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Car will not start. No noise when key turned. New battery. Yes
Hello There, It sounds like you may have a weak battery which is usually an indication when getting a clicking sound while turning the key to start the car. This happens when the battery simply does not have the requisite...
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Plug in my tire
Hi there. Many places feel that a tire plug is an acceptable repair. However, the plug that is installed can put undue pressure against the internal belts of the tire. Plugs generally are for emergency use until a proper patch...
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Car is new nissan versa warm up car idles down then shoots back up like something is kicking on then idles down then revs back up
Hello. Depending on the road you are driving on and if here is extra weight in the vehicle then this can occur. This is usually compensation for the lack of power that the engine puts out. With that being said...
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My engine light keeps coming on. We have replaced the air/fuel ratio sensor four times.
Hey there. As you may know, this may be caused by a few different things, one of which is a faulty sensor (which you have already replaced). This may also be caused by an intake air leak, leaking or dirty...
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Ran out gas and put gas back in but car still won't start
Hello. When the vehicle is completely drained of gas, the pump and related fuel system components can be stressed to the point of failure. This will cause the vehicle to not start Start by checking the easy components like the...
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There is a repititive squeak during acceleration usually between 1,000 and 2,000 rpms. CVT
Hello. Typically squealing noises related to engine speed are attributed to the drive belts. It may be a pulley, or the belt itself slipping. This can happen for many reasons. It does not happen in Park because the engine is...
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Right front ball joint excessive play and needs to be replaced. 2009 Nissan Versa
Hello - yes, the Recall was for front spring issues. While it is not common for ball joints to fail at your mileage, many factors come into play: potholes and road conditions where you drive, stop and go vs smooth...
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Car runs great but sometime it won't let you acellarate
It sounds like you may have a transmission problem such as transmission fluid or possibly a faulty transmission control module. Your car's transmission uses transmission fluid to create hydraulic pressure which allows the transmission to shift gears. When the transmission...
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Need to know if I have to program a used motor on my 2011 Nissan Versa 1.8?
Hello. If a "same engine code" swap was performed, the issue is probably defined by whether you used a different engine computer, or plugged the new engine into your existing engine wiring harness and original computer. If you used...
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I have No heat defrost or air due to bad motor and wiring harness and my 12v power outlet is bad
Hello. It may be possible that one of our technicians may be able to repair your defrost and power outlet functionality, it would depend on what is causing the issues. In most cases an electrical issue such as bad wiring,...
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Mass airflow sensor
The mass air sensor is used by the engine computer to measure the barometric pressure, air flow and temperature of the air going into the engine. If the computer is not getting any of these signals, you may still be...
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My car won't start and has a bad oil leak - 2011 Nissan Vesa
Hello. Does the engine hold any oil? If not, then there is a hole in the oil pan. This is the lowest point where all of the oil collects. It is exposed to the ground for easy access, which makes...
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As soon as Ac is switched on the engine goes off
Hi there: An AC compressor that is either broken or starting to fail can stall your engine when you turn on the air or defroster because it sends a signal to engage the clutch on the compressor, which causes more...
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AC/Heat not working anymore
This is a common sign of a failing blower motor relay. The relay is a unit that supplies power to the heat/AC blower motor. When this relay is faulty, the blower motor may work intermittently or sometimes not at all....
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What causes a car to die while accelerating and what causes a loud knocking that goes away?
Hi there: The problem you've described with your 2011 Nissan Versa is incredibly hard to diagnose without completing a diagnostic scan to download any error codes that may have been triggered when the vehicle stalled. However, it is common for...
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How do you know if ta the blower or resistor
This may be related to a faulty blower motor or blower motor relay. Occasionally, the blower motor itself will wear out or become faulty working intermittently as the brush contacts inside the motor wear out. The blower motor relay supplies...
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I replaced the clutch but the pedal sticks to the ground and won't go into gear
Hi. It sounds like the clutch master cylinder and the slave cylinder has gone bad. Both of these components aid in shifting the the car and effect the clutch pedal effectiveness. There could also be the possibility that the throw...
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When I start the car up it still doesn't move when in drive or reverse
A few things can cause the vehicle to not move in any gear. Most vehicles today are drive-by-wire. There is no mechanical connection between the gas pedal and the engine. Electronic sensors at the gas pedal signal electronic sensors at...
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Car turns off after starting
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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I would like to know the basic steps to changing the serpentine belt on my versa, i.e. do I have to take wheel and fender well off
Remove wheel and inner fender. Rotate tensioner clockwise and insert a 6mm rod or screwdriver to hold tensioner in released position. Once belt is replaced the release tensioner and install inner fender and belt.

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