Driveability + Emissions

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
Nissan TechNews Winter 2014

Nissan TechNews Winter 2014

Electronic Throttle Control System and it’s components, Cooling system problems, collision repair, and an overview of Nissan OBD II.

February 2014 | Reply More
On-Board Diagnostics

On-Board Diagnostics

An overview of Nissan OBD II, and why the CONSULT is superior when compared to generic scan tools for diagnosing problems on Nissan vehicles.

February 2014 | Reply More
Diagnosing P030x Codes

Diagnosing P030x Codes

When a misfire is imperceptible, you may need to use the ECM as your “eyes” and “ears”. Learning to use freeze frame data and pending codes will speed diagnosis and reduce comebacks.

August 2011 | Reply More