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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Murano
The 2012 Nissan Murano is a sleek crossover SUV that has all the modern amenities. It has ample interior space with a luxurious feel, and a driver oriented suspension. If you need a...

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A/c
Hi Justin. Thanks for contacting us today. To be honest, this is a bit confusing to us as well. Usually with AC systems, the issue is rather easy to trace - especially if it's mechanical in nature. However, if you've...
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My car feels like its not accelerating properly. I know the car has a bad catalyic converter could that be the problem?
If the fault in the converter is that it is "plugged" or "restricted" that will reduce power output of the engine and you will experience that in the form of reduced acceleration. All other "categories" of converter failures though, although...
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My radiator fan is shaking and rattling.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The fans can cause the vehicle to shake and vibrate. If you suspect the problem lies with the fans, start there. Check for any broken fins, extra noises, debris, or other obvious signs of...
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My radiator fan is shaking
There are a number of things that could be causing this kind of sound, such as bad idler/tensioner bearings, a loose cooling fan assembly. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look...
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Car dies after warming up restarts right after then dies shortly after
The first thing to check for is air leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without passing through the Mass Air Flow meter (MAF) will dilute the fuel mixture and lead to just this kind of behavior. At your...
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My 2008 murano runs smooth, but shuts off after the temperature gauge reaches close to half
Hello, thank you for writing in. If the vehicle is not actually overheating, then the coolant temperature sensor may be failing. The car may be prematurely entering into a safety mode meant to keep your engine from destroying itself. Overheating...
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Computer says crankshaft position sensor. Already changed it to a new one amd original and still check engine light on and have tr
Hi Gibran. This is a rather common problem. In most cases, when you have an error code trapped in the ECU, and a repair is made, there are two reasons why the light would continue to trigger. First, you have...
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Car temp reading hot but not overheating
Hi Jennifer. One of the most common causes of an engine that runs hotter than normal is due to air bubbles in the cooling system. If repairs were made to the radiator and the replacement coolant was not correctly bled...
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can you drive your car with a hole in your catalytic converter
Hi there. It's not recommended to drive a vehicle with a hole in the exhaust system, especially the catalytic converter. In most cases, a hole in the exhaust can cause harmful exhaust gases to leak, which can be harmful to...
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I hear a rattling noise from my engine every time i accelerate and my engine light keeps on flickering ever since.
Hi there. In some cases, when the oil light flickers and you hear a rattle coming from the motor at the same time, it's due to cylinder head components, like valve lifters being loose or not having enough lubrication due...
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a rattling noise from my engine when i accelerate and my engine light keeps on flickering ever since. safe to take it on a trip?
With the running description you gave you should not drive it long distance if you are getting engine noise and check engine light flashing. The problem may be low oil pressure or another issue with a sensor. Have the vehicle...
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07 Murano smoking. A lot of oil on the ground
Hi Demetra. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically oil leaking on the ground and smoke coming from the engine are one in the same. Oil typically splatters under the motor and onto hot engine parts, like intake or exhaust manifolds;...
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When I start my car and put it in gear it moves on its on but when I press on the gas pedal it doesn't accelerate
It could be that you have a problem with the throttle motor. Gone are the days when the link between the pedal and the engine was a physical cable. The movement of the throttle valve is now done by a...
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Hello, I get an error code on my 2006 Nissan Murano SE. It states "b1049 driver airbag module open". Whole airbag or component??
Hi Clay. Thanks for writing in today. The code you've listed is a Nissan-specific error code that indicates a few possible sources of the air bag module warning light. The top sources include a faulty air bag, spiral cable, bad...
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Why when I went to check my oil the stick was full of oil like the whole stick
Hi there. When you first remove the oil dipstick, it will typically be covered with oil. This is why the correct procedure is to wipe the excessive oil off the dipstick, reinsert and check the oil level after that. In...
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How do you know when evaporative emission vapor vent tube from fuel tank to evaporative emission canister is faulty?
If a leak in the EVAP system is detected, the Check Engine light will illuminate on the dash and the trouble code related to the problem will be stored in the engine computer. When an air leak is present in...
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My nissan murano overheated and stalled and now it won't start.
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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My car will not exceed 3rpms when accelerating from say 30-60mph. What could be the issue?
Hi Destine. Thanks for writing in today. Usually this type of issue is caused by a faulty shift solenoid, or most likely - an obstruction of dirty transmission fluid inside hydraulic lines. Sometimes having the transmission flushed and filter replaced...
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My 2007 Nissan Murano gas gage stays at empty and recently I started the car and I drove 3ft and it stopped what is going on?
Hi Brittany. Thanks for contacting us today. If the fuel sensor is not working on your Nissan, it may or may not be the cause of the acceleration problems you are having. In most cases this type of symptom is...
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Engine turns off when I shit into drive
Hi Rosie. Thanks for contacting us today. The issue you are describing might be related to the alternator. The alternator is responsible for powering all mechanical and electrical systems on the vehicle after the engine has been started. So, if...

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