scanners will not read a code

Asked by Oct 17, 2011 at 07:57 PM about the 2006 Nissan Frontier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

engine stumbles on acceraltion. and stalls. also when idling.
but scanners will not communacate  when plugged in..

3 Answers

1,675

You have an ignition power / ground problem somewhere cutting power to your ECM. Almost impossible for me to be more specific about where to look. One more thing, check your VIN with Nissan to see if it is subject to the ECM relay recall. My 2005 was -- I wasn't having any problem but the reason for the recall had something to do with a faulty relay connection.

295

Might try changing your fuel filter also. Start with the cheap fixes.

4,575

No filter on this truck. Do the ecm relay recall but if it had failed it would not start. Could be lots of reasons why it's doing this but find out why the scanner isn't reading first then go from there.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Frontier

Looking for a Used Frontier in your area?

CarGurus has 24,034 nationwide Frontier listings starting at $1,900.

ZIP:

Search Nissan Frontier Questions

Nissan Frontier Experts

#1 avatar666
avatar666
Reputation 1,470
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 480
#3 opetech
opetech
Reputation 360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Tacoma
614 Great Deals out of 35,124 listings starting at $2,155
Used Ford F-150
2,700 Great Deals out of 212,349 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Colorado
263 Great Deals out of 19,418 listings starting at $1,995
Used Nissan Titan
223 Great Deals out of 16,971 listings starting at $3,999
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,284 Great Deals out of 155,168 listings starting at $1,395
Used Toyota Tundra
582 Great Deals out of 30,721 listings starting at $2,637
Used Ford Ranger
204 Great Deals out of 6,719 listings starting at $1,450
Used GMC Canyon
100 Great Deals out of 7,702 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Xterra
109 Great Deals out of 3,743 listings starting at $1,550
Used Dodge Ram 1500
531 Great Deals out of 12,827 listings starting at $1,995
Used Nissan Pathfinder
411 Great Deals out of 24,814 listings starting at $999
Used GMC Sierra 1500
938 Great Deals out of 62,274 listings starting at $1,395
Used Toyota 4Runner
316 Great Deals out of 20,547 listings starting at $2,295
Used Honda Ridgeline
105 Great Deals out of 7,505 listings starting at $4,995
Used Dodge Dakota
122 Great Deals out of 4,297 listings starting at $1,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Nissan Frontier For Sale
10,851 listings starting at $11,299
2016 Nissan Frontier For Sale
120 Great Deals out of 5,845 listings starting at $15,000
2015 Nissan Frontier For Sale
48 Great Deals out of 1,059 listings starting at $9,800
2014 Nissan Frontier For Sale
45 Great Deals out of 1,118 listings starting at $8,495
2013 Nissan Frontier For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 883 listings starting at $7,200