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Nissan Pathfinder 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 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks from 1990+

Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 1993-95 -> System Inspection -> Compressor -> Condenser -> Evaporator -> Receiver/Drier -> Refrigerant Line Restrictions -> Thermostatic Expansion Valve
Vehicle: 1994 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.0 V6 GAS

While a detailed diagnostic procedure for all air conditioning systems would be impractical due to the many variations in construction and operation, there are three fundamental components of a total diagnosis:

  • Refrigerant systems must have an adequate, but not excessive charge.
  • Determination must be made whether the refrigerant system is governed by a cycling clutch compressor or by valves which control evaporator pressure.
  • The air distribution system (blower motor, switches, vacuum lines and air ducts) must be operational before checking the refrigera...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks from 1990+.

NISSAN, DISC BRAKES -> FRONT DISC BRAKE SERVICE -> BRAKE PAD, REPLACE -> CALIPER OVERHAUL -> CALIPER, REPLACE
Vehicle: 1991 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.0 V6 GAS

BRAKE PAD, REPLACE

  • Raise and support front of vehicle and remove wheel.
  • Remove brake hose lock spring if necessary and lower pin bolt Figs. through , then pivot caliper body upwards.
  • Remove pad retainers, inner and outer shims and the pads.
  • Install new inner pad and pivot caliper downward.
  • Compress piston(s) by inserting bar through caliper opening and prying against torque member.
  • Pivot caliper upwards, then install outer pad, inner and outer shims and pad retainers.
  • Position caliper body and ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

Nissan/Datsun -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Gasoline Engines -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada 5.6 V8 GAS

Normal Service

Service as ...

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

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE OFF-ROAD 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 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Reset Procedures
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 V6 GAS

The Low Tire Pressure Warning lamp will illuminate briefly as a bulb check when the ignition switch is placed in the On position. This system uses radio frequency pressure sensors which monitor pressure in all 4 tires. When operating the vehicle at a speed above 25 mp...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2009 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground and positive terminals.
  • Remove engine undercover.
  • Remove exhaust manifold cover from bank 1 exhaust manifold to gain access to starter cover bolts.
  • Remove starter cover bolts and starter cover.
  • Disconnect terminal 1 connector and...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Nissan -> 2008-09 Frontier & Pathfinder & 2009 Xterra
Vehicle: 2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 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 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Nissan -> Maintenance Messages -> Pathfinder
Vehicle: 1993 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.0 V6 GAS

The Vehicle Information Display will display a maintenance notification when engine oil, oil filter, tire inflation pressure check and tire rotation are due. To reset maintenance message proceed as follows:

  • Press INFO button on control.
  • Using joy stick sele...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks from 1990+

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1991 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.0 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
  • Remove hose from heater core.
  • Reposition hose clamp at cylinder head.
  • Remove hose from cylinder head.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Outlet

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
  • ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Nissan Pathfinder cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2009 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 Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

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

Door Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 GASDoor Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • BCM
  • Right Front Power Window Switch
  • Left Front Door Power Lock Switch
  • Left Rear Door Power Window Switch
  • Right Front Door Power Window Switch
  • Body Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 V6 GASBody Components Diagram for 2008 Nissan Pathfinder S 4.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Steering Pressure Sensor
  • Fuel Pump
  • Fuel Level Sensor
  • EVAP Control System Pressure Sensor
  • EVAP Canister Vent Control Valve
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

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

    1996 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Injector 5
  • Fuel Injector 4
  • Fuel Injector 1
  • Fuel Injector 2
  • Fuel Injector 3
  • 1990 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Speed Sensor
  • Battery
  • A/T Control Unit
  • Stop Lamp Sw
  • Inhibitor Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: DTC P1491 (VACUUM CUT VALVE BYPASS VALVE) DIAGNOSIS
    Vehicle: 2001 Nissan Pathfinder 3.5 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
  • Document: BELT/POLY-GROOVE - INSTALLATION/ALIGNMENT
    Vehicle: 1990 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Cooling, Water Pump, Drive Belts, Pulleys
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Nissan Pathfinder AUTOMOBILES

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