Question about 1994 Nissan Altima
Car runs fine,but after driving the car for awhile it shut-off ! then you start it back up after a couple time it restarts in run
I have seen this problem befor on this car you can clean it out but in tim it will doit again replace the dsittributor this proble was from models 1993 to earlie 1997 nissan changed it up becouse of this hope this helps some one
Posted on Oct 08, 2012
Look for oil under the distributor cap. If you see any spots or puddles of oil under it you have the ubiquitous oil leak coming through the distributor issue. I had the same problem with my 94 Altima.
Carefully take off the distributor cap, get some contact cleaner and spray down the encoder wheel and wipe out the excess oil. "Be careful, if you chip or break the encoder wheel you'll be shopping for another distributor shaft!!" You may want to replace the gasket on the cap if you feel ambitious (However I never did and since cleaning out the distributor my Altima has been running great for the last 15K miles...)
Posted on Jan 03, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 21, 2015 | 1994 Saturn Sc
Jan 18, 2014 | 1985 Nissan Sentra 2 Door
Oct 08, 2013 | Dodge Durango Cars & Trucks
Dec 04, 2012 | 1988 Ford Ranger
Aug 10, 2012 | Chevrolet Cars & Trucks
Sep 16, 2011 | 1995 Nissan Maxima
Aug 18, 2011 | Nissan Xterra Cars & Trucks
Aug 30, 2009 | 1995 Nissan Quest
Aug 03, 2009 | 2003 Nissan Sentra
311 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!