How to Change a Nissan Altima Timing Chain?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

How to Check the Timing Chain in a 1998 Nissan Altima?

The timing chain is essential to proper engine function in the 1998 Nissan Altima. The timing chain, which is exposed to extreme conditions due to its proximity to the engine, can malfunction after... Read More »

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 Chain Removal for a 2002 Nissan Altima?

The Nissan Altima has used the timing chain for many years. Later model cars used the timing belt, which had to be replaced around 60,000 miles. Today, along with the Nissan Altima, timing chains a... Read More »