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    Re: 98 Nissan Sani Engine replacement

    As said before, you can play with the heads and cams or

    There is another engine that will fit with no major changes... VG30ET, it is the first vg30 with a single turbo, it came in the first...
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    Re: Benoni IC Nissan Service glitch & remedy

    Second that...

    Most Dealerships will reply by saying it was not your parts in the bakkie, mistakenly put there....or or or...
  3. Re: Nissan Xtrail T31 2.0 Dci - Water pump replacement

    To my knowledge you don't replace the pump unless you experience problems and therefore scratch that from the list that could be a problem.

    The problem is the quality you will replace it with, if...
  4. Re: Nissan dealers' outrageous service costs!!

    In a perfect world, where you trust them and they do what they say, and do it right, the dealer stamp carries a lot of weight.

    But we are in the real world, where you cannot trust that they would...
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    Re: Hardbody 1997/98 V6 Dipstick

    I went through this years back my hardbody 3L V6, I sent the bakkie in to do the clutch, oil pan gasket and some other stuff, later on realized that they did not remove the dipstick before replacing...
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    Re: Castrol GTX CI-4 Diesel oil any good?

    CI-4 was released for vehicles after 2002 with an API rating, the C4 is a euro rating for vehicles from 2012 onwards with more advanced exhaust systems like a DPF.

    As stated, replacing your DPF...
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    Re: Castrol GTX CI-4 Diesel oil any good?

    CI-4 and C4 are not the same rating/thing.

    As stated before, oil is cheap, having to replace your engine or DPF is expensive. Basically replacing your DPF would be close to the same price to...
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    Re: Castrol GTX CI-4 Diesel oil any good?

    That's the problem, you get C3 and C2 etc almost everywhere but C4 seems to be gold from an ancient land that SA have not discovered yet.

    I would like a 10w40 ACEA C4 but it seems it's non...
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    Re: Castrol GTX CI-4 Diesel oil any good?

    In my Nissan Qashqai Nissan recommends 5w30 ACEA C4 synthetic oil, the only oil I can find is what they supply Elf evolution, there is a GTX 5w30 ACEA C4 and a Shell ultra professional ACEA C4 but it...
  10. Re: Pathfinder - Weird "click" sound on brakes

    Hi

    When you install your disk pads, you get an inner and outer shim, apart from other functions this shim holds your pad in position, one of your shims ether did not get installed or has...
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    Re: Nissan Xtrail 2.2 Diesel Smoking

    1. To check whether it is the turbo, open your boost pipes, if you find anything more than oily sweat, your turbo is pushing oil through it's seals.
    2. Turbo again, after driving and you switch off,...
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    Re: Who does the best tunes?

    Most tuners have the capability and knowledge to tune your vehicle properly, the problem is time, they want to get the basics done and give you back the vehicle.

    I am sure if you request them and...
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    Re: Navara not starting

    This happens with the Qashqai's also, mine has done it 3 times in the 2 years I have owned it, luckily I have not lost the battery, I believe the aircon relay does not switch off, so I am now testing...
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    Re: New brand filter Nissan is using

    Only on certain vehicles.

    That diesel filter alone is just under R1000
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    Re: New brand filter Nissan is using

    Yes...coming back to the Nissan brand and it's quality, we know items are rebranded with the Nissan name, only now they don't bother to hide the original manufacturer...from China::)
    So the from...
  16. Re: MediaRelease: All new Nissan Navara: built in Africa for Africa

    :rolleyes: As ek kyk na nissan agente se geaardheid en diens teenoor hulle kliente, kan ek nie dink die gaan enigstens uit draai soos hulle voorspel nie, en sterkte vir die kliente wat daarna gediens...
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    Re: Springs Nissan never again!!!

    Unfortunately it seems it is a norm, Nissan agents are no good.

    Yet we regard a vehicle that was maintained by them to be the best value.???
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    Re: Diesel Prices APP

    I had it at some stage and it only gave me old info so I deleted it.
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    Re: CVT vs Standard Auto

    I drive a Nissan Qashqai with a CVT.

    Pro's: It accelerates smoothly
    If you want to, you can use it in manual like a triptonic gearbox giving you full control
    On the open road...
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    Re: Nissan Hardbody 3.0 16V Td SAC Upgrade

    Should you find after the upgrades your EGT is still high and you need a bit more ease of mind=

    Water/Methanol Injection is the answer.

    In diesel applications, no additional tuning is needed...
  21. Thread: Navara noise

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    Re: Navara noise

    Case and.....Point ;D;D;D
  22. Thread: Navara noise

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    Re: Navara noise

    Can't tell you what it is but I can tell you that turbo spool does not cause vibration.

    If the Navara is still under warranty, take it to a different dealer and see what they say, normally they...
  23. Re: 1998 Nissan Sani 3.0 V6 4x4 needs a starter

    May I ask what the difference is between the G00 and the G01?
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    Re: Your Lockdown Projects

    Het vir mammie n' bedtafel gebou sodat sy nie haar gat uit die bed uit te lig terwyl sy werk of watookal nie, die was voor die wood staining.

    Paar ander jobbies gedoen rondom die huis maar die was...
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    Re: Nissan waarborg

    Nou wonder mens of dit so is in ander fabriekate..
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    Re: Drivers licence renewal

    I made my appointment and visited for renewal, did what I had to, this was early June. The system is currently saying the card has been posted to the DLTC...I wonder how long it takes these days to...
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    Re: Nissan Qashqai surprise

    I have the 1.6dci cvt.

    Lovely vehicle, only issue is the pull away "lag" but that is a usual thing with electronic throttles, the CVT just adds the few milliseconds, of course the diesel usage is...
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    Re: Haval H2 Luxury Auto

    I spoke to a Haval H2 Lux Auto(2019 model) owner, he could not fault the car in general, 2 problems in general is it is not very fuel economic, 2ndly the cruise control does what it has to on a hill...
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    Re: Haval H2 Luxury Auto

    I have searched some more and it seems the draw back is the fuel economy of an average of around 11km/l, that is not great but then take my Qashqai, it states 4.9l per 100km so that gets you a...
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    Haval H2 Luxury Auto

    I test drove a Haval H2 Luxury Auto over the weekend, I must say I was impressed with the quality, in auto there was a bit of turbo lag...well I believe it's the gearing because as soon as you go...
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    Re: Nissan Hardbody 3.0 16V Td Poor Acceleration

    There should not be oil in your intake/boost pipes, oil sweat is ok, but if you find it wet with oil, thats a problem. Not saying that is your problem for power loss but especially after you...
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    Re: Pre-paid electricity Pretoria

    Got a call yesterday from a Municipal worker that they want to come and check my meter, I informed the worker that I left a note with the logged call that we would be home around 5pm, I was informed...
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    Re: Pre-paid electricity Pretoria

    I understand the price per unit increased, I do not measure price, I measure the units used over a specific time, I then get my average usage, since December, my average has gone up by 10+.

    Things...
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    Re: Pre-paid electricity Pretoria

    From municipality.

    Will time geyser to one hour, I have logged a call for them to check, it seems like this is not a strange occurrence to them.
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    Pre-paid electricity Pretoria

    I have noticed since December 2019 that my pre-paid units are running out at an accelerated rate, I am now using about 10-12 units more per day than what I use too. The kicker is, I am now running my...
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