Question about 2002 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

ENGINE IS HEATED QUICKLY

NISSAN MAXIMA - 2003 ENGINE IS GETTING HEATED QUICKLY .THE NEEDLE IN TEMPERATURE METER IS EXCEEDING MORE THAN HALF EASILY.PL. ADVICE

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 775 Answers

If the coolant is low enough, there will be air/space at the top of the engine. where the temperature sensor is located. also where the thermostat is located. air heats up much quicker than water. an abnormally fast rise in temperature might be due to the temperature sensor getting hot because not ehough coolant is flowing through the system. to check coolant level, wait until the engine is cold. remove the radiator cap by pushing down on the cap with the palm of your hand and turn counter clockwise. there will be a safety stop about half way around. this is to prevent the cap from blowing off in the event of pressure build up. again, push the cap down and turn to remove. if you see no coolant, there is a leak in the system. fill with the proper anti freeze. note the quantity. get the leak fixed.

the thermostat may be bad if there is no leak. have it replaced.

there could be a collapsed hose restricting flow

the temperature sensor may be bad, but you would probably get a check engine light

the water pump may be bad, but you should hear some noise if that were the cases.

my bet is a leak or the thremost

Posted on Jun 04, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Nissan maxima se 1991 location of coolant temperature sensor


1991 Nissan/Datsun Maxima 3.0L FI SOHC 6cyl

The Coolant Temperature Sensoris located:

Under hood, center, front engine area, mounted in driver side front of cylinder head.Here's a link to what it look's like.

Duralast Coolant Temperature Sensor SU405 Read Reviews on Duralast SU405

Apr 07, 2017 | 1991 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Dashboard light comes on with brakes are applied in 2003 nissan maxima and radio display goes off inside car when headlights are turned on


check battery volts should be 12.6 volts use digital volt meter sound like battery weak or battery cables or battery post terminals corroded need cleaning.if battery good you have electrical problem.

Apr 11, 2013 | 2003 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Heater blowing but its not getting hot


Has your engine thermostat been replaced recently? When they get old, the usually get stuck iin the open position. This causes the engine to take a considerable amount of time to get to operating temperature, causing you to be without heat inside the car.

Oct 08, 2012 | 2003 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

2003 Nissan Maxima SE tachometer clock


Its not a clock its just calculates the time it took to make trip. The display at the bottom of the tachometer area is a "TRIP COMPUTER". It shows OUTSIDE AIR TEMPERATURE, DISTANCE TO EMPTY, AVERAGE FUEL COMSUMPTION, AVERAGE SPEED and JOURNEY TIME. Press the "TRIP" button on the steering wheel to change through the modes. Holding the "TRIP" button for more than one second will reset the mode.

Dec 20, 2009 | 2003 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Engine temp rising.


Change the thermostat & it would be good to flush & fill the cooling system.

Jun 21, 2009 | 1996 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Ac blows hot air


Before doing anything I would have the freon level in your AC system checked, freon leaks are quite common and easily repairable by a specialist.

May 31, 2009 | 2003 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

2001 Nissan Maxima service engine light stays on code from Auto Zone scanner is PO139 and PO138. What should my next step be to solve this problem.


code p 0138 refers to 2 items
1--heated oxygen sensor(HO2S) 2 bank 1--high voltage ==causes --wiring short to positive --HO2S---ECM
2--oxygen sensor (O2S) 2 bank 1--high voltage ===causes wiring short to positive ---ECM
code p 0139 refers to 2 items
1--- heated oxygen sensor (HO2S) 2 bank 1--slow response ===causes --heating inoperative --wiring--ECM
2--oxygen sensor (o2S) 2 bank 1 slow response ===causes --wiring --- O2S

heated oxygen sensors9HO2S) are in the exhaust manifold before the cat converter
Oxygen sensors (O2S) are after the cat converter
it is indicated that the HO2S is faulty-
check the wiring and /or replace both sensors

Nov 16, 2017 | 2001 Nissan Maxima

3 Answers

Unstable idle


You will need to check the Mass airflow sensor and the Idle position sensor.

May 09, 2009 | 1996 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Engine oil going into the radiator on my 2003 nissan maxima


See if the intake has blown a gasket it could be leaking water into theoil. If its getting hot then you probly have a blown head gasket. Julie

Apr 06, 2009 | 2003 Nissan Maxima

2 Answers

1988 Nissan Maxima/ Fuel Delivery


It might be the mass air flow sensor

Jul 02, 2008 | 1987 Nissan Maxima

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Nissan Maxima Logo

271 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nissan Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76673 Answers

Phil Lovisek
Phil Lovisek

Level 3 Expert

726 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Are you a Nissan Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...