8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$1,500.00
Average Mileage:
107,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace timing chain tensioners and head gasket (1 reports)
1998 Nissan Altima engine problems

engine problem

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1998 Nissan Altima Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 202013

Altima GXE 2.4L I4

  • Automatic transmission
  • 107,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

After buying this car used, the dealer's $2000 repair quote was almost like buying the car all over again! After doing the repair myself, I still spent close to 1500 dollars in parts and tools. The manual says the chain should last the life of the engine, but now I know that is not always true.

- , Richardson, TX, USA

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