Nissan updated its full-size Maxima sedan for 2019 with lightly refreshed exterior styling, an updated interior, and some new tech and safety features. We last performed a Car Seat Check on the model-year 2016 Maxima, and it got high scores. This new model follows suit thanks to easy-access Latch anchors and ample room for two car seats in its backseat. How many car seats fit … [Read more...] about How Do Car Seats Fit in a 2019 Nissan Maxima?
With the media preview at the 2019 New York International Auto Show having come and gone — here’s everything you might have missed — things on the news front have calmed down quite a bit. This past week featured two bits of coverage from our sister site PickupTrucks.com: The first focuses on using a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 for the sort of everyday towing … [Read more...] about All the Pickup Truck News: Living With a Chevy Silverado, Ford Bets Big on Electrics
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 113,000 model-year 2017-19 Chevrolet Trax SUVs The Problem: A joint in one or both of the front lower-control arms may have been improperly welded. An improperly welded joint may break, resulting in the partial separation of the lower-control arm from the vehicle, which could cause the attached front wheel to toe outward, impacting the … [Read more...] about 2017-2019 Chevrolet Trax: Recall Alert
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 94,000 model-year 2018-19 Acura MDX SUVs and Honda Pilot SUVs; model-year 2019 Acura RLX and RLX Sport Hybrid sedans and TLX sedans; and model-year 2019 Honda Odyssey minivans and Ridgeline pickup trucks The Problem: The timing belt teeth may separate from the belt. Teeth separating from the timing belt could result in an engine stall, … [Read more...] about 94,000 2018-2019 Acura, Honda Vehicles: Recall Alert
Under the 2020 Subaru Outback’s blink-and-you-miss-it new styling unveiled at the 2019 New York International Auto Show is a much refined Outback that significantly improves on the 2019. Subaru has done its best to make that a point, with the kind of hoopla rarely seen these days at auto shows: a woodsy, multilevel, national park-themed display with giant screens, fake … [Read more...] about 12 New Can’t-Miss Things About the 2020 Subaru Outback