1998 Nissan Altima GXE has a timing chain.
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timing chain diagram for 1998 Nissan altima
The 1993-1998 Nissan Quest has a timing belt.
On the left side of the engine when you standing facing the engine.. Its almost in inline with struts.. if u can tell where it is.
It is a two piece chain set, for sure..
shoud be in timing cover on front
How to remove the front bumper to a 1998 Nissan Altima?
The 1998 Nissan Frontier 4 cylinder 2.4 engine has a timing chain as well as a tensioner assembly that over time will wear and need replacement!
when it breaks More info here: http://www.nissanforums.com/l30-1998-2001-altima/125696-timing-belt-chain.html
The 1998 Infiniti I30 & Nissan Maxima doesn't have a timing belt. It uses a timing chain.
It has a timing belt which must be changed every 106,000 miles.
No. There are many things that have to happen to blow an engine in this manner. Your engine went out of time as soon as your chain broke and this will sometimes sound like it blew sky high. Replace the timing chain and get it timed and it should be ok.
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