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by gloucester
Tue Feb 23, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER
Replies: 84
Views: 6028

Re: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER

More efficiency - and remember most petrols weren't turbo whereas most now are
by gloucester
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Exhaust Air Flap Function
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: Exhaust Air Flap Function

Welcome to this forum.

Sorry can't help but hopefully someone will be around soon.
by gloucester
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Electronic systems
Topic: Boot opening on engine start/stop
Replies: 5
Views: 1133

Re: Boot opening on engine start/stop

Welcome to this forum

Hadn't seen the previous postings - how peculiar!

Can't contribute anything beyond calnorth's response above.
by gloucester
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - Newbie
Replies: 3
Views: 134

Re: Hello - Newbie

Welcome to this forum.
by gloucester
Mon Feb 22, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Considering a QashQai, after some advice and honest comments.
Replies: 5
Views: 248

Re: Considering a QashQai, after some advice and honest comments.

One thing to consider if you ARE looking at diesels too - well two things actually. The 1.5 diesel has a cambelt - so needs replacing at 5 years and 72k-90k miles. Other engines all have cam chains which are supposedly more reliable and don't need changing until around 175k miles - but there are pro...
by gloucester
Mon Feb 22, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: 1.2 DIG-T - Oil loss
Replies: 755
Views: 291484

Re: 1.2 DIG-T - Oil loss

I am on the lookout for a petrol SUV with panoramic sunroof with a budget of £13k and a 2017 Qashqai was an obvious candidate until I started to research them and found this thread. Is the oil issue still found on newer models or is it limited to particular years? I saw there's a list of serial num...
by gloucester
Mon Feb 22, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Considering a QashQai, after some advice and honest comments.
Replies: 5
Views: 248

Re: Considering a QashQai, after some advice and honest comments.

Two points The 1.2 petrol is VERY unreliable - check out other topics on here. [*] The CVT is unreliable - check out other topics on here. My honest advice would be to look elsewhere. But then I did so I would say that wouldn't I ! :) * - 76 pages of comments here - https://www.qashqaiforums.co.uk/v...
by gloucester
Mon Feb 22, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member, considering a QashQai
Replies: 1
Views: 151

Re: New member, considering a QashQai

A [gentle] welcome to this forum.

It's "Qashqai" !!! :)
by gloucester
Sun Feb 21, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER
Replies: 84
Views: 6028

Re: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER

The widths I was quoting were without mirrors

I think the problem for some is actually getting in and out of the car

My garage door is 2130mm wide
by gloucester
Sun Feb 21, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER
Replies: 84
Views: 6028

Re: ALL-NEW NISSAN QASHQAI BREAKS COVER

It's supposedly owing to crash protection - but that's not the whole story methinks.