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Code p1217. .p1217 yes. 2005 2.5 altima. Reset code filled…

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.p1217 yes Mechanic's Assistant:...

.p1217 yes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Nissan?

2005 2.5 altima

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Altima yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, reset code filled coolent res

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Car running hot, fans working, no heat coming when heater turned in

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago
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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

the p1217 code is just telling you the car is overheating

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

did you replace anything yet to fix this problem ?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Understand, but why is it overheating?
Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

have you replace anything to try to fix the overheat ?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No call
Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

ok

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

did you check the thermostat ?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Not yet, but the heater is not putting out heat?
Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

have the check the coolant level?

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

you should check the coolant level and fill if needed run the car till hot and check the thermostat by checking the temp of the upper and lower radiator hoses they should both be hot and hard if the button is not replace the thermostat and fill and bleed the coolant system .

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

r u there ??

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

do you have any more questions ??

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
We are good thank you Cliff
Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

your welcome please rate the service before you go as this is the only way for me to get credit thanks.

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Nissan Mechanic: Clifton B., ASE Master Auto Tech replied 6 months ago

please use the rating button on the chat screen

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