BIG NEWS FROM NISSAN
It's been a big week for Nissan news. First, Nissan showed off a new concept car at the Detroit Auto Show. Known as the Nissan XMotion, this crossover looks straight out of 1990's Total Recall. Hard lines and angles make up the body of the XMotion. The interior boasts a heavy use of red and wooden features reminiscent of Japanese interior design.
COULD YOUR CAR BE POWERING YOUR HOME IN THE NEAR FUTURE?
How would you feel if your vehicle could help power your home? Or a city? Nissan and Japanese Energy Companies, KEPCO and Sumitomo, have teamed up to create a what they are referring to as a "virtual power plant."
THE LATEST NISSAN TECHNOLOGY ISN’T JUST DRIVERLESS CARS
Nissan is consistently ahead of the curve. They recently revealed an impressive technology straight out of the Jetsons. At a time when driverless cars are dominating the conversation, Nissan is still paying attention to the driver. The tech is known is B2V, that's Brain-to-Vehicle.
WHAT YOU SHOULD BE DOING FOR YOUR CAR ANNUALLY
The new year is here which means a whole year ahead of your car. That is a lot of time for something to go wrong with your car so here are a few key things to check annually.
THE 2018 NISSAN SENTRA
The Nissan Sentra is a whole lot of bang for your buck, a lot of car in a compact package. That isn't to say that the Sentra is cramped. The 2018 Nissan Sentra seats 5 comfortably with ample head and leg room, 39.4 and 42.5 inches respectively. That's more than the 2018 Honda Civic, 2018 Hyundai Elantra, and 2018 Toyota Corolla.
IS YOUR CAR TELLING YOU IT’S TIME FOR A SERVICE?
You car has more than a few ways of letting you know that it needs to be serviced. Sounds, sights, and smells are your first signals that you need to let a professional take a look at your vehicle. Here are some of the most recognizable signs that your car needs to be serviced.
BLACK FRIDAY SALES EVENT AT METRO NISSAN OF MONTCLAIR
Thanksgiving is almost here and so is Black Friday! Pair your turkey with a brand new Nissan from Metro Nissan of Montclair.
HOW TO STAY SAFEST WHEN DRIVING IN THE RAIN
With cloudy weather comes rain. Driving in the rain is undoubtedly more risky than driving in dry conditions. In fact, the safest way to drive in the rain is to wait for the rain to pass. However, that isn't always possible so we have a few invaluable tips to help you drive in the rain.
REPLACING A FLAT TIRE IN AN EMERGENCY
A flat tire on the road is a quick way to cut a short trip if you don't know how to change it. We are here to save you towing costs with our step-by-step instructions on changing your flat tire.
HOW TO JUMP START A BATTERY
By jumping a battery we don't mean taking a running leap over it. We are talking about when you turn your key and your car doesn't cooperate so you need a jump. It is an easy process that could get you out a jam in the future.
THE IMPORTANCE OF TIRE ROTATIONS
Your tires take a lot of wear on the road. Through all the turning, braking, accelerating, and skidding, they feel a lot on the road. To keep them in better shape on the road you should get them rotated routinely. Rotating tires consists of removing them from the vehicle and switching the axles that they are on. For example, moving the rear driver-side tire to the front passenger side.
METRO NISSAN OF MONTCLAIR’S ROAD TRIP MUST-HAVES
We feel that everyone should go on at least one epic road trip in their lives. Down here in Southern California you have the entire rest of the country to see with a well-navigated trip. Head to Florida and swing through Austin. Head to New York with a stop in Chicago. Visit Seattle after a detour in San Francisco. The fun of a road trip can be squished without the right tools.
SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED FOR DRIVER-LESS CARS?
Besides being on the forefront of the electric car market, Nissan is busy working toward a future with driver-less cars. The idea that was once so foreign is making strides into a viable future, but should you be excited to take your hands off the wheel?
SPARK PLUGS: A SMALL PART WITH A BIG JOB!
When's the last time you had your spark plugs replaced? Unless it was fairly recent you probably have no idea. It's not commonly brought up by mechanics during a routine oil change. That's because we tend to forget about these important little plugs until there is a problem.
CAR COLOR: WHAT IT SAYS ABOUT YOU
Recently, Nissan has stated that drivers are choosing "the wrong vehicle color for their personality type." This got us thinking, with so many colors to choose from, what does your color choice say about you? The reasoning behind it goes into color psychology, the idea that certain colors reflect psychological motivations and subliminal feelings.
BITE INTO GREAT DEALS FOR NATIONAL CHEESEBURGER DAY
Happy National Cheeseburger Day! It's a day that comes once a year and it is time to celebrate. Luckily, some great, SoCal restaurants are throwing great events with greater deals for the day.Wayback Burger in Los Angeles is putting on a contest where the fastest to eat their Triple Triple Burger, that's 9 patties, will win $3,330. If you have what it takes then make the drive and win some cash.