During both incidences the vehicle had a full tank of fuel and showed no indications of trouble. There should have been a recall but most likely deemed too expensive to perform. All internal engine parts including: pistons, piston rings, piston pins, crankshaft and main bearings, connecting rods and rod bearings, camshaft and camshaft bearings, timing chain and timing gears, intake and exhaust valves, valve springs, seals, guides, oil pump, push rods, rocker arms and shafts. I bought all three of those. The approximate date of the faiilure was December 12, 2012. The timing chain fixture can not keep the chain tight.
The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who stated that the crank position sensor needed to be replaced. This should be a safety recall. I finally gave up because I had no time or garage for complete diagnostics. It is a high quality product perfect for your maintenance and restoration projects. To buy a particular engine, you may or call our sales canter at 1-866-612-9788 with the stock number.
The failure occurred multiple times. The manufacturer was not notified. The milage at time of purchase was 120,000 the milage on vehicle at the time of failure 121,000. Note that the wire for the variable damping function is not included with the solid rubber version of this mount. Hopefully someone will read this and prevent the disaster.
The contact stated that the timing chain slack quide. This is a known serious defect with the engine that was also installed in maxima, Altima, and X-terra. While driving various speeds, the engine stalled without warning. I drive my children in that van and bought it because I thought it would be a safe and comfortable vehicle to drive. Why buy a new crate Nissan Quest engine and pay double? All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. I will ship fast for you. The problem is currently the subject of class action lawsuit.
The contact have not had any repairs made on the vehicle. I urge you to please make Nissan fix the defective motor mounts problems there is plenty of evidence on this our motor mounts now have to be replaced every 4 months because they keep going bad costing 1200 dollars each time they are a bad design and is urgent to be fixed because they help control transmission engagement thank you. Please make sure to read the engine description below and in particular match the engine size with your vehicle's motor specifications. Noise, vibration and sounds indicating imminent failure of one or more valvetrain components in the vehicle's 3. I was told its a lifter tapping and may come and go but not worth repairing because it will cost a lot of money and it really doesn't effect performance. I'll never buy a Nissan again.
Also the issue happens over time typically between 70K-120K miles therefore most vehicles that have this problem will be out of warranty and they won't cover it. My brother has same van told me he had to replace the timing chain. I am now without a vehicle. I just cannot afford to spend that kind of money for this. Very poor way to do business but they got what they wanted I suppose.
Come to find out we all had the same issue, the timing chain tensioner was not applying the correct amount of pressure to the guide due to a defect in engine design that causes the plastic on the guide to break and slip down. The bracket attached to this mount is not included reuse or order from the dealer. They were very puzzled and told me that I need to take car to Nissan Dealer. I brought it into a different shop, they said it had a bad throttle. If catastrophic engine failure due to this happens on the highway which we travel almost every day , this would leave the vehicle completely crippled and unable to steer out of the way of any danger. Purchase used Nissan Quest engines from dependable salvage yards network that offers up to 3-year warranty and free freight! Few of my friend told me after the fact that you have to replace timing belt or chair after 60000 miles, which I did not know.
We will never process your order before verifying with you the engine information! It's a shame Nissan doesn't see the value of potentially saving its customers lives vs. This causes slack in the timing chain which in turn caused the rapid tapping noise as it struck the inside of the engine. I currently await to hear from a supervisor to give them an earful and to find out the reasons why it will not be fixed. We carry an extensive inventory of used, overstock and surplus engines for all Nissan Quest applications including gasoline and diesel engines. Sooner or later someone is going to be injured if not killed in a motor vehicle accident from this if not already. Very upset I paid cash for it and it was new! Also the Dealership staff was very professional and helpful, but I'm the one that lost big money.
All of our engines are pulled from running cars in Japan. The dealer offered no assistance as far as knowing that the timing chain was an issue. Problem is known to Nissan; addressed in a service bulletin in 2004. Nissan Consumer Affairs even told me that they will not cover the cost of repairs. The cost of making necessary repairs. On another occasion while I was driving the vehicle around town I experienced a similar incident when again without warning the van shut completely off as I was approaching an intersection on a red light. Available for a variety of vehicle applications, these give utmost protection for the bottom part of your vehicle with brand new engine splash shields! I am very concerned about this problem with my vehicle since learning about what could happen should it fail.