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2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z Repair Histories

2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z Repair Histories 2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z Repair Histories

103 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z. 26 of these members (25.2%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 65 repairs to 2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Zs--an average of 0.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z repairs by problem area

Chart based on 65 repairs.

2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z repair cost distribution

Chart based on 26 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2004 Nissan 350Z 2dr Hatch

287-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed manual RWD

Nissan 350Z in Pennsylvania, United States
Jul 2008 - Mar 2010
Aug 2008 US $125 Shutter valve not working properly. Self diagnosis after reading responses on 350Z forums. Dealer fixed the problem and I paid for the total cost. 
Nov 2008   Clicking in the rear axles. Dealership repaired them after I read a TSB regarding the issue. The TSB is: NTB04-065b. 
Jun 2009   350Z threw a SEL. Mechanic diagnosed it as a P1283/1284 code. Rear 02 sensor was replaced, but SEL continued to show. Spark plugs replaced, however, a new code appeared; P1273 P1273 code was diagnosed. Possible exhaust manifold leak. Gaskets replaced, code reset, but after mechanic drove it, code reappeared. Mechanic then found NTB04-26 which states the "Self Learning must be cleared or the DTC may be stored again." 
Nissan 350Z in Ontario, Canada
Mar 2009 - Jun 2011
Aug 2009   Something was fixed in order to correct the fluctuating gas gauge 
Jul 2010 C $1000 Pads. Brakes. Rotors. Tires. Oil change. Etc.  
Nissan 350Z in Maryland, United States
May 2008 - Jul 2010
Jul 2010 US $2 Blown fuse for passenger compartment power outlets (cigarette lighters). $1.76 easily replaced fuse. 
Nissan 350Z in Texas, United States
Dec 2008 - Mar 2010
Jan 2009 US $430 Replacing Fuel Dampers 
Nissan 350Z in California, United States
Feb 2008 - Jun 2015
Dec 2008   Rear brake pads and rotors required replacement. Previous work: Pads only replaced by dealership at 16,850 
Jun 2011 US $100 Brake pads required replacement - wear indicators hitting rotors. Replaced brake pads with Hawk HPS pads and new rotors from R1 Concepts. 
Jan 2012   Replaced rear brake pads. Resurfaced rear rotors. 

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2004 Nissan 350Z 2dr Hatch

287-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Nissan 350Z in Florida, United States
Feb 2010 - Jul 2013
Apr 2010 US $243 Very bumpy ride  hatchback falling down 
Apr 2013   Mass airflow sensor was bad and replaced. It has been dirty or bad since I bought the car because an intermittent rough idle was resolved, for the first time since I've owned the car, with the mass airflow sensor replacement. 

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2004 Nissan 350Z 2dr Convertible

287-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed manual RWD

Nissan 350Z in Florida, United States
Feb 2008 - Jun 2015
Nov 2009 US $300 passenger side window lift motor failed. had to be replaced (by me). 
Mar 2011   Rear axle click. Disassemble, lube, reassemble, fixed! 
Apr 2012   While changing spark plugs, discovered oil in #3 spark plug well. A Nissan mech advised to let it be. So I did. 
Jun 2012   drivers side window lift motor stopped working. Repaired electric motor with #540 upright uncut brushes from the hobby shop. See the step by step pic tutorial on the Nissan Ztech web site. Total cost...$3.49. 
Oct 2014   Anti theft system failure. Car wouldn't start. Had to cut new keys and replace module. A week later failed again, repaired again at no additional cost. 
Feb 2015   Replaced convertible top 
Nissan 350Z in Minnesota, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2012
Jul 2010 US $60 Preventive maintenance, decided to replace original spark plugs, installed new Bosch Platinum 2. New potential problem discovered, have oil in spark plug well, from what I read online, there are some gaskets in valve cover leaking. Both Window motors needed to be cleaned (debris on brushes), windows would fail to actuate. Owner self repaired motors, will see how long they now last. 
Nov 2010   Replace front right wheel bearing 
Jun 2012   Radiator developed a leak, replaced the radiator 

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2004 Nissan 350Z 2dr Convertible

287-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Nissan 350Z in Idaho, United States
May 2009 - Apr 2010
Jul 2009 US $687 Driver side power window motor and regulator replaced. First noticed problem of window staying in down position and not going up at request. Stop lamp switch on brake pedal had short in it, sometimes not turning the brake lights on when the brakes were applied. 

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2004 Nissan 350Z / 370Z

Engine not specified

Nissan 350Z in British Columbia, Canada
Nov 2008 - Mar 2010
Dec 2008   Oil consumption test, and test failed. 

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