Posts Tagged Leaf

Nissan Leaf DC/DC Converter decoded

Nissan LEAF DC/DC Converter Decoded – Video

Jim, an EV enthusiast from Washington state, recently worked with the Nissan LEAF DC/DC converter used for charging the 12 V AUX battery from the high voltage battery. By presenting and describing such materials, another door opens for all of those who would like use OEM stuff in their own…

12 hours ago by Mark Kane 6


Nissan LEAF And Chevy Volt Go On A Camping Trip

No, that’s not the start of a lame joke.  Rather, it’s what took place a week prior to Labor Day, 2014.  I decided to go try the you’re-not-really-camping activity of car camping at Wellesely Island State Park, NY nestled within the Thousand Islands at the border of the United States…

6 days ago by Eric Cote 39

Nissan LEAF Celebrates 4th Birthday

Happy 4th Birthday Nissan LEAF

It’s time to sing that song that’s considered the most popular in all of the world: Happy Birthday to You, Happy Birthday to You, Happy Birthday dear Nissan LEAF, Happy Birthday to You! Here’s to you Nissan LEAF for 4 wonderful years of existence.

7 days ago by Eric Loveday 6

The Chase Is On

Nissan LEAF Busts Hit And Run Driver – Video

As seen in this dashcam video, a Nissan LEAF owner follows an erratic driver.  The LEAF owner discovers that the driver he’s following was involved in a hit and run. The video is rather uneventful, but as it turns out, one of the officers requested this dashcam footage for use…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 32

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Nissan Agrees To Replace Faulty LEAF

In mid-November, The Guardian posted an article on a faulty Nissan LEAF in which the owner was seeking replacement from Nissan. As the story goes, Nissan was initially reluctant to replace the lemony LEAF, but eventually the automaker did what’s right. Essentially, a LEAF owner sent The Guardian a letter,…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 3

World's Cleanest Car

World’s Cleanest Car Debuts At LA Auto Show

It was one of the debuts we missed at the 2014 LA Auto Show, but luckily the NRG eVgo team captured it on camera. Feast your eyes on this Nissan LEAF, dubbed the world’s cleanest car. Why the world’s cleanest?  Well, it’s zero emissions, but that’s not why. This particular…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 0

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Dealer Compares Nissan LEAF To Chevy Volt – Video

Some dealerships seem willing to go to extremes to knock on the competition.  That’s true of Nissan of Bowie, creator of this video. The dealership, in trying to emphasize the LEAF’s strong points as compared to the Chevy Volt, really messes it up. The LEAF’s “useful cruising range” of 84 miles…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 13

Nissan LEAF Sales In Japan – September 2014

Nissan LEAF Sales Surge To Almost 7,000 In September

After releasing data on the largest missing puzzle piece – the Japanese figure for Nissan LEAF sales in September – we can finally note a new world record. Nissan delivered last month almost 7,000 electric cars. Everything began with a strong 2,881 in the U.S., supported by a record of…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 22