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I have an 06 nissan micra which keeps losing power in 5th on

motorway hills and its near... Show More
motorway hills and its near imposible to overtake
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
Satisfied Customers: 21860
Experience: BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
replied 1 year ago.
Hello this sounds like a lack of fuel and could be a lack of fuel pressure from the electrical pump at the tank. If the connections to the pump are corroded or damaged then the pump could stop at any time or could not be running at full speed. Check that its relay switches in and out and the relay contacts are clean and bright – replace the relay if in any doubt and do the same for the fuse,Ideally measure the pressure at the injectors and if this is low check the pump as described and also consider changing the fuel filter as if this partially blocked this too will reduce pressure.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago.
thankyou
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago.
thanx
Matt, Mechanical Engineer replied 1 year ago.

no problem

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