Why Should You Get A Crossover?

Getting a crossover vehicle means getting a vehicle with greater efficiency. Some people are not as focused on that at the moment as gas prices are low, but that won’t last forever. It is very nice to get extra mileage from any vehicle that you decide to get involved with. Who wants to spend more at the pump than they have to?

Savvy shoppers also like to look for a crossover vehicle because of the price tag on it. Many of them come in around $20,000 for the base models. That is a much more affordable option than…

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Used Car Buying Tips for Beginners

Used car buying is becoming more and more popular as the years roll on. As such, it is important to know what to look for when buying used to get the best purchase for your hard-earned money.

When buying a used car, be sure to do your research, both on the vehicle you want and the dealership you want to purchase from. Once you've picked a trustworthy dealer, go in for a visit. Be sure to look the used vehicle over, and take it out for a test drive. Don't be timid or overly concerned that you are…

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Tires Are Damaged: How Can You Tell?

There are always some signs that tires need to be replaced before they get to the point of absolutely needing to be changed out. You need to look at things like cords showing on the tires, damage to the sidewall, and a whole lot more. All of those are potential signs that the tire is wearing out and should be changed right away.

The thing about getting new tires is that many people don’t want to do it right off the bat. They want to wait as long as possible because they don’t want to eat the cost…

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Eyes that See For You

A blind spot monitor is sensor- or radar-based technology that warns drivers who are changing lanes if a vehicle is at their side, but invisible to them.

A blind spot is the precarious position where the drivers' side view mirrors cannot perceive lateral traffic. Some motorists look over their shoulders to compensate for this loss of visibility, and this measure is mostly effective. However, more than 300 deaths per year relating to blind spot accidents indicate that not all efforts work. 

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What You Don't Know About Dash Cameras

Learn quickly that a dash camera is the only thing that will keep you safe while out on the busy and often dangerous roads. This is a lesson you must commit to memory for the simple fact that those cameras have helped so many remain safe already, and they will help you also as long as you accept the fact that this is what they are there for.

The typical dash camera is not very expensive, but it carries with it a lot of weight in terms of its value in the event of an accident. 

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These Car Care Tips Are Important in Spring

Nissan of Chattanooga East wants you to know how important it is to maintain your car care and maintenance all year round. We also want you to know that spring is a good time to get all your vehicle service caught up and start fresh.

You might want to greet the warm months with a trip to our vehicle service center for a checkup. Before you start taking those trips it pays to check your tires for wear. Maybe they need to be rotated. When was your car's last oil change? These are things you need to be thinking…

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Don't Neglect The Brake Pads on Your Car or Truck

At Nissan of Chattanooga East we service many cars and trucks. Among the most common problems we encounter are worn brake pads. We want to help you understand the function of your brake pads and why keeping them in good working order is important to your entire braking system.

Brake pads create friction against the rotor when you press the brake pedal. This friction is what brings your car to a stop. Brake pads that are in need of replacement can make a grinding or growling noise when the brakes are applied. It is important that you handle the issue…

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Discover Surprising Performance Benefits Provided By The Nissan LEAF

If you've never driven an electric car before, you're in for a real treat. This is especially true for Chattanooga drivers who find themselves behind the wheel of the Nissan LEAF. This increasingly popular EV boasts an efficient, all-electric design that makes it just as fun to operate as it is economical and environmentally friendly. At Nissan of Chattanooga East, we're dedicated to helping motorists understand just how beneficial this automobile can actually be.

The Nissan LEAF Offers A Smooth, Quiet Ride

Absent of an internal combustion engine, the...

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Is It Time for an Exhaust Check-Up?

Many people are under the impression that their muffler and exhaust system are for the purpose of reducing noise. This is one thing that it does, but there is much more to it than that. A faulty exhaust system can cause your car to fail to start. That is why having it inspected regularly is an important part of the maintenance routine.

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Simple Ways to Reduce the Risk of Your Vehicle Being Stolen

As a vehicle owner, it's important that you take good care of your vehicle. This will ensure that you have your vehicle for many years to come. When it comes to protecting your vehicle from theft, there are some very simple ways that you can keep criminals away from your investment.

It's important that you don't make your vehicle a target for theft. If you hop out of your vehicle to mail a letter or run into a store, you shouldn't leave it running. This is a major security concern.  

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