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Even More Ways You Can Get Your Nissan Ready for Winter in Calgary

 

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We all know how intense Calgary winters can be. And with that in mind, it's vitally important to prepare you vehicle. We shared some ways to get your Nissan ready for winter in our last post, and we're back with a few more ways to winterize your ride.

  • Winter tires: Summer tires are engineered for exactly that... summer. Winter tires, on the other hand, are engineered to withstand cold temps and grip on snowy roads. Have a set of winter tires mounted onto…
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How to Get Your Nissan Ready for Winter in Calgary

 

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Now that winter is quickly approaching, it's time to think about how to get your Nissan ready in Calgary. Will you be ready for the snowy roads? Here are a few things we here at Royal Oak Nissan suggest:

  • Battery test: The extreme cold can kill a weak battery. Have your battery tested to make sure it's strong enough for the new season, and replace it if needed.
  • Oil change: Likewise, cold temperatures can exacerbate already existent engine problems.
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Why Should You Consider a Used Vehicle in Calgary?

When you start shopping for a vehicle, remember that a brand new one isn't your only option. Especially if you're shopping on a budget, a used vehicle could be exactly what you're looking for in Calgary. Believe it or not, used vehicles can actually be an incredibly smart automotive purchase.

Why should you consider buying a used vehicle? Two reasons: value retention and affordability.

Value retention: New vehicles have plenty of advantages, but value retention isn't one of them because they can lose up to 19% of their value in just the first year alone.

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Nissan Scores Big in the 2017 J.D. Power APEAL Study

An unappealing vehicle makes driving feel like a chore in Calgary. So what's the cure for a boring daily commute? A new Nissan model from Royal Oak Nissan. How do we know? Because Nissan scored big in the 2017 J.D. Power APEAL Study with a 27 point improvement, and a jump of eight spots from last year.

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Buying vs. Leasing: What's the Difference?

 

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The fun part about shopping for new vehicles in Calgary is dreaming about the possibilities of every Nissan model you research and test drive. But understanding your finance options can be a lot less fun. We'll try to make it easier by explaining the basic differences between buying a new Nissan and leasing a new Nissan.

Buying a New Nissan

Not to state the obvious, but when you buy a new Nissan, you own it! You can drive it as much as you want…

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Five Nissan Models Win 2017 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

If there's ever been any doubt that owners love their Nissan vehicles, it's been put to bed. How do we know? Five Nissan models were named winners of the 2017 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA), making Nissan this year's most awarded brand. Here's your chance to join the ranks of satisfied drivers in Calgary.

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Part Ways With Aftermarket Parts in Calgary

When you have a repair on deck for your Nissan, you don't want to use just any part. Part ways with the aftermarket parts you found from a random website, and reach for genuine Nissan parts from Royal Oak Nissan.

Why should you use genuine Nissan parts instead of aftermarkets? Say you're replacing your alternator; you just want to replace it once, right? Well, with an aftermarket alternator, you don't actually know how good it'll be until it fails sooner than you think.

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The 2017 Nissan Armada Wins the Popular Mechanics SUV of the Year Title

Nissan is getting used to winning. Along with top awards from MotorWeek, Autobytel, U.S. News & World Report, Kelley Blue Book, and Cars.com, we can add Popular Mechanics to the list. The 2017 Nissan Armada has won the SUV of the Year title in Popular Mechanics' annual Automotive Excellence Awards. Here's yet another opportunity for Calgary drivers to get behind the wheel of an award winning vehicle.

Every year, the Popular Mechanics editorial staff drives every vehicle in every segment, and choose their favorites as Automotive Excellence winners.

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Nissan Certified Pre-Owned Offers Added Security on the Road in Calgary

We've covered before all the benefits that used vehicles offer, like value and affordability. But what if you want to add a little extra security into the mix? That's where Nissan Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) comes in. The Nissan CPO program makes a used vehicle purchase from Royal Oak Nissan even better.

What are the added benefits of a Nissan CPO vehicle?

  • Every Nissan CPO vehicle has passed a 155 point-inspection to make sure it meets our high standard for quality and durability.
  • You get a CarProof history report, so that you know your Nissan CPO vehicle's background…
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