Question about 1996 Nissan Pathfinder
1997 Nissan pathfinder has spark and I smell fuel outside of the vehicle but it wont start
The main fuel relay is located on fuse box No.1 and its located on the left side of the engine compartment, you going to see three relays together from left to right 1 ECCS relay, 2 Clutch interlock relay and 3 is the fuel relay.
Posted on Jan 06, 2013
Stand by the gas tank while someone turns the key to ON. Listen for the fuel pump to come on for a second or two as it should. It will only come on for about two seconds to pressurize the fuel system, then shut off and only come on again when the engine is cranked. If you hear it, then the pump is working. Hence, you would smell gas after cranking the car a bit. If no sound from the pump, look for the relay in the power distribution box under the hood. The box's cover should have a diagram for fuel pump location. Or your owner's manual might show it.
Posted on Jan 06, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If you engine is a 2.4 liter it's on the passenger side center of the engine compartment, the hoses from the fuel filter conncts to the throttle assembly . You may have to remove the air filter housing to see it. It is a round canister hoses held on with fuel line clamps. hope this helps
Posted on Apr 06, 2009
There is a relay on the rh passenger side kick panel above the automatic transmission module that is controlled by the ECU through the MAF sensor that controls your fuel to the engine so the air / fuel mixture is correct. I fixed a pathfinder one time with a similar stalling problem.
Posted on Jun 09, 2009
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