Nissan TechNews

Electrical Issues Case Studies

All of us have to be aware of the sensitive nature of the rolling computer complex that represents today’s vehicles.

The Nissan LEAF e-Pedal

The Nissan LEAF combines hydraulic braking, regenerative braking, and traditional accelerator technology into one device: the e-Pedal. You’ll have to keep the system calibrated so key components can function together.

Getting to the Bottom of it — with the Fuel Tank

The fuel tank is an integral part of engine performance, emissions control, and, safety systems. Problems are rare, but can be real head scratchers.

Differences in Servicing Nissan R-1234yf A/C Systems

New A/C systems vs R-134a in service equipment, handling of the R-1234yf refrigerant, and a few extra minutes for enhanced leak detection steps.

The Comeback Code

What do you do when the code keeps coming back and just won’t die? Let’s look at some common mistakes and how to get those codes to go away for good.

Nissan TechNews March 2019

In this issue: Keep the Fuel Flowing; Nissan Sectioning Repair Tips; Starting with the Starter; Fluid Advancements

Nissan LEAF Collision Repair Training from I-CAR®

I-CAR® Nissan LEAF® Technologies & Repair Considerations class covers sectioning structural components, ultra high strength steel, ADAS and…

Fluid Advancements: R-1234yf and Dynamic Oil Change Intervals

R-1234yf and Dynamic Oil Change Intervals

Starting with the Starter

Step one; start the engine and allow to idle… it won’t start? Now it’s time to start with step zero — the starter. It now requires more advanced diagnostics and a few cool new tricks. Let’s take a look at modern and classic starting circuit diagnostics.

How to Tame an Unruly Nissan Sunroof

How to Tame an Unruly Nissan Sunroof

Under certain conditions the Nissan sunroof assembly may stick in one spot, repeat various phases of the opening or closing cycle, or not operate at all. Our diagnostic and repair tips will help you teach that unruly sunroof to behave.

So you want to be a specialist?

So you want to be a specialist?

Having learned about the many benefits of Nissan CCRN certification, you may be wondering about repairing Nissan’s industry-leading high performance sports car, the GT-R. Well, if this is your goal, then Nissan has just the program for you.

Using the Right Fluids

Using the Right Fluids

Let’s look at some of the issues in picking the best juice and why it matters in making the best repair you can.

EFI FYI

EFI FYI

Here’s what you need to know to make a quick, accurate, and effective repair on the technological wonder that is the Nissan fuel injection system.

The Great Oil Change Debate

The Great Oil Change Debate

This article will discuss Nissan’s official stances with respect to oil changes, as well as why it is important to refer to Nissan for oil change interval recommendations.

Electrical Woes

Electrical Woes

Tracking down electrical failures in harnesses, connectors and wherever else they may hide, can be challenging. Fix them right.

Which Bank to Bank On?

Which Bank to Bank On?

Air/fuel mixture data from your scan tool can go a long way when you are faced with a no-code drivability or engine performance problem.