Well, after getting the Qashqai back from the dealer last week it was clear immediately that the issue was not fixed. I had to try to get used to the throttle delay. I tried… I really tried… but I couldn’t. It really doesn’t suit my driving style. So I went to the dealer this afternoon … Continue reading Goodbye 1.6 CVT Qashqai… hello 1.5 manual
The throttle pick up issue I have had with the new Qashqai seems to be getting better… or at least I am noticing it less! It could well be that I am getting used to it a bit but there have been times when I hardly noticed it at all and other times when it … Continue reading Nissan Qashqai – Throttle is better
Although we have only had the Qashqai for a week we have discovered an issue with the throttle and engine pick up. When pulling away, if you press the throttle slowly to get a slowish pull away then nothing much happens for a short while. Then, all of a sudden, the engine picks up and … Continue reading Nissan Qashqai – Throttle issue
Now we have had the new Qashqai nearly a week I thought I would report my first impressions. The inside is a massive improvement over the previous model. We were looking at getting a nearly new, late 2013 model, but when we looked at the interior we just couldn’t do it. This new Qashqai has … Continue reading New Nissan Qashqai – First Impressions
We managed to pick up both the new Nissan Leaf and the Qashqai yesterday. Don’t they look smart! Now the fun part of cleaning, polishing and sealing can begin. I have all the necessary equipment and products but it is raining outside so it won’t be this morning. I was hoping to get some wax … Continue reading New Cars Have Arrived!