How the 2023 Nissan Z Takes What’s Old and Makes It New Again

September 10th, 2021 by
A blue 2023 Nissan Z is shown from the front driving.

What’s old is new again, and what’s new is inspired by the evolution of what’s old. That seems to be the general philosophy that resonates throughout the creative design concepts of the 2023 Nissan Z. This happens to be Nissan’s premier production sports car for the new model year and will be hitting Joliet car…

When’s the Right Time to Buy New Tires?

September 10th, 2021 by
A gloved mechanic adjusts a tire during a Joliet tire service.

Although you should get new tires any time they need to be replaced, in general, the best month to buy tires is either October or April. While some parts of the country might not need to worry about different tires for different seasons, we have plenty of rough weather to deal with here in Illinois….

Reasons Why Routine Maintenance is Important

August 13th, 2021 by
A mechanic is showing a customer brakes during an Illinois Nissan service.

It would be nice if there weren’t anything you had to do for your vehicle after you buy it. Unfortunately, cars, trucks, and SUVs are a lot like children, they need regular checkups, and sometimes something goes wrong that requires you to seek out an Illinois Nissan Service center for maintenance or repairs. That might be…

Here’s What The 2021 Nissan Rogue Trims Have To Offer

August 13th, 2021 by
A gold 2021 Nissan Rough is shown parked in a driveway after leaving a Nissan Rogue dealership.

The 2021 Nissan Rogue has undergone a major refresh for the model year, managing to maintain its position on the market as an affordable crossover SUV with a fresh new look. The redesign is more than just about an overhauled fascia and exterior; it’s about completely redefining what the SUV has to offer in the…

What Tire Treadwear Ratings Mean

July 9th, 2021 by
Four rows of tires are waiting to be sold at Chicagoland tire shop.

When you visit a Chicagoland tire shop for new tires, you may see a specification known as the treadwear rating. A treadwear rating, generally in the form of a three-digit number preceding the abbreviation “TW,” is essentially a rough approximation of how soft and sticky the rubber of a tire is. As a rule of…

Nissan Charges into the Future With the All-Electric Ariya SUV

July 9th, 2021 by
A bronze 2022 Nissan Ariya is shown from the side under a cloudy sky.

Alternative energy vehicles were once a major compromise, costing drivers a great deal of money for a vehicle that was often cramped, underpowered, and lacking in quality finishes. These early electric vehicles (EVs) were strictly utilitarian. But one automaker decided to make no such compromises in building a Nissan EV. This is what the designers…

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All-Wheel Drive and Advanced Safety in the Dynamic Nissan Altima

June 11th, 2021 by
A red 2021 Nissan Altima is driving through a city at night.

It is time to visit your local Nissan Altima dealer. The dynamic 2021 Altima is here – a midsize sedan that reinvigorates a segment slowly being chipped away by America’s obsession with crossovers. If you’re not one of those drivers who’s smitten with the SUV body style, you’ll love the agility, performance, and sleek styling…

All About Brakes: How to Tell When Your Brakes Are Bad

June 11th, 2021 by
A close up shows a Nissan brake service being done by a gloved mechanic.

You’re probably well aware of when the oil needs to be changed in your vehicle or what to do when your tire pressure is low, but do you know how to tell when your brakes are bad? Modern vehicles are usually equipped with in-vehicle alerts that tell you when it’s time to change your oil…

Two New Nissan Redesigns For 2022

May 14th, 2021 by
A red 2022 Nissan Pathfinder is parked on a mountain after leaving Joliet car dealers.

The Nissan Pathfinder and Frontier have been present on the lot of Joliet car dealers for some years without any facelift, slowly looking more and more archaic with each passing generation. With so many different makes of midsize trucks and three-row SUVs in the market, Nissan needed to do something, anything, to stand out. That…

Posted in Joliet Car Dealers

Nissan Maintenance 101: How to Keep Your Car in Top Shape

May 14th, 2021 by
A mechanic is checking the oil level during a Nissan maintenance.

Nissan offers an outstanding selection of vehicles, such as the roomy but stylish Rogue SUV and the sporty and efficient Altima sedan. Nissan is famous for cars that include fast and responsive powertrains, stylish designs, and comfortable cabins – all at an affordable price. However, even the best cars can show signs of damage over…

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