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  • Larger Titan gives Nissan an edge

    If you want to play with the big boys in the truck segment, you need, well, a big pickup, and until now Nissan has been out of the game with lackluste ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 1:54 pm
  • Dual-clutch automatic transmission causes hesitation

    It has to be frustrating to have an almost new vehicle that isn’t running optimally, but far worse to not know what to do to get it fixed.
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 8:49 am
  • Winter tires vs. all-season tires

    If you live in Illinois, you know you need a winter coat. That’s a no-brainer. As for winter tires, ...
    Nov. 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Diesel engines have specific maintenance needs

    Caring for a vehicle with a diesel engine isn’t the same as maintaining the engine in a gas-powered one. Recently, a Douglas Automotive customer purch ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 8:08 am
  • Use proper technique to change transmission fluid

    Douglas McAllister, longtime owner of Douglas Automotive, answers many questions from customers, including some that pertain to prior service elsewher ...
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • Nissan Armada regroups with value-added model

    Full-size SUV fans will like most of what’s new on the 2017 Nissan Armada. It’s big, brawny and has lots of pizazz in the form of raw torque to get ac ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Fall car care month

    You may not be able to turn a pumpkin into a magnificent carriage like the fairy godmother did in Cinderella, but the expert technicians at Gary Lang ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 7:11 am
  • Most vehicles have two air filters

    OnStar offers excellent diagnostic, emergency, navigation and security features, but also can be confusing.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 1:23 pm
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