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2015-2017 Nissan Leaf and 2014-2015, 2017 Sentra: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Mon May 01 13:51:21 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 25,000 model-year 2015-17 Nissan Leaf electric cars, and model-year 2014 and 2015-17 Sentra sedans The Problem: Due to a manufacturing error within the airbag inflators, the passenger frontal airbag may not properly deploy in a crash,… Read More

2015-2017 Nissan Leaf and 2014-2015, 2017 Sentra: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Mon May 01 13:51:21 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 25,000 model-year 2015-17 Nissan Leaf electric cars, and model-year 2014 and 2015-17 Sentra sedans The Problem: Due to a manufacturing error within the airbag inflators, the passenger frontal airbag may not properly deploy in a crash,… Read More

Fast Five: The Week in Quirky Car News

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 24 15:24:45 GMT-06:00 2017

5. Too Racy! CARS.COM — Popularly thought of as a sport primarily followed by rural, Southern Americans with rural, Southern values, NASCAR fans expressed outrage this week over the racy outfits worn by the Monster Energy girls. Images of the… Read More

Heading to Canada? Drive One of These

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Nov 04 05:30:45 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — It's been a long, arduous and contentious election season, but take heart my fellow Americans — as Tuesday's presidential election approaches fast, we are in the home stretch. And for many of you out there, depending on who… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Will Offer 238 Miles of Range

By Fred Meier on Tue Sep 13 10:22:19 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet says its 2017 Bolt electric vehicle will offer an EPA-estimated 238 miles of range. That gives it bragging rights over the 215 miles Tesla has projected for the base model of its rival Model 3 small EV… Read More

Report: 2017 Ford Focus Electric Aims for 110 Miles of Range

By Fred Meier on Mon Aug 22 11:35:02 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Ford Focus Electric will get a bigger 33.5-kilowatt-hour battery that will make its range more competitive with the best-selling Nissan Leaf EV's longer range and the coming Hyundai Ioniq EV. It still will sit well below the range… Read More

2013-2015 Nissan Leaf Air-Conditioning Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on Wed Jul 20 00:15:57 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM The problem: The air conditioning may malfunction or perform poorly thanks to a defective high-pressure air-conditioning refrigerant hose and steel line assembly. Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2013 Nissan Leaf 2014 Nissan Leaf 2015 Nissan Leaf See More Service… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Nissan Leaf, Sentra

By Tom Torbjornsen on Wed Jul 13 09:21:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 4,300 model-year 2016 Nissan Leaf electric vehicles manufactured between Feb. 24 and March 23, 2016, and Sentra sedans manufactured between Feb. 9 and March 4, 2016 The Problem: The wiring harness connector may disconnect from the… Read More

Nissan Works Toward 200-Mile Electric Vehicle Range

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Jun 21 12:33:19 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — As automakers from Tesla to GM announce 200-mile electric cars for the masses, the Nissan Leaf could be close behind. Kazuo Yajima, who directs the electric-vehicle and engineering division at Nissan, told Autoblog at an EV convention in Montreal… Read More

2016 Nissan Leaf: Autocross Video

By Mike Hanley on Thu Jun 02 10:47:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — When you think about cars you'd like to take for a few hot laps around the racetrack, we're gonna go out on a limb and say the 2016 Nissan Leaf isn't among the first to spring to mind… Read More

Nissan's Massive Airbag Recall: What Owners Need to Know

By Kelsey Mays on Fri Apr 29 15:44:25 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Nissan just recalled 3.2 million cars in the U.S. for passenger-side airbags that may fail to deploy because of a faulty occupant sensor. The affected pool of cars includes a number of popular Nissan models. Related: Recall Alert:… Read More