IS IT NORMAL FOR ABS SELF TEST TO BE LOUD?

  • Tiny
  • JeffL
  • 2008 NISSAN FRONTIER
  • 69,700 MILES

On a nissan frontier? When idling, hear light repetitive ping sound. How to fix this?Just light pinging when sitting and engine idling. Very light but noticeable. Also, abs self test clunk after the first shift a little unpleasant. Is this normal on these frontiers as so many have said?

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 3:39 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Rivermikerat
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Have it scanned for codes. Check for vacuum leaks. Check the plugs. The pinging could actually be preigntion.

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 10:04 PM
  • Tiny
  • Fixitmr
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Sound of self test varies with vehicles but it is generally louder than most think is reasonable. Have codes read see if any knock sensor dtc's in there? Try some premium gas?

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 10:23 PM

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