It rusted out and failed. Any advice on how to best deal with this? The contact stated that the vehicle stalled. After researching online I see there is a repair but how does the dealer not see an issue with this problem. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer. I have researched this issue and discovered I am only one of hundreds with same issue! The center counsil is falling apart and they didn't even clean the! Based on the videos, it appears the electrical system started sparking and set the engine area on fire. The contact was to check with the manufacturer to determine a remedy to repair the vehicle.
I looked up complaints on the computer and they are the same as mine. I replaced the suggested part and it did not fix the problem. Was anyone able to definitively get Nissan to cover the costs when it was outside the 60k warranty period? The web site of this tool is www. The chances are that if it occurred on wet, slippery pavement, the Traction Control System may have just saved your life. . Federal Trade Commission regarding issues of unfair business practices etc.
My mechanic said that this should not happen. Eventually the cab was on fire and the entire minivan was burned and completely lost. I believe that this needs to be investigated. This should be a recall because all 2004 to 2009 van are made this way and are have electrical problems. If you find any, make necessary repairs and then fill coolant and bleed out air pockets from the system. I had just drove the car about an hour, there was no smell no sound no indicator lights nothing.
After further research, I have discovered class action lawsuits in some states for premature failure of timing chains on 2004-2009 Nissan Quest, among other models. Only when driven up to highway speeds does the heat work correctly Then heat works great. Better Business Bureau Auto Line - It has worked for me to get reimbursed for brake repaires. Does not always lock and latch as well. In many cases, this means the voltage is above 4. Replaced the fronts -- problem solved!!! At about 20,000 miles, I figured my tires were out of balance -- at 30,000 miles, they were replaced, and I figured my problems would be solved.
When I went to pick up the car I noticed on the receipt that there was an oil leak issue and air filter issue that was discovered in the multipoint inspection. My problem was only 1 sensor, but it won't pass required emission in my state. It cuts off for no reason. I have had only few completely enjoyable driving experiences in this car. I take it back, rip the manager a new one, he gives me a loaner again and I'm back the next day to pick up my van, now they clean it. My husband has taken my car in this morning to have the recently brakes checked. Getting in this 2004 Quest is sometimes an emotional battle for me.
Was anyone able to definitively get Nissan to cover the costs when it was outside the 60k warranty period? The following Monday, the dealer calls and tells us the ecu is burnt out, and has some corrosion. The contact was uncertain of the malfunction detected by the trouble code. Common problems of the 2004 Nissan Quest 631 problems have been reported for the 2004 Nissan Quest. For more information, refer to this page:. Also check your Owners Manual for more specific information pertaining to your particular vehicle. Hopefully this can be an easy fix maybe just some slight adjustment.
I filed one on on Quest Tires and the self created mononoply that they have on tires. I have always maintained all fluid changes at the correct time. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The transmission sometimes does not shift and has no acceleration. After few hours everything went normal and when started driving all of sudden break got pressed and car couldn't go anywhere and check engine light came on.
Take a flat bladed screwdriver and slip this between the upper radiator hose and the hose neck on the radiator. At no time was I told that the car wasn't safe to drive. Really dangerous because some times other drivers have problems to avoid crash with my van that does not start and can not be moved away. Also, the Quest's wide turning circle hampers parking. Interior styling compromises the placement of controls and displays. The car is totaled, and I need answers as to how a car that is parked all of a sudden bursts into flames.
Feet would be or behind glove box. Within 5 minutes we had flames and by the time the fire dept got here it was a total loss. I havae had no other problems with it and am considering getting a 2008. I have seen several cars with this same problem. They replaced the pump and refilled it with antifreeze. I'm an anal car owner, but I've never hated driving my 300zx three of them , my 240z, my 91 Maxima, or my 94 Quest all cars I have owned over the years.
Also when closing does not stop if someone is in the way. We have taken it in and had the code checked and it said one of the cam shaft sensors was bad. I also found the following article - - which talks about the problem as well. I showed them the ecm and the manager agreed it was bad but i still had to pay for half of the repairs. The dealer fixed it no charge. I have had problems with the main computer module and the power module.