Engine Mechanical

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 | By | 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 | By | 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 | By | 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 | By | 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 | By | Reply More