2004 Nissan Frontier Nissan Frontier 2004

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2004 Nissan Frontier repairs by problem area

Engine (45%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (0%)

Brakes and Traction Control (0%)

Suspension and Steering (9%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (45%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (0%)

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2004 Nissan Frontier engine repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (20%)

$100 - $499 (0%)

< $100 (80%)

Chart based on 5 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2004 Nissan Frontier 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed manual 4WD, part-time w/low range

300 mi Check engine light on due to over-filling of fuel tank. Kit installed by dealer to remedy. 

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2004 Nissan Frontier 2dr Extended Cab 6ft bed

143-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual RWD

92000 mi

US $700
Corroded gas gauge/fuel pump assembly caused check engine light to come on. Had to replace entire assembly 
24000 mi Leaking radiator clamp. Replaced under warranty with a better clamp. 
49000 mi Warranty repair- Leaking oil pan gasket - Took three trips to dealer to get them to fix it. It took almost 5 hours for them to fix it. The oil pan doesn't have gasket, it is sealed with RTV sealant. After removing the original RTV, the mechanic said he 
58000 mi Oil pan started weeping again, not really bad. IT is damp, I decided it wasn't worth the effort to get them to replace it again. 

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2004 Nissan Frontier Engine Problems

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