A stream of bubbles will come out from any leaks in the tank. I liked the Hatchback Version of the Versas better…gives it a little more sporty look and a little more leg room inside the car itself. The recall is expected to begin October 19, 2018. The actuator engages a pin, like a small deadbolt, that locks the fuel door shut. With everything going electronic these days, it surprises me that a mechanical system is used. The recall began on December 2, 2016.
I ripped the back of my car apart looking for the release mechanism to disconnect the lock feature but couldn't find it. However, it does surprise me that a mechanical system is used with a cable. An option on the 1949 Nash was a gasoline cap that had an electrical release. The fewer the buttons and knobs, the happier I am. I had several long distance calls that I never would have made, so I took the bill to the telephone office.
Fuel tanks are susceptible to deterioration from the corrosive agents in the fuel because fuel tanks are made of metal. Pinch off the fuel line, submerge the tank under water, and then blow through the pressure line. When you feel the actuator it feel about the diameter of a pencil pull it towards the rear. I think it was the students that lived in the next house. If you have noticed the odor of gasoline around your vehicle when it is in the garage, you may want to check for a leak in your Nissan fuel tank. Lift carpeting enough to stick your paw in there.
Gently lift gasket edge away from carpeted sidewall. The telephone company took the charges off and added them to the number that had been dialed. You need to consider your automotive fuel system requirements carefully. The outlet pipe has a fitting for a fuel line connection. At any rate, the locking gas cap and the visit to the telephone office solved the problem. Every car's fuel tank should be given proper attention and care, because the slightest defect on it might just be the cause of accidents. However, back in 1962, my gas mileage kept going down on my old 1947 Pontiac.
Overview Power for all Versa sedans comes from a naturally aspirated 1. Remedy Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. Much of this siphoning was due to the contrived shortage of gasoline as opposed to the price. So, production costs dropped, and revenues rose. Nissan manufacturers made sure that it has loaded all its automobiles with the right fuel tanks and all other needed car parts as well.
My Versa is a tad smaller than my old Chevy Malibu. In fact, defective fuel tanks like those having leaks can cause your car to explode. Recall Date 2017-04-26 Description Nissan North America, Inc. We carry a selection of quality fuel tank replacements at great prices in our online catalog. It acts as a reservoir for your fuel until it is needed in the operation of your vehicle. Your Nissan fuel tank is mounted in the undercarriage of your vehicle, below the trunk area.
Side curtains instead of roll up windows—only functional buttons and switches on the dashboard. For best results, keep the Versa in an urban, slow-speed habitat. These factors can cause damage that leave an opening for corrosion to begin, capable of causing leaks in those areas over time. But even the new Malibus that are out are smaller than my old Malibu. I was unable to open the fuel tank door in July and after contacting my nissan dealership was advised to bring it in and they would replace the actuator and that it's a common issue that it stops working.
It will not open no matter what i do. My 1965 Rambler Classic 550 bottom of the line was the almost perfect car that I once owned. All the drivers who would have normally put in 5 gallons every week suddenly came out and put in 15 gallons all at once. Nissan is recalling certain model year 2017 Versa vehicles manufactured August 1, 2016, to August 16, 2016. Is this an electronic issue? As we operate our vehicle and as we press o our accelerator, the fuel revs up the engine producing power. Manufactureres then began designing in remote releases to prevent siphoning. Hi i am new here and i am having problems with my gas tank.
On a Nash that had this feature, you pushed a button in the car whcih actuated a solenoid that let the spring loaded gasoline cap flip open. The 2006 Chevrolet Uplander that owned before the Sienna did not have this feature. Maybe the actuator never needed replacing in the first place?. My 2011 Toyota Sienna has the same feature as your 2010 Nissan Versa for opening the gasoline filler door. The dealership informed me that there is a release switch somewhere in the back of the car for just these emergencies and to just pull it and the fuel tank door would just pop open. Even if this danger is avoided, with the expense of fuel growing every day, certainly losing it to a leak is not an ideal situation.