• 28Feb
    Categories: DuPont, Nissan, Zytel Comments: 0

    Nylon resins from DuPont Minlon and Zytel are now being utilized for the front cover and rocker on Nissan Pathfinder’s turbo diesel engine model. This is showcased in one of the first commercial samples of under-the-hood metals replacement by Nissan in one of their European operation.

    The parts offer best performance when measuring rigidity, dimensional stability, and strength. These are vital for ensuring an excellent seal to protect the valve control system and to avoid leaking of lubricating oil. The resins can withstand temperatures of up to 150 degrees Celsius during. It can also endure contact with hot oils or chemicals.

    DuPont Nissan

    The parts were built by DuPont purchasers in Spain with the company’s applications development and enhancement assistance.

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