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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Rogue
While the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4 generally get the most attention in the crossover utility vehicle (CUV) class, buyers should take a look at the 2012 Nissan Rogue. The second-smallest model...
2012 Nissan Rogue vs. 2012 Ford Escape: Which One Should I Buy?
Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) use the chassis of a truck to provide superior structure, with a larger size and often poor gas mileage. While that isn’t always true, SUVs have a raised ground clearance and are generally meant...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Live in the Country
Living in the country is a whole different way of living. You deal with rough and uneven roads, mud, snow, rain, and ice and you need a vehicle that can stand up...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're an Uber or Lyft Driver
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Throttle Body and fuel injector cleaning normal to do at my miles? Dealership saying I should do it.
It may be a good idea to have the throttle body and injectors cleaned at regular times but you do not have to have it done now unless you are having a problem with how the engine is running. If...
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somethint loose inside steering
Hello. Noises from the steering wheel can be caused by a few different things. If the noises appear to be coming from inside of the vehicle then it may be possible that one of the steering column components, perhaps the...
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Should I idle my car if I do not use it that frequently?
Hi. The worst thing you can do is not drive it at all. By you driving the suv once a week should help you maintain the battery and keep the car in good running condition. If you drove it a...
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When replacing rear brake pads on 2012 nissan rogue is it necessary to replace rotors at the same time?
Whenever brake pads are replaced the brake rotors must be resurfaced on a brake lathe or replaced outright. Putting new pads on a worn rotor is a guarantee that the new pads will wear irregularly, you will have vibration, and...
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Why does my car shake when I break and why does it sound "old" in cold weather after warming up?
The hard starting in cold weather is almost certainl due to a failing battery. A borderline battery can often be pushed over the edge by cold weather. As far as the braking issues is concerned, the most likely cause is...
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Sport mode fuse location in 2012 Nissan Rogue?
Hello. My research does not indicate that there is not a fuse for the sport mode feature. It may be possible that the switch itself is bad, or that there is an engine management issue that is preventing the sport...
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How can I find a dipstick to check my transmission fluid?
The transmission fluid stick is generally not a universal fit part and will normally be specific to your vehicle. There are many local aftermarket auto parts stores, such as Autozone, O'Reilly's, Napa, and so on, where you should be able...
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Steering wheel locked
The issue may be within the steering column. It can be the ignition switch not releasing the steering lock mechanism, or it can be the steering lock mechanism itself. There can be a broken or out of adjustment component in...
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The dealer can't reproduce the car shaking as if it's going to stop when A/C is on and car is idling.
This problem may be related to a dirty or failing idle air control valve. This valve reads the air intake as it enters the fuel injection system while being mixed with fuel and relays this information to the computer. The...
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The alarm is going off after the battery cables was disconnected
Hello. If the alarm is going off after reconnecting the battery cables then it may be possible that it needs to be reset or switched off. This can be done with the remote key fob, or by manually locking and...
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AWD light stays on and I just had all 4 tires changed by a mechanic.
Hi there. The AWD light is coming on for the sensors on the wheels are picking up different tire rotational speeds. If you are putting on used tires and not new tires, then you will need to check the tire...
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Car won't start
This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both. For example, if the...
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When I make a turn I get a knocking noise from the rear of the vehicle
Hi there - I suspect the spider gears in the rear differential have failed in some way. The spider gears rotate only when the rear wheels move at different speeds (like when you are turning sharply). It is also possible...
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I cannot move my car in reverse when on a hill, nothing happens when I press the gas pedal
The Nissan Rogue is equipped with a Continuously Variable Transmission. They are known to experience issues such as not moving in any gear when the gas pedal is applied, even floored. It may be slipping due to internal issues with...
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Dealer where I purchased the vehicle stated my rotors were "all rotted" at my last service. Quote - $375.00 per axle? High?
Hello. 'Rotted' is an unusual term for brake rotor problems, but here we are. With your mileage, especially if you have lots of stop-and-go driving, brake service may be required. Dealers have a fairly high cost structure (building, test equipment,...
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Power door lock won't work in one door
The drivers door lock cylinder is most likely bad and need to be replaced. The rear door may be bad also but is an intermittent problem. I would recommend having the drivers door lock actuator tested and replaced. You could...
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What do charge for a 2009 cv/axle replacement
Hi there: In most cases, anytime you replace CV/Axle shafts, they should be done in pairs. However, before you assume this is the exact reason why you're having issues with a sluggish running Nissan Rogue, you might want to have...
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Dashboard has light showing low volume indecator
Hi there: I'm not finding any indicator light that you're describing on Nissan's instruction page for indicator lights that is related to a volume control. You might want to review this page and match the light with one you're seeing...
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Should I put the AWD button on during a snow storm?
You should keep the system in automatic mode and only put into lock AWD when you are in an off road or get into a slippery situation on the road. Like if you cannotget up an icy road or you...
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How do I adjust the backup camera display?
While you have the vehicle in reverse and your foot firmly on the brake, there is an option to adjust day/night settings. Here you can adjust the brightness, but there is no option for changing the contrast. You can adjust...

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