Diagnosing Nissan Ignition System Problems with CONSULT III Plus and an Oscilloscope

Fundamentals of the ignition coil haven’t changed much, but the approach to diagnosing an ignition problem today has been enhanced by utilizing some of the advanced tools we’ll be talking about in this article.

Nissan Electronic Automatic Transmission Diagnosis and Valve Body Replacement: Part Two

In this month’s article, Transmission Diagnosis and Valve Body Replacement Part Two, we continue the discussion of transmission diagnostics and replacement from Part One, with a focus on the relearning functions and steps required to successfully complete a transmission repair or replacement on Nissan vehicles.

Nissan Electronic Automatic Transmission (EAT) Diagnosis and Valve Body Replacement, Part One

Electrical diagnostic methodology involved with the transmission’s sensors and control solenoids and the general procedures required for successful replacement of the valve body assembly in a Nissan CVT vehicle.

Nissan Driver Assistance Technology

Nissan vehicles are starting to feature the kind of technology we’ve been waiting for. The next step is dealing with the diagnostic and repair procedures when they turn up at our shops.

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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Electrical Woes

Electrical Woes

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

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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.

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