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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 5:39 AM

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1995 nissan maxima se Sign In

my car bucks bad then shuts off. sometimes it turns back on but turns rite back off again. put it on a comp. and it gave me these codes. p0100 mass air flow, p0733 gear 3 incorrect ratio, p1320 manuf. misfire, p1335 misfire, p1400 manuf. control aux. emission controls (egr solenoid). these are the codes that were given to me. could 1 or 2 of these be causing all these other codes


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Oct 16, 2009, 5:51 AM

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Re: 1995 nissan maxima se Sign In

Do you have a K&N air filter on this?



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 5:52 AM

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no still factory. but air filter is new


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Oct 16, 2009, 5:57 AM

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You want to approach these codes one at a time and clear the others as you resolve them starting with the Mass Air Flow code.That's the one causing the driveabilty problems. Make sure you don't have a plugged up converter causing that.



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 6:03 AM

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about 2 wks ago i took my intake apart and cleaned it. i cleaned the inside of the carb.. a lil better but still stalling. at that time i also changed all plugs and ignition coils. i was going to change the maf till i saw the price. thats y i posted to get ur opinion


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Oct 16, 2009, 6:26 AM

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The sensor could be bad but it really need to be diagnosed accurately. Having a scan tool would be very helpful. Make sure there are no holes or leaks in the intake snorkel between the sensor and the throttle body.



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 6:33 AM

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Re: 1995 nissan maxima se Sign In

should i change the egr valve as well?


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Oct 16, 2009, 6:39 AM

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Not necessarily.......... Remove it and see if there is any carbon caught in the pintle preventing it from closing all the way. The whole system would have to be tested. There are other components to the EGR system.



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 6:47 AM

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the mechanic checked my car out and came up with the maf and egr. so asked him to put it on the comp. anyway and it showed the same thing


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Oct 16, 2009, 6:49 AM

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Well, that depends on whether he knows what he's doing or not. Just having a code set referring to those items does not automatically mean the item is the cause. It needs to be diagnosed properly to determine the real cause.



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 6:53 AM

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ur absolutely rite. so im gonna change the maf like u said originally and take it from there. when im done how can i shut chk engine light off n reset codes.


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Oct 16, 2009, 7:21 AM

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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 7:27 AM

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thank you for the diagram thats going to help me alot. can u tell me where the ecm is? lol


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Oct 16, 2009, 7:29 AM

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Should be under the front of the console.



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 7:33 AM

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oh ok i think i know where it is. i think i saw it when i installed my alarm. thanks again you are definately a great help. my cruise control isnt working either. should i post a new thread for that


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Oct 16, 2009, 7:40 AM

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Yes



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bkdragon
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Oct 16, 2009, 7:41 AM

Post #17 of 17 (1255 views)
Re: 1995 nissan maxima se Sign In

ok thanks






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