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you need to bleed your master cylinder also. you are going to need help pumping on the brakes. and you can bleed your brakes on the master cylinder lines just you bleed your brakes.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Jan 22, 2018


Turbo is not boosting

1997 Nissan... | Answered on May 28, 2017


Many times, rear tires that are out of round or severely cupped or feathered, or that are out of balance can create this type of issue. My first recommendation would be to have them and the wheels on the rear of the car inspected. There may not seem like there is much wrong visibly if you look at just the tread of the tires, but a good tire tech can spin them up and give you some solutions, and the inspection itself is inexpensive. Hope this helps.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on May 08, 2016


you will need a timing light to be able to adjust the distributor to make the timing 8 btdc otherwise you have no other way of checking it .

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Jan 19, 2016


We do not have this model in the USA so have no tech info on it. Sorry

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Sep 27, 2015


If you indeed are getting no spark on any plugs, check your plug wire that runs from the rotor to your ignition coil- the one that doesn't go to the engine. Make sure the internal connections didn't pull out and get crushed back in or fall out. Try one of your other plug wires on it and see if it fires- won't run good but you will see difference and be done troubleshooting. Other than that, you bought the rotor button and and rotor as a set right? Make sure the button metal tip is contacting the cap. If you got the wrong one, it may sit too low for the contacts even if it is long enuff. If you were getting spark, I would just say you got the firing order wrong.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Jul 28, 2015


You need the door keys to shut the alarm off ,drivers side door put keys in and turn.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Jun 16, 2015


Check engine light on? Report codes.
Are oil and coolant full? Top them off.
Need tune up?

1997 Nissan... | Answered on May 08, 2015


Have u already fixed the problem? disconnect the battery terminals

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Mar 19, 2015


There should be no oil in the distributor. Replace it. Oil will cause the spark to go anywhere. Most likely to a ground. The distributor base.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Nov 02, 2014


You'll need to change the distributor, as the distributor shaft oil seal has gone bad. Without sufficient spark, you'll have no power. Don't forget a new cap/rotor.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Oct 30, 2014


The base model is 175/70R13

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Sep 12, 2014


The tire size depends on which of the three models you have. The base model came with P175/70R13, the SE model came with P175/65R14, and the SE-R came with P195/55R15. Check the sticker on the drivers side door jamb and/or owners manual.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Sep 11, 2014


It could be that you have picked up a batch of dirty fuel that has clogged the gauze input filter that is part of the fuel pump inside the fuel tank.
You will need to remove the pump assembly from the tank. Access to it is usually through a removable plate in the floor under the back seat. Once you have the pump assembly out allow the gauze filter to dry. You can assess the amount of clogging by shining a torch through the gauze and see how much light comes through. Clean it by brushing with an old tooth brush and blowing clean with compressed air. If there is a lot of dirt/rust in the tank, try draining it. You may have to repeat the cleaning process again in few months if the symptoms appear again.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Jul 02, 2014


you can adjust the tension by moving one or both bars. on one end it should sit in one of three notches. I have moved mine by hand but you may need a screwdriver or pry bar on some cars. also depending on the car, you may want to put something to protect your rear window. As some have alot of tension and may spring out, and hit the window. Just try different positions till you get your desired effect. And a last note sometimes the bars become bent or really weak from use. And may require to be replaced. If so then they can be ordered from the dealer.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Mar 23, 2014


go to where you purchased the aftermarket unit as most shops have professional fitters on the premises to fit it after purchase.

1997 Nissan... | Answered on Mar 20, 2014

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