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Cylinder 2 4 not firing. 2004. My mech tried to swap the…

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Hi cylinder 2 4...

Hi cylinder 2 4 not firing

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

2004

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

My mech tried to swap the coils thinking that the

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

,thinking the ignition coils are bad ..but the coils seem.fine

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery lately?

Connect me please

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago
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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

what model, please?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
2004 altima 4 cyl
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

ok, have him check the injectors for pulse on 2 and 4

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
There is pulse on 2 and 4
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

ok, standby

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

check for 12 volts on the red wire in each of the coils that arent sparking.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
He is going to be checking it now.
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
It has power.
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

ok

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

both coils have 12 volts at the red wire on the connectors?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
they do.
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

and are you getting rpms when cranking the engine?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
the rpm works.
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

ok, he going to need to do a continuity test of the green/yellow wire and the green/red wire from coil 2 and 4 to the ECM.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
He checked. There is continuaty.
Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

ok, the ECM is bad. it's not supplying the ground to spark the coils

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

can I help with anything else?

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

please note customer satisfaction is my number one goal and leaving 3 stars or more rating for me will allow us to continue this dialogue until you are completely satisfied.and your vehicle is fixed. you may ask as many questions as you'd like at no extra charges. thank you have a great day

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Nissan Mechanic: david craig, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

hows it going?

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