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Robert, Car Technician
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Just replaced head head casket raddiator etc after blowing

Customer Question

just replaced head head casket raddiator etc after blowing head casket now its missing on no two cylinderits like there is no power to itas i have changed power pack from no 2 to no3 and still have aproblem with no2
JA: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?
Customer: consistant
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 2004 xtrail
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes and so far we have cleaned the plug replaced the spark plug change the power pack from 2 to 3 and still have the problem
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Robert replied 9 months ago.


Have you checked the coil pack/plug has got a spark?

Any warning lights on or codes logged?

Where abouts on the old headgasket did it blow?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Head casket blow out on no 2cylinder yes coil pack has spark when it's out of engine no power to when in engine no warning lights on on dash
Expert:  Robert replied 9 months ago.


No doubt need to do a compresion test..there after a cylinder leak down test to see where the compression is going if compression is low on that cylinder..if the gasket blew on that cylinder then it could be a issue on the head or valves or piston itself..