How to Replace the Distributor Cap on a Nissan Sentra?

Answer 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 »

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

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 »

How to Replace a Tie Rod End in a Nissan Sentra?

Replacing the tie rod ends on your Nissan Sentra is something that you need to do when you notice that the steering is off or when the car doesn't improve after an alignment. Fortunately, you are a... Read More »

How to Replace the Fan in a Nissan Sentra?

A novice can replace the engine fan in a Nissan Sentra in about an hour, using little more than a wrench and a screwdriver.