Question about 2005 Nissan Pathfinder
2005 nissan pathfinder SE. 40,000 + miles. when i accelerate at low speeds, i hear a rattle. it almost sounds like a diesel pick- up accelerating. any thoughts?
Had the same issue, had someone look and it seems the noise was caused by heat shield being loose covering exhaust system. Have that checked out.
Posted on Feb 07, 2009
This bulletin has been amended as of 10/31/05. The Parts Information section has been revised. No other content has been changed. Discard all previous versions of this bulletin. IF YOU CONFIRM: There is a rattle noise coming from the Variable Induction Air Control System (VIAS) Power Valve Actuator / Intake Manifold Collector at engine speeds around 2,200 RPM. AND The rattle noise can be controlled (stopped and started) by using CONSULT-II to turn the VIAS S/V "ON" and "OFF". NOTE: You must use CONSULT-II "Active Test" for VIAS system to confirm the rattle noise. Refer to the Service Procedure (page 3) for the CONSULT-II procedure. ACTION: Repair the Intake Manifold Collector. Refer to the Service Procedure (page 4). Confirm the incident is resolved by using CONSULT-II "Active Test" for VIAS system. See this bulletin for further detail.
Posted on Oct 30, 2010
Classic sound of pinking !
Possible dodgy fuel ?
Check for possible air leak.
Good Luck !
Posted on Jan 15, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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