Why Does My 01 Nissan Sentra Stall In Traffic And At High Speeds Or When Parking

tbirdsc94
0

Asked by tbirdsc94 May 13, 2014 at 10:07 PM about the 2001 Nissan Sentra GXE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It Did It In Traffic First Now It Seems To Do
It When Ever. Then It Won't Always Start
Right Back Up. May Have To Suit A While
Then It Will Start Whet Should I Start
Looking?

2 Answers

shoys2000
55

That happened to my Jetta a few years ago. I forgot was exactly was needed as it was my only vehicle at the time so I fixed every possible thing that was wrong with it. I believe it was my fuel pump. Read the following on the internet " The first and most obvious symptom is that your car may not start at all, or it might start poorly. This poor start will take the form of a sputtering, stuttering, stammering sort of start, as if your car’s engine is only getting a trickle of fuel instead of the amount it needs. Your car may also stall during operation because the fuel pump is bad." Seems to match your issue.

shoys2000
55

Check the folliwing... great troubleshooting guide: http:// blog.chiltondiy.com/2012/05/how-to-tell-if-your-fuel-pump-needs- replacing/

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2004 Nissan sentra won't go more than 20 mph 12 answers

    I have a 2004 Nissan sentra, at first it wouldn't start, it would turn over, but not start, changed the fuel pump, crank shaft sensor and cam position sensor, it starts now, but won't go faster than ...

    2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • ANy problems with CVT transmission? 52 answers

    Hi I just bought a 2008 Sentra. I've had it for two weeks now. It recently started making some clanking noise while it is in drive. Has anybody heard or had this problem?

    2008 Nissan Sentra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why won't my Nissan Sentra go out of park? 3 answers

    My car is a Nissan Sentra 2008 and the gear shift will not go into drive or It won't go in to any gear for that matter. It gets stuck in park. It is an autmoatic and will eventually let me shift it in...

    2008 Nissan Sentra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2006 Nissan Santra - Wont start after sitting a couple of hours? 5 answers

    I have a 2006 Nissan Sentra, 1.8 S. I've taken it to two different mechanics, and neither of them can find out why my car is having trouble starting. My car starts fine in the morning when the eng...

    2006 Nissan Sentra 1.8 S

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my 1995 Nissan sentra GXe automatic will not shift up to 2nd gear? 6 answers

    My automatic Nissan Sentra GXE will not shift up to second gear all of a Sutton when I was driving it jumped shift.

    1995 Nissan Sentra GXE

    -

    General

Sentra
Looking for a Used Sentra in your area?
CarGurus has 40,853 nationwide Sentra listings starting at $1,500.
ZIP:

Search Nissan Sentra Questions

Nissan Sentra Experts

#1 Doran Harney
Doran Harney
Reputation 640
#2 L_R
L_R
Reputation 510
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 450
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Altima"
1,367 Great Deals out of 87,595 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,092 Great Deals out of 61,582 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Civic"
1,020 Great Deals out of 63,514 listings starting at $1,199
Used Toyota Camry"
1,401 Great Deals out of 77,989 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda Accord"
1,234 Great Deals out of 68,706 listings starting at $950
Used Nissan Maxima"
581 Great Deals out of 20,972 listings starting at $1,295
Used Ford Focus"
1,384 Great Deals out of 63,785 listings starting at $1,295
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
1,009 Great Deals out of 37,140 listings starting at $1,200
Used Hyundai Elantra"
749 Great Deals out of 52,147 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Sonata"
1,047 Great Deals out of 64,176 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Yaris"
168 Great Deals out of 5,905 listings starting at $2,700

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Nissan Sentra For Sale
50 Great Deals out of 27,907 listings starting at $12,195
2013 Nissan Sentra For Sale
137 Great Deals out of 3,040 listings starting at $10,877
2012 Nissan Sentra For Sale
212 Great Deals out of 3,683 listings starting at $6,998
2011 Nissan Sentra For Sale
101 Great Deals out of 1,837 listings starting at $5,999
2010 Nissan Sentra For Sale
49 Great Deals out of 821 listings starting at $5,995