Nissan Pulsar Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Nissan Pulsar reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Why does the gear stick randomly go into reverse in my 2013 Nissan Pulsar?
I have a six-speed manual 2013 Nissan Pulsar. Occasionally the gear stick will not go into reverse although the other gears work well. I took it to a mechanic who has quoted $2200 for a full clutch ...Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2005: Why is there a banging sound when I start the car?
I have a Nissan Pulsar 2005. When I start the car there's a banging sound that gets worse if I rev it. What could this be? Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2002: Why is it revving while the car is idling?
What would cause my 2002 Nissan Pulsar to rev up and back down while the car is idling? Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2014: Why is my car leaking coolant?
My 2014 Nissan Pulsar has been regularly serviced by a Nissan dealer and is now leaking coolant. Should a heater core, if involved, last longer than this? Read more
Nissan Pulsar 1999: What models have the same auto transmission?
What models have the same auto transmission as the 1999 Nissan Pulsar? Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2004: Stalling problems
After travelling 20 km my 2004 Nissan Pulsar stalled while stopped at traffic lights. It took two goes to get it started again, then no problems. I drove a further 25km and was fine, but this is the ...Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2013: Why won't it shift into reverse?
I have a 2013 Nissan Pulsar manual transmission that’s done 31,000 km. I can't select reverse, but the other gears are fine. Simply won't shift into reverse. Problem exists both with engine running ...Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2003: Ignition problems
Been having ignition problems with my Nissan Pulsar 2003. Took the car to the mechanic’s after the check engine light came on. If the car starts the first time it's great, but if it doesn't I don't ...Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2001: Check engine light
In late-December I was driving my 2001 Nissan Pulsar Q sedan up a gradual incline with the A/C on, and soon noticed that the "check engine" warning light had come on.I slowed down and turned off the ...Read more
Nissan Pulsar 2002: Where is the throttle body?
Where is the throttle body located on a 2002 N16 Nissan Pulsar? Read more
Is my car running on bad fuel?
I partially filled up my 2001 Nissan Pulsar last week, and ever since it seems to be running roughly. It noticeably shudders at start-up and when stopped, as well as being sluggish to accelerate. ...Read more
Have you come across any faulty rear subframes on new Nissan Pulsar ST purchased 2016?
We purchased a brand new Nissan Pulsar ST in 2016 and it has just had its second warranty check and has been found to have a faulty rear subframe. Can you tell me if you have come across any of these ...Read more
Used Nissan Pulsar review: 2012-2017
Nissan made the questionable decision to drop the well-known Pulsar in 2006 in favour of the Tiida. But stalled sales saw the Japanese brand revive the Pulsar nameplate in 2012. Read more
Used Nissan Pulsar review: 1995-2000
The N15 Pulsar was an all-new, fully imported, fifth-generation model that arrived on these shores in 1995.Compared to its popular predecessor it was longer and wider, which together with a longer ...Read more
Used Nissan Pulsar review: 2000-2006
While Nissan stuck with what had been a very successful nameplate in Australia and continued to use the Pulsar badge for its new N16 model, it was renamed the Bluebird Sylphy in its homeland. ...Read more
Used Nissan Pulsar review: 1991-1995
So highly rated was the N14 Nissan Pulsar that one leading Australian motoring magazine gave it equal car-of-the-year status with the high performance Honda NSX sports car. Read more
My Nissan Pulsar keeps on cutting out
My 2002 Nissan Pulsar cuts out while driving at first. It will start straight away, but then each time it cuts out it takes longer to restart. Read more
How to get Nissan to replace/refund my 2013 Pulsar?
I have a 2013 Nissan Pulsar and in the past year I have had the CVT transmission replaced three times. Nissan has provided me an extended warranty as the normal warranty expires this year, however ...Read more
When is it recommended to change the transmission fluid
I have a 2014 Nissan Pulsar sedan and its 80,000 km service was done by a Nissan dealer, but I was not comfortable with what he commented. Before I booked it in, they said this was a major service ...Read more
Faulty temperature gauge on 2001 Nissan Pulsar
I have just purchased a 2001 Nissan Pulsar Q sedan as a first car, and for the most part I am extremely happy with it. One anomaly I have noticed however is that the temperature gauge tends to ...Read more