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2002 Nissan Xterra SE Coolant Leak From Intake Manifold Water Outlet

2002 Nissan Xterra SE

COOLANT LEAK FROM INTAKE MANIFOLD WATER OUTLET

SERVICE INFORMATION

If an applied vehicle exhibits:

- Engine coolant under the vehicle when parked

- Smell of coolant when engine is warm,

The cause may be coolant leaking between the water outlet housing and intake manifold sealing surfaces (see Fig. 1 ). Refer to the SERVICE PROCEDURE to resolve this incident, should it occur.

NOTE: A leak from the above noted area can be verified by a visual inspection.

SERVICE PROCEDURE

Install the new fiber gasket (refer to the PARTS INFORMATION section) between the water outlet housing and intake manifold as follows:

CAUTION: Be careful not to spill engine coolant on electrical connectors, drive belts, etc. when performing the following procedure.

1. Verify the coolant leak is coming from the water outlet housing/intake manifold sealing surfaces.

2. Use the valve on the lower radiator tank to drain coolant, into a clean bucket (or other clean, suitable container), to just below the level of the water outlet housing. Download File PDF

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