Coming accross frequent noises on your car has a tendency to be upsetting, a motor vehicle is so complex that it is generally hard to determine its origin and even more hard to find the component that motives it. In the event you too have already faced a cold engine noise on your Nissan Note, we can clearly help you. In fact, our team decided to produce this article in order to examine the main motives of an engine that rattles when cold on your Nissan Note. First we will check out engines that is rattling only when starting, then because of improper oil and finally because of glow plugs.


The engine of my Nissan Note is rattling only when starting

If the engine of your Nissan Note generates a cold rattles, especially when starting and which disappear before long afterwards, it is possible that your engine lubrication is at fault. In fact, the oil strainer (the component that sucks up the oil and makes it rise to the top of the engine) can be damaged and therefore take time to make the oil rise when it is still very thick. If this is your case, after a few tens of seconds the engine that slams your Nissan Note should go back to normal operation because the lubrication of the engine will be done normally, make sure examine the condition of the engine.

Engine of my Nissan Note that rattles when cold because of too fluid oil

Another possibility which can justify an engine which cold rattling on your Nissan Note is that during an oil change the choice of oil was not perfect, in reality, engine oils differ on their viscosity, which we will contrast with the “W” value, the higher this value is the thicker the oil will be and vice versa. If a too fluid oil has been picked, it is possible that when cold, the lubrication it allows is not sufficient to limit engine slamming, compare the oil used and the oil advised by the manufacturer, if your engine clicking is strong or if it persists on your Nissan Note, do not hesitate to change it with the right oil.

Engine that rattles when cold on my Nissan Note cause of the glow plugs

If you have a diesel engine, your engine is rattling when cold, and it has difficulty starting when it is cold, it may be your Nissan Note glow plugs that are at the end of their life. In fact, a dead spark plug will cause the associated cylinder not to heat up and will trigger a stronger rattles on an engine Nissan Note, so consider trying out the state of your spark plugs independently using a multimeter, it may be that only one is concerned like all of them. Here, we have described to you, the main factors of an engine that cold slam on a car, do not hesitate to have a look at our page dedicated to your car to find further info on all the breakdowns associated with your motor vehicle.

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