The Nissan Maxima Offers Incredible Performance

High-quality performance is one of the reasons that the 2018 Nissan Maxima is one of the more popular luxury sedans. The Maxima manages to offer great fuel mileage, along with excellent performance.

Featuring a VQ V-6 engine, the Maxima produces 300 horsepower and 261 lb-ft of torque, so you can merge quickly onto the highway and drive with multiple passengers without experiencing a lag in performance. Even though this vehicle has a powerful engine, you’ll still get 21 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway. For a thrilling driving experience, use the…
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The Nissan Altima's Convenient Interior Features

The Nissan Altima is a mid-sized sedan that is a top-seller in the American market. This is a stylish vehicle that is fuel-efficient. The Nissan Altima has an interior design that emphasizes both comfort and convenience for those in the vehicle.

The Nissan Altima has a cabin that is specially designed to have the best acoustics possible. The Altima has a Bose stereo system that has nine speakers placed throughout the car. This gives you a pleasing audio experience. The Altima takes the driver's convenience to heart with its Drive-Assist Display. Navigation directions, caller ID...
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The Nissan Pathfinder Performs Well


If you are searching for a vehicle with room for your children and their friends, consider the Nissan Pathfinder. This popular seven passenger SUV has performance features that help it drive well for you.

If you are looking to use the Nissan Pathfinder to tow your boat or another kind of load, it is important for you to know that this vehicle can offer you up to 6,000 pounds of towing capability. When you are in the Nissan Pathfinder, you can choose the driving mode that is right for you in each driving situation.

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The Nissan Maxima has an Interior You Will Love


The Nissan Maxima is a popular luxury sports sedan and something that you should consider as you are looking for a vehicle to take you around in Flagstaff. If you are searching for something with a nice interior, this is a great vehicle choice for you.

If the temperature of your seat is something that affects your level of comfort, you will be happy to know that the Nissan Maxima gives you the option to have front seats that can both warm up or cool down depending on what you need them to do. The Nissan Maxima gives you the…
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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Possible Roadside Emergency


The best way to minimize any trouble during a roadside emergency is to plan for it long before it might happen. Here are a few things to consider about preparing your vehicle for potential issues with a disabled car.

Keep a couple cans of fix-a-flat in your car just in case a tire goes flat. Now the car will be able to limp to the nearest service station instead of being stuck on the side of the road.

An empty gas can in the trunk will allow someone to get you fuel while you stay with the disabled car and…
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Five Issues That Can Cause a Soft Brake Pedal

Does your brake pedal feel off? Do you have to press hard, virtually to the floor, to get your car to slow? If so, you're experiencing a soft brake pedal, which can put you in danger of causing an accident while driving in Flagstaff.

Several issues can cause your brake pedal to feel soft. Air in the brake line can prevent hydraulic fluid from flowing properly. The brake line could also be damaged, causing hydraulic fluid to leak. Brake calipers can become corroded through usage, also causing brake fluid to leak. Other issues that can result in a spongy…

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How to Jump-Start Another Car

Jump-starting a vehicle is a straightforward process that requires some care. Each end of the cable set consists of one negative and one positive cable. They do transfer electricity from one vehicle to the other, so preventing the ends from touching any other metal surface after you’ve connected one cable is key.

Start with connecting the positive, or red cable, to the positive terminal of the dead battery. It should have a “plus” sign next to it. Move on to the negative, or black cable and connect to the same battery. From there, repeat...

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Tire Pressure Lights

Newer vehicles are equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems or TPMS that constantly monitor the pressure in each tire. Sensors in the wheels in addition to wheel speed and other sensors collect information about tire performance. The data is then transmitted to technology in the dashboard that alerts drivers when pressure falls below or rises above normal. Underinflated tires cause abnormal wear on the outer edges of the tires, which shortens their lifespan.

Drastic climate changes and tire damage are some of the factors that affect tire pressure. Tires lose up to 1.5 pounds...

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Tire Care Tips


We here at Flagstaff Nissan know how overwhelming it can be to think about all of the expenses associated with your new vehicle. It is inevitable that over time, you will need to have routine maintenance done along with occasional repairs in order to protect your investment. Luckily, there are some very simple things you can do in order to lessen the number of repairs that are needed and to lengthen the life of your vehicle.

When it comes to your tires, it is likely you will need to replace them at some point when owning the vehicle. You can…

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Breaking Down The Code Is All You Need To Do To Read Your Tire Size


You may think that you need to work in a tire shop in order to read and understand all those codes on the sidewalls of tires. The truth is, once you figure out how to break the code down it becomes very simple to understand.

For example, a tire with a size code of P235/75R15 printed on the sidewall would translate to:
  • P - Passenger vehicle type tire.
  • 235 - Tire width. This tire is 235 millimeters wide.
  • 75 - Aspect ratio. This tire's height is 75% of its total width.
  • R - Radial construction.
  • 15 - Wheel diameter. This tire would fit…
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