Why is my new Qashqai misfiring?

I have a new Nissan Qashqai 1.6 dci manual. I bought it four months ago and it has 2000 miles on the click. However, last week, it developed a "misfire" usually in fifth gear. This currently happens infrequently but usually once on my 18 mile commute. Have you had any other reports and any suggestions before I take it into the dealer?

Asked on 10 April 2015 by Ian W

Answered by Honest John
One report in August 2014 of intermittent hesitation at 65-70mph, cured by a dealer TSB software upgrade that took two hours to programme in: www.honestjohn.co.uk/carbycar/nissan/qashqai-2014/...d
Similar questions
My 2003 Peugeot 206 1.4 diesel has developed a misfire. I took it to my local garage, but they have not been able to find any fault as the diagnostics machine was unable to establish a connection. Do you...
I have a 2012 Kia Cee’d 1.6 diesel which seems to "misfire" when accelerating between 1500 and 2000rpm. I use it as a driving school car and having it stutter when entering fast moving roundabouts is definitely...
I own a Chrysler Voyager (2000 model). When travelling over 3000rpm, it leaks oil over the top of the dip stick. It has also developed a misfire. Any idea what could be causing this?
Related models
Comfortable to drive with a robust interior, good engines, popularity means lots of choice on the used market.

Value my car