a thermostat is not an expencive part.....but if your asking you are likely very cold right now and changing it is going to be cold job if you are up north.if your motor is the vg30e its not so hard.its in between the 3 fan belt .just above the water pump you will have to drain off the water in the system first then remove the hose.next unbolt the mounted angle water neck.replace the therm & gasket reconnect every thing to the same as it was and refill the system..not so bad down here in Florida..all the best......................buddy mack.........".if up north."...here is a trick to make this a little more pleasent of a job.........remove rad cap and run the motor for 10 minutes .....this will warm up the motor and the water..with out putting pressure on the system....PS note the dirrection of the thermostat..make sure istallation looks the same.
Usually in a removable housing at the engine end of the upper radiator hose
temperature guage sending unit
how to change a thermostat on a 1990 Nissan pintara
Purchase a repair manual at most auto parts stores for directions.
Nissan maxima 1990
There is no fuel kill switch on the 1990 Nissan Maxima. There is a fuel pump relay switch that can cause the fuel to be suppressed.
the acutually dash removal of the Comfort-Control Toggle Switch in order to remove facing for radio replacment of 1990 nissan maxima?
nissan 300xz turbo
its in the distrubator
You pretty much have to remove the entire heater box under the dash on the passenger side
I had a 1990 nissan maxima that use to do that and the problem was my rack and pinion bushings were bad
The 1990 Nissan Maxima came equipped with the 3.0L V6 and the RE4F02A automatic transmission. This type of transmission requires a professional tear down and overhaul to remove and replace the transmission filter assembly. It is not a standard pan filter with relatively easy access. The internal Maxima filter for the RE4F02A transmission is ATP part #B157.
I have a 1990 and use 10w30
The short answer is yes. Both the 1989 and 1990 models use the RS5F50A manual or RE4F02A automatic transmission.
It is at the lower end of the top radiator hose within the water outlet. I hope this helps you. Mark In the engine end of the upper rad hose.
behind the panel next to your gas pedal
The water pump is in behind your timing cover.
Replacing the thermostat in a z isn't an easy job. The front part of the engine must be completely removed. Usually when you replace the thermostat you might as well replace the water pump and timing chain assembly. The step by step instructions can be found easily online at many sites.
follow your top radiator hose,its in the thermostat cover,two bolts hold it on.