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Jake, Nissan Technician
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Experience:  Experienced collision repair technician, Pulaski Tech graduate and DSM hobbyist.
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Nissan Mechanic said exhaust coil wiring has a short has

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Nissan Mechanic said exhaust coil wiring has a short has power with ground , then said I need a new ecu when it plugged in its starts burning like on fire
JA: How many miles are on the car? How has your mileage been lately?
Customer: Just replaced new engine frame has about 140,000.plus
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 1989 d21 2,4L extended rwd
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: This vehicle has spent the last eight ,months at headquarters Nissan in Columbus Ga, originally problem was blown head gasket on intake side due to abnormal combustion ,replace not running right narrow it down to TPS second engine blown head gasket on coolant side , This engine has only 75miles on it I have replaced everything that the told me too and now I have this problem and the mechanics at Nissan are incompetent
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes I didn't, have this problem until they replaced engine for second time
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jake replied 5 months ago.
Hey there thanks for the question. A blown headgasket and coil working don't really have anything to do with each other.
Are you referring to the distributor wiring? I am not sure what your calling exhaust coil?