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EVAP: The Phantom Emissions Menace

EVAP: The Phantom Emissions Menace

Let’s take a look into the evaporative emissions system and the various DTCs that it can cause.

May 2018 | Reply More
Timing Is Everything

Timing Is Everything

An overview of how two popular engines control the timing of their camshafts, including timing chains, tensioners, guides, and sprockets.

July 2015 | Reply More
Nissan TechNews Fall 2014

Nissan TechNews Fall 2014

How to deal with EVAP problemts, review of valve clearance adjustments, key-off drain diagnosis, and the regenerative braking system

September 2014 | Reply More
Valve Adjustment:  A Touchy Feely Subject

Valve Adjustment: A Touchy Feely Subject

Here’s a review of the once-common skill of valve clearance adjustment and how it should be done on modern Nissan vehicles.

September 2014 | Reply More
Oh My, I Think I’ve Got the Vapors!

Oh My, I Think I’ve Got the Vapors!

How to deal with EVAP problems without developing indigestion.

September 2014 | Reply More