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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 Nissan Sentra 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 Sentra cars and light trucks from 1990+

    Import Compressor Service -> Zexel Compressor -> Compressor Clutch Service -> DKS-13CH, DKS-15CH & DKS-17CH Compressors -> DKS-16H Compressor -> DKV-14C & DKV-14D Compressor -> Replacement -> V-6 Compressor
    Vehicle: 2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8 L4 GAS

    Replacement

    DKV-14C & DKV-14D Compressor
    • Install tool No. J-33939, or equivalent, hold clutch plate, then remove clutch assembly to shaft center bolt, Fig. .
    • Install puller tool No. J-33944-A and forcing screw tool No. J-33944-4, or equivalents, remove driveplate, Fig. .
    • Remove adjusting shims, Figs. and .
    • Install snap ring pliers, remove snap ring.
    • Remove pulley using a suitable puller, Fig. .
    • Disconnect field coil lead wire, then remove field coil.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Drum Brakes -> Brake Service -> Altima -> Frontier, Pathfinder & Pickup -> Quest -> Sentra & 200SX -> Xterra
    Vehicle: 1998 Nissan Sentra 2.0 L4 GAS

    Altima

    • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove rear wheels.
    • Fully release parking brake.
    • Remove brake drum, if drum is hard to remove, proceed as follows:
      • Remove plug from rear side of backing plate.
      • Using a suitable tool, push stopper towards backing plate to gain clearance between brake shoe and drum as shown in Fig. .
      • Install two bolts into outside of brake drum as shown in Fig. , then gradually tighten the two bolts until drum separates from the brake shoes.
    • Push in shoe hold-down pins from behind backing plate, Fig. .
    • Pull out brake shoes.
    • Using pliers, remove lower return s...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Nissan/Datsun -> Component Locations -> 1991-99 Sentra & 200SX
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.6 L4 GAS

    Refer to...

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

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

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front
    Vehicle: 1998 Nissan Sentra 1.6 L4 GAS

    Front

    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
    • Remove wheel bearing locknut. Suspend knuckle with mechanics wire to avoid stretching caliper brake hose. Do not pull or twist brake hose. Tie rod does not need to be disconnected from knuckle.
    • Remove clip and separate brake hose from strut.
    • Remove strut lower mounting bolts.
    • Remove cotter pin and nut securing lower ball joint to knuckle.
    • Strike knuckle with a soft hammer and pull down control arm to separate lower ball joint from knuckle.
    • Separate driveshaft...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra 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 Sentra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

    Relearn Procedures -> Activation -> ID Registration -> Less Activation Tool -> With Activation Tool
    Vehicle: 2007 Nissan Sentra 2.0 L4 GAS

    Activation

    The activation procedure must be performed after replacing or rotating tire and wheels, replacing tire pressure sensor or BCM.

    • With Nissan sensor activation tool J-45295, or equivalent, pushed against the LF sensor, press and hold the activation tool button 5 seconds, Fig.
    • With the ignition switch On, as the low tire pressure warning lamp blinks, Fig. , the respective sensor then must be initialized.
    • Register the ID of tire pressure sensor that low tire pressure warning lamp blinks. When Activation of registered wheel has been completed, turn signal lamp blinks two ti...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1994 Nissan Sentra SE 1.6 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Loosen alternator adjusting bolt.
    • Remove alternator drive belt.
    • Remove two alternat...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Nissan -> 2003-06 Sentra
    Vehicle: 2006 Nissan Sentra SE-R 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 Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Nissan -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1998 Nissan Sentra 2.0 L4 GAS

    This lamp will be illuminated when the automatic transmission fluid temperature is excessive. When...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1999 Nissan Sentra 2.0 L4 GAS

    • When performing ra...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Nissan Sentra GLE 1.6 L4 GAS

    • Loosen lock nut on alternator.
    • Loosen adjusting bolt on alternator.
    • Remove alternator and air conditioning compressor drive belt.
    • Loosen lock nut on power steering pump.
    • Loosen adjusting bo...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Evaporative Emission System Components Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra  2.5 L4 GASEvaporative Emission System Components Diagram for 2004 Nissan Sentra 2.5 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • EVAP Canister Purge Volume Control Solenoid Valve
  • EVAP Service Port
  • Intake Manifold Collector
  • Engine Control Components Diagram for 2005 Nissan Sentra S 1.8 L4 GASEngine Control Components Diagram for 2005 Nissan Sentra S 1.8 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • ECM Relay
  • TCM
  • EVAP Control System Pressure Sensor
  • EVAP Canister Vent Control Valve
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Engine Control Module
  • 2007 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2007 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Intelligent Key Unit
  • Key Switch And Ignition Knob Switch
  • Intelligent Key Warning Buzzer
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: OIL PAN REMOVAL CAUTION - DIP STICK - VG30I/E & DE
    Vehicle: 1991 Nissan Sentra 1.6 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Gasoline Engines
  • Document: PAINT GUARD FILM - TIMING OF REMOVAL - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1994 Nissan Sentra SE 1.6 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Finishes, Body Structure, Frame, Bumpers
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Nissan Sentra AUTOMOBILES

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