How to Adjust the Timing in a Nissan Altima?

Answer Adjusting the timing on a Nissan Altima with a distributed ignition system is easier than on many vehicles but still requires special tools and a clear understanding of engine mechanics. Nissan Alt... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Timing Chain on a 1998 Nissan Altima?

The 1998 Nissan Altima has two timing chains, an upper and a lower. The upper, or camshaft, timing chain works in direct relation to the lower, or crankshaft, timing chain. The chains work together... Read More »

Timing Belt Installation in a Nissan Altima?

The Nissan Altima, a mid-sized Japanese car, is available in a variety of styles, from coupe to hybrid. Like most cars, the Altima occasionally requires routine maintenance, such as timing belt rep... Read More »

How to Change a Nissan Altima Timing Chain?

Regular maintenance is an important part of keeping your car in good running order. for years to come. After a certain number of miles, replacement of certain parts on your car will be necessary.... Read More »

1997 Nissan Altima Timing Chain Installation?

The 1997 Nissan Altima had only one engine, according to Auto Zone -- the 2.4-liter sequential fuel-injected double overhead cam engine. The timing chain, like timing belts, do stretch, but last mu... Read More »