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by Daewar
Fri Jun 10, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Vibration/knocking sound
Replies: 15
Views: 13354

Re: Vibration/knocking sound

My 1.6 D engine Quashqai 2016 made a noise at low speeds on acceleration/ deceleration in 1st / 2nd gear similar the sound u get when a worn drive shaft ball joint knocks on full lock. I had a tow-bar fitted & mentioned the noise to the fitter. The guy was not available to ask what he did, but he su...
by Daewar
Fri Jun 10, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Qashqai 1.2 turbo (Acenta SV)
Replies: 6
Views: 3832

Re: Qashqai 1.2 turbo (Acenta SV)

A bad idea. Because the ECU monitors the flow of charge air entering / exiting the engine, it will have assumptions of how much air exists when u remove your foot off the accelerator (hot compressed air gets returned to the front of the turbo compressor to reduce the boost pressure but keeping the t...
by Daewar
Fri Jun 10, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Electronic Parking Brake & Hill Start Assist probelms
Replies: 19
Views: 12123

Re: Electronic Parking Brake & Hill Start Assist probelms

I think the warning is so detailed because people are stupid & will blame just about anyone else for their actions, especially if there is a claim to be made. (No offense intended).
by Daewar
Thu May 26, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Left hand stork with lights functions on it
Replies: 36
Views: 9992

Re: Left hand stork with lights functions on it

I'm reporting this post for being too funny. Put a right big smirk on my face :) I have had no trouble with storks in the QQ, or indeed any other form of avian wildlife, but in the event that I quickly need to identify the malfunctioning part and replace it with, say, a flamingo, I made myself this ...
by Daewar
Thu May 26, 2016 1:24 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Water on door windows
Replies: 11
Views: 4840

Re: Water on door windows

On my cars open/closing the window wipes the outside and inside, but like a lot of cars they have a felt type material as part of the seal, so it does wipe and move the water but like a sponge so water gets reapplied in large drops. Fine droplets are changed to bigger droplets allowing a better view...
by Daewar
Wed May 25, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Main QashQai Discussion
Topic: Water on door windows
Replies: 11
Views: 4840

Re: Water on door windows

Just about every car i have ever owned has done this, including my last car a Mini Countryman.
MartyJ wrote:After its been raining and the outside of the car has dried off when you lower and then raise any of the door windows they are always wet? My old car never had this problem.
Is it a fault ?