Engine Mechanical

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 Summer 2015

Nissan TechNews Summer 2015

This issue offers an overview of two popular Nissan timing systems; a look at the main components of Nissan HVAC systems; why and how to order parts via the Nissan eSTORE; tips for navigating the Nissan TechInfo website and a special TSB report on programming blank transmission control modules.

July 2015 | Reply More
Nissan TechNews Winter 2015

Nissan TechNews Winter 2015

Read about the disappearing ignition switch, Electronic Power Steering, Turbocharging and Direct Injection Gasoline technology (MR16DDT JUKE engine), and matte paint used on carbon fiber bodies.

March 2015 | Reply More
The MR16DDT

The MR16DDT

A look at the MR16DDT turbocharged, direct-injection gasoline engine in the JUKE, covering the engine design, direct injection system, turbo, and continuously variable valve timing. Also, a few service procedures and diagnostic considerations for this engine.

March 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