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Losing power at acceleration making noise from timing chain area

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Hi just replaced water pump, timing chain and plugs. 1st initial test proved that timing was off. 2nd attempt re-aligned chain and now dashboard is displaying check engine and VOC. I have a 2004 Nissan Maxima

Posted on Dec 30, 2010

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