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Nissan troubleshooting have a 1996 pathfinder I need to know why my trans wont shift until it warms up we drive it until it shifts before getting on the hiway somebody told me its the mass air flow s ive been having running problems too ps help

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You need to change filter and fuid and add a bottle of lucas trans.treatment

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If you have an engine light on, get it scanned. It sounds like you may have a bad tps.

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check for switch batt volts on a scaner could be sol pack or tcm. also look at input and output speed sensors

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I have a 1993 nissan pathfinder automatic transmission and it will not move in first gear.it willl move in all other gears,in drive it wont shift out of second unless i push the overdrive button,what


check ecu fuse.your problem could be vechicle speed sensor also. if you dont see any ecu check engine light fuse either blowed or bulb burned out.but if ecu not working vechicle wont shift correct.

Dec 08, 2012 | 1993 Nissan Pathfinder

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These pathfinders have a major common problem and there is no technical service bulletin. Does your pathfinder have a hard (jerking)1-2 gear shift? does it have a hard shift in any other gears, when downshifting, or comming to a stop? Is your coolant a grey cooler or is your trans fluid bad? check your coolant on top of the radiator (when its cold) or in the coolant reservoir. Check your transmission fluid with the trans dip stick (with engine on). <br /> <br /> What is happening is the trans fluid cooler (on the bottom of the radiator) and radiator are cracking and trans fluid and coolant fluid are mixing together. If you catch this problem very very early it might be possible to fix it with a simple flush coolant and tanns flush and new radiator. But in most cases it requires a new transmission and new radiator and major flushing. It will probably happen to all pathfinders for these years, just depends on when. go to the dealership for check ups and check your coolant fluid, trans fluid, and shifting often to diag it quickly.

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1993 pathfinder w auto trans wont shift out of second gear.it does shift in overdrive mode?


It must be giving you a code as to what is going on here. It sounds like you have a bad silenoid to me. It will be inside ya trans on the valve body. Check and see what codes are comming up on it.

Dec 04, 2012 | 1993 Nissan Pathfinder

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94 nissan pathfinder auto 4x4 shifts into second about 35 mph but wont shift out of second


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The engine and transmission in this cars drive train are fully electronically controlled by a computer called the PCM (Power Train Control Module). Whenever a problem like this occurs the computer stores a record of the problem (there are of course some exceptions to this, like the fuel pump for instance) in the form of a fault code in its memory, to read these fault codes you must have the systems memory scanned with a special tool. Once the fault code(s) are read you then must perform the appropriate diagnostic testing to find and resolve the problem(s) DO NOT REPLACE ANY PARTS UNTIL THE DIAGNOSIS & TESTING IS COMPLETED.

Jul 09, 2012 | 1994 Nissan Pathfinder

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1989 pathfinder transmission 3spd w/ overdrive works great when first started, then downshifting starts way early, started after alternater wentbad


Do you mean upshifting starts way early? Going from 2nd to 3rd in other words?
Ireally don't know your transmission,but the alternator problem might've possibly spiked and hurt your shifting solenoids in the ******. don-ohio (:^)

Nov 14, 2011 | 1989 Nissan Pathfinder

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I have a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder SE V6 with an automatic trans that doesn't shift up unless I release the gas pedal while driving. It was making a fluttering sound that I noticed when shifting to the next...


the computer is not reading the wheel speed/throttle position properly. in this case there should be codes stored on the computer in the trans which might tell you why it wont shift properly. Take it to autozone and get them to scan codes from the computer, then come back and let us know if there are any.

May 26, 2010 | 1995 Nissan Pathfinder

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1995 nissan pathfinder wont go over 30


get towed to trans shop and spend 1500-2500 to get a new tranny.

a free trans check should be available.

get 3 quotes before doing any work.

Aug 31, 2009 | 1995 Nissan Pathfinder

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'98 subaru wont shift from 1st unless rpms are high- morning only


When you first start driving it usually takes atleast 4 miles to warm the transmission to operating temperature. The temp of the motor may say it is warmed up, But, the trans fluid and differential fluid only begins to warm as you drive and the parts are actually working. THe computer has sensors that keep the trans from shifting to OD until the temp is up as not to add stress to the motor until warmed properly. Hope this helps and have a good day.

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