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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
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
Keeping Cool Under Pressure

Keeping Cool Under Pressure

There is no such thing as a maintenance-free cooling system. It’s important to identify potential problems and catch them before a break-down situation. Let’s explore Nissan’s various engine cooling systems, the importance of proper fluids, and some best-practice inspection techniques.

February 2014 | Reply More