How do I Clean the Distributor of an '89 Nissan Sentra?

Answer The distributor in a 1989 Nissan Sentra "distributes" the spark from the battery to each of the spark plugs and enables the engine to start. Bad spark plugs or carbon buildup can interfere with the... Read More »

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How to Replace the Distributor in a Nissan Sentra?

With the Nissan Sentra, all engines contained distributors until the 2001 models. From 2001 onward, the Nissan Sentra models contained both distributor and distributorless systems. If you have a 1.... Read More »

How to Replace the Distributor Cap on a Nissan Sentra?

As part of the ignition system, the distributor cap on your Nissan Sentra is designed to route the electrical voltage to the spark plugs in sequential order to allow the engine to run properly. Som... Read More »

How to Clean the EGR Valve on a 1990 Nissan Sentra?

The 1990 Sentra is a compact car designed and manufactured by Nissan Motors. The Sentra is equipped with an exhaust gas recirculation valve. The EGR valve is responsible for directing hot exhaust g... Read More »

Can I use 10W-40 in a Nissan Sentra?

You can use 10W-40 engine oil in your Nissan Sentra if the engine has high mileage or is older. In most circumstances, 5W-30 or 10W-30 is the recommended viscosity for the Sentra’s engine.Referen... Read More »