Fel-Pro is a leading brand of gaskets and sealing solutions in the automotive aftermarket. Got the grill out without breaking off any clips. Gently wiggle the assy forward and it will come out. This is a reply to an old post, and now it is the summer of 2012, and being a third owner of a 2001, I ran into this problem. Remove the electric throttle control actuator.
When you change the headlight on your Pathfinder, it is important to not touch the glass part of the bulb with your fingers because the oil from your fingertips will cause that part of the bulb to burn hotter, which significantly shortens the life of the bulb. By pulling mostly on the lower end of the cord, I was able to get the lamp out without any damage to the clip. When removing the spark plug wires I noticed a lot of sand around the plugs. Starting in the lower corners, gently pry the entire interior panel from the hatch, and leave it hanging from the wiper area near the glass. Trustworthy advice provided by our helpful staff allows you to find exactly what you need in a timely manner. Thank you for choosing fixya.
This is done by 1st, remove door lock plastic knob,Leave the window all the way down while completing the complete procedure,s. My 04 is starting to get old,, so with that some minor problems. You'll need a long phillips screwdriver to get these. The fender side of the taillight is snapped on. Your Nissan Pathfinder combines the best of both worlds. You have to remove the headlight to get to the back. There are two hex head bolts that hold the tail light assembly in place.
It is pretty much ment to last a long time and when it does go. Well if you're just changing the bulb it's shockingly easy. Now that I have removed the assembly, and realize where the fastener is located, I think spraying down on top of it was most effective. One of them is accessible through the access hole… 1. . Once released, unplg the harness from the bulb and replace bulb. Hey Guys, Just wanted to say thanks for the help on this topic.
You will need to get a can of compressed air to blow out the sand. The problem with this design is that the metal pin that holds the enclosure to the car gets rusted after a while and expands. You can download it by clicking. As it's a 2000 model, I imagine that you're starting to have little problems surface. On top of the grill, turn the square plastic retainers a little to the left and… Funny. The first 5 plugs were easy to change. Depends on the specific coil though.
Remove the tabs, the cover and then remove the cabin air filter. For more information go to. Stuck on one at the moment. After that you need to carefully pull the headliner off and make sure that you remember that there is a fastener of some type near the middle of the headliner. You'll need a ten millimeter socket wrench and an extension to get at the ten mm bolt that holds the coil in. Disconnect the harness connectors and harness brackets around ignition coil sides. There is just one 10mm both holding it in place.
Both of mine broke while removing them, I pray it is a long time before I have to replace the bulbs on the current ones. At this point, you can probably wiggle the light assembly, but there is plastic pin in a nylon grommet that is usually stuck. No need, it actually comes out easy using the screwdriver. If your Pathfinder has this type of bulb, we do not recommend that you attempt to change it yourself. Once you removed those two parts, you will be able to locate the headlamp screws.
Remove pull handle from the inside of the hatch 2 screws under pop panels. How do i remove the front facia on the bumper? Now go back to the transmission and there are… Well first you need to remove door panel,s. You just pop the hood and remove the wire thats plugged into the back of the bulb, then twist off the plastic cap that secures the bulb, then pull out the bulb, reverse the order to install your new bulb, hope that helps someone! It might be easier to loosen or remove the center radiator support bracket on which the hood release is mounted in order to get to the back of that clip. I uploaded the procedure in. I used the Bosch Platinum 4. The last one seems to be hidden behind the engine and I was unable to… Open the back hatch door. On the arm rest you will see a Round plastic cap, remove this with a small blade screwdriver, under the cap is a Phillips head screw, you will then need to remove this screw, put all pieces in the glove box,,,,this way they wont end up on… on a v6 engine you will need to remove the rad shroud to make room.
There is a black plastic ring that you must turn to get the bulb to release. Thanks for the info guys. Replacement brand parts are the most affordable solution for your replacement needs! You might as well go ahead and change the t belt at the same time. The novice will find that the grill removal is simple once it is understood that there are just 5 plastic clips that hold it into place. It has a timing chain. This is tough because you can't see it - but do your best.
Then consult your owner's manual for the turn signal light bulb replacement procedure. After that you will see a 10mm nut on either side holding the metal grille trim to each fender. Remove the phillips screw below the headlight holding the grill on on each light. Now I have a non-stick lens assembly that - for now - smells buttery. The Nissan manual states there is only one adjusting screw for the headlight, but I believe if the light was very high or low, the clip that that elusive bolt attaches through could be used to make an adjustment to the height. I just did it in 15 minutes after putting it off for over a year! I used a flat head screwdriver to leverage it from the grill side forward. The bolt can be removed with a Phillips head screwdriver or a socket.