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Exploring the road ahead in your Maxima SR

What features does the Maxima SR have? It’s a common question that we get here at Route 46 Nissan on this popular luxury sedan.

The 2018 Maxima SR utilizes a dynamics-control module that aids in the performance and handling of your sedan. What does this mean for your drive?

The system can handle braking on an individual wheel basis for added steering controls on curves. It can also anticipate your braking needs so that you can have a smoother deceleration and avoid sudden stops.

The Maxima SR also features an advanced suspension tuned for the performance you expect from…

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Jam Out in the 2018 Nissan Altima

If music and entertainment are important to you in a car, you'll be happy to know that the 2018 Nissan Altima is available with impressive technology. Nissan offers a robust sound system and infotainment center so that you can experience media the way you want to.

On the center console is a touchscreen infotainment display. It's bright, responsive, and easy to use. You can easily tune in to your favorite radio station, connect your phone to stream music, or access a library of useful apps. If you want to make the most out of your music selection, a…

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Nissan Titan: A High-Performance Pickup for High Performance Drivers

This Nissan Titan is one of the most popular full-size pickup trucks on the market for a reason. This durable, high-strength truck has all the performance capabilities drivers look for in a truck, from its V8 gas engine to its towing capacity.

Without a high-powered engine, even the most rugged pickup won't pass muster. Fortunately, the Nissan Titan comes standard with a V8 gas engine that delivers 390 horsepower. The engine's many great features enhance the truck's performance and efficiency, including the variable valve event and the 4-valve-per-cylinder design. 

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Nissan Rogue Performance Features You'll Love


Most people have seen the new Nissan Rogue. It's one of the top compact SUVs on the market and has received considerably high ratings for safety and interior design. The performance features that drivers love the most include the sport-mode button and driver assistance features that have the latest technology.

The Rogue was designed for fuel economy. You'll get about 28 mpg on average on the highway with this SUV. Nissan placed a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine in the compact SUV that provides 170-horsepower. If you want an extra boost, you can always go into sport-mode...
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Nissan Pathfinder Delivers Performance

The Pathfinder has long been synonymous with space and comfort. However, the seven-passenger SUV also packs the performance. The Pathfinder comes standard with the 3.5L direct-injection gasoline or DIG V6 engine that provides 284 horsepower and 259 pounds of foot torque. You can easily tow up to 6,000 pounds with ease and get impressive fuel economy. Whether you are traveling in the middle of winter on snowy roads, during summer on rough roads, up or down hills, the intelligent 4x4 technology enables you to select the driving mode that best fits the situation. 

 

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Nissan Maxima Interior

Shopping for a new vehicle can bring about a lot of decisions. Once you start looking you realize all of the different features that you have to consider. In addition to the amount of power that is under the hood, safety features and exterior design, you have to think about what you want in a vehicle's interior. The Nissan Maxima is a vehicle that has a lot of thought behind it when it comes to the comfort of the interior as well as the functionality.

Nissan has ensured that when you are driving you have all of the necessary…

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Using Rock Salt With Sand Can Reduce Your Risk Of Slipping And Falling This Winter


One of the worst parts of the winter is the snow and the ice. Every year about one million Americans will slip and fall on it, 17,000 of them will suffer fatal injuries according to the CDC. The national Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that each year there are about 30,000 fatal automobile accidents in America.

With the danger presented by the ice and the snow, taking proper precautions is extremely prudent. Sodium chloride rock salt is a fantastic ally to have, working fast to melt away the snow and the ice. The only drawback with the salt…
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What Does Your Vehicle's Transfer Case Do?

A transfer case is a component found in all-wheel drive vehicle. If you notice grinding sounds or slippage when shifting from all-wheel drive to front-wheel drive, it may be time to bring your vehicle in for an inspection.

The transfer case is designed to transfer the engine's energy from the front and rear axles and handles the transition from AWD and FWD mode. It's a reliable part of your vehicle, but problems can develop with the transfer case as your vehicle ages if its lubricant isn't replaced with clean fluid when it should be.

 

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Tire Inspections Give Clear Indications for Replacement


Unfortunately, tires do not last forever. At some point, even with proper maintenance, they will need to be replaced. But how do you know when the time has come to make an investment in new tires?

A common way to determine if the tire tread has reached the safety limit is to use a penny to measure the depth of each tire. If the faced down head of Lincoln can still be seen, then typically it means that the tires are below a safety standard and need to be replaced. While inspecting each tire, look for any bubbles in the…
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Proper Tire Pressure Keeps Your Vehicle Connected to the Road


You worry about certain aspects of your vehicle, and then you let other aspects slide. You do not always think about the tires on the vehicle and the amount of air that you have used to inflate them. Proper tire pressure is important if you want to connect with the road in the right way.

If your tires are not inflated enough, they can drag on the road in a way that could cause real issues. If your tires are inflated with too much air, they will not touch the road in the way that they are supposed to and…
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