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2004 Nissan Sentra 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 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Heater Pump, Replace -> Quest
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Quest

    • Remove windshield wiper arms and blades.
    • Remove cowl top.
    • Partially drain engine coolant into suitable container.
    • Remove two he...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Altima, Maxima & Sentra -> Cleaning & Inspection -> External Proportioning Valve -> Frontier & Pathfinder -> Master Cylinder Overhaul -> Overhaul -> Quest -> Replacement -> Testing
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V 2.5 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 inspect 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 components in denatured alcohol or clean brake flui...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan/Datsun -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Gasoline Engines -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Normal Service

    Service as ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V 2.5 L4 GAS

    Front

    Circular clips should be properly meshed with differential side gear (transaxle side). Inspect that clips are properly seated after installation and that driveshaft will not come out. Always use a new circular clip for installation. To prevent damage to CV boots use suitable cloth over boots to prevent damage to boots during removal and installation.

    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove wheel nuts and front tire. Before removing front axle assembly disconnect ABS wheel sensor from assembly. Move sensor away from front ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V 2.5 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Rotate or lift belt tensioner arm clockwise using a suitable tool to relieve tension from drive belt. Do not turn belt tensioner counterclockwise. If this step is not followed replacement of belt tensioner and new pulley is required.
    • Remove drive belt.
    • Remove B+ terminal nut and alternator electrical connector from back of a...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Nissan -> 2003-06 Sentra
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

    • Open the glove compartment.
    • Remove the stops located at each side of the glove compartment, then the glove compartment.
    • Remove the four glove compartment housing retaining screws, then the housing.
    • Remove the cabin air filter cover, Fig. .
    • Remove the cab...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Nissan -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8 L4 GAS

    This lamp will be illuminated when the coolant level in the cooling system reservoir drops bel...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8 L4 GAS

    Never remove radiator cap when engine is hot. Serious burns can occur from high pressure coolant escaping from radiator.

    • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
    • Wrap a thick cloth around cap. Slowly push down and turn it a quarter of a turn to allow built-up pressure to escape. Carefully remove cap by pushing down and turning it rest of way.
    • Drain engine coolant into a suitable container.
    • Remove air duct and air cleaner assembly.
    • Disconnect A/T oil cooler hoses (if equipped) and install a blind plug in hoses to prevent A/T...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8 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 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2004 Nissan Sentra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Engine Control Components Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V 2.5 L4 GASEngine Control Components Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V 2.5 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Intake Manifold Collector
  • Power Valve Actuator
  • VIAS Control Solenoid Valve
  • Ground Location Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GASGround Location Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Relay Box
  • E37
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2004 Nissan Sentra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Engine Control Module
  • Unified Meter Control Unit
  • 2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Generator
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Charge Warning Lamp
  • Daytime Light Control Unit
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2004 Nissan Sentra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: A/C SYSTEM O-RING SEAL LEAKS
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Heating, A/C, Ventilation, Defogger
  • Document: WINDSHIELD CRACKING
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2004 Nissan Sentra 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 2004 Nissan Sentra 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 2004 Nissan Sentra 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 2004 Nissan Sentra 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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