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Nissan Primera (from 1990 to 1992, the year of issue)

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Nissan Primera
Routine maintenance and servicing
The routine maintenance schedule
Current Care
General information on setting up
Check of levels of liquids
Checking the status of the tire and the pressure therein
Replacing the motor oil and oil filter
Check the fluid level of steering hydrostrengthening
Checking automatic transmission fluid
The rotation of the wheels
Check and replacement of hoses of the engine compartment
Check the status, tension adjustment and replacement of belts
Check and adjust the idle speed of the engine and the level of CO
Checking the status of the battery, care it and gymnastics
Check and replacement of spark plugs
Check and replacement candle explosive wires, distributor cap and slider
Checking the oil level in manual gearbox
Check and adjustment of backlashes of valves
Checking and lubricating the throttle actuator rod
Replacing the air filter
Check the fuel system
Check the functioning of the cooling system
Checking the exhaust system
Checking the suspension components and steering
Check condition of protective covers of power shafts
Check the brake system
Check and replace wiper blades
Transmission Fluid Replacement
Drain, rinse and refill the cooling system
Replacement of the fuel filter
Changing gear oil manual transmission
Cooling and heating
The power supply system and exhaust
Electrical system motor
Manual transmission, differential and the main transfer
Automatic Transmission
Coupling and power shafts
Suspension and steering
Onboard electric

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Checking the exhaust system

Every year or every 20,000 km

Checking should be done with the engine cold, so it's best to do it before the first day of the current trip or not earlier than three hours after the engine is switched off. Check the condition of the entire exhaust system, from the engine to the exhaust outlet. Ideally, this test should be performed at the winch lifted the car when from below to it there is free access. If the hoist is not available, Poddomkratte car and reliably establish it on support.


  1. Check pipes and pipe fittings for signs of leaks, strong corrosion and damage. Check the condition and mounting of clamps and hangers system.
  1. Inspect the rubber hangers exhaust system for cracks.
  1. Simultaneously examine the car bottom on presence of holes, corrosion, dispersed seams and the other defects that allow the penetration of exhaust gases into the interior of the vehicle. Seal all openings suitable sealant.
  2. The exhaust system, especially its support and suspensions, are often a source of noise and other unpleasant sounds. Shake and; tug pipes, mufflers and catalytic converter (if equipped). If these components are in contact with the elements of a body or suspension bracket details, replace fixture of system of release.
  3. Inspection of the inner surface of the exhaust pipe to determine the current operating condition of the engine. The composition of the sediments in a pipe speaks about quality motor settings. If the pipe from the inside black and sooty, it may indicate that you need to carefully check the fuel system.

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