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by david sunderland
Wed Jul 11, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Mercedes Diesel Scandal
Replies: 23
Views: 1642

Re: Mercedes Diesel Scandal

Heard that they letting staff go any where near pension age still dont have the numbers they want .....remember i said a month or so they where working overtime to the end of the month to get as many cars out up to the emissions change date RWE...Also putting in new lines ready to start production o...
by david sunderland
Sat Jul 07, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Oil level after dealer oil change
Replies: 20
Views: 1131

Re: Oil level after dealer oil change

Had to take over a ltr out of my daughters mini diesel which was 4months old when we got it ...garage says mini if used on short runs can top up the oil with diesel fuel w hen the dpf cleans itself it was coming up to a year old the oil is in for 2 years so had to drop the level.....qashqai use the ...
by david sunderland
Sat Jul 07, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Oil level after dealer oil change
Replies: 20
Views: 1131

Re: Oil level after dealer oil change

If yours is a diesel it will be like that it ...when I was working i had 5 toyota forktrucks that I had to do checks on and the ftter said diesel oil goes like that...
by david sunderland
Fri Jul 06, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Oil level after dealer oil change
Replies: 20
Views: 1131

Re: Oil level after dealer oil change

Dave..try removing the stick and leaving it out for a few hours so the tube drains of oil. then you get a reading on first dip i do mine and leave it across my seat so I don't forget I now check in the morning and as long as as i have a reading close to max ......as my drive has a slope. in it.....d...
by david sunderland
Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Engine auto stop/start
Replies: 10
Views: 772

Re: Engine auto stop/start

Don't think you can i tried the trick under the bonnet where you turn the bracket so the bonnet does not hit the switch but the alarm system comes on in tekna....david
by david sunderland
Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Test drive of Qashqai
Replies: 2
Views: 330

Re: Test drive of Qashqai

You can check if battery is from new mine has date stamped on Feb 17.....
by david sunderland
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Local paper has two Nissan factory items
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Local paper has two Nissan factory items

Go today SUNDERLAND ECHO for 2 items which might interest readers...
by david sunderland
Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: main dealer engine replacement
Replies: 12
Views: 1071

Re: main dealer engine replacement

CHRIS Mark the items so you will know if they have been changed ...when running in its more important not too Labour the engine try to drive at 2000 +
by david sunderland
Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Oil level after dealer oil change
Replies: 20
Views: 1131

Re: Oil level after dealer oil change

DAEWAR when you got your bill how much oil did they charge you for... i was always taught to top up to the line and never let a car out without checking oil level we used to fill by a line into the oil store bay like a air line but most garages get a 45 gallon drum of a oil type and grade that does ...
by david sunderland
Thu May 10, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: 1.2 dig-t grey smoke
Replies: 9
Views: 1063

Re: 1.2 dig-t grey smoke

Follow lots of QQ up here and they all do it ..mine can be running for 20 mins and i put my foot down on a small hill and you can see it in nearside mirrow....david

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