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Leaf

Leaf

Nissan’s all-electric LEAF incorporates both new and existing technologies. This article will familiarize readers with the unique features and design of this car, and provide insight into its expected maintenance and service needs in the future.

August 2012 | Reply More
Wheel Bearing Diagnosis and Service

Wheel Bearing Diagnosis and Service

Here are the basics of wheel bearing diagnosis and service, as well as some old-time wisdom and techniques that used to be a little more commonplace prior to the information age. We’ll focus on the fixed-preload cartridge style wheel bearings that are most common in modern vehicles.

April 2012 | Reply More
The Basics of Nissan’s VVEL System

The Basics of Nissan’s VVEL System

Here’s an overview of Nissan’s Variable Valve Event and Lift system.  We’ll look at which Nissan and Infiniti vehicles are equipped with VVEL, how the system functions, and maintenance considerations.

 

March 2012 | Reply More
Nissan TechNews Spring 2012

Nissan TechNews Spring 2012

Contents Beyond the Belt The automotive accessory drive belt is a staple maintenance item. Let’s take a look at the types of drive belts, material structure, adjusting tension, diagnosing problems, and a few tech tips for working with them on a daily basis. Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Lane Departure Prevention, Intelligent Cruise Control, and […]

March 2012 | Reply More
Body Basics: Premier Products

Body Basics: Premier Products

In this installment, we’ll look at the benefits of using Nissan-approved body alignment equipment and associated tools, bonding and mating products, surface prep, paint and finish products and tools.

 

March 2012 | Reply More