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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 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 98 ft. lbs.
    • Torque driveline to pinion flange bol...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement -> Body Control Module -> Installation -> Remote Keyless Entry Receiver -> Removal -> Transmitter
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 GAS

Transmitter

Removal
  • Deflate tire, then remove retaining nut an allow transmitter to fall into tire.
  • Gently bounce tire so transmitter falls to bottom of tire.
  • Place tire on suitable tire changing machine and break both tire beads. Ensure transmitter remains at bottom of tire.
  • Turn tire so valve hole is at bottom, then bounce tire so transmitter is near valve hole.
  • Lift tire onto turntable and position valve hole 270° from mounting/dismounting head, Fig. .
  • Lubricate tire, then remove first side of tire.
  • Reach inside of tire and remove transmitter.
  • Remove second side of tire.
Installa...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 5.6 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove intake manifold.
  • Partially drain engine coolant into clean container. Never drain coolant when engine is hot to avoid being scalded.
  • Remove bolts from engine cover.
  • Release fuel pressure.
  • Remove air cleaner hose intake clamps, disconnect MAP sensor connector, and remove bolts securing housing assembly.
  • Disconnect fuel tube quick connector on engine side.
  • Remove fuel injector quick connector cap on engine side only.
  • Install suitable tool on sleeve side facing quick connector. Avoid fire and sparks and prepare container with a cloth beforehand as f...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Nissan -> 2008-09 Frontier & Pathfinder & 2009 Xterra
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 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.
  • Press in on the sides of the glove compartment and allow the glove compartment to hand by the cord.
  • Depress the cabin air filter cover tab, then remove the cover, Fig. .
  • Remove the cabin air filter elements from the heater and ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Nissan -> Check Engine Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 5.6 V8 GAS

The Check Engine lamp will light when the ignition is on with engine not running. When the engine is started, then lamp should go out. If it does not, a diagnostic trouble code has been stor...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 5.6 V8 GAS

  • Remove air dam using power tool.
  • Remove engine front undercover using power tool.
  • Drain engine coolant from radiator into a suitable container.
  • Remove air duct and resonator assembly.
  • Remove reservoir tank hoses. Remove reservoir tank hose from radiator. Remove reservoir tank return hose from engine.
  • Removal radiator hoses (upper and lower). Be careful not to allow engine coolant to contact drive belts.
  • Disconnect A/T fluid cooler hoses. Install blind plug to avoid leakage of A/T fluid.
  • Remove radiator shroud (lower). Release tabs, pull radiator shroud (lower) rearwards and down to r...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect wiring harness connector from air cleaner case.
  • Remove air cleaner duct and resonator assembly, then place air cleaner assembly aside.
  • Rotate or lift belt te...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2008 Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • BCM
  • Steering Column
  • Tire Pressure Warning Check Connector
  • Body Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0 V6 GASBody Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • BCM
  • Left Front Door Switch
  • Sunroof Switch
  • Sunroof Motor
  • Sunroof Motor Harness Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2008 Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE OFF-ROAD 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE OFF-ROAD 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Combination Meter
  • Engine Control Module
  • 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Combination Switch
  • Ignition Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Key Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: SUNROOF DOES NOT OPERATE PROPERLY
    Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 5.6 V8 GAS
    Document: A/C SYSTEM O-RING SEAL LEAKS
    Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 5.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Heating, A/C, Ventilation, Defogger
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 Nissan Pathfinder 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 2008 Nissan Pathfinder 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 2008 Nissan Pathfinder 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 2008 Nissan Pathfinder 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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