I just did this last weekend... it is not real easy but is NOT impossible.. You just have to get a medium sized extension and you need like a knuckle type reducer or attchment for your plug socket that has adjustable angles... i was initially worried i would not be able to get enough torque but had no problem. use the housing as a guide for the angle of your wrench and take note of the plug boot's angle when you remove the boot... after the boot is removed you can actually see the plug from the left side (passenger side) of the engine... hope it helps.. also be careful of your brake lines while changing this plug..
In addition to the previous answer - try to get the OEM spark plug removing tool. It's usually included with the truck in one set with a hydrolic jack lift. It looks like a tube. There are two of those one is shorter. Use it. Good luck.
The above is correct - the factory kit is Nissan's kindness to us DIY'ers. The short pipe is good for #6 and the angled rod with one end flattened is part of it - I unbolted the wire retainer so I could get 180 degrees per turn. So easy with the factory tools. The long pipe works well for the other cylinders. Once I realized I had the right tools, the job was relaxing and my new iridium plugs went in quickly.
A few things to add. I found it helpful to remove the hood first. That way you can just climb up onto the engine compartment to get a much better angle of attack. There are four bolts that hold the hood on. Don't forget to disconnect the windshield washer line before removing the hood. Also, there is a tab on the intake manifold that marks where the plug is. When trying to get the tool on the plug, angle the tool slightly toward the front of the vehicle.
How do you change the number 2 spark plug on a 2001 nissan maxima?
on the sides of the block
The oil drain plug on a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder is located under the engine. Maintenance includes replacement of the oil pan gasket.
According to Nissan Service Manual, the Correct gap for the spark plug is .041
the spark plug gap is.044
.031 to .035
nissans srvice manuel calls for .043
SPARK PLUG GAP1991 Nissan/Datsun Truck Pathfinder 2WD 3.0L FI 6cylThe Spark Plug Gap.032 (In thousandths of an inch)
The speedometer and odometer may stop working in a Nissan Pathfinder due to an electrical short. It may also need a new spark plug.
To replace the flasher relay on a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder 4WD, unplug the old turn signal flasher and plug in the new one. It is a three prong plug located under the dash on the driver's side. The hazard flasher relay works the same way.
How do u change a freeze plug on a 95 Nissan altima gxe
when do you have to change a spark plug and how many miles when do you have to change a spark plug and how many miles
The spark plug gap for my 97 pathfinder is 0.044 I would think that it should be the same. Also you can call any auto parts store like advaced auto parts and ask them and they will tell you.
The fill location is exactly the same as the location you check the fluid level. They are one in the same.
The spark plug order for your 1988 Nissan Pathfinder V-6 engine is; one Êsix Êtwo Êfive Êthree Êfour. Your engine will run very rough if the spark plug wires are not connected in the proper order.
if your headlight if blow and you have changed the headlight and it still does not work then most likely its the plug that plugs into the light itself i just went through all that and its the actual lamp plug you have to change
Where is the drain plug for 86 nissan pickup
Sparks plugs are replaced by disconnecting the battery, removing the spark plug cable and boot, and by removing the old spark plug. Next put in the new spark plug, attach the boot and cable and reconnect the battery.
to change spark plug in super saloon Nissan ga15 carburettor engine u unplug leads use plug spanner with extension & racket fit in plug hole & un screw plug . assemble in order.
it's not hard
Bank 1 is located on the same side as cylinder #1. The spark plug wires are numbered.
At the front of the engine the number 1 plug is the first plug towards the firewall.All of your odd number plugs are on that side.
the best way to do the right bank plug is to remove the upper intake manifold with throtle attached. It only has five Allen screws.