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Category: Nissan
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Experience:  was a mechanic in the army for four years and have been working at a dealer ship the past five years
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Nissan sentra 2001 computer keeps burning out and three

Customer Question

Nissan sentra 2001 computer keeps burning out and three cylinders are working, how do you resolve this?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

what do you mean by the computer keeps blowing out

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The car had a catalytic converter issue, which was fix.thereafter the car couldn't move fast.they find out that only three cylinders are working and that the computer is bad. They changed the computer twice the problem is not resolved
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

have they checked compression on the cylinder that is not working

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Well, the guy said that ot could be that a big wire that connects the cylinder to computer is blown out. That we should connect a dealer
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The coil is in good shape
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

it is possible the wiring harness is bad

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
What does it cost to fix the car.because the guy refered us to the dealer
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

if it is the wiring harness your looking about 600-700 dollars if its just a single wire then your looking at less the 100

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Can any mechanic do that
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Or the dealer
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

yes

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Will that resolve the issue
Expert:  cloe0626 replied 4 months ago.

yes it should