My altima 2.5s 2002 make noise of flapping from passenger side one mechanic say it is timing belt other say exhaust manifold please tell me how to find out

Asked by Aug 31, 2013 at 09:54 PM about the 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5 S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

some sought of flapping sound like the one we can hear when we put a paper near the fins
of fan is coming from passenger side 209000 km and no sound if it is started or on idling
no check engine light.

3 Answers

68,465

Check for a loose splash guard in the front wheel wells and along the front underside. Sounds like one of them is flapping in the breeze. HTH. -Jim

i went to mechanic today he told it is cat heat shield so may be by fixing it this thing will sound better

68,465

That's great. Glad it's not serious. Thanks for letting us know. -Jim

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Altima

Looking for a Used Altima in your area?

CarGurus has 76,090 nationwide Altima listings starting at $1,695.

ZIP:

Search Nissan Altima Questions

Nissan Altima Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,090
#2 Cassie Sapphire
Cassie Sapphire
Reputation 680
#3 putolile
putolile
Reputation 650
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Maxima
341 Great Deals out of 24,536 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda Accord
1,071 Great Deals out of 68,731 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,225 Great Deals out of 85,030 listings starting at $750
Used Honda Civic
877 Great Deals out of 85,208 listings starting at $750
Used Nissan Sentra
616 Great Deals out of 52,590 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Sonata
875 Great Deals out of 48,091 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Corolla
1,003 Great Deals out of 70,074 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,200 Great Deals out of 79,687 listings starting at $2,500
Used Kia Optima
567 Great Deals out of 28,891 listings starting at $1,750
Used Chevrolet Impala
603 Great Deals out of 35,697 listings starting at $899
Used Hyundai Elantra
668 Great Deals out of 41,684 listings starting at $900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 12,608 listings starting at $13,499
2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
101 Great Deals out of 3,493 listings starting at $10,895
2015 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
169 Great Deals out of 4,864 listings starting at $6,999
2014 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
192 Great Deals out of 3,053 listings starting at $4,200
2013 Nissan Altima 2.5 S For Sale
34 Great Deals out of 1,256 listings starting at $3,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.