Tag: Nissan

29 Posts

Japanese roadsters and sportscars
Nov 30, 2016

Dependable Fun: Three Bargain Japanese Roadsters

Jim Motavalli

The Mazda Miata, Toyota MR-2 Spyder and Nissan 350Z Roadster all offer reliable rides--driving fun without the headaches of the MGs, Triumphs and Lotuses of old.

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1966 Datsun 1600 Fairlady roadster
Nov 28, 2016

Divine Intervention and a 1966 Datsun 1600

Guest Bloggers

What brought you and your car together? Fate? Divine intervention? Or just a really good sale?

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Are SUVs a good choice for seniors?
Oct 27, 2016

Are SUVs the Best Choice for Seniors? Maybe Not.

Jim Motavalli

A bum knee makes me appreciate cars with easy entrance and exit. Not like my Miata, which I fall into with a loud plop.

seniors driver height Nissan Pathfinder

Buying used Nissan Pathfinders.
Aug 29, 2016

Nissan Pathfinder - Buy This Year, Not That One!

Car Talk Car Complaints

The Nissan Pathfinder can be a great used vehicle, but some years come with problems. We can point you in the right direction.

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Jun 06, 2016

Inside Nissan's Hidden, Wacky Heritage Collection

Jim Motavalli

Where do old concept cars go when they retire? In Nissan's case, to the basement of a Nashville car museum. It's very special buried treasure.

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Nissan Altima ignition problems
Nov 01, 2015

This Week's Turd of the Week?

Car Talk Car Complaints

Don’t get some Nissan Altima owners started about their cars. But if you could get their cars started for them, that would be good.

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Nissan Juke paint options
Apr 22, 2015

The Nissan Juke: Horoscope Edition

Guest Bloggers

In which one of our guest bloggers has a little too much fun with the Nissan Color Studio. 

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Nissan Xterra gauges freeze up
Aug 20, 2014

What's Ailing Nancy's Gauges?

Dear Car Talk

The gauges in Nancy's 2000 Nissan Xterra keep freezing up. Tom and Ray have a diagnosis for Nancy. Find out what they say (and why she's not going to like it) right here.

gauges Nissan Xterra

Jul 11, 2014

Nissan Leaf Charging: It's Free!

Jim Motavalli

More stations at work and shopping centers means that half of all Leaf charging is public now, confounding the predictions. Jim Motavalli has the latest on free, public EV charging networks. 

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