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Replacing knock sensor 1996 pathfinder. Where is it and how do i replace it?

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The knock sensor is the top middle most sensor usually screwed into a solid part of hte engine with wires going to it. You can use an open ended wrench to take it off, in most cases. It's not a hard replacement. Engine Control Component Locations Engine control component locations replacing knock sensor 1996 pathfinder - nissan-04-00-5522.gif

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