My 96 nissan sentra just quit running after slowed down to turn off


Asked by Aug 31, 2015 at 07:40 PM about the 1996 Nissan Sentra GXE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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This could be a number of issues,with out knowing if you have fuel or fire to plugs,would be a guessing game,check fuel rail for fuel,then check for spark at a plug,then come tell us what you see,then someone will be able to help you diagnose the issue,with out this we are blind mechanics.

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It has fuel and getting fire to plugs

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Ok,you may need to check your timeing belt,may have broken.

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