Go Back   Infamous Nissan - Hardbody / Frontier Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 134
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: etx97xe
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 08-23-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 821
Posted By etx97xe
FUEL 87 or 89 or 93? Which do you use?

93 super unleaded :woot:

87 makes truck knock:shocked::shocked::lr:
89 makes truck slow up hill on freeways:hissyfit:
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 08-21-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 904
Posted By etx97xe
119k means it probably gonna need the 100,000...

119k means it probably gonna need the 100,000 mile tune up.
new timing chain kit
new hoses
new belts
plugs, plug wires and such
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 08-10-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 808
Posted By etx97xe
I have a 97 xe 4cyl automatic and its does the...

I have a 97 xe 4cyl automatic and its does the same thing. I figured out this. If i fill up and dont top off the tank. It seems to not get as good of mileage as before.

I get 22-24 on hwy and...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 08-05-2017, 03:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By etx97xe
same cluster my basic and i mean basic 95 came...

same cluster my basic and i mean basic 95 came with.
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-28-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,029
Posted By etx97xe
I kept getting the same code in my 95 2.4 5spd...

I kept getting the same code in my 95 2.4 5spd base model. No bells or whistles pretty much.
I tried the clean the egr valve-metal hose with carb cleaner trick and still got a code.
Almost gave...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-28-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,062
Posted By etx97xe
Long beds here are like a unicorn.. Didn't now...

Long beds here are like a unicorn.. Didn't now they were real till i actually seen one in person. Always thought long bed nissan hardbody truck is a rumor. Then i actually saw the red truck above...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-28-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,261
Posted By etx97xe
I had a egr code that wouldn' go away. Cleaned...

I had a egr code that wouldn' go away. Cleaned old egr valve and metal hose. Checked and it worked put back on. Still thru a egr code. So i read about how i should check the egr vacuum modulator...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-17-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,135
Posted By etx97xe
94 2.4 is not the same as the frontier motor? The...

94 2.4 is not the same as the frontier motor? The frontier motor is the 240sx motor correct. Spark plugs are on top of the valve cover. The 94 motor there in the head.
Correct?
So this would be the...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-17-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 962
Posted By etx97xe
I would say this. After replacing numerous...

I would say this. After replacing numerous starters-alts-battery's on my 95 and 97 hardbody.
Start with a volt meter. Check battery before startup. Then while running. If thats ok.
Then its either...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-10-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By etx97xe
I would think if there both 97s it would be...

I would think if there both 97s it would be fairly simple. They just both should be auto. If not. Its gonna be fun. NOt...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-03-2017, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By etx97xe
Yeah my 95 did that. Pop when i turned left, but...

Yeah my 95 did that. Pop when i turned left, but not right.
Upper rear leaf springs bushing on left side was literally gone.
Put in new ones, man it was fun.
And sound went away!
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 07-03-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,738
Posted By etx97xe
Hate to see you let it go, low miles and looks...

Hate to see you let it go, low miles and looks good for its age.

Im in the same boat, kinda. I have a 95 with 298,000 and it needs a lot of work.

So i know how ya feel when its better to give...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-28-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,124
Posted By etx97xe
could i use 80w-90 GL-4 because in the computer...

could i use 80w-90 GL-4 because in the computer at autozone said i could use any 80w gear oils but 75w-90 is whats recommended if i can get it.

This is all i have ever used in my 95 4cyl 5spd....
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-24-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 940
Posted By etx97xe
Ok, my experience with timing chains. 1st i...

Ok, my experience with timing chains.
1st i have a 95 4cyl 5spd. Back in 2008 i replaced the timing chain set with parts from Oreillys auto parts.
Well they barely lasted 9,000 miles. Rattle came...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-17-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,465
Posted By etx97xe
I just bought last year a 97 4cyl auto with...

I just bought last year a 97 4cyl auto with 124,000
Did the 100,000 mile tune up and it runs like a new truck!

This is my 2nd nissan truck, both 4cyls. Love them. Only pain in the ass for me is...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-13-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,319
Posted By etx97xe
My 97 4cyl auto extended cab is slooooow. More of...

My 97 4cyl auto extended cab is slooooow. More of sit back and cruise. Now you can floor it and it will go some what. But my 95 4cyl 5spd regular cab is much faster. But its a standard and has more...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-11-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By etx97xe
Glad you got it fixed. To the guy who said i...

Glad you got it fixed.

To the guy who said i was thinking damn he got cruise control.
Well i got it in my 97 auto and its a joke! :rofl2:

Works on flat roads. But go up a hill and it shifts...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-07-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,718
Posted By etx97xe
1. Bad alternator? 2. Some thing is staying on...

1. Bad alternator?
2. Some thing is staying on when ignition key is turned off?
3. Bad battery cables.
4. Clean all battery terminals and possible replace the negative cable.

I have same truck...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-26-2017, 04:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,126
Posted By etx97xe
Also my truck is a 4cyl automatic. So since its...

Also my truck is a 4cyl automatic. So since its automatic does it already have a trans cooler?

Just maybe get a new one or a heavy duty one?
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-26-2017, 04:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,126
Posted By etx97xe
Well i think i have to get a 4x6 v-nose trailer....

Well i think i have to get a 4x6 v-nose trailer. From what i have seen around town. I think the 5x8 v-nose cargo trailer is just too big for a little nissan truck.

I read several post on 5x8 cargo...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-26-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,337
Posted By etx97xe
I paid $3800 in 2003 for a 95 4ycl 5spd with...

I paid $3800 in 2003 for a 95 4ycl 5spd with 80,000--now has 298,000.
I paid $4000 in 2016 for a 97 4cyl auto ext cab with 128,000.

Both needed timing chain kit and 100,000 mile tune ups.

I...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-23-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 978
Posted By etx97xe
Im in tx and i bought the better fan clutch from...

Im in tx and i bought the better fan clutch from nissan and no issues at all with over heating in a 4cyl auto.

Whats funny-odd. Dude i bought truck from said same thing you said Keeps over...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-08-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,051
Posted By etx97xe
Also, when installing the timing chain kit. Did...

Also, when installing the timing chain kit. Did you get a new timing chain tensioner? If so when installing it and the left side guide. Did you push of the the guide with a crowbar or big...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-08-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,051
Posted By etx97xe
Ok i have a 97 4cyl automatic and it had egr...

Ok i have a 97 4cyl automatic and it had egr issues when i bought it.
This is what i did to get the truck to run right and to get the damn CEL to go off.
1. Replace the egr valve
2. Replace that...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-08-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,126
Posted By etx97xe
Question 97 4cyl Automatic and towing a 5x8 cargo trailer

Ok im thinking of buying a 5x8 cargo trailer and converting it to a camper.

So before i do this, is my 97 4cyl automatic gonna have the guts to do to this?

Its had the timing chain done this...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 134

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.