Having problems with your 2000 Nissan Maxima ?

2000 nissan maxima On warm days I get a check engine light and the car smells like anti freeze . The temp gauge never shows it is hot. we have only had a few days above 65F so it has not been happening regulary but it may increase as the weather warms.. Any ideas?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 19-03-2018

Answers :

Replace your overflow cap. The seal under the cap goes bad and can no longer hold under pressure and will seep out a little or a lot, it also won't always give a check engine light except if it gets below the refill sensor. This is the cheapest trick to go with and then if this isn't it, at least you haven't spent $200. Do you see fluid on the ground or does the overflow tank look chalky white?
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