and companion flange of front final drive.
    • Remove bolts and then remove front driveline from front final drive and transfer case from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • Torque wheel lug nuts to 80 ft. lbs.
      • Torque driveline to pinion flange bol...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove engine under cover.
    • Remove side splash shield.
    • Disconnect harness connectors.
    • Loosen alternator adjusting bolt and remove alternator drive belt.
    • Rem...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS

    The VDC lamp should illuminate when the ignition switch is placed in the on position for a few seconds or when the VDC control switch is in the off position. If the VDC lamps illuminates while ope...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS

    Lower

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at radiator outlet.
    • Remove hose from radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at water inlet.
    • Remove hose from water inlet.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure t...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2001 Nissan Xterra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Room Lamp Harness Diagram for 2001 Nissan Xterra  3.3 V6 GASRoom Lamp Harness Diagram for 2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector M-2
  • Connector R-1
  • Connector R-2
  • Connector R-4
  • Connector R-3
  • Engine Room Harness Diagram for 2001 Nissan Xterra  2.4 L4 GASEngine Room Harness Diagram for 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Combination Switch
  • Ignition Switch
  • Fuse Block
  • Front Wiper Switch
  • Connector E-43
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2001 Nissan Xterra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 Nissan Xterra  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Cruise
  • ASCD Control Unit
  • 2001 Nissan Xterra  3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Nissan Xterra 3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • Cooling Fan
  • Theft Deterrent
  • Power Window
  • Chime
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2001 Nissan Xterra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: A/C SYSTEM O-RING SEAL LEAKS
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Heating, A/C, Ventilation, Defogger
  • Document: WINDSHIELD CRACKING
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Xterra 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2001 Nissan Xterra AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2001 Nissan Xterra 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 2001 Nissan Xterra 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 2001 Nissan Xterra 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 2001 Nissan Xterra 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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